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Finding Aid for the Edward Huntsman-Trout Papers, 1916-1974, bulk 1923-1972
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Description
Edward Huntsman-Trout (1889-1974) was a landscape architect. He worked in Boston and Ohio before starting a practice under his own name in Los Angeles. The collection consists primarily of blueprints and tissue designs as well as correspondence, sketches, and photographs related to Huntsman-Trout's work.
Background
Edward Huntsman-Trout was born in Ontario, Canada, on July 31, 1889; graduated, University of California at Berkeley, 1913; attended Harvard School of Landscape Architecture, 1913-15; worked in the offices of Fletcher Steele, Boston, (1916), A.D. Taylor of Cleveland, Ohio (1917-22), and Rodeo Land and Water Company, Los Angeles, before engaging in practice under his own name; became a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), 1920; named an ASLA fellow, 1933; died, 1974.Edward Huntsman-Trout's career as a landscape architect spans the years 1932-1971. He was born in Ontario, Canada, on July 31, 1989, and following his graduation from the University of California in 1913, attended the Harvard University School of Landscape Architecture from 1913 to 1915. Before engaging in the practice of landscape architecture under his own name, he worked in the offices of Fletcher Steele, landscape architect, in Boston, 1916, and A.D. Taylor of cleveland, Ohio, 1917-22, and was employed as a landscape designer for Rodeo Land and Water Company, Los Angeles.
Extent
41 boxes (20.5 linear ft.) 101 oversize boxes
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
Availability
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.