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Fritz B. Burns and the development of Los Angeles

James Thomas Keane

Fritz B. Burns and the development of Los Angeles

the biography of a community developer and philanthropist

by James Thomas Keane

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Published by Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles, Loyola Marymount University, Historical Society of Southern California in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burns, Fritz B.,
  • Philanthropists -- Biography.,
  • Real estate developers -- Biography.,
  • Hotelkeepers -- Biography.,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-269) and index.

    StatementJames Thomas Keane.
    ContributionsLoyola Marymount University. Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles., Historical Society of Southern California.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18172695M
    ISBN 100914421263
    LC Control Number01132569

    Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review Home; About; FAQ; My Account ; Home > LLS > LAW_REVIEWS > LLR > Vol. 31 > No. 4 () Article Title. Fritz B. Burns Lecture: Euthanasia, Morality and the Law—Article. Authors. Recommended Citation. Fritz B. Burns Lecture. The Foundation's primary purpose is to support educational projects and institutions. In their most recent reporting year ending Sep. , the foundation reported assets of $,, (ledger value) and income of $29,, The foundation's major donor(s) is reported as: Fritz B. Burns. Further details for this foundation are as follows.

    Then, in , the area was subdivided for the building of 1, single family homes by developer Fritz B. Burns, and it became one of the first examples of tract housing in the Los Angeles area. Fritz Burns was also responsible for the development of the westside neighborhoods of Playa del Rey and Westchester, and his personal papers are City: City of Los Angeles. Fritz B. Burns Foundation is located in Woodland Hills, California. This organization primarily operates in the Charitable Trust Management business / industry within the Holding and Other Investment Offices sector. This organization has been operating for approximately 65 years.

    Fritz B Burns Foundation is a private foundation based in Woodland Hills, CA that was founded in As of they had $13 million in revenue and $ million in assets. Fritz B Burns Foundation makes grants to other organizations, such as $, to University of Southern California (USC) for "Contribution Is To A Charity Exempt Under (C)(3) Which Is Not A Private on: Oxnard St Ste , Woodland Hills, , CA. Fritz B. Burns Foundation. Primary Contact: Ken Skinner, Executive Director. Location: Los Angeles, CA. State/Province: California. & Discipleship Class Case Management Course Theology of Work Course Urban Youth Ministry Online Course Christian Community Development.


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Fritz B. Burns and the development of Los Angeles by James Thomas Keane Download PDF EPUB FB2

A native of Los Angeles, he graduated from Loyola Marymount in with degrees in Classics and Philosophy, after which he pursued graduate studies and worked as a freelance writer in Philadelphia. He now lives in Playa Del Rey, on land originally subdivided by Fritz B.

Burns/5(2). Fritz B. Burns and the Development of Los Angeles: The Biography of a Community Developer and Philanthropist James Thomas Keane Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles, Loyola. Utilizing new Federal legislation concerning real estate loans, Burns built affordable housing and made homeownership a reality for many who otherwise would not have had the financing.

The complete title is Fritz B. Burns and the Development of Los Angeles, published by The Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles, Loyola Marymount University and the Historical Society of.

Until his death, he remained a benefactor to a myriad of Los Angeles organizations and schools, especially Loyola Marymount University. Fritz B. Burns and the Development of Los Angeles is a well-organized and lucid account of Burns's deeds and accomplishments, derived from careful but sometimes limited primary : Catherine Mulholland.

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Get this from a library. Fritz B. Burns and the development of Los Angeles: the biography of a community developer and philanthropist. [James Thomas Keane; Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles.; Historical Society of Southern California.].

A newly published book, “Fritz B. Burns and the Development of Los Angeles” by former Burbank resident James Thomas Keane, chronicles the life and work of one of the world’s first mass developers.

Abstract: The Fritz Burns Papers contain materials related to the life and career of this major developer of real estate in the Los Angeles area in the s, and then in the late s through the s.

The Fritz Burns Papers (CSLA-2)consist of textual and non-textual materials that provide excellent coverage of the development of Los Angeles in in the s and s. The holdings cover the following partnerships of Burns. The Fritz Burns Papers, were donated to Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.

Burns donated to various Roman Catholic institutions in Southern California, including Loyola Marymount University and Aquinas College. Grant Details. Fritz B. Burns Foundation (Los Angeles, California) Nonprofit agencies serving Los Angeles, California may apply. Deadline Details The application deadline is September 30 of each year.

Contact the foundation for additional information concerning submission guidelines. The Historical Society of Southern California published an excellent book about Burns in“Fritz B.

Burns and the Development of Los Angeles” by James Thomas Keane. The Fritz Burns Papers are part of the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles Research Collection, a program of the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles, Loyola Marymount University.

The Fritz Burns “Post-War House” and traffic, Wilshire and Highland, Los Angeles. The house was the brainchild of innovative tract-home builder Fritz B.

Burns. Burns opened the house in and charged $1 admission. Designed by renowned architects Walter Wurdeman and Welton Becket, the Post-War House was a showcase for modern living.

Fritz B. Burns and the development of Los Angeles: the biography of a community developer and philanthropist. Book. James Thomas Keane, Fritz B. Burns and the Development of Los Angeles (Historical Society of Southern California, ) in Pacific Historical Review 72 (May ): Clark Davis and David Igler, eds.

The Human Tradition in California in Southern California Quarterly 85 (4): Planners Fritz B. Burns and Henry J. Kaiser’s slogan for the development was “build a city where a city belongs.” But Burns wasn't focused only on the Veterans and planned communities, he also.

This biography of Burns, a Los Angeles real estate developer who played a significant role in waging a political and media campaign against the Chavez Ravine housing project, also provides a. Fritz B. Burns, a portrait Alternative Title Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection Creator Paul A.

Hesse Studios Date Created and/or Issued Contributing Institution Los Angeles Public Library Collection Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection Rights Information Images available for reproduction and use.

Burns is president of Fritz B. Burns and Associates, builders and owners of many large developments in California, including shopping centers, garden apartments, industrial parks. Fritz B. Burns and the Development of Los Angeles. WVCA Position on Light Rail to the Westside & Santa Monica.

Neighborhood Schools. MISSING DOG. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. Los Angeles City Council. Leimert Park Beat: Social Network for the Soul of Los Angeles.Fritz B.

Burns Los Angeles, CA Year Served: Inducted into Hall of Fame: Category: Builder/Developer Hall of Fame Location: 40's, 1, H.

Fritz Burns was the .Business executive and philanthropist. He was the founder of Panorama City, California, developer of the Westchester area of Los Angeles and builder of large projects in California and Hawaii and former vice chairman of Hilton Hotels Corp.

Also served as president of .