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Frederic Lyman papers, 1923-2001

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Lyman (Frederic) Papers
Series II. Miscellaneous professional and personal papers, circa 1923-1975, undated 4.2 linear feet (1 box, 8 flatfile folders)
Series II comprises miscellaneous personal and professional material. Various materials, including Lyman's resume and project lists; examples of his student work from Yale, including material relating to his senior thesis, a rough-hewn wood and stone dairy barn; and reproductions of Lyman's early work as a draftsman for the firms of Copeland, Grant, Chervenak in Seattle and Neutra and Alexander, form the bulk of the series. Also included are a small number of family-related papers.
The series is arranged by type of material.
box folder
7 1 Resume and project lists, circa 1970-1975
Student work, 1950-1953
Includes class assignments and materials related to Lyman's thesis project.
99**-102** Drawings
box folder
7 2 Photographs and photostats of drawings, models and site
Early work for other firms, 1954-1957
97** Work for Copeland, Grant, Chervenak, Seattle, 1954-1955
Portfolio of prints of working drawings, most signed by Lyman, for three apartment buildings, includes title page with photographs.
box folder
7 3 Work for Neutra and Alexander, Los Angeles, 1955-1957
Includes photographs of St. John's College campus, with photographs made by Joseph W. Molitor and Julius Shulman, and photographs of renderings for unidentified projects.
Materials related to Lyman's work with the Los Angeles chapter of the AIA, 1982, undated
box folder
7 4 Papers, undated
Includes letterhead envelope and photograph of Kamnitzer and Cotton(?) project model.
box folder
8 9 "Concepts," 1982
Article published in LA Architect.
104** 360° perspective charts, undated
103** Charts of ratios of national birthrates to per capita incomes after 1970, after 1992
box folder
7 5 Portraits of Lyman, 1971, undated
Photographs by Cory Buckner and Wayne Wilcox.
Family documents, circa 1923-1933, undated
98** Prints of architectural drawing by Frederic P. Lyman II, circa 1923-1933
box folder
19 2 Family photographs, undated
Includes negatives of house of Agnes Partridge, Lyman's maternal grandmother; negatives of young Lyman with friends at Yale (?).

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