Finding Aid for the Architecture and Urban Planning Collection, 1965-1976

Processed by K. Lopaty; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Architecture and Urban Planning Collection, 1965-1976

Collection number: 1180

UCLA Library Special Collections

UCLA Library Special Collections staff

Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
K. Lopaty, September 1976
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, February 2004
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Architecture and Urban Planning Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1965-1976
Collection number: 1180
Extent: 16 boxes (8.0 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

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Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Architecture and Urban Planning Collection (Collection 1180). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4230329 

Scope and Content

Collection contains newspaper clippings relating to architecture and urban affairs, including smog control, freeways, and public transit. Also contains reports of the Community Analysis Bureau of Los Angeles.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in the following series:
  1. Building and planning (Box 1).
  2. Urban renewal (Box 2).
  3. Transportation and vehicles (Box 3).
  4. Landslides, water, planning associations (Box 4).
  5. Universities, news clippings, book reviews (Box 5).
  6. Urban planning in California and other places (Boxes 6-7,9-16).
  7. Reports of the Community Analysis Bureau, Los Angeles (Boxes 8-9).

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Los Angeles (Calif.). Community Analysis Bureau.
City planning--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.

Container List

Box 1, Folder 1


Box 1, Folder 2

General planning.

Box 1, Folder 3

Regional planning.

Box 1, Folder 4

Town planning, development, growth.

Box 1, Folder 5

Los Angeles city planning.

Box 1, Folder 6

Los Angeles buildings.

Box 2, Folder 1

Urban renewal.

Box 2, Folder 2

Urban renewal (other than Los Angeles or New York City).

Box 2, Folder 3

Urban renewal - Los Angeles.

Box 2, Folder 4

Urban renewal - New York City.

Box 2, Folder 5

Beautification plans: general problems and ideas.

Box 2, Folder 6


Box 2, Folder 7

Industrial area.

Box 2, Folder 8

Commercial area.

Box 2, Folder 9

Recreational area.

Box 2, Folder 10

Elysian Park, Citizens group to save.

Box 3, Folder 1

Transportation and vehicles.

Box 3, Folder 2

Mass transit problems.

Box 3, Folder 3

Freeways and highways.

Box 3, Folder 4

Freeways and highways - Southern California.

Box 3, Folder 5

Auto safety standards.

Box 3, Folder 6

Auto safety devices.

Box 3, Folder 7

Smog (all cities).

Box 3, Folder 8

Smog - New York City.

Box 4, Folder 1

Landslides and general destruction.

Box 4, Folder 2


Box 4, Folder 3

Planning associations.

Box 4, Folder 4

A.I.A. convention, July 1966.

Box 4, Folder 5

Expo 1967.

Box 4, Folder 6


Box 4, Folder 7

Art Seidenbaum.

Box 5, Folder 1

Universities, colleges and education.

Box 5, Folder 2

Universities, colleges and education in California.

Box 5, Folder 3


Box 5, Folder 4

U.S. and international news.

Box 5, Folder 5

Book reviews.

Box 5, Folder 6

General news clippings.

Box 5, Folder 7

Programs, exhibits, etc.

Boxes 8-9

Reports of the Community Analysis Bureau, Los Angeles.


Miscellaneous Publications

Boxes 6-7

Urban planning - California.

Boxes 10-11

Urban planning - Los Angeles and vicinity.

Box 12

Urban planning - Santa Barbara, Orange, San Bernardino,Riverside, Ventura, San Luis Obispo, and San Joaquin counties.

Box 13

Urban planning - Great Britain, Holland, Detroit, etc.

Box 14

Urban planning: San Francisco and vicinity.

Box 15

Urban planning: Orange County, Los Angeles County.

Oversize Box 16

Los Angeles and vicinity.