A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning (University of Michigan) records, 1876-2011
92 linear feet — 2 oversize boxes — 1 flat file drawer — 343 GB (online) — 1 archived website
The A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning (University of Michigan), records document the teaching of architecture and design at the University of Michigan beginning in 1878. The records include administrative files, correspondence committee minutes, reports, photographs and architectural drawings. The records have been received in a number of separate accessions which may include material that continues or complements record series from a previous accession or may overlap chronologically with previous accessions. This finding aid reflects the intellectual structure of the records by bringing like material together across accessions. As a consequence, in the container listing box numbers will not necessarily be in consecutive order.
The records are organized in the following principal series:
- Minutes of Meetings
- Dean's Administrative Files
- National Architectural Accrediting Board
- Miscellaneous (correspondence and select files)
- Raoul. G. Wallenberg
- Dean's Correspondence
- Doctoral Program Files
- Topical Files
- Administrative Files
- Architectural Drawings
- Photographs and Negatives
- Art and Architecture Building Renovations
- Department of Urban Planning
- Audio-Visual Material
- Articles, Reports and Speeches
- Archived School of Architecture Website
The A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture + Urban Planning Archived Website series (2 CDs and 700 MB) documents the academic programs, accomplishments, resources, events, and people at the Taubman College of Architecture + Urban Planning. Content includes important news and announcements, publications (such as newsletters and course catalogs), and information about admissions, curriculum, degree requirements, faculty, and the overall mission of the College. The website series is arranged chronologically, with captures from 2002, 2006, and 2008 stored digitally. Starting in 2010, this archived website is being captured on a regular, ongoing basis as part of the University of Michigan Web Archives.
The Administrative Files series (12 linear feet) is comprised of the following subseries: William Werner, Development, and Personnel, Program Chair, and Associate Deans.