Planning Office. Administrative files of George A. Vajna. 1939-1990.

Finding aid prepared by University Archives staff, 1987 November; finding aid revised by University Archives staff, 2008 Aug; Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 September; machine-readable finding aid created by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 September.
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©1987 Nov


Title: Planning Office. Administrative files of George A. Vajna.
Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 8
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 15.2 linear ft. (28 boxes, 4 cartons)
Date: 1939-1990
Abstract: Record Series 8 contains the administrative files of George Vajna, generated during his time in UCLA's Planning Office.
Creator: University of California, Los Angeles. Planning Office.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Planning Office. Administrative files of George A. Vajna (University Archives Record Series 8). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

Scope and Content

Record Series 8 contains the administrative files of George Vajna, generated during his time in UCLA's Planning Office. Files regard topics including campus construction, UCLA's Long Range development Plan, campus buildings, parking structures, student housing, conferences, the Mountain Park Research Campus, UC Regents, and the development of areas surrounding the UCLA campus. Materials include studies, proposals, reports, meeting minutes, meeting agendas, and maps.
This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 3521207 

Box 1, Folder 1

Academic plan, UCLA. 1967.

Box 1, Folder 2

Accident with university car. 1964.

Box 1, Folder 3

Acreage, campus. 1962-1967.

Box 1, Folder 4

Administrators and Supervisors Association. 1968-1969.

Box 1, Folder 5

Architects and Engineers - meeting minutes and memos. 1958-1966.

Box 1, Folder 6

Area Planning Studies #958780 and #90165. 1968-1970.

Box 1, Folder 7

Arrowhead Conference. 1966.

Box 1, Folder 8

Art Building. 1958.

Box 1, Folder 9

Assessed valuations, area surrounding campus. 1958-1959.

Box 1, Folder 10

Berkeley, housing. 1959.

Box 1, Folder 11

Berkeley, Long Range Plan. 1956.

Box 1, Folder 12

Beverly Hills, Master Plan - Eisner. c.1964.

Box 1, Folder 13

Bicycle and Motor Scooter Survey and general information. 1949-1969.

Box 1, Folder 14

Building coverage, campus. 1957.

Box 1, Folder 15

Building Program. 1957-1963.

Box 1, Folder 16

Building and Campus Development Committee - meeting minutes. 1957.

Box 1, Folder 17

Bus - schedules, routes, and terminals. 1964-1967.

Box 1, Folder 18

California College of Medicine. 1963-1964.

Box 1, Folder 19

Campus Land Exchange Study, #958800. 1969-1970.

Box 2, Folder 1

Campus Meeting Committee - meeting minutes and agendas. 1957-1970.

Box 2, Folder 2

Capitol Improvement Program. 1959-1966.

Box 2, Folder 3

Circulation Studies, #958770. 1969-1970.

Box 2, Folder 4

Citizens Committee reports. 1959-1960.

Box 2, Folder 5

Citizens Transportation Committee. 1968-1969.

Box 2, Folder 6

Color code master. 1958-1964.

Box 2, Folder 7

Community Impact Study. 1964-1967.

Box 3, Folder 1

Community Impact Study. 1967-1969.

Box 3, Folder 2

Community Planning Studies #958720 and #90162. 1968-1970.

Box 3, Folder 3

Commuting distances by zones. 1957.

Box 3, Folder 4

Computer Studies. 1965-1966.

Box 3, Folder 5

Computer Symposium. 1969.

Box 3, Folder 6

Construction dates, buildings on campus. 1966.

Box 3, Folder 7

Consultants. 1965.

Box 3, Folder 8

Contracts. 1965.

Box 3, Folder 9

Cost data. 1962.

Box 3, Folder 10

Deed restricted property. 1959.

Box 3, Folder 11

Dentistry, School of. 1961.

Box 3, Folder 12

Economics Building. 1962.

Box 3, Folder 13

Educational Policy, Conference on. 1957.

Box 3, Folder 14

Employment, part-time jobs held by students. 1958.

Box 3, Folders 15-16

Engineering Field Station - land acquisition #940680. 1955-1965.

Box 4, Folder 1

Engineering Field Station - land acquisition #940680. 1965-1969.

Box 4, Folder 2

Engineering Field Station - projects excluded from building program. 1958-1968.

Box 4, Folder 3

Engineering Field Station - utilities and site development. 1965-1969.

Box 4, Folder 4

Enrollment, student growth. 1957; 1959.

Box 4, Folder 5

Expansion, University. 1957.

Box 4, Folder 6

Extension, University - Site Study. 1968.

Box 4, Folder 7

Extension, University - Theater and Extension Building downtown. 1964-1965.

Box 4, Folder 8

Food service facilities. 1963.

Box 4, Folder 9

Foreign visitors. 1968.

Box 4, Folder 10

Freeway connection. 1958; 1965-1966.

Box 4, Folders 11-12

Graphic Master Plan, #958700 and #90161. 1959-1970.

Box 4, Folder 13

Growth factors - population. 1957.

Box 5, Folder 1

Hawaii, University of - Paul Knopf and John Sur. 1964.

Box 5, Folder 2

Health Sciences. 1965.

Box 5, Folder 3

Helicopter facility. 1968.

Box 5, Folder 4

Housing - general. 1946-1968.

Box 5, Folder 5

Housing - married students. 1958-1966.

Box 5, Folder 6

Housing - married students - cost estimates. 1962.

Box 5, Folder 7

Housing - married students - Park Vista. 1964-1965.

Box 5, Folder 8

Housing - married students, properties for. 1958-1959.

Box 5, Folder 9

Housing - other campuses. 1961-1966.

Box 5, Folder 10

Housing - statistical surveys. 1951-1969.

Box 6, Folder 1

Housing Studies, #958620. 1965-1967.

Box 6, Folder 2

Incidental Fee Projects. 1964.

Box 6, Folder 3

Kiosk design. n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

Land records - miscellaneous. 1939-1969.

Box 6, Folder 5

Land records - vacant sites. 1946-1970.

Box 6, Folder 6

Land Use Survey work sheets. n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

Landscape and Landscape Policy. 1963-1964.

Box 7, Folder 1

Laundry. 1963-1966.

Box 7, Folder 2

Law Building addition. 1962.

Box 7, Folder 3

Library - bibliographies and mailing lists. 1962.

Box 7, Folder 4

Library - expansion. 1956-1957.

Box 7, Folder 5

Library - other campuses. 1955-1956.

Box 7, Folder 6

Lighting, #958740 and #90163. 1969-1970.

Box 7, Folder 7

Long Range Development Plan - directions and instructions. 1962-1964; 1967.

Box 7, Folder 8

Long Range Development Plan - distribution. 1962-1968.

Box 7, Folder 9

Long Range Development Plan - financial aspects, funding. 1959-1963.

Box 7, Folder 10

Long Range Development Plan - funding, #90172 and #958710. 1968-1969.

Box 7, Folder 11

Long Range Development Plan - funds for Campus and Community Planning Study. 1964-1968.

Box 8, Folders 1-2

Long Range Development Plan - general correspondence, #958520. 1956-1968.

Box 8, Folder 3

Long Range Development Plan - illustration material. 1963.

Box 8, Folder 4

Long Range Development Plan - lecture to accompany slides. 1964.

Box 8, Folder 5

Long Range Development Plan - printing process. 1964.

Box 8, Folder 6

Long Range Development Plan - progress reports. 1963.

Box 8, Folder 7

Long Range Development Plan - Regents Committee, #958520. 1957-1963.

Box 8, Folder 8

Long Range Development Plan - report presented to Regents at Berkeley. 1958.

Box 8, Folder 9

Long Range Development Plan - reviews. 1963.

Box 8, Folder 10

Long Range Development Plan - television script. 1964-1965.

Box 9, Folder 1

Long Range Development Plan - text material. 1962.

Box 9, Folder 2

Long Range Development Plan - transmittal letters, #958520. 1964-1969.

Box 9, Folders 3-4

Lookout Mountain Seismological Observatory. 1965-1967; 1970-1971.

Box 9, Folder 5

Maps. 1948-1970.

Box 9, Folder 6

Medical Center. 1956-1958; 1962-1964.

Box 9, Folder 7

Minutes - committees other than CPC. 1957-1970.

Box 10, Folder 1

Mira Loma Air Force Station. 1964-1965.

Box 10, Folder 2

M.I.T. Program. 1959.

Box 10, Folder 3

Models. 1963-1964; 1968-1969.

Box 10, Folder 4

Monorail. 1963-1965.

Box 10, Folder 5

Mountain Park Research Camp - Animal Resource Facility. 1968-1969.

Box 10, Folder 6

Mountain Park Research Camp - Bio-Engineering building. 1969.

Box 10, Folder 7

Mountain Park Research Camp - correspondence with architects, #958610. 1963-1969.

Box 10, Folder 8

Mountain Park Research Camp - funding, #958610. 1964-1970.

Box 11, Folders 1-2

Mountain Park Research Camp - general correspondence, #958610. 1963-1969.

Box 11, Folder 3

Mountain Park Research Camp - High Pressure Laboratory, #958610. 1966; 1968.

Box 11, Folder 4

Mountain Park Research Camp - Nuclear Consortium, #958660. 1967-1969.

Box 11, Folder 5

Mountain Park Research Camp - site development. 1968-1969.

Box 11, Folder 6

Newspaper clippings. 1957-1958; 1965.

Box 11, Folder 7

Nike site LA-98. 1963; 1968-1970.

Box 11, Folder 8

Office supplies and equipment. 1957.

Box 11, Folder 9

Open House Planning Committee. 1967-1968.

Box 11, Folder 10

Outside gross square feet calculating rules. 1957.

Box 11, Folder 11

Overpass. n.d.

Box 11, Folder 12

Oxnard Air Force Base. 1970.

Box 12, Folder 1

Parking - design. 1965.

Box 12, Folder 2

Parking - estimated employee requirements. 1959.

Box 12, Folders 3-4

Parking - general. 1955-1970.

Box 12, Folder 5

Parking - McElvy file. 1957.

Box 13, Folder 1

Parking - Structure B. 1961-1962; 1964.

Box 13, Folder 2

Parking - Structure D. 1962-1964.

Box 13, Folder 3

Parking - Structure E. 1962-1965; 1967.

Box 13, Folder 4

Parking - structure, estimates. 1960's.

Box 13, Folder 5

Parking - Structure 4-1. 1962-1963; 1969.

Box 13, Folder 6

Parking - Structure H. 1963-1965.

Box 13, Folder 7

Parking - Structure L. 1962-1963; 1966.

Box 13, Folder 8

Parking - structure, medical center. 1959; 1969.

Box 13, Folder 9

Parking - structure, miscellaneous. 1957-1970.

Box 13, Folder 10

Parking - structure, portable. 1968.

Box 13, Folder 11

Parking - Structure R. 1962.

Box 13, Folder 12

Parking - Structure 3-A. 1962-1963.

Box 13, Folder 13

Parking - Structure W. 1962-1963.

Box 14, Folders 1-2

Parking - surveys. 1946-1970.

Box 14, Folder 3

Parking - surveys, Bicycle and Motor Scooter. 1959-1961.

Box 14, Folder 4

Parking and traffic. 1953-1963.

Box 15, Folders 1-3

Parking and traffic. 1964-1971.

Box 15, Folder 4

Parking and Traffic Study - Wilbur Smith and Associates. 1957-1964.

Box 15, Folder 5

Parkoa card-key system. 1962-1963.

Box 15, Folder 6

Perimeter road completion. 1964-1967.

Box 16, Folder 1

Physical Education facilities. 1955-1959.

Box 16, Folder 2

Physical planning. 1967.

Box 16, Folder 3

Physical Rehabilitation Center. 1960.

Box 16, Folder 4

Piling. 1963.

Box 16, Folder 5

Planning - Berkeley. 1954-1958.

Box 16, Folder 6

Planning - other campuses. 1956-1958.

Box 16, Folder 7

Planning - principles. 1957-1958.

Box 16, Folder 8

Planning - report, preliminary outline. 1957-1959.

Box 16, Folder 9

Population - Los Angeles. 1962-1968.

Box 17, Folder 1

Project assignments. 1964.

Box 17, Folder 2

Public relations. 1964.

Box 17, Folder 3

Rapid transit impact. 1964-1969.

Box 17, Folder 4

Radioactive storage. n.d.

Box 17, Folder 5

Real estate - offers. 1964; 1966; 1969.

Box 17, Folder 6

Recreation - Berkeley, Pasadena. 1959-1961.

Box 17, Folder 7

Recreation - Center, policies on use. 1965.

Box 17, Folder 8

Recreation - equipment. 1961.

Box 17, Folder 9

Recreation - planning. 1957-1964; 1968-1969.

Box 17, Folder 10

Regents minutes. 1958-1964.

Box 17, Folder 11

Residence halls. 1957-1961.

Box 17, Folder 12

Royce Hall remodeling. 1964.

Box 17, Folder 13

Safety - fire and radiation. 1965.

Box 17, Folder 14

Scooters. 1965.

Box 17, Folder 15

Service yard expansion. 1961-1962; 1964-1965.

Box 17, Folder 16

Signs. 1948-1970.

Box 18, Folder 1

Site approvals. 1964-1966.

Box 18, Folder 2

Site selection, new campuses. 1957-1958; 1966.

Box 18, Folder 3

Social Science Building. 1958.

Box 18, Folder 4

Society for College and University Planning. 1968.

Box 18, Folder 5

Space requirements. 1956-1957.

Box 18, Folder 6

Space standards. 1955-1970.

Box 18, Folder 7

Special academic, #958730. 1968-1969.

Box 18, Folder 8

Stadium. 1958-1966.

Box 18, Folder 9

Surveys, #958690. 1968-1970.

Box 18, Folder 10

Television Transmittal Tower, site for. 1968-1970.

Box 18, Folder 11

Theater Arts Building. 1967.

Box 18, Folder 12

Topography and aerial mapping. 1959-1960; 1969.

Box 18, Folder 13

Traffic Safety Committee. 1969-1970.

Box 19, Folder 1

Traffic studies, transit studies, campus pedestrian walks studies, #958650. 1948-1970.

Box 19, Folder 2

Traffic studies, transit studies, widening of streets, #958650. 1955-1969.

Box 19, Folder 3

Traffic Survey - Riverside. 1969-1971.

Box 19, Folder 4

Trams. 1963-1965.

Box 19, Folder 5

Union, Student - expansion. 1966.

Box 19, Folder 6

Utilities - Master Plan Phase I, #958790 and #90166. 1968-1970.

Box 19, Folder 7

Veteran Administration property south of Wilshire. 1957-1958.

Box 19, Folder 8

Veteran Avenue. 1964.

Box 20, Folder 1

Walks - Speedwalk, Speedramp, and transportation shelter. 1963.

Box 20, Folder 2

Welton Becket Reporter. 1964-1965.

Box 20, Folders 3-4

Westwood Community planning. 1958-1970.

Box 20, Folder 5

Zoning. 1953-1969.

Box 20, Folder 6

Zoning ordinance, Los Angeles. 1950's-1960's.

Box 21, Folder 1

Academic Senate - proposal to strengthen Planning Committee. 1989.

Box 21, Folder 2

Administrators and Supervisors Association. 1967-1968.

Box 21, Folder 3

Advisory Committee on Professional Education. 1988.

Box 21, Folder 4

APA National Planning Conference - New York. 1987.

Box 21, Folder 5

Associates of Research Libraries - statistics. 1988.

Box 21, Folder 6

Bel-Air Association Board - meeting with UCLA planners. 1989.

Box 21, Folder 7

Beyond 2000 - The LRDP as Guide - UC Berkeley. 1987.

Box 21, Folder 8

Budget and Planning Conference. 1988.

Box 21, Folder 9

Campus and Community Planners meetings. 1976-1983.

Box 21, Folder 10

Campus and Community Planning Coordinating Committee. 1987-1989.

Box 21, Folder 11

Campus and Community Planning studies - summary of proposals for 1965-1970. 1964.

Box 21, Folder 12

Capitol Affairs Council. 1987-1989.

Box 21, Folder 13

Capitol and Space Planning Committee. 1988-1989.

Box 21, Folder 14

Capitol Construction Project impact analysis - fee proposal. 1986.

Box 22, Folder 1

Capitol Development workshop. 1989.

Box 22, Folder 2

Capitol Programs - Project Activity report. 1988.

Box 22, Folder 3

Capitol Programs project management - Project Activity report. 1989.

Box 22, Folder 4

City Council district maps. 1986.

Box 22, Folder 5

Community Relations Staff Task Force. 1981.

Box 22, Folder 6

Committee memberships - G.A. Vajna - selective list. 1979.

Box 22, Folder 7

Commuter Assistance-Ridesharing - Trip Reduction Plan. 1988.

Box 22, Folder 8

Concert Management workshop. 1964.

Box 22, Folder 9

Consultants - references. 1987.

Box 22, Folder 10

Contractor parking. 1989.

Box 22, Folder 11

CPEC space standards. n.d.

Box 22, Folder 12

Daily log - Office of Budget, Institutional Planning and Analysis. 1987-1989.

Box 22, Folder 13

Ear Institute. 1976-1977.

Box 22, Folder 14

Enrollment - student growth. 1986-1989.

Box 22, Folder 15

Federal Register - financial assistance for construction and renovation... 1977.

Box 23, Folder 1

Future EIRs. 1984-1988.

Box 23, Folder 2

Higher Education Bond Act of 1988 - news reports on Prop. 78. 1988.

Box 23, Folder 3

Job descriptions - campus planner. 1966.

Box 23, Folder 4

Landlord-Tenant: answers to tenant questions. 1985.

Box 23, Folder 5

Aundry and sites off-campus. 1963-1966.

Box 23, Folder 6

Laurel Heights Improvement Association of San Francisco vs. Regents of UC. 1988.

Box 23, Folder 7

Long Range Development Plan - preparation for Regents meeting. 1967.

Box 23, Folder 8

Looking Toward a New Century - UC System. 1988.

Box 23, Folder 9

Los Angeles Energy Supply Conference. 1979.

Box 23, Folder 10

Management and Professional Program - personnel policies. 1986.

Box 23, Folder 11

Maps. 1968-1988.

Box 23, Folder 12

Motor Vehicle Survey by Type of Space - Campus Parking Service. 1988.

Box 24, Folders 1-2

Mountain Park Research Campus - correspondence. 1965-1971.

Box 24, Folder 3

Mountain Park Research Campus - Phasing Study. 1967.

Box 24, Folder 4

Mountain Park Research Campus - proposal. 1964.

Box 24, Folder 5

Olympic Games - Summer '84. 1978-1982.

Box 24, Folder 6

Organizational charts - Berkeley Architects and Engineers, campus planning. 1966.

Box 24, Folder 7

Oil Drilling District proposal. 1967.

Box 24, Folder 8

Ornamental Horticulture Area Committee. 1973-1980.

Box 25, Folder 1

Parking - Annual Occupancy Report - operations and space utilization. 1988.

Box 25, Folder 2

Parking - Lot J and Melnitz site maps. n.d.

Box 25, Folder 3

Parking - ultimate need estimates. c.1969.

Box 25, Folders 4-5

Parking and traffic problems. 1960-1970; 1988.

Box 25, Folder 6

Planning and Space Management - organizational chart. 1987.

Box 25, Folder 7

Planning Conference. 1964-1968.

Box 25, Folder 8

Planning principles. 1956-1959.

Box 25, Folder 9

Pressures and the Institution's Response - conference. 1969.

Box 25, Folder 10

Preparing urban design guidelines - FORMA. n.d.

Box 25, Folders 11-12

Recreational Space Master Plan - Phase I. 1987.

Box 25, Folder 13

Regents meeting. 1988 Nov.

Box 25, Folder 14

Regents meeting - 1988-1989 budget. 1988 Jul.

Box 25, Folder 15

Regents meeting - agenda items. 1989 Jan.

Box 25, Folder 16

Regents meeting - Committee on Grounds and Building. 1989.

Box 26, Folder 1

Regents meeting - text of remarks. 1988 Oct.

Box 26, Folder 2

Report on Status of Planning. 1956.

Box 26, Folders 3-5

Society for College and University Planning - conference. 1967; 1969-1970.

Box 26, Folder 6

State Capitol Outlay Program evaluation meeting. 1989.

Box 26, Folder 7

State-funded Capitol Improvement Program, 1988-1991 proposal - draft. 1987.

Box 26, Folder 8

Strategic Planning Committee. 1987.

Box 26, Folder 9

Strategic Planning Conference II. 1988.

Box 26, Folder 10

Strategic Planning Conference III. 1989.

Box 26, Folder 11

Strategic Planning retreat. 1987.

Box 26, Folder 12

Strategic Planning retreat - strategic planning papers. 1986-1987.

Box 26, Folder 13

Summary of construction starts, 1987-1999. n.d.

Box 26, Folder 14

Traffic - Freeway Development to the Year 2000 - Auto Club of Southern California. 1986.

Box 26, Folder 15

Traffic - Freeway Express Transit - So. California Action Committee. n.d.

Box 26, Folder 16

Traffic - How to Get to UCLA Without Using Your Car - UCLA Transportation. 1986.

Box 26, Folder 17

Traffic - map - Average Daily Traffic on the State Highway System. 1962.

Box 26, Folder 18

Traffic - "Our Highways" - American Association of State Highway and Transportation. 1984.

Box 26, Folder 19

Traffic - Realistic Speed Zoning: Why and How - Auto Club of Southern California. 1976.

Box 26, Folder 20

Traffic - Traffic Engineering for Small Cities and Counties - Auto Club. 1980.

Box 26, Folder 21

Traffic - Traffic Signal Management - Why and How - Auto Club of Southern California. 1981.

Box 26, Folder 22

Traffic - Who Owns the roads? A Consumer's Guide to Highway Finance - ACSC. 1985.

Box 27, Folder 1

Traffic safety. 1987.

Box 27, Folder 2

Traffic Safety Program. 1957(?); 1968.

Box 27, Folders 3-5

Traffic/Transit Studies. 1948-1966.

Box 27, Folder 6

UCLA Transportation Study. 1975.

Box 27, Folders 7-8

UCLA Transportation Systems Demand Management Plan. 1987.

Box 28, Folder 1

UCLA Transportation Systems Demand Management Plan. 1987.

Box 28, Folder 2

Veterans Affairs Hospital - EIRs. 1972-1973.

Box 28, Folders 3-6

Veterans Affairs Hospital - surplus land. 1969-1976.

Box 28, Folder 7

Vajna, George - retirement plans. 1989.

Box 28, Folder 8

Veterans Administration land. 1987-1989; n.d.

Box 28, Folder 9

Westwood Hills Property Owners vs. UC Regents. 1978.

Boxes 29-32

History and autobiography of George Vajna.