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Consultant Activities in Urban Studies

Consultant Activities in Urban Studies

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People

  • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (creator)
  • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

Title

Consultant Activities in Urban Studies

Dates of creation

1968-1969

Description

Various documents relating to early urban studies which include correspondence, reports, minutes of meetings, grant applications, etc.

Level of archival description

Sub-series 2

Extent and Medium

  • 11 files

Scope and Content

Sub-series documents early urban studies proposed and/or undertaken by the IAUS in New York City, St. Louis and Baltimore. Material in sub-series was produced between 1968 and 1969.

Sub-series contains correspondence, reports, minutes of meetings, grant applications, brochures etc.

Reference Number

AP057.S2.SS2

Related units of description

  • Textual documents in file ARCH153877 (sub-series AP057.S4.SS4) also contain information relevant to sub-series AP057.S2.SS2.

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    • Reference Number: ARCH153548
    • Title: National Urban League, 1968 : To develop a new form of educational mechanism in Harlem, 19 Sept. 1968
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    Correspondence

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-1

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    • Reference Number: ARCH153549
    • Title: New York Urban League - Wingate, 1968
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 16

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    Folder Urban League - Wingate, 1968 - Program Plan for "Black Leadership Institute", 14 pages - Series of drafts describing a project for an educational program in Harlem, by the IAUS for the NY Urban League (August & September 1968) - Correspondence with Livingston L. Wingate from the NY Urban League - "A Proposed Uptown Development" - Agenda of meeting held at NY Urban League, August 8 1968 - Memo on the relationship between the NY Urban League and the IAUS, August 5 1968 - Brochure frome the NY Urban League - PDE's handwritten notes
    Folder Urban League - PDE's handwritten notes, August 8 1968 - Brochure on League's Street Academy - Newspaper clippings

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-2

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    • Reference Number: ARCH153550
    • Title: Modi Essoka: Information about UDI (Urban Directions Inc.), s.d.
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    "How a corporation can attain its own profit-centered objectives while attacking urban problem" (no date)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-3

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    • Reference Number: ARCH153551
    • Title: George Broadfield: NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People)
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 3

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    Documentation of NAACP's conference "Housing Producers"
    2 page proposal drafted by the IAUS for the NAACP, August 12 1968
    4 brochures from the NAACP

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-4

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • ARCH401217
      • Letter from Peter D. Eisenman to George Broadfield with attached draft project proposal for a planning and development agency for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) National Office
      • Form: textual records
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      • ARCH401219
      • Notes on project for National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH153552
    • Title: Metropolitan Regional Council, Sept. 1968
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 3

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    Correspondence and documentation about Metropolitan Regional Council.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-5

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • ARCH401220
      • Memorandum from Alexander Caragonne to Rodman Davis with attached proposal for Urban Design Plank for Metropolitan Regional Council
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    • Reference Number: ARCH153553
    • Title: Bronxchester Urban Renewal Study, 1968
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 3

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    Documentation and correspondence with Lawrence Foster, anthropologist

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-6

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • ARCH401223
      • Letter from Peter D. Eisenman to Lawrence Foster about the background and work experience of IAUS
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      • ARCH401224
      • Minutes of meeting of Bronxchester Multi-Purpose Council about redevelopment of the Bronxchester area
      • Form: textual records
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      • ARCH401225
      • Letter from Peter D. Eisenman to Robert Morse confirming IAUS contract to work on Bronxchester area redevelopment
      • Form: textual records
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    • Reference Number: ARCH153554
    • Title: Meacham Park Proposal [Community of Saint-Louis, Missouri]
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    4 page statement for a project to prepare a study of the Meacham Park Community of Saint-Louis, for Dr. Lawrence Foster, National Multi-Purpose Council, August 7 1968

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-7

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    • Reference Number: ARCH153555
    • Title: Urban Renewal Committee, 1968-1969
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    Correspondence and Memos - PDE

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-8

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    • Reference Number: ARCH153556
    • Title: IAUS 1968 Baltimore Multi-Purpose Council, May 1968
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    Grant application from the Baltimore Multi-Purpose Council to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
    Correspondence surrounding IAUS proposals to Baltimore Multi-Purpose Council Proposal for the Baltimore West Target Area

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-9

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • ARCH401228
      • Proposal from Alexander Ewing & Associates and IAUS for Baltimore West Target Area redevelopment with attached filing note
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    • Reference Number: ARCH153557
    • Title: Lysander Notes
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    Handwritten notes for report on Lysander New Community, 1968

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-10

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    • Reference Number: ARCH153558
    • Title: IAUS: HAS (Housing Action System), Proposals, 1968
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)

    Description:

    Documentation on Housing Action System and proposal for the integration of a computer-based system at the IAUS

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Folder Number:

    B2-11

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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