Burnham Kelly Papers, 1947-1971

Collection Number: 15-1-1633

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Burnham Kelly papers, 1947-1971
Collection Number:
15-1-1633
Creator:
Burnham Kelly.
Quantity:
9.8 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, manuscripts, reports, bibliographic cards, speeches, lesson plans, a consulting project, and subject files.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence, manuscripts, and reports relating to the development of an architecture and regional planning program at the University of Puerto Rico and to Kelly's visit to observe the planning and architecture programs at the University Del Valle in Colombia; file on the planning of a Cornell art museum, 1959-1968; report of the Centennial Planning Committee, 1960-1961, including material on the size of the University. Also, bibliographic cards on construction techniques. Additional records include speeches, lesson plans, consulting project and subject files, concerning Burnham Kelly's career as Dean of the College of Architecture, Art and Planning, 1960-1971.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Burnham Kelly was Dean of the College of Architecture, Art and Planning, 1960-1971.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence, manuscripts, and reports relating to the development of an architecture and regional planning program at the University of Puerto Rico and to Kelly's visit to observe the planning and architecture programs at the University Del Valle in Colombia; file on the planning of a Cornell art museum, 1959-1968; report of the Centennial Planning Committee, 1960-1961, including material on the size of the University. Also, bibliographic cards on construction techniques.
Additional records include speeches, lesson plans, consulting project and subject files, concerning Burnham Kelly's career as Dean of the College of Architecture, Art and Planning, 1960-1971.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Kelly, Burnham.
Cornell University. College of Architecture, Art, and Planning.
University of Puerto Rico.
Universidad del Valle.
Cornell University. College of Architecture, Art, and Planning--Administration.

Subjects:
Universities and colleges--Administration.
Architecture--Study and teaching.
City planning--Study and teaching.
Regional planning--Study and teaching.
Art museums--New York (State)--Ithaca.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Burnham Kelly Papers, #15-1-1633. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Series I. Universidad del Valle, Colombia: Planning and architecture programs
Box 1 Folder 1
La Comunidad de Siloe
1963
Box 1 Folder 2
Los Andes, Cali
1964
Box 1 Folder 3
Los Andes
1964
Box 1 Folder 4
Colombia ie. Cali
1963-1964
Box 1 Folder 5
Colombia
1964
Box 1 Folder 6
Rockefeller trip--Cali
1964
Box 1 Folder 7
Cali
1965
Box 1 Folder 8
Estudios de Graduados en Planification
1964-1965
Series II. University of Puerto Rico: Development of architecture and regional planning programs
Box 1 Folder 9
Benitez
1947, 1963-1964
Box 1 Folder 10
Architectural planning
1964-1965
Box 1 Folder 11
Architectural planning
1965
Box 1 Folder 12
Benitez
1965-1969
Box 1 Folder 13
Proposal Escuela de Arquitectura de la Universidad de Puerto Rico
Box 1 Folder 14
Puerto Rico
1969
Box 1 Folder 15
Graduate Program in Planning
1969
Box 1 Folder 16
Puerto Rico
1969-1970
Box 1 Folder 17
Puerto Rico
1958-1959
Series III. Construction Techniques
Box 2
Bibliographic cards re: construction techniques (index file box)
Series IV. Cornell University
Box 3
Report of the Centennial Planning Committee, 1960-1961
Series V. Miscellaneous
Box 4-11
class notes, speeches, consulting and subject files
Series VI. Publications
Box 12
Publications by B. K.
Series VII. American Institute of Planners (AIP)
Box 13
AIP Committee: Defense considerations in AIP
Box 13
AIP Committee: Urban Vulnerability