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The CIAM Collection

Collection Identifier: DES-1982-0002-000603297
Scope and Contents: The CIAM Collections includes correspondence files and manuscript material related to the planning and proceedings of the organization’s conferences (1928-1956) as well as organizational files and photographs.

The correspondence, reports, photographs and ephemera related to the International Congress of Modern Architecture, drawn from the files of Josep Lluís Sert, who was both a founding member of the organization and its president (1947-1956).

The Curutchet Collection

Collection Identifier: DES-1977-0002-000603292
Overview: Drawings, correspondence and photographs related to the design, by Le Corbusier (1887-1965), and construction of the Curutchet House, La Plata, Argentina.

The Edward Larrabee Barnes Collection

Collection Identifier: DES-1993-0001-004165878
Scope and Contents: The Edward Larrabee Barnes Collection includes architectural drawings, photographs, clippings, lectures, and publications related to Barnes’ architectural practice that spans over five decades of work during the 20th century.His early works consisted of small commissions: private houses, camps and university projects. Later works were larger in scale and range from museums and galleries such as the Walker Art Center (1966-1971, 1984) and the Dallas Museum of Art (1983-1984, 1993),...

The Ernest Weissmann Archive

Collection Identifier: DES-2013-0003-014379936
Scope and Contents: The Ernest Weissmann Archive is comprised of 43 linear feet of personal and professional papers. Most material documents his many years of extensive and significant international work in housing, urban, and regional development as an officer of the United Nations based in New York. It includes drafts and final versions of lectures, writings and reports, as well as extensive visual documentation (mainly slides) carried out during UN missions. It also contains some material related to his...

The Ferrari Hardoy Archive

Collection Identifier: DES-1995-0001-007823498
Scope and Contents: The Ferrari Hardoy Archive includes drawings, plans, competition entries, manuscripts, correspondence and research materials related to Jorge Ferrari Hardoy’s work as a designer, architect and city planner.Jorge Ferrari Hardoy’s papers span approximately forty years: from his student years in the 1930’s to the mid-1970’s. There are substantial files related to CIAM Argentina and Grupo Austral, the forums for the discussion of modern architecture in Argentina during the late 1940’s....

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...

The George Collins Collection on Linear City Planning

Collection Identifier: DES-2001-00001-008766565
Scope and Contents: The George Collins Collection on Linear City Planning is comprised of research files and correspondence assembled and maintained by architectural historian George Roseborough Collins (1917-1993) related to linear planning and, more specifically, to the Ciudad Lineal of Madrid by Arturo Soria y Mata (1844-1920), as well as related photographic and printed works.The collection includes research files comprised mainly of reference material, clippings, manuscripts, typescripts,...

The GSD History Collection, Academic Affairs

Collection Identifier: DES-2009-0001-011762445
Scope and Contents: This collection includes documents relating to the organization and administration of academic courses and programs at Harvard's Graduate School of Design, mainly between 1936 and 1993. Materials include curriculum development papers, departmental papers related to seminars, exhibitions and lectures, information on scholarships, fellowships and awards. It also includes some faculty papers, course materials, and materials related to professional development courses offered through...

The GSD History Collection, Administrative Affairs

Collection Identifier: DES-2009-0002-011762440
Scope and Contents: This collection includes documents relating to the organization and administration of Harvard's Graduate School of Design, mainly between 1936 and 1993.Materials include official registers, directories, news and press releases, and materials related to publications, exhibitions, conferences, lectures, and special events. It also includes some alumni association materials, library and building facilities, and GSD life photographs. The vast majority of the materials span the years...