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Cliff May Interview
KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
May, Cliff
May, Cliff
Date Created and/or Issued
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Huntington Library
California Revealed from Huntington Library
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KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Raw footage from a show titled "Los Angeles History Project" that aired on KCET in Los Angeles, from 1988 through 1990. Each of the three seasons consisted of four episodes. Cliff May (1909-1989) was one of the most prolific figures in architecture to emerge in California in the 20th century. He is best known for developing the post-war "California Ranch House". He designed and/or built over 1,000 homes and commercial properties, and his designs for low-cost ranch homes were used in the construction of at least 18,000 houses after World War II. He is a sixth generation Californian and a sharp observer of the changing lifestyles that have affected his work over the past five decades. (Bio notes taken directly from transcription provided by KCET).
moving image
4 Tapes of 4
KCET uncat
csmha_000118_t01; csmha_000118_t02; csmha_000118_t03; csmha_000118_t04
Architecture, Modern--20th century
The Huntington Library
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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