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The Franziska Porges Hosken Collection

Collection Identifier: DES-2004-0001-012607169
Scope and Contents:

The Franziska Porges Hosken Collection includes student work as well as materials related to Hosken’s work as a designer and journalist, focused on architectural and urban planning topics.

The collection includes student work and materials related to her professional practice as an architect and designer and includes: design work, furniture, jewelry, interior design. It also includes writings and research, and materials related to Women's International Network.

The Franziska Porges Hosken Research Files for "Kathmandu Valley Towns"

Collection Identifier: DES-2004-0002-009826389
Scope and Contents: "The Kathmandu Valley Towns: A Record of Life and Change in Nepal", published by J. Weatherhill, New York and Tokyo, 1974. The book is documentation of Hosken's analysis of village and town communities in the Kathmandu Valley. Her travels in Nepal were formative in her future focus on women's health issues, particularly in the developing world.The collections consists of her research files connected to the publication of "The Kathmandu Valley Towns: A Record of Life and Change in...