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Esther McCoy papers, 1876-1990, bulk, 1938-1989

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5.8: UCLA, School of Architecture and Urban Planning , 1961-1988

Esther McCoy was a lecturer at the UCLA School of Architecture and Urban Planning from 1965 to 1969. The school was established just a year earlier, and she took an active role in the development of a program curriculum, architecture library, and slide library. This subseries documents her many activities at the school. Included are correspondence, employment records, general notes, and library committee reports. Also found is documentation of her work to establish a slide library, including reports, notes, and inventories. McCoy also oversaw the organization and cataloging of the Richard Neutra Archive, which had been donated to UCLA. Found here is correspondence regarding the project, a microfilm inventory, and collection descriptions. This subseries also contains four files of McCoy's teaching materials, such as lecture notes and course outlines. Researchers should note that McCoy's teaching materials from other Universities can be found in Series 4.4: Lectures.
Files are arranged alphabetically.
This subseries has been scanned in its entirety.
Description Container Select
Correspondence, 1965-1988
26
7-9
Employment Records, 1967-1969
26
10
Library Committee Reports, 1965-1967
26
11
Miscellaneous Notes, circa 1966-1969
26
12
Richard Neutra Archives
Correspondence, 1961, 1976-1972
26
13
Financial Material, circa 1966-1969
26
14
Inventories and Notes, circa 1966-1970
26
15-16
"List of Items and Description on Microfilm,", circa 1970
26
17
"Register of the Neutra Collection,", circa 1960s
26
18
Slide Library, Inventory and Notes, circa 1966-1969
26
19-20
Slide Library, Plan for Organization, 1967
26
21
Slide Library, Reports, 1966-1969
26
22
Teaching Materials, 1966-1970, 1974
26
23-26

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