The Post-War House: Souvenir Pictorial Booklet.

Los Angeles: Fritz Burns Research Division for Housing, 1946. Burns built a model house at Wilshire Blvd. and Highland in LA, designed by Becket and Wurdeman, with material and furnishings all diligently recorded in these pages. "Every room has radio reception, phonograph reception, and a flow of music provided over telephone lines."Looks like they got everything right. The original incarnation of this durable display unit, repurposed in 1951 as "The House of Tomorrow", and now used a commercial building. Illustrated with floor plan and two perspective drawings of the house. Landscape design by Garrett Eckbo. $45.00 First edition. 4to; 36 pp.; illustrated from photographs, plans, and drawings. Stained throughout but still legible. Reference copy only. Item #011737

Price: $45.00

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