Mowery, Eldred (illus).
National Lumber Manufacturers Association. 1929.
7 color illustrations with plans, numerous additional plans and black and white illustrations, 32pp, 11 x 8 1/2 inches, color pictorial wrappers (softbound). Spot of paper adhered to upper left corner of front cover, marking and pen marks to lower front cover, centrefold detached from staple binding, interior clean and good condition. A collection of homes from around the U.S. with exterior and interior illustrations and floor plans. Many of the illustrations are artistically rendered in color by E. Mowery. There are other photo illustrations, identifying the homeowner and address. These include many Portland Oregon residences, with architects such as Arthur Trasker, Earl Cash, Thayne J. Logan. Amazingly, there is the work of one female architect, Elizabeth Evans, included (Kansas City, MO). Other locations include Chevy Chase, Kansas City, and San Leandro, California. Wood types employed include Redwood, Pine, Cyprus, Hemlock, and Hardwoods. Item #34551