Guide to the Sutton, Whitney and Aandahl Architectural Records
1912-1935

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Sutton, Whitney and Aandahl Architects
Title: Sutton, Whitney and Aandahl Architectural records
Dates: 1912-1935 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 0.1 linear feet (78 pieces)
Collection Number: Bx 172
Summary: Sutton, Whitney and Aandahl Architects practiced in Portland, Oregon and San Francisco, California. The collection contains 78 architectural plans.
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon, 97403-1299
(541) 346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu

Languages: Collection materials are in English. 
Sponsor: Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Historical Note

The architectural firm of Albert Sutton and Harrison Allen Whitney operated in Portland, Oregon from 1912-1950. After 1934 the firm name included Fred Aandahl, who had been a chief draftsman (1919-1923) and Associate (1923-1934). Sutton (1866-1923) was born in Portland, Oregon and educated at the University of California, Berkeley. His architectural career began in Portland, and continued in San Francisco. His partnership with Whitney began in 1912 in Portland, though he lived, first, in Hood River and then in Tacoma, Washington. Whitney (1875- ) was a native of Iowa and educated at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He came to Portland, Oregon, in 1904. When the firm of Sutton, Whitney and Aandahl wad dissolved in 1951, Whitney became the senior member of Whitney, Hinson and Jacobsen. Fred Aandahl (1887- ) was born in Norway, and trained there as a draftsman.

Content Description

Collection comprises architectural renderings and views, including some of Sutton and Whitney's better-known buildings: Emanuel Hospital, Shriners Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, the University of Oregon Medical School, and the Masonic Temple, all in Portland.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Restrictions on Use :  

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

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Preferred Citation :  

[Identification of item], Sutton, Whitney and Aandahl Architectural Records, Bx 172, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon

Administrative Information

Processing Note :  

Collection processed by processing staff, July 1973.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Drake residence
Emanuel Hospital--Hospital
Emanuel Hospital--Group
Emanuel Hospital--Proposed addition
Emanuel Hospital--Nurses home
Emanuel Hospital--Nurses home entrance
Emanuel Hospital--View from nurses home
First National Bank of Portland
Gill, J.K., Co.
Good Samaritan Hospital--Entrance lobby
Good Samaritan Hospital--Chapel
Good Samaritan Hospital--Private room
Good Samaritan Hospital--Surgery
Good Samaritan Hospital--Solarium
Good Samaritan Hospital--Proposed wing
Good Samaritan Hospital--Nurses homes
Good Samaritan Hospital
Hirsch, Leon, residence
Hollywood Theater block
Hoyt Building
Jones, M.G., Packer
Lewis Building--proposed alteration
MacMarr Stores headquarters
Masonic Temple--Blue lodge room
Masonic Temple--Exterior
Masonic Temple--Shrine hall
Masonic Temple--Commandery
Masonic Temple--Front view
Masonic Temple--Banquet hall and ballroom
Masonic Temple--Lobby
Meier and Frank warehouse--Delivery depot
Meier and Frank warehouse--two views
Mosette--Store front alterations.
Mt. Hood Lodge. 157 a.f. and a.m. 2 views
Multnomah County Tuberculosis Pavilion. Troutdale
Multnomah Hospital. 1 view
Multnomah Hospital--Hospital and University of Oregon Medical School. 2 views
Multnomah Hospital--Proposed east wing
Neighbors of Woodcraft
Nelson, Roscoe, residence
Oregon Casket Company
Oregon Journal Building--Proposed
Oregon State Hospital Ward Buildings
Oregon State Penitentiary--Dining and hospital buildings
Physicians and Surgeons Building
Portland Public Market (General Grocery Company)
Roebling and Sons, Co.
Russ Building--Proposed
St. James Episcopal Church--Coquille
St. Johns Episcopal Church--Bandon
St. Johns Episcopal Church--Milwaukee
St. Michaels and All Angels, Church of
St. Philips Episcopal Church
St. Stephens Episcopal Church--Newport
Schoene residence Beaverton. 2 views
Scottish Rite Cathedral. 2 front views
Schriners Hospital
Stadleman, Wilbur, The Dalles, residence
Trinity Episcopal Church--Interior. 2 views
Trinity Episcopal Church--Guild hall
Trinity Episcopal Church--Parish house. Main hall
Trinity Episcopal Church--Parish house. Children's chapel
U.S. National Bank of Portland--Pendleton branch. Exterior
U.S. National Bank of Portland--Pendleton branch. Interior
Waverly Baby Home
Wemme Memorial Hospital
Wilcox Memorial Hospital
Unidentified--Day nursery. Interior
Unidentified--Church
Unidentified--Hotel. Proposal. Salem, Oregon
Unidentified--3 buildings

Subjects

  • Personal Names :
  • Aandahl, Fred, 1887-
  • Sutton, Albert, 1866-1923
  • Whitney, Harrison Allen, 1875-
  • Corporate Names :
  • University of Oregon--Buildings--Designs and plans
  • Subject Terms :
  • Architects--Oregon--20th century
  • Architecture--Oregon--Portland--20th century--Designs and plans
  • Hospitals--Designs and plans

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