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Charles Willard Moore papers, 1915-1985, (bulk 1960-1985)

Charles Willard Moore papers, 1915-1985, (bulk 1960-1985)

Moore, Charles Willard, 1925-1993

Architect

Collection Information

Size: 10.8 linear ft.

Summary: Personal and professional papers consisting of biographical material, correspondence, subject files, writings, architectural designs, and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Architect; Austin, Tx. Died Dec. 16, 1993. Received his Architecture degree in 1947 from the University of Michigan; and in 1957 he received his Ph.D. in Architectural history from Princeton University. Taught at UC Berkeley, Yale, and UCLA. He has partnerhips in several architectural firms: MLTW (Moore, Lyndon, Turnball, Whitaker); Urban Innovations Group; Moore, Grover, Harper; and Moore, Ruble, Yudell. Major projects include the Sea Ranch Residential Resort (1964-1965) and Piazza d'Italia in New Orleans (1975-1978).

Provenance

Donated 1985 and 1990 by Charles Willard Moore.

Location of Originals

  • Architectural designs: Originals retained by donor.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Charles Willard Moore papers, 1915-1985, (bulk 1960-1985). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.