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United States One (1971-1972)

United States One (1971-1972)

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People

  • Van Ginkel Associates Ltd. (creator)
  • Philadelphia Bicentennial Corporation (client)
  • Van Ginkel Associates Ltd. (archive creator)

Title

United States One (1971-1972)

Dates of creation

1971-1972

Level of archival description

File 54

Extent and Medium

  • 7 reprographic copies
  • 3 textual files
  • 1 drawing

Scope and Content

This project series documents a presentation for the 1976 U.S. Bicentennial Corporation in Philadelphia. The project was a proposed plan for US1 highway to become a 2000 mile national exhibition from Madawasha, Maine to Key West, Florida. The plan was presented as an opportunity to create a national exhibition of incomparable scale.

Reference Number

AP027.S1.D54

Location

Philadelphia Pennsylvania United States

Subject

  • exhibition design

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: ARCH253886
    • Title: U.S. 1 - Promotion 1972
    • Dates of creation: 1972
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 7

    People:

    • Van Ginkel Associates Ltd. (archive creator)

    Description:

    proposals, correspondence, cost estimates

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,03 l.m.

    Document Type:

    • files

    Credit line:

    Van Ginkel Associates fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de H.P. Daniel et Blanche Lemco van Ginkel/
    Gift of H.P. Daniel and Blanche Lemco van Ginkel

    Folder Number:

    27-A54-01

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: ARCH253887
    • Title: U.S. 1 - Promotion
    • Dates of creation: 1971
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • Van Ginkel Associates Ltd. (archive creator)

    Description:

    draft proposals, correspondence, CAA itinerary

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,03 l.m.

    Document Type:

    • files

    Credit line:

    Van Ginkel Associates fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de H.P. Daniel et Blanche Lemco van Ginkel/
    Gift of H.P. Daniel and Blanche Lemco van Ginkel

    Folder Number:

    27-A54-02

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • ARCH400844
      • Letter from Chester Rapkin to to H. P. Daniel van Ginkel for United States One (U.S. 1)
      • Form: textual records
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      • ARCH400845
      • Letter from Chester Rapkin to to H. P. Daniel van Ginkel for United States One (U.S. 1)
      • Form: textual records
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    • Reference Number: ARCH253888
    • Title: U.S. 1776-1976 - A Two Thousand Mile National Exhibition
    • Dates of creation: n.d.
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Van Ginkel Associates Ltd. (archive creator)

    Description:

    bound copy of proposal

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 l.m.

    Document Type:

    • files

    Credit line:

    Van Ginkel Associates fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de H.P. Daniel et Blanche Lemco van Ginkel/
    Gift of H.P. Daniel and Blanche Lemco van Ginkel

    Folder Number:

    27-A54-03

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: ARCH256054
    • Title: Map of route and town locations
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 3

    People:

    • Van Ginkel Associates Ltd. (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 negatives
    • 3 diazotype films
    • 1 ink and transfer on tracing vellum

    Credit line:

    Van Ginkel Associates fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de H.P. Daniel et Blanche Lemco van Ginkel/
    Gift of H.P. Daniel and Blanche Lemco van Ginkel

    Folder Number:

    27-A54-A

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • ARCH400847
      • Map of eastern coast of the United States of America with sggested route marked (from the project-file United States One (U.S. 1))
      • Form: drawings
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      • ARCH400848
      • Map of eastern coast of the United States of America with sggested route marked (from the project-file United States One (U.S. 1))
      • Form: drawings
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      • ARCH400849
      • Map of eastern coast of the United States of America with sggested route marked (from the project-file United States One (U.S. 1))
      • Form: drawings
      • Add to folder
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