Reading List : Single Family Homes in the 1920s & 30s

by Richard Cameron

We've been working hard on a new collaboration to make good architectural design accessible for small-scale, high-end residences in the Western States of the U.S. (more on that soon!)

Michael Djordjevitch, our in-house historian, has been deep in research and emerged with a solid reading list. First up, a selection of great inspiration classics on single family homes in the 1920s and 30s: 

   500 Small Houses of the Twenties  , Henry Atterbury Smith (Dover Architecture) 

500 Small Houses of the Twenties, Henry Atterbury Smith (Dover Architecture) 

 
   Flagg's Small Houses: Their Economic Design & Construction  ,  1922 , Ernest Flagg (Dover Architecture)

Flagg's Small Houses: Their Economic Design & Construction, 1922, Ernest Flagg (Dover Architecture)

 
   Smaller Houses of the 1920s: 55 Examples  , Ethel B. Power (Dover Architecture)

Smaller Houses of the 1920s: 55 Examples, Ethel B. Power (Dover Architecture)

 
 
   Elegant Country and Suburban Houses of the Twenties  , Charles S. Keefe (Dover Architecture)

Elegant Country and Suburban Houses of the Twenties, Charles S. Keefe (Dover Architecture)

 
   American Country Houses of the Thirties  , Lewis A. Coffin (Dover Architecture)

American Country Houses of the Thirties, Lewis A. Coffin (Dover Architecture)