Avery Drawings & Archives Collections
 

Douglas Putnam Haskell papers, 1866-1979-(bulk 1949-1964).

Series VII: Round Tables

This series contains material regarding the numerous round tables sponsored by Architectural Forum. Dates are included in the summary and/or folder name, and span 1953-57, 1961-62, and 1964.

The folders in this series are arranged alphabetically by title of the round table, and thereunder in reverse chronological order. Some folders containing transcripts are divided by pagination, session, or name of the person who owned that particular copy of the transcript.

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Box 70 Folder 1 Architect- client Round Table—FORUM and House & Home 11/1953

This folder contains a transcript of the "California Council of Architects Forum on Architect-Client Relationships--Better Buildings for People and How to Get Them." Moderated by DH. October 16, 1953.



Box 70 Folder 2 to 3 Architecture Round Table

This folder contains a transcript of the proceedings of the Architecture Round Table, sponsored by Architectural Forum. April 1-2, 1953. University Club, New York.



Box 70 Folder 4 Audio-Visual Round Table (Hearing, Seeing, Learning)—FORUM 7/1956

This folder contains material relating to a round table lunch on audio-visual titled " Hearing, Seeing, and Learning."



Box 70 Folder 5 Churches Round Table, FORUM 12/1955

This folder contains a 67 page transcript of "Forum on Church Architecture." October 15, 1995. Continental Hotel, Cambridge. Moderated by DH.



Box 70 Folder 6 Cities Threat to Open Land Round Table – FORUM 1/1958

This folder contains material relating to a FORTUNE-FORUM round table titled "How to Conserve Open Space in the Growing Metropolitan Area." St. Regis Hotel, October 31-November 1, 1957. This folder contains DH's copy of the transcript for the first day session.



Box 71 Folder 1 Cities Threat to Open Land Round Table – FORUM 1/1958

This folder contains a transcript of a FORTUNE-FORUM round table titled "How to Conserve Open Space in the Growing Metropolitan Area." St. Regis Hotel, October 31-November 1, 1957. This folder contains [DH's] copy of the transcript for the second day session.



Box 71 Folder 2 Cities Threat to Open Land Round Table – FORUM 1/1958

This folder contains a transcript of a FORTUNE-FORUM round table titled "How to Conserve Open Space in the Growing Metropolitan Area." St. Regis Hotel, October 31-November 1, 1957. This folder contains Mr. Hazen's copy of the transcript for the first day session.



Box 71 Folder 3 Cities Threat to Open Land Round Table – FORUM 1/1958

This folder contains a transcript of a FORTUNE-FORUM round table titled "How to Conserve Open Space in the Growing Metropolitan Area." St. Regis Hotel, October 31-November 1, 1957. This folder contains Mr. Hazen's copy of the transcript for the second day session.



Box 71 Folder 4 to 5 City Redevelopment Round Table

This folder contains a transcript of a round table conducted by FORUM and co-sponsored by National Retail Dry Goods Association, St. Louis, April 5-6, 1955, titled "Rebuilding Cities Downtown."



Box 72 Folder 1 Dallas Convention Panel

This folder contains material relating to the Dallas AIA Convention, May 7-11, 1962.



Box 72 Folder 2 to 5 Education Round Table

Contains material relating to the Time-Life-Architectural Forum School Round Table. August 5-6, 1953.



Box 72 Folder 6 HHFA (Housing and Home Finance Agency)

This folder contains material relating to HHFA and the proposed Washington Square Southeast Title I project, and the Columbus Circle Project.



Box 73 Folder 1 How to Make Urban Renewal Work Round Table—FORUM 4/1956

This folder contains material relating to the Architectural Forum Round Table on "Rental Housing in Urban Renewal." Hotel Statler, Washington, D.C. January 24-25, 1956. This folder contains the transcript of the morning session, January 24, 1956.



Box 73 Folder 2 How to Make Urban Renewal Work Round Table—FORUM 4/1956

This folder contains the transcript for the Architectural Forum Round Table on "Rental Housing in Urban Renewal." Hotel Statler, Washington, D.C. January 24-25, 1956. This folder contains the transcript of the afternoon session, January 24, 1956.



Box 73 Folder 3 How to Make Urban Renewal Work Round Table—FORUM 4/1956

This folder contains the transcript for the Architectural Forum Round Table on "Rental Housing in Urban Renewal." Hotel Statler, Washington, D.C. January 24-25, 1956. This folder contains the transcript of the morning session, January 25, 1956.



Box 73 Folder 4 How to Make Urban Renewal Work Round Table—FORUM 4/1956

This folder contains the transcript for the Architectural Forum Round Table on "Rental Housing in Urban Renewal." Hotel Statler, Washington, D.C. January 24-25, 1956. This folder contains the transcript of the afternoon session, January 25, 1956.



Box 73 Folder 5 How to Make Urban Renewal Work Round Table—FORUM 4/1956

This folder contains the photographs and negatives of the Architectural Forum Round Table on "Rental Housing in Urban Renewal." Hotel Statler, Washington, D.C. January 24-25, 1956.



Box 73 Folder 6 How to Rebuild Our Cities Downtown Round Table—FORUM 6/1955

This folder contains material relating to "Rebuilding Our Cities Downtown" Round Table, conducted by Architectural Forum and sponsored by National Retail Dry Goods Association. Hotel Statler, St. Louis. April 5-6, 1955. This folder contains the transcript for April 5, 1955.



Box 73 Folder 7 How to Rebuild Our Cities Downtown Round Table—FORUM 6/1955

This folder contains the transcript for "Rebuilding Our Cities Downtown" Round Table, conducted by Architectural Forum and sponsored by National Retail Dry Goods Association. Hotel Statler, St. Louis. April 5-6, 1955. This folder contains the transcript for April 6, 1955.



Box 73 Folder 8 How to Rebuild Our Cities Downtown Round Table—FORUM 6/1955

This folder contains photographs and negatives for "Rebuilding Our Cities Downtown" Round Table, conducted by Architectural Forum and sponsored by National Retail Dry Goods Association. Hotel Statler, St. Louis. April 5-6, 1955.



Box 74 Folder 1 Industrial Forum

This folder contains a transcript of the "Forum on Industrial Districts," conducted by Architectural Forum, The University Club, New York. February 24, 1954. This folder contains the morning session.



Box 74 Folder 2 Industrial Forum

This folder contains a transcript of the "Forum on Industrial Districts," conducted by Architectural Forum, The University Club, New York. February 24, 1954. This folder contains the afternoon session. (Also in folder: "Conference on Living in Industrial Civilization." Held in Corning, NY, 1951.)



Box 74 Folder 3 Middle-Income Housing Round Table

This folder contains the transcript to the Architectural Forum Round Table Discussion on "Why Can't Builders Meet the Need for Middle-Income Housing in Cities?" January 10, 1964, Time & Life Building. This folder contains the morning session, January 10.



Box 74 Folder 4 Middle-Income Housing Round Table

This folder contains the transcript to the Architectural Forum Round Table Discussion on "Why Can't Builders Meet the Need for Middle-Income Housing in Cities?" January 10, 1964, Time & Life Building. This folder contains the afternoon session, January 10.



Box 74 Folder 5 to 8 Photographs of Round Table Meetings

This folder contains photographs relating to various Round Table meetings.



Box 75 Folder 1 School Economy Forum—FORUM 10/1953

This folder contains material relating to a Round Table meeting on how to get the cost of building schools down. Transcript not in folder.



Box 75 Folder 2 School Economy Inquiry Round Table

This folder contains material relating to the "School Economy Inquiry Conference." Held in the Time & Life Building, New York, September 28-29, 1961. This folder contains the transcript of the morning session, September 28, 1961.



Box 75 Folder 3 School Economy Inquiry Round Table

This folder contains the transcript of the "School Economy Inquiry Conference." Held in the Time & Life Building, New York, September 28-29, 1961. This folder contains the transcript of the afternoon session, September 28, 1961.



Box 75 Folder 4 School Economy Inquiry Round Table

This folder contains the transcript of the "School Economy Inquiry Conference." Held in the Time & Life Building, New York, September 28-29, 1961. This folder contains the transcript of the morning session, September 29, 1961.



Box 75 Folder 5 to 7 School Meeting—Educational Facilities Laboratories

Contains the transcript to the "Educational Facilities Laboratories—Forum School Meeting." Held in the Time & Life Building, New York. May 11-12, 1964.



Box 76 Folder 1 St. Louis Round Table

This folder contains material relating to the St. Louis Round Table held on May 15-16, 1962. The folder contains mainly correspondence inviting various people to attend the meeting on the subject of the "The New St. Louis Downtown." This folder does not contain a transcript.



Box 76 Folder 2 to 3 Steel Framing Round Table

Contains a transcript of "Next Steps in Economizing Steel Framing" Round Table. Conducted by Architectural Forum, June 24, 1954, in the Time & Life Building, New York.



Box 76 Folder 4 Store Round Table—Photographs

This folder contains photographs of a "Store Round Table." The date 2/56 is written on the verso of some of the photographs.