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by luther
Tue Sep 01, 2015 3:22 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Kennesaw, GA 1962
Replies: 0
Views: 1182

Kennesaw, GA 1962

http://www.estately.com/listings/info/1294-frey-lake-court-nw--2 https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5832/21048501842_08eac7caca_o.jpg https://farm1.staticflickr.com/626/20437420773_e77948acfe_o.jpg https://farm1.staticflickr.com/607/21032254036_507b7eccd5_o.jpg https://farm1.staticflickr.com/628/210485...
by luther
Thu Jun 11, 2015 2:35 am
Forum: Test Messages
Topic: Wanting to Build an Eichler
Replies: 1
Views: 1416

This site has actual Eichler plans for sale:

http://www.houseplans.com/exclusive/joseph-eichler
by luther
Thu Apr 10, 2014 2:53 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Palm Springs, CA - Elvis’ Honeymoon Retreat - $9,500,000
Replies: 0
Views: 809

Palm Springs, CA - Elvis’ Honeymoon Retreat - $9,500,000

http://www.hiltonhyland.com/listings/1350-ladera-circle-palm-springs-california-92262 http://thealtmanbrothers.com/property/1350-ladera/ http://www.hiltonhyland.com/wp-content/gallery/1350-ladera-circle/LaderaCir_046.jpg http://www.hiltonhyland.com/wp-content/gallery/1350-ladera-circle/LaderaCir_01...
by luther
Fri Dec 27, 2013 6:56 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Case Study 22 Featured in Adam-12?
Replies: 1
Views: 2405

Looks like you're correct! I grabbed this pic off of Netflix. It's a night scene, but you can tell it's CSH 22.

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by luther
Wed Sep 25, 2013 8:48 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Richard Neutra Architectural Plans for Sale
Replies: 16
Views: 4571

It appears that Neutra was already in the business of selling plans back in 1946. These plans come from the "California Plan Book". Other well known architects like Frey and Schindler were included. I've added a selection of the modern plans from the book to my Flickr page here: http://www...
by luther
Wed Apr 24, 2013 3:01 am
Forum: Everything Else and the Kitchen Sink
Topic: Mid-Century Modern Architecture on Acid
Replies: 0
Views: 790

Mid-Century Modern Architecture on Acid

http://www.visualnews.com/2013/04/22/mid-century-modern-architecture-on-acid/ http://www.visualnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Paul-Davies-Colorful-Mid-century-Architecture-2.jpg http://www.visualnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Paul-Davies-Colorful-Mid-century-Architecture-9.jpg http://www....
by luther
Thu Feb 23, 2012 8:49 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Beverly Hills, CA - AQ Jones design - 1955
Replies: 1
Views: 810

Beverly Hills, CA - AQ Jones design - 1955

All yours for $14,990,000 http://www.redfin.com/CA/Beverly-Hills/1010-N-Rexford-Dr-90210/home/6822842 http://media.cdn-redfin.com/photo/40/bigphoto/039/12-581039_3.jpg http://media.cdn-redfin.com/photo/40/bigphoto/039/12-581039_14_2.jpg http://media.cdn-redfin.com/photo/40/bigphoto/039/12-581039_18_...
by luther
Mon May 09, 2011 7:18 am
Forum: Roadside Rambling
Topic: McDonalds goes modern (or even post-modern?)
Replies: 3
Views: 1427

Looks like they're going to roll out the mod-look nationwide: http://www.usatoday.com/money/industries/food/2011-05-06-mcdonalds-revamp_n.htm Video - http://bcove.me/xy2nbouo http://i.usatoday.net/money/gallery/2011/m1105mcdonalds/01-pg-horizontal.jpg http://i.usatoday.net/money/gallery/2011/m1105mc...
by luther
Fri May 06, 2011 12:00 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: La Canada, CA - Jack Simison
Replies: 2
Views: 1065

Virtual Tour: http://3820domallane.com/ http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5269/5694276604_8502599262_b.jpg http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3103/5693704649_443b846397_b.jpg http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5223/5693704549_3bdcbfaea5_b.jpg http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3150/5693704421_19b3109392_b.jpg http...
by luther
Thu Mar 31, 2011 2:55 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: 2011 Mid-Century Modern Georgia photo contest
Replies: 0
Views: 463

2011 Mid-Century Modern Georgia photo contest

The Mid-Century Modern Georgia photo contest seeks photos that depict buildings or sites in the state that are a part of the design movement that lasted from the 1930s through the 1970s. The contest is held in partnership between DOCOMOMO US, Georgia Chapter, and the Historic Preservation Division o...
by luther
Thu Feb 10, 2011 10:14 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Stanford, CA - Eichler for Stanford Faculty & Staff
Replies: 1
Views: 959

Stanford, CA - Eichler for Stanford Faculty & Staff

From the realtor: *AVAILABLE TO APPROVED STANFORD FACULTY AND STAFF ONLY* Custom built for the current owners in 1969 with personal attention from the renowned builder, Joseph Eichler, this home is a stellar representation of his mid-century design. The one-level home revolves around a fully enclose...
by luther
Sat Jan 29, 2011 4:41 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Something Else by Jerry Gropp
Replies: 36
Views: 3064

You're welcome Jerry. It's been a great find running across these home plans in newspaper archives on Google. It's easy to see why the Rainier plan you linked to was so popular. I find it really appealing. Your plans look to me like you took great care in designing them. They have that "design ...
by luther
Mon Jan 17, 2011 6:37 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Something Else by Jerry Gropp
Replies: 36
Views: 3064

by luther
Thu Sep 30, 2010 2:35 am
Forum: Everything Else and the Kitchen Sink
Topic: The Cocktail Party: Hurrah? starring Tony Randall
Replies: 0
Views: 397

The Cocktail Party: Hurrah? starring Tony Randall

Tony Randall portrays cocktail party pests in the December 1957 LIFE magazine article The Cocktail Party: Hurrah? http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4104/5036551152_af2acda5df_b.jpg http://www.flickr.com/photos/midcentarc/5036551152/sizes/o/in/photostream/ http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4111/5036550894_...
by luther
Mon Aug 23, 2010 7:32 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: John Lautner's Shusett House (1950) Demolished
Replies: 8
Views: 1272

What a shame...Check out this picture set of the house. Looks like the owner could be more at fault than anybody for the condition: http://picasaweb.google.com/janrichardkikkert/1950Shusett# Here's a small sample: http://lh4.ggpht.com/_VrgUx-bxUYM/SthO0lGZxeI/AAAAAAAAEs8/cWzMocdAdv4/s912/IMG_0957.JP...
by luther
Thu Jul 01, 2010 2:19 am
Forum: FAVORITE BUILDINGS (and signs)
Topic: Covina Public Library
Replies: 2
Views: 945

Great find nichols! I was inspired to dig up some more pics. These are from the Maul Architects site http://www.maularchitects.com/MAUL_ARCHITECTS/Welcome_.html http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4101/4751100661_e5b260b648_b.jpg http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4118/4751100655_871ff2ce31_b.jpg http://farm...
by luther
Wed Jun 02, 2010 1:49 am
Forum: Everything Else and the Kitchen Sink
Topic: Bond's Aston Martin, for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 456

Wall Street Journal had a good article on this yesterday. They've also posted a video and slideshow online:

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704032704575268310456165190.html
by luther
Thu Apr 01, 2010 2:38 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Adjustable shelving
Replies: 14
Views: 1172

You might want to check out the elfa shelving at the Container Store:

http://www.containerstore.com/shop/elfa/bestSellingSolutions/living
by luther
Mon Mar 08, 2010 2:46 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Flickr
Replies: 36
Views: 3424

by luther
Wed Jan 27, 2010 8:48 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Something Else by Jerry Gropp
Replies: 36
Views: 3064

Here are two more by Jerry that I found in a New Homes Guide and posted on Flickr. You can see larger versions by clicking on the links by the pics. http://www.flickr.com/photos/midcentarc/4309495050/sizes/o/ http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2801/4309495050_8729713dc5_b.jpg http://www.flickr.com/photo...
by luther
Wed Jan 27, 2010 2:48 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Nice vid: Seattle Paul Thiry house
Replies: 7
Views: 990

Great house with a lot of potential. It'd be a shame to lose it.

Here's the house mover's site with some vintage pics and articles.

http://www.nickelbros.com/09181754.html
by luther
Thu Dec 17, 2009 2:47 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Julius Shulman home for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 1294

Here are some recent pics of his home found on flickr:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/windsorconsulting-dc/sets/72157621992510640/
by luther
Fri Dec 04, 2009 2:59 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Morgantown, WV - 1956
Replies: 0
Views: 497

Morgantown, WV - 1956

http://oldcolony.com/homesearch.htm?scope=ALL&id=37372662&action=detail http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2772/4155503751_471e87a0ae_o.jpg http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2628/4155503769_e9580e85d1_o.jpg http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2736/4156265736_616aa360a8_o.jpg http://farm3.static.flickr....
by luther
Thu Oct 22, 2009 1:55 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Better Homes & Garden Idea Home 1955, Hugh Stubbins
Replies: 22
Views: 1737

Here's one for sale, located at 1269 Folkstone Dr in Pittsburgh, PA. http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/home-info/11359844_zpid/ http://maps.google.com/maps?q=1269+Folkstone+Dr+Pittsburgh+PA&oe=utf-8&client=mozilla&ie=UTF8&gl=us&ei=qCrgSrL4MsjclAejz9mEDw&ved=0CAwQ8gEwAA&hq...
by luther
Tue Oct 20, 2009 2:19 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: House on an arch
Replies: 8
Views: 1221

8600 Hillside Ave., Los Angeles http://www.bing.com/maps/default.aspx?v=2&FORM=LMLTCP&cp=pph1rn541zpx&style=b&lvl=2&tilt=-90&dir=0&alt=-1000&phx=0&phy=0&phscl=1&scene=32859489&encType=1 Here are some pics from Google's Life Archives including one of Ri...

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