Project type: Schools, Education and Health
Designers: John Walker Smart
Contractors: Steed Bros.
Quality of Information: Moderate
Site Survival: UnknownView Project in a Separate Window
On October 14, 1938, the Daily Pacific Builder reported that a PWA contract of $63,840 had been awarded for the construction of a boys’ gym at Alhambra City High School. The plans had been prepared by architect John Walker Smart, and Steed Bros. won the construction contract.
Daily Pacific Builder, Sep. 28 and Oct. 14, 1938.
Project originally submitted by Kristin Henderson on August 15, 2011.
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Wow. John Walker Smart also designed many other notable buildings in or near Alhambra, the Phil Spector mansion( Pyreness Castle ) and in Winnipeg Canada as well. Here is a link to his entry in the Biographical Dictionary of Architects.