American Institute of Architects, Seattle Chapter records, 1894-1988  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
American Institute of Architects. Seattle Chapter
Title
American Institute of Architects, Seattle Chapter records
Dates
1894-1988 (inclusive)
Quantity
46.43 cubic feet plus 1 vertical file
Collection Number
1334
Summary
Records of a professional society of architects
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Open to all users, but access to portions of the papers restricted. Contact repository for details

Some material stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Professional society of architects organized on February 24, 1891 as the Washington Chapter. In 1961 the name was changed to the Seattle Chapter. Its mission is to advance the design profession and improve the commuity. The organization leads by developing expertise and building connections.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Minutes, correspondence, membership files, reports, subject files, bylaws, conferences, press releases, subject series, clippings, committee records,Seattle Historic Preservation Calendar, record book, and roll book.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 1334-001: American Institute of Architects Seattle Chapter records, 1894-1974Return to Top

31.00 cubic feet

Scope and Content: Minutes, correspondence, membership files, reports, subject files, and committee records.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users, but access to portions of the papers restricted. Contact repository for details.

Restrictions on Use: Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Description
American Institute of Architects Seattle Chapter records

Accession No. 1334-004: American Institute of Architects Seattle Chapter records, 1945-1980 (bulk 1977-1980)Return to Top

6.00 cubic feet

Scope and Content: General correspondence (1977-1980); bylaws, membership (ca. 1945-1980); conferences, press releases, subject series, committee records (ca. 1976-1980).

The bulk of the files continue those in the previous accession. One carton documents an urban design project sponsored by the A.I.A. and other Seattle groups. The project, Seattle R/UDAT, (tentative title: A.I.A. Seattle Chapter, Regional Urban Design Assistance Team) brought in an outside design team to study the issue of downtown Seattle as a residential community. It worked with the Seattle Chapter's Steering Committee for this project and with other concerned organizations and produced a report, "Living Downtown", 1981.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Restrictions on Use: Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by the Institute, 7/14/1983.

Description
American Institute of Architects Seattle Chapter records

Accession No. 1334-005: American Institute of Architects Seattle Chapter records, 1945-1984Return to Top

9.00 cubic feet

Scope and Content: Correspondence, minutes and agenda, reports, news releases, membership records, surveys, conferences and conventions, other record series.

Board minutes, 1981-1984. Records of many committees which continue those in the previous accession.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Restrictions on Use: Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by the Institute, 1/5/1987.

Description
American Institute of Architects Seattle Chapter records

Accession No. 1334-006: "Seattle Historic Preservation" calendar, 1988Return to Top

1 vertical file

Scope and Content: Seattle Historic Preservation Calendar.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by the Institute, 1/1/1987.

Description
"Seattle Historic Preservation" calendar

Accession No. 1334-007: American Institute of Architects, Seattle Chapter records, 1894-1986Return to Top

.43 cubic feet (1 box)

Scope and Content: Record book (circa 1894-1909, with an interleaved 1919 item) and roll book (circa 1910, with an interleaved 1895 letter). Also includes files relevant to the Archives Committee (primarily reports, meetings and agendas, and correspondence) and other miscellaneous clippings, correspondence, and publications (1985-1986).

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Thomas Veith, 2008-03-07

Description
American Institute of Architects, Seattle Chapter records

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Anderson, David R
  • Bain, William
  • Bassetti, Fred, 1917-
  • Bumgardner, Albert
  • Burke, Edward, 1930-
  • Chiarelli, James J
  • Christensen, Waldo B
  • Detlie, John Stewart
  • Dietz, Robert H
  • Durham, Robert L. (Robert Lewis), 1912-
  • Fowler, Marge
  • Ganges, Arnold G
  • Gervais, Florence H
  • Gould, Carl F., 1916-
  • Gregor, Alice
  • Hargis, Thomas F. Jr
  • Hillock, Robert L
  • Hoedemaker, David
  • Horan, Walter Franklin, 1898-
  • Jackson, Henry M. (Henry Martin), 1912-1983
  • Jacobsen, John T
  • Johanson, Perry B. (Perry Bertil), 1910-
  • Jones, Gayne L
  • Jones, Victor N
  • Kirk, Paul Hayden
  • Magnuson, Donald Hammer, 1911-
  • Magnuson, Warren G. (Warren Grant), 1905-1989
  • McKinley, David A. Jr
  • Meyer, Gwen
  • Moldenhour, H. A
  • Morse, John M
  • Nixon, Robert
  • Olson, Robert T
  • Osterman, Hugo
  • Overtuff, Harrison
  • Pelly, Thomas M. (Thomas Minor), 1902-1973
  • Priteca, B. Marcus (Bernard Marcus)
  • Quinlan, Katherine
  • Rogers, John L
  • Rosellini, Albert D. (Albert Dean), 1910-
  • Shavey, Gary L
  • Shorette, La Monte
  • Thiry, Paul A., 1904-1993
  • Thomas, Harlan P
  • Turner, Shirley P
  • Waldron, Lawrence G
  • Wegg, Talbot
  • Westland, Jack
  • Whinihan, Joan
  • Williams, Gerald A
  • Wright, John L
  • Young, Clayton
  • Corporate Names :
  • American Institute of Architects. Seattle Chapter--Archives
  • American Institute of Architects. Western Mountain Region
  • Associated General Contractors of America
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Dutheiler, Edward A (creator)
    • Johnston, Dorothy (creator)
    • Joyce, Clayton R (creator)
    • Corporate Names :
    • American Institute of Architects. Regional & Urban Design Committee (creator)
    • American Institute of Architects. Washington Council (creator)
    • Art for Public Places Conference (1971 : Seattle, Wash.) (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)