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Photographs and architectural drawings from Israel
M1922  
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Background
Collection of documents belonging to Yehuda Avissar, deputy municipal engineer of the city of Jaffa. Tel-Aviv-Jaffa, [1930s-40s]. The collection includes: thirty architectural drawings, including drawings of the Dajani Hospital, the first private hospital in Jaffa; the offices of ha-Mashbir ha-Merkazi; and other buildings and streets in Jaffa. There are also about 100 letters, receipts and official documents addressed to Avissar, as well as three small photographs depicting sewer pipe installation in Jaffa. Most of the documents are from the Jaffa Municipality and from the Association of Engineers and Architects.
Extent
1 Linear Feet One box; two flat boxes; four map folders
Restrictions
While Special Collections is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish.
Availability
Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.