James Rankin & Sons records, 1921-1991 (bulk 1921-1958).


James Rankin & Sons. James Rankin & Sons records, 1921-1991 (bulk 1921-1958).

James Rankin & Sons records, 1921-1991 (bulk 1921-1958).

Materials relating to the plumbing work done by James Rankin & Sons for William Randolph Hearst and Julia Morgan for the Hearst estates at Wyntoon and San Simeon, including correspondence with Julia Morgan and William Randolph Hearst, contracts, and a large original drawing of the plumbing layout for the poultry farm at San Simeon. Contains additional family papers, as well as James Rankin's autograph memoir (16 p.) of his work on the Hearst estates.

3 boxes, 1 portfolio, 1 oversize folder (1.7 linear ft.)

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Rankin, James F.

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James Rankin & Sons.

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James Rankin & Sons was an Oakland, Calif. plumbing and gasfitting firm. From the description of James Rankin & Sons records, 1921-1991 (bulk 1921-1958). (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 84653095 ...

Online Archive of California

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Hearst, William Randolph, 1863-1951

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Epithet: American newspaper proprietor British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000303.0x000339 American journalist, publisher, and politician. From the description of William Randolph Hearst papers, 1874-1951 (bulk 1927-1947). (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 26643556 American newspaper publisher. From the description of Letters : of William Randolph Hearst, 191...

Morgan, Julia, 1872-1957

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Julia Morgan (1872-1957) graduated from University of California, Berkeley's Civil Engineering department in 1894, studying architecture unofficially under Bernard Maybeck. With Maybeck's encouragement, she went on to study at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris. In 1898, Morgan became the first woman to study at the Ecole, graduating in 1900. Morgan returned to San Francisco in 1902, opening her own office in 1905. She went on to design over 700 buildings, including many local residences. ...

Hearst Castle (Calif.)

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