Male, US, born 1875-03-22, died 1966-05-22

Associated with the firms network

Byers and Muir, Associated Architects; Byers, John, Architect


Professional History

French and Spanish Teacher, Santa Monica High School, Santa Monica, CA, pre-1916; Principal, John Byers, Architect, Santa Monica, CA, 1916-c. 1930; Associate, John W. Byers and Edla Muir, Associated Architects, Santa Monica, CA, fl. 1930-1940s;

Archival documents on John Byers housed at the Architecture and Design Collection of the University Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB);

Education

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

Personal

Byers was born in Michigan and died in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, CA, at the age of 91; Byers's last residence was in the 90402 zip code of Santa Monica;

His mother's maiden name was Dunbar;

SSN: 563-52-1316, issued in CA, 1956;


PCAD id: 298


"French Ranch article", Architect and Engineer, 97-100, 1927-05. "Bradbury, Lewis L., Jr., House, Santa Monica article", Architect & Engineer, 93-96, 05/1927. Sexton, R.W., "An Up-to-Date House in the California Hills", Arts and Decoration, XLV: 6, 17, 50, 1937-02. "House for L. Crabbe, J. Byers and E. Muir, arch", California Arts and Architecture, 57: 35, 09/1940. "Residence of H.W. Lewis; J. Byers, Arch", California Arts and Architecture, 57: 35, 04/1940. "Mandeville Canyon Residence of H.B. Martin, J. Byers and E. Muir, Archs.", California Arts and Architecture, 57: 30, 06/1940. "A Mexican hillside bungalow; unique effects were achieved in this house for Mr. King Vidor", California Home Owner, 11, 06/1928. Andree, Herbert William, John Byers, Domestic Architect in Southern California, 1919-c.1960, 1971. Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 100, 1994. Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 100, 1994. Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 187, 1994. Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 100, 1994. Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 100, 1994. Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 100, 1994. "Marriage to King Vidor", Los Angeles Times, 1, 09/09/1926. Loomis, Jan, Pacific Palisades, 56, 2009. "Young House, West Los Angeles, plans", Southwest Builder and Contractor, 51, col 3, 1936-08-14. "Sperry Plans Prepared", Southwest Builder and Contractor, 46, col 1, 08/14/1936.