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FILE Identifier: DES, 1971, 0001, 000603299, 9.

Bauen für die Massen (original). [Building for the Masses (original)] Digital

Scope and Contents

Originally in a binder. 188 leaves. Cover title. Title page: Bauen für die Massen / von Dr. Ing. Martin Wagner / Stadtbaurat a. D. Prof. em. / Cambridge, März 1956.

[Title page] 1 leaf. [1].

Inhalt. 1 leaf. [2],

9/1 Vorwort. 4 leaves. [3-6]. Numbered [1]-4. Typescript. “Cambridge am 30 März 1956”

9/2 Schalen des Lebens 24 leaves. [7-30]. “Cambridge, am 22 Okt. 1953”

9/3 Massenbau [Bauen für die Massen III von Martin Wagner] is struck through. 13 leaves. [31-43]. Typescript. “Cambridge, 7. März 1956”

9/4 Lebensbau. pt. 1. 10 leaves. [44-53]. Typescript. “Mai 1952” No place. pt. 2. 10 leaves. [54-63]. Typescript. No place, no date.

9/5 Form folgt Funktion? 12 leaves. [64-75]. Typescript. “Cambridge, am 30 Juni 1953”

9/6 Leichter Bauen. 12 leaves. [76-87]. Typescript. “Cambridge, am 20 März 1955”

9/7 Wohnungsplanung. 36 leaves. [88-122]. Numbered 65-101. Typescript. No place, no date.

9/8 Wohnungsfinanzprobleme. 14 leaves. [123-136]. Numbered 102-115. Typescript. No place, no date.

9/9 Organisationsprobleme. 16 leaves. [137-152]. Numbered 121-136. Typescript. No place, no date.

9/10 Raumplanung. 25 leaves. [153-177]. Numbered 137-161. Typescript. No place, no date.

9/11 Formplanung. 11 leaves. [178-188]. Numbered 162-172. Typescript. No place, no date.

Dates

  • 1924-1965 (inclusive), 1937-1957 (bulk).
  • Majority of material found within 1937 - 1957

Language of Materials

Materials are in German or English. Some in Turkish, and Japanese.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

5 folders

Folder List:

(9/1-9/2); (9/3-9/4); (9/5-9/7); (9/8-9/9); (9/10-9/11)

Repository Details

Part of the Frances Loeb Library Repository

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