Professional activities and office records

Professional activities and office records

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  • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)


Professional activities and office records

Dates of creation


Level of archival description


Extent and Medium

  • 9.01 l.m. of textual records
  • 1340 digital files (19 GB)
  • 472 photographic material
  • 217 drawings (including 120 reprographic copies)
  • 18 sound recordings
  • 15 artefacts
  • 6 moving images
  • 2 panels

Scope and Content

This series documents Cornelia Hahn Oberlander's professional activities as a landscape architect, such as her involvement in professional activities, such as associations or committees, her attendance to landscape architecture seminars or conferences, conferences and lectures she gave, and articles and publications she wrote. It also documents her office records for consultancy work, her professional correspondence and the planning of the projects and other activities. It documents also awards and horours she received during her career, for specific projects, her work as landscape architect or for her involvement in the community.

The series contains predomimantly administrative records, such as professional correspondence, documents related to her consultant work for private or public projects, promotional material, and articles written about her, documents related to interviews she gave and recordings of these interviews. It also comprises documents related to her involvement in associations or committees, such as correspondence and meetings documents, documents from her participation to conferences and seminars, such as proceedings, and event planning documents, and her research or draft texts for her lectures and publications. The series also contains awards and honours she received, and related documents, and a collection of Oberlander's industry catalogues she used in her office to order supplies, plants or seeds for her landscape projects.

Reference Number



The series is arranged in four sub-series:

AP075.S3.SS1 Professional associations and engagements

AP075.S3.SS2 Administrative records and promotional material

AP075.S3.SS3 Awards and honours

AP075.S3.SS4 Industry catalogues

Related units of description

  • Administrative records related to specific projects are arranged within the relevant project series in series AP075.S1 Landscape architecture projects.

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