Reference material
Part of:
  • Aditya Prakash (archive creator)

Reference material


circa 1947-2008

Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • 204 drawings (including 195 reprographic copies)
    46 maps

    23 photographic materials

    9 serials

    6 books

    0.46 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:

The Reference material series, circa 1947-2008, contains diverse materials used by Aditya Prakash throughout his career as an architect, artist and academic. This series is recorded through textual records, books, serials, maps and drawings, likely used for research and presentations. The drawings are largely reprographic copies and predominantly consist of plans of Indian cities, sector and city plans of Chandigarh, and buildings in Chandigarh. Likewise, the series contains a large number of maps and tourism brochures collected from Indian cities and some international cities. Many books, magazines and their excerpts are also included, as well as other small publications and papers on subjects of art and architecture.
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Materials in the Reference material series have been arranged chronologically from earliest to most recent. Some materials have been separated out into multiple folders for preservation purposes. The date range recorded for these folders represents the materials as a whole, across all related folders, rather than just the material within an individual folder.
Conditions governing reproduction:
  • Copyright is held by Vikramaditya Prakash. His permission must be sought before reproductions can be made outside of the scope of the CCA’s activities.
Language of material:
  • English
  • Hindi

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