Jan Jennings Papers,1993-2009.

Collection Number: 23-16-3913

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Jan Jennings papers, 1993-2009.
Collection Number:
23-16-3913
Creator:
Jan Jennings 1946-
Quantity:
4 cubic foot.
Forms of Material:
photographs, research material
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Exhibit items, records and related material for an exhibition researched and designed by Jennning's undergraduate and graduate students (2003-2006).
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Professor in the Dept. of Design and Environmental Analysis, Cornell University.
Jennings received a B.S. in Housing and Interior Design (1968) and a M.S. in Housing and Urban Studies (1969) both from Oklahoma State University.
Jenning's research interests focus on oridnary American buildings and interiors, as well as contemporary interior design history, theory, and criticism.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Exhibit items, records and related material for an exhibition researched and designed by Jennning's undergraduate and graduate students (2003-2006).
Includes slides used for teaching; prints and negatives used in her book Cheap and Tasteful Dwellings; photos and slides of student winners of various competitions (1993-2005); information about Interior Archetypes Research and Teaching Project , initiated in 1997.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Jennings, Jan, 1946-
Jennings, Jan, 1946-
Cornell University -- Faculty.
New York State College of Human Ecology. Design and Environmental Analysis.

Subjects:
Interior architecture -- Study and teaching.
Architecture, Domestic -- United States

Form and Genre Terms:
Photographs.
Slides (photographs).


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Jan Jennings papers, #23-16-3913. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1
Records and related items for an exhibition researched and designed by Jan Jenning's undergraduate and graduate students
2003-2006
Box 2
Slides used for research and teaching - American Vernacular Architecture and Interiors
Box 3
Slides and photos of student competitions; Sketchbook and student project by Elizabeth O'Brien
1993-2005
Box 3
Interior design field trips
1994-2007
Box 3
Material on Interior Archetypes Research and Teaching Project
2007-2009
Box 3
Book "Cheap and Tasteful Dwellings"
2005
Box 3
Booklets created for DEA 201
2004-2005
Box 4
Prints and negatives of images used in Jan's book, Cheap and Tasteful Dwellings