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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


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).


Donated 1985 and 1990 by Charles Willard Moore.

Location of Originals

  • Architectural designs: Originals retained by donor.

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