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New York State Council on Architecture Meeting Minutes, Program and Correspondence Files

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
The Council on Architecture was created in 1966 to encourage excellence in architectural design in all public buildings, to encourage inclusion of works of fine art to complement good architectural design, and to stimulate interest in architectural excellence in public and private construction. The series consists of council meeting agendas and minutes, chronological correspondence files, copies of council publications, and chairman's program files.
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22 cubic feet (including ca. 300 photoprints)
Inclusive Dates:
1968-1975
Series Number:
11034

Arrangement

Arranged by type or subject and then roughly chronological.

Administrative History

The Council on Architecture was created by Chapter 986 of the Laws of 1966 to encourage excellence in architectural design in all public buildings, to encourage inclusion of works of fine arts to complement good architectural design, and to stimulate interest in architectural excellence in public and private construction.

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of council meeting agendas and minutes (1968-1975), chronological correspondence files (1974-1975), copies of council publications, and chairman's program files. There are also approximately 300 color photoprints present in the series.

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Detailed Description

Dates Contents Box

Accretion: 11034-98
1968 May 7-1973 June 13 Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes 1
1973 September 18-1975 January 23 Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes 2
Public Awareness Program; NEA Grant Nos. S-A-72-0-514, A-30-42-29, A-72-0-724 3
1968 January 30-1974 February 28 Chronological Correspondence Files 4
Chronological Correspondence Files (1974 March-1975 February); Design Award Brochure Files 5
Metric Handbook; Samples of Other Council Publications; Inventory Phase I 6
Legal Study Proposals; Post Occupancy Building Survey: Advisory Committee on NYS Construction Programs 7
Inventory Phase II Material 8
General: State Agencies; Bids, Housing Laws, Miscellaneous 9
Inventory Phase I Material 10
Inventory Phase I, Phase II Material; Burgess Proposal: General Files 11
Chairman's Program Files: A - C 12
Chairman's Program Files: D - L 13
Chairman's Program Files: M - Staten Island 14
Chairman's Program Files: State - XYZ 15
Value Engineering Seminar 16
Miscellaneous Publications 17
Miscellaneous Publications 18
Miscellaneous Publications 19
ACIC Minutes of All Meetings; Design and Construction Records of Space at 810 Seventh Avenue and Copy of Lease 20
European Modular Construction 21
Miscellaneous Program Information 22