Correspondence, lectures, conferences, and agendas
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  • Pierre de la Ruffinière du Prey (archive creator)

Correspondence, lectures, conferences, and agendas



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Extent and medium:
  • 0.31 l.m. of textual records
    2 sound recordings
Scope and content:
This series documents some of Pierre du Prey's professional activities as an architectural historian and author. It contains documents related to his involvement in congresses and conferences, such as correspondence, draft texts and ephemeras for his lecture at the Centre Jacques Cartier in Lyon, in 1994, and event planning documents, correspondence, reports and proceedings related to his attendance at the international congress of the PEN Club, a worldwide association of writers, in Abidjan, in 1967. The series also contains sound recordings of a panel at the "The Citizen, Architecture and the Urban Environment" seminar in 1991.

The series is also comprised of general correspondence, du Prey’s agendas from 1981 to 1984, and correspondence, press clippings and invitations from or about the Canadian Centre for Architecture.
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