Professional Papers and Awards
Part of:
  • John Cresswell Parkin (archive creator)

Professional Papers and Awards


circa 1948-1986

Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • Approximately 10 l.m. of textual records (including framed certificates)
    Approximately 25 objects
Scope and content:

This series, dating from approximately 1948-1986, documents the professional papers and achievements of John C. Parkin. The Articles and talks records, documented primarily through textual records, document publicity on Parkin and his firm(s), talks and addresses he presented on various occasions and articles he wrote for newspapers and magazines. The Committee files show Parkin's involvement in the art and architecture communities through his participation in committees, councils, boards, clubs and other organizations. These are largely recorded through textual records and include correspondence, publications, invitations, meeting agendas and reports. The Certificates and souvenirs records include objects and textual records and show Parkin’s achievements through awards and diplomas. Finally, the Correspondence records, which are all textual records, record his professional communications.
Reference number:


Materials in this series were compiled from different accessions.
Conditions governing reproduction:
  • Jennifer A.C. Parkin holds copyright for materials from accession AR1997:0021. Permission must be sought from the copyright holder before reproductions can be made.

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