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George T. Rockrise Collection, 1935-1991 (bulk 1950-1972)
2001-6  
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Series Description

 

I. PERSONAL PAPERS, 1935-1991

Physical Description: Box 1, Flat file

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically within series.
Includes personal letters written during his Fulbright-Hays fellowship in Italy, domestic and international travel sketches and slides and Thomas S. Rockrise's thesis project and professional commissions.
 

A. Biographical Information

 

B. Correspondence

 

C. Education

 

D. Travel

 

E. Family Papers

 

II. PROFESSIONAL PAPERS, 1947-1990

Physical Description: Boxes 1-2, 6, Flat file.

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically within series.
 

A. Correspondence

 

B. Papers

 

C. Presentations

 

D. Associations and Committees

 

E. Awards / Licenses

 

F. Fellowships / Scholarships

 

III. OFFICE RECORDS, 1949-1972

Physical Description: Box 2, 6, Flat file.

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically within series.
 

A. Public Relations

 

B. Presentation Materials

 

C. Design Awards

 

IV. PROJECT RECORDS, 1949-1979

Physical Description: Boxes 3-5, Flat files.

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement

Arranged by project/job/client name.
 

A. Files

 

B. Specifications

 

C. Photographs

 

D. Drawings

Container List

 

SERIES I.  PERSONAL PAPERS, 1935-1991

 

A.  Biographical Information

Box/Folder 1 : 1

Biographical Information n.d.

 

B.  Correspondence

Box/Folder 1 : 2; FF 1

Christmas Card Designs n.d.

Box/Folder 1 : 3

Personal Correspondence 1978-1979

 

C.  Student work / travel

Box/Folder 1 : 4

Diplomas and student memberships 1935-1941

 

D.  Travel

Box/Folder 1 : 5; FF 1

Travel sketches ca. 1957-1991

Box/Folder 1 : 6

Travel slides ca. 1964-1968

 

E.  Family Papers

Box/Folder 1 : 7

T.S. Rockrise papers n.d.

 

SERIES II. PROFESSIONAL PAPERS, 1947-1990

 

A.  Correspondence

Box/Folder 1 : 1

Professional correspondence 1982

Box/Folder 1 : 2

Retirement Correspondence 1985

 

B.  Papers

Box/Folder 1 : 3

Seminar and symposium papers 1967-1968

 

C.  Presentations

Box/Folder 1 : 4

Speeches / Book IV 1967-1968

Box/Folder 1 : 5

Speeches 1983

 

D.  Associations and Committees

Box/Folder 1 : 6

ASLA Fellowship Nomination 1989-1990

Box/Folder 6 : 7

Professional Memberships 1954-1987

FF 2

American Institute of Architects 1948

 

E.  Awards / Licenses

Box/Folder 6 : 8

Licenses 1947-1979

Box/Folder 6 : 9

Awards and Certificates 1956-1978

 

F.  Fellowships / Scholarships

Box/Folder 1 : 10

American Academy in Rome Mid-Career Fellowship Application 1977

Box/Folder 2 : 11-13

Fulbright-Hays Scholarship 1978-1979

 

SERIES III.  OFFICE RECORDS, 1949-1972

 

A.  Public Relations

Box/Folder 2 : 1

Rockrise Firm Photographs n.d.

Box/Folder 2 : 2

ROMA Brochures n.d.

 

B.  Presentation Materials

Box/Folder 2 : 3

"Early Houses" n.d.

Box/Folder 2 : 4

"A Portfolio of Country Residences" n.d.

Box/Folder 2 : 5

"Houses" n.d.

Box/Folder 2 : 6

"Institutional and Commercial Projects" n.d.

FF 3

A/P Small House Competition Entry 1952

Box/Folder 2 : 7

Architectural Job Slides n.d.

Box/Folder 2 : 8

Planning Job Slides n.d.

 

C.  Design Awards

Box/Folder 6 : 50

Design Awards 1956-1978

 

SERIES IV.  PROJECT RECORDS, 1949-1979

 

A.  Files

 

** See Project Index

 

B.  Specifications

 

** See Project Index

 

C.  Photographs

 

** See Project Index

 

D.  Drawings

 

** See Project Index