Welcome to the Archives of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. The purpose of this online database is to function as a tool for scholars, students, architects, preservationists, journalists and other interested parties. The archive consists of photographs, slides, articles and publications from Rudolph’s lifetime; physical drawings and models; personal photos and memorabilia; and contemporary photographs and articles.
Image rights are the responsibility of the user. Unless otherwise noted, images should be credited to the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. Please speak with a representative of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation before publishing photographs. Drawings, sketches and other materials at the Library of Congress are in the public domain, however the digital scan or photograph of the item still belongs to its creator. The copyright of any other items remains with the estate of Paul Rudolph and Ernst Wagner, founder of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation.
Address: 945 Whitakers Lane (was Palmetto Lane)
Zip Code: 34236
Nation: United States
Google Maps Address: 27.352997, -82.551205
Site Area: 17,401 s.f.
Floors (Above Ground): 1
Client: Maynard E. (Russ) and Phyllis Boggs Russell
Architect: Ralph S. Twitchell
Associate Architect: Paul Rudolph
Featured in Architectural Record January 1950, House and Garden December 1949
The Russells moved out around 1968 and their son Jon moved in for about four years, according to Jon's sister Barbara Sue Russell Michel. It's unclear what happened to the house after that.
Destroyed in the 1990's with a new house built in 1994
DRAWINGS - Design Drawings / Renderings
DRAWINGS - Construction Drawings
DRAWINGS - Shop Drawings
PHOTOS - Project Model
PHOTOS - During Construction
PHOTOS - Completed Project
PHOTOS - Current Conditions
LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION
Domin, Christopher, et al. Paul Rudolph: the Florida Houses. Princeton Architectural Press, 2002.
“Chronological List of Works by Paul Rudolph, 1946-1974.” Architecture & Urbanism, Jan. 1975, p. 150.
“Maison De Vacances En Floride.” Architecture D'Aujourd'hui, July 1950, pp. 58-59.
“For Joyous Living and Five Children.” Architectural Record, Jan. 1950, pp. 76–83.
“Children in the Plan.” House and Garden, Dec. 1949, pp. 144–149.