Overview: Organizational files, including invitations, correspondence, photographs and the texts of tributes to Lewis Mumford, assembled by Charles M. Haar and Jerold S. Kayden. Haar and Kayden were organizers of the events celebrating Mumford as the first recipient of The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy Award.
Overview: The collection includes architectural drawings, photographs, clippings, lectures, and publications related to Barnes’ architectural practice that spans five decades of work during the 20th century.
Overview: The Myers Collection includes representative residential designs, as well as other work. Included are architectural drawings, related correspondence and job files, and photographs.
Overview: Photographs (portraits) and clippings of faculty, administrators, and visiting speakers of the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, 1970-1990 (bulk).
Scope and Contents: The collection includes some 5,000 letters exchanged with his wife, Sophia White Olmsted (1862-1956), during the years 1898-1920. During this period Olmsted traveled for lengthy periods on firm business and this correspondence provides insight into the realities of both practice and domestic concerns. There are also correspondence files with professional colleagues, scattered manuscript materials of professional interest, as well as family papers, ephemera and photographs.
Overview: The bulk of this collection is comprised of World War II files related to Norman T. Newton's work in the Sub Commission of Monuments, Fine Arts, and Archives (correspondence, final reports, and maps). It also includes pre- and post- WWII publications on conditions of works of art and historic monuments.
Overview: Drawings, plans, manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, slides and ephemera related to the landscape design practice founded by Arthur A. Shurcliff and its successor firms.
Overview: The collection includes theses, course syllabi, drawings and photographs of student work produced between 1900 and 1960 at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design, and its preceding School of Architecture and School of Landscape Architecture.