Guide to the Hugh R. Pomeroy Papers,
1926-1970

Collection Number: 3961

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library

Contact Information:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-3530
Fax: (607) 255-9524
rareref@cornell.edu
http://rmc.library.cornell.edu
Compiled by:
M.E. Warren
Date completed:
May 1987
EAD encoding:
Martin Heggestad, August 2002

© 2002 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Hugh R. Pomeroy papers, 1926-1970.
Collection Number:
3961
Creator:
Hugh R.(Hugh Reynolds), Pomeroy 1899-1961.
Quantity:
.8 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Manuscript drafts; mimeographed and printed papers, talks, and addresses; an outline; transcripts; photographs; and other materials.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Manuscript drafts; mimeographed and printed papers, talks, and addresses; outline of a seminar series at the University of North Carolina; transcripts of testimony as an expert witness; printed material relating to zoning; correspondence; and other materials about Pomeroy. Also, two photographs.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Hugh Pomeroy (1899-1961) served as Executive Director, American Society of Planning Officials, director of the Los Angeles County Regional Planning Commission, and director of the Westchester County Department of Planning and was a member of the International Fraternity of Lambda Alpha.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Manuscript drafts; mimeographed and printed papers, talks, and addresses; outline of a seminar series at the University of North Carolina; transcripts of testimony as an expert witness; printed material relating to zoning; correspondence; and other materials about Pomeroy. Also, two photographs.

SUBJECTS

Names:
Pomeroy, Hugh R.1899-1961.
Lambda Alpha International.

Subjects:
City planning.
Regional planning.
Zoning.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Hugh R. Pomeroy papers, #3961. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Part of Lambda Alpha Literary Archives.

CONTAINER LIST

Date
Description
Container
1948-1949
Manuscript drafts of papers, talks
Box 1 Folder 1
1950
Manuscript drafts of papers, talks
Box 1 Folder 2
1951
Manuscript drafts of papers, talks
Box 1 Folder 3
1952
Manuscript drafts of papers, talks
Box 1 Folder 4
1953
Manuscript drafts of papers, talks
Box 1 Folder 5
1951-1955
Manuscript drafts of papers, talks
Box 1 Folder 6
1958-1961
Manuscript drafts of papers, talks
Box 1 Folder 7
1948-1949
Mimeographed and printed papers, talks, statements
Box 1 Folder 8
1950-1953
Mimeographed and printed papers, talks, statements
Box 1 Folder 9
1955
Mimeographed and printed papers, talks, statements
Box 1 Folder 10
1956
Mimeographed and printed papers, talks, statements
Box 1 Folder 11
1957
Mimeographed and printed papers, talks, statements
Box 1 Folder 12
1958
Mimeographed and printed papers, talks, statements
Box 1 Folder 13
1959
Mimeographed and printed papers, talks, statements
Box 1 Folder 14
1960
Mimeographed and printed papers, talks, statements
Box 1 Folder 15
1961
Mimeographed and printed papers, talks, statements
Box 1 Folder 16
1950-1960
Typescript (carbon) talks, lecture, papers, reports
Box 1 Folder 17
1947
"Planning the World in a Skyscraper"
Box 2 Folder 1
1950
Schedule-outline of seminar series, University of North Carolina
Box 2 Folder 2
1956-1960
Robert M. Leary correspondence
Box 2 Folder 3
1959
Statement at public hearing, Montgomery County, Maryland
Box 2 Folder 4
1959
City of Ann Arbor v. Northwest Park Construction Corporation; Pomeroy as Expert Witness
Box 2 Folder 5
1960
Wiltwyck v. Perry; Pomeroy as Expert Witness
Box 2 Folder 6
1960
Transcript of speech--Fall Conference of the Organization of Cornell Planners
Box 2 Folder 7
1926-1961
Articles, reprints by and about Pomeroy
Box 2 Folder 8
1932
Printed material: The Sub-division of Land in San Mateo County, California
Box 2 Folder 9
1951
Printed material: Herman W. Fischer vs. Township of Bedminster, New Jersey
Box 2 Folder 10
1940
Printed material: A Planning Manual for Zoning, preliminary draft by Pomeroy, American Society of Planning Officials
Box 2 Folder 11
1940
Printed material: A Planning Manual for Zoning, vol. II, by Pomeroy, American Society of Planning Officials
Box 2 Folder 12
Photographs (2) of Pomeroy
Box 2 Folder 13
1950-1970
Other material concerning Pomeroy
Box 2 Folder 14