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Reminiscences of Gilmore David Clarke : oral history

Title
Reminiscences of Gilmore David Clarke : oral history, 1959.
Description
Transcript: 372 leaves.
Tape: 1 reel.
Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history.
Abstract
Landscape architect.
Summary
Training at Cornell; early work on Bronx River Parkway; World War I; Westchester County park system; planning parks, parkways and expressways, 1930s through 1950s; housing projects, including Metropolitan Life Insurance Company; city planning in Portland, Oregon, and Nashville, Tennessee; National Commission of Fine Arts, 1932-1950; New York City traffic control report; New York World's Fair, 1939; College of Architecture, Cornell, 1935-1950; planning for New York State Power Authority, Naval Academy, Military Academy; United Nations headquarters; consulting services to universities and colleges.
Restrictions
Access: Open.
Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1984. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Notes
Interviewed by Saul Benison.
Microfiche copy available for purchase. (Columbia University oral history collection, part V, published by Meckler Publishing, Westport, CT).
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