GALLERY 6 · VILLA PHILBROOK, TULSA, OKLAHOMA
PRESERVATION ARCHITECTURAL PHOTOGRAPHY PROJECT
The Waite Phillips Residence 1927-1938.
Architect - Edward Buehler Delk (1885-1956) Kansas City, Missouri
Location: 2727 South Rockford Road, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Villa Philbrook was built in the 1920's, on 23 acres, by oilman Waite Phillips.
Villa Philbrook was constructed with a steel framework and reinforced concrete.
East of the house are the gardens. There is a waterfall and rock garden
leading to a pool. At the far end stands a tempietto, lining up with the
upper terrace of the main house.