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94/48/3 House plan, paper, Grace Bros/Ron and Gloria Whitham, Sydney, Australia, 1952-1961. Click to enlarge.

House plan, paper, Grace Bros/Ron and Gloria Whitham, Sydney, Australia, 1952-1961

Made by Grace Bros, 1952-1961.

House plan, paper, Grace Bros/Ron and Gloria Whitham, Sydney, Australia, 1952-1961.
Ink on paper plan, including 4 elevations and site plan. Title block, ‘PROPOSED TIMBER FRAMED ASBESTOS RESIDENCE AT 156 KIA-ORA ROAD FOR MR RF WHITHAM’. Building permit stamp from Sutherland Shire on reverse, dated 29/4/54 and endorsed 31/12/61.

Summary

Object No.

94/48/3

Object Statement

House plan, paper, Grace Bros/Ron and Gloria Whitham, Sydney, Australia, 1952-1961

Physical Description

House plan, paper, Grace Bros/Ron and Gloria Whitham, Sydney, Australia, 1952-1961.
Ink on paper plan, including 4 elevations and site plan. Title block, 'PROPOSED TIMBER FRAMED ASBESTOS RESIDENCE AT 156 KIA-ORA ROAD FOR MR RF WHITHAM'. Building permit stamp from Sutherland Shire on reverse, dated 29/4/54 and endorsed 31/12/61.

Dimensions

Height

350 mm

Width

560 mm

Production

Made

Grace Bros 1952-1961

Notes

Designed and drawn up by Grace Bros to the specifications of Ron and Gloria Whitham.

Dates on reverse, 29/4/54 snd 31/12/61.

History

Notes

Used by the Whithams to gain council approval for the construction of their home at Yowie Bay.

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Mr Ron Whitham, 1994

Acquisition Date

7 February 1994

Cite this Object

Harvard

House plan, paper, Grace Bros/Ron and Gloria Whitham, Sydney, Australia, 1952-1961 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 8 December 2019, <https://ma.as/141517>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/141517 |title=House plan, paper, Grace Bros/Ron and Gloria Whitham, Sydney, Australia, 1952-1961 |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=8 December 2019 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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