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Document Details


Title: L. Morgan Yost
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Art Institute of Chicago. Ryerson and Burnham Libraries
Collection: Chicago Architects Oral History Project
Description: Yost speaks about his architectural education; designing furniture; the Foundation for Architecture and Landscape Architecture at Lake Forest College; Historic American Buildings Survey; residential commissions; Frank Lloyd Wright's influence; features of the post-war house; the zoned house; magazine house plans; financing; modernizing interiors; prefabrication; suburban growth; Greene and Greene; the Chicago Architectural Sketch Club; the American Institute of Architects; partnership with D. Coder Taylor; military housing.
Extent: 128 pages
URL: http://www.artic.edu/aic/libraries/caohp/yost.pdf
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1985 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Yost, L. Morgan, 1905-1992
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1905
Speaker place of birth: Ohio; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Architect; Director; Executive
Age at speaking: 80
Document location: Cherokee Village, AR
Document date: 13-May-1985
Interviewer: Blum, Betty J.
Locations discussed: Chicago, IL; Illinois; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Architects; Architects and housing developers; Architectural design; Architecture; Architecture--Study and teaching; Chicago, IL; Illinois; North America; Oral history; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: American Institute of Architects; Chicago Architectural Sketch Club; Green and Green
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0025564-27428