Source

Walter Curt Behrendt papers

Title
Walter Curt Behrendt papers, 1910-1945
Production
1910-1945
Description
1.3 linear feet ( 3 manuscript boxes)
Abstract
Walter Curt Behrendt was born December 16, 1884 in Metz, Alsace and died in April 26, 1945 in Norwich, Vermont. From 1912-1933, Behrendt worked in Civil Service in Germany shaping public housing policy, the principles of lay-out and development. Behrendt emigrated to the United States in 1934 and became a Visiting Lecturer in Housing and City Planning at Dartmouth College, 1934-1937. In 1937-1941, Behrendt was a Professor of City Planning and Housing at the University at Buffalo, SUNY and returned to Dartmouth in 1941.
Arrangement
This collection is arranged in five series: Biographical Information, Faculty Papers, Lectures, Personal Papers, and Writings.
Finding Aid
Finding aid available online. See Online Link.
Summary
The Walter Curt Behrendt papers are composed primarily of lectures and writings.
Restrictions
This collection is available for use by appointment in the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. For further information and to make an appointment, please call (212) 854-4110 or email avery-drawings@libraries.columbia.edu.
Permission to publish must be obtained in writing from the Director, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, 1172 Amsterdam Ave., MC 0301, New York, NY 10027.
Format
Manuscript Manuscript/Archive