Professional and Personal Records

Professional and Personal Records

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  • Cedric Price (archive creator)


Professional and Personal Records

Dates of creation


Level of archival description


Extent and Medium

  • 18.06 l.m. of textual records
  • 111 drawings
  • 52 reprographic copies
  • 0.17 l.m. of photographic materials
  • 8 panels
  • 1 poster

Scope and Content

Series documents the professional and personal activities of Cedric Price primarily through textual records. The organization of the documents follows Price's own filing system and reflects his activities and interests, which include education and teaching, lectures, exhibitions and writing, travel and politics, professional associations and the management of the office. Price's involvement in a wide variety of professional associations is documented, including: the Royal Agricultural Society (now Royal Agricultural Society of England), the International Institute of Design (IID), London Subterranean Survey Assocation (LSSA), Centre for Environmental Studies (C.E.S.), Royal Aeronautical Society (R.Ae.S.), and Society for Underwater Technology (SUWT).

Material in the series includes correspondence relating to publications and annotated drafts of articles, original layouts for articles that were published in "Cedric Price Supplement", 'Architectural Design', (1970-1972) and clippings relating to projects and other subjects. Also included are office diaries dated between 1971 and 1994.

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Language of material

Documents are mainly in English with some in French, Spanish, and German.


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