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Research materials on low-cost housing, construction material and technologies, urbanization and energy

Research materials on low-cost housing, construction material and technologies, urbanization and energy

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People

  • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
  • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

Title

Research materials on low-cost housing, construction material and technologies, urbanization and energy

Dates of creation

1960s-2005

Level of archival description

Series

Extent and Medium

  • 0.68 l.m. of textual records
  • approx. 180 photographic materials
  • 5 maps
  • 1 videocassette

Scope and Content

This series consists of research material collected by Georg Lippsmeier for the Institut für Tropenbau (Institute for Tropical Building) on low-cost housing, construction material and technologies, and urbanization between the 1960s and late 1980s. The material is predominantly comprised of photocopies of publications, reports, maps, and photographs and negatives of construction material and techniques. It also includes a recording on roofing material.

Reference Number

CD037.S4

Arrangement

The material in this series is organized and described by topic. The topics are the following: low-cost housing, construction material and technologies, and urbanization.

Location

Netherlands

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.001
    • Title: Guests book of visitors at a presentation at De Niewe Kerk Amsterdam
    • Dates of creation: 2010
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 textual record

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-014-003

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.002
    • Title: Research material on building material
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Description:

    Previously stored in a binder entitled "BAUSTOFFE / BUILDING MATERIALS".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,05 l.m. of textual records

    Physical Description:

    Group separated in two folders.

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-013-02to03

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.003
    • Title: Research material on low-cost housing
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Description:

    Previously stored in a binder entitled "LOW-COST HOUSING / INFORMATION".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,06 l.m. of textual records

    Physical Description:

    Group separated in two folders.

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-013-04to05

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.004
    • Title: Research material on building material
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Description:

    Previously stored in a binder entitled "LATERIT".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,05 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-013-006

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.005
    • Title: Research material on construction post-disasters
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Description:

    Previously stored in a binder entitled "ERDBEBEN / WIRBELSTÜRME".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,03 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-013-007

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.006
    • Title: Research material on roof construction
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Description:

    Previously stored in a binder entitled "AB / LIPPSMEIER / BUSDORFMAUER 8A / 4790 PADERBORN / DACHKONSTRUKTIONEN".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,04 l.m of textual records
    • approx. 150 negatives
    • 33 photographs
    • 1 contact sheet

    Physical Description:

    Group separated in two folders.

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-013-08to09

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.007
    • Title: Research material on school construction
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Description:

    Previously stored in a binder entitled "SCHULBAU".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,03 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-015-001

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.008
    • Title: Research material on building in tropical areas
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,07 l.m. of textual records

    Physical Description:

    Group separated in two folders.

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-015-02/03

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.009
    • Title: Guests book of visitors at conferences by Georg Lippsmeier
    • Dates of creation: 2005
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 textual record

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-015-004

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.010
    • Title: World maps
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: maps
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 5 folded maps

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-017-005

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.011
    • Title: Research material on construction material and technologies
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,12 l.m. of textual records

    Physical Description:

    Group separated in three folders.

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-017-06to08

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.012
    • Title: Research material energy in housing
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-017-009

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.013
    • Title: Research material on construction material and technologies
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-018-001

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.014
    • Title: Research material on low-cost housing
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,08 l.m. of textual records

    Physical Description:

    Group separated in two folders.

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-018-02/03

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.015
    • Title: Research material on urbanization, and housing development
    • Dates of creation: 1960s-1980s
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Description:

    Also contains a course syllabus on health building planning.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,10 l.m. of textual records

    Physical Description:

    Group separated in three folders.

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-018-04to06

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.016
    • Title: Videocassette on fibre concrete roofing
    • Dates of creation: 1980s
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 videocassette (VHS)

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-018-007

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.017
    • Title: Research material on building technologies and urban developement in developing countries
    • Dates of creation: 1975-1979
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-018-010

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.018
    • Title: Research material on health building
    • Dates of creation: 1964-1974
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-019-006

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.019
    • Title: Reference periodical with article on energy
    • Dates of creation: 1974
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 texual document

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-019-003

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.020
    • Title: Research material on construction material
    • Dates of creation: 1975-1985
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Description:

    Contains a periodical published by the UNESCO on traditional architecture and a periodical with an article on termites.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 textual documents

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-019-004

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.021
    • Title: Research material on urbanization and human settlements
    • Dates of creation: 1963-1977
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Description:

    Includes and almanac of development of countries for 1963.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0,01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-019-005

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    • Reference Number: CD037.S4.022
    • Title: Reference periodical with article on overpopulation
    • Dates of creation: 1974
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • African Architecture Matters (archive creator)
    • Georg Lippsmeier (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 textual documents

    Credit line:

    When citing the collection as a whole, use the following citation:
    Georg Lippsmeier Collection
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Gift of African Architecture Matters
    When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

    Folder Number:

    CD037-014-004

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