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National Register of Historical Places, 1976-1977

Letter to Mae Babitz, The Committee for Simon Rodia’s Towers in Watts fromForrest N. Scott, City of Los Angeles, 8/20/1976

Letter to Jeanne Morgan, Committee for Simon Rodia’s Towers in Watts from William J. Murtagh, US Dept of the Interior, 11/7/1978

Letter to William J. Murtagh, US Dept of the Interior from Jeanne Morgan, the Committee for Simon Rodia’s Towers in Watts, 8/9/1978

description of Watts Towers for historic national nomination

Nomination Form for National Register of Historic Places Inventory, 8/6/1976

Inter-departmental Correspondence to Seymour Rosen from Forrest Scott, City of Los Angeles, 9/2/1977

Letter to Municipal Arts Department Administrator from Knox Mellon, CA Dept of Parks and Recreation, 5/11/1977

National Register of Historic Places Registration Form for The Towers of Simon Rodia, 6/18/1990

List of National Historic Landmarks

Letter to Seymour Rosen, SPACES from Sandra J. Elder, CA Dept of Parks and Recreation, 5/22/1989

Letter to Sandy Elder, CA State Office of Historic Preservation from Seymour Rosen, SPACES, 4/22/1989

Letter to Bud Goldstone from Benjamin Levy, US Dept of the Interior, 5/11/1989

Letter to Alan Cranston, US Senate from Chris Therrall Delaporte, US Dept of the Interior, 5/24/1978

Letter to the Dept of the Interior from Alan Cranston; includes letter to Alan Cranston from Patrick Sparkuhl, 5/3/1978

Letter to Kenneth Ross, LA Municipal Arts Dept from Knox Mellon, CA Dept of Parks and Recreation, 5/11/1977

Letter to the City of LA, Municipal Arts Dept from Knox Mellon, CA Dept of Parks and Recreation, 5/11/1977

Letter to Anthony Day, LA Times from Nadine I. Hata, CA Dept of Parks and Recreation, 5/4/1978

Memo to Knox Mellon, CA Office of Historic Preservation from Steade R. Craigo, CA Office of Historic Preservation, 4/21/1978

Letter to Warren A.Hollier, LA Board of Public Works from Knox Mellon, CA Dept of Parks and Recreation, 4/25/1978

Entries in the National Registry, 4/13/1977

Letter to William J. Murtagh, US Dept of the Interior from Knox Mellon, CA Dept of Parks and Recreation, 11/1/1976

Memo to Paula Reghosian from Forrest Scott, 10/15/1976

Letter to Kenneth Ross, LA Municipal Arts Dept from Knox Mellon, CA Dept of Parks and Recreation, 10/12/1976

Letter to Administrator, LA Municipal Arts Dept from Knox Mellon, Dept of Parks and Recreation, 10/12/1976

Letter to Knox Mellon, CA Office of Historic Preservation from Forrest N. Scott, City of Los Angeles, 9/14/1976

Letter to Knox Mellon, CA Office of Historic Preservation from Forrest N. Scott, City of Los Angeles, 9/1/1976

Agenda for Meeting of the State Historical Resources Commission, 9/30/1976

Letter to Administrator, LA Municipal Arts Dept from Knox Mellon, Dept of Parks and Recreation, 8/30/1976

Letter to Kate Steinitz, Committee for Simon Rodia’s Towers in Watts from Andre Bloc (in French); includes English translation, 6/25/1959

Letter to Mayor Norris A. Poulsen from Edward Peck, USC, 6/12/1959

Letter to The Committee for Simon Rodia’s Towers in Watts from Magdalen Mary, Mary Corita, and Paul M. Laporte, Immaculate Heart College, 5/28/1959

Press Release “Carl Sandburg Urges Towers Preservation” from the Committee for Simon Rodia’s Towers in Watts, 7/8/1959

Letter to all Wilke Students from Ulfert Wilke, Claremont Summer Session, 7/10/1959

notes about preservation of Watts Towers

summary about Watts Towers for National Register

Wire to Mayor Paulsen from James Johnson-Sweeney, International Association of Art Critics

Part of district map #7155 of the City of Los Angeles

US Dept of the Interior Geological Survey

Bibliography for the Simon Rodia’s Towers in Watts, 5/1/1959

Significance and Description of Watts Towers

 

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