Irving Hand Papers, 1967-1992

Collection Number: 4855

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Irving Hand papers, 1967-1992
Collection Number:
4855
Creator:
Irving Hand
Quantity:
24 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, newletters, reports, publications, speeches, and other documents.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence and newsletters, principally dealing with the American Planning Association and the American Institute of Planners; also, planning reports, publications, and other documents dealing with planning education and the Institute of State and Regional Affairs, Pennsylvania State University - Capitol Campus, Middletown. Includes articles and speeches by Hugh R. Pomeroy (1947-1957).
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Irving Hand is Professor of State and Regional Affairs and Director of the Institute of State and Regional Affairs, Emeritus, at the Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg.

CURRICULUM VITAE (May 1991)

Aug. 1972 to date Professor of State and Regional Planning and Director, Institute of State and Regional Affairs, The Pennsylvania State University -- Capitol Campus, Middletown, Pennsylvania 17057
1985 Acting Director, Division of Public Affairs
1953-1964 Planning Director, Nashville, Tennessee, Metropolitan Planning Commission
1950-1953 Planning Director, Tulsa, Oklahoma, Metropolitan Planning Commission
1947-1950 Member of Staff, Westchester County, New York, Department of Planning
1947 Master's Degree in City Planning Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1945 Bachelor of Social Science, City College of New York
1945-1950 Studies in Public Administration, Graduate School of Public Administration, New York University
Course Director, nationally accredited (by American Economic Development Council), Pennsylvania Basic Economic Development Course
Editor, Pennsylvania Economic Development -- a journal published by the Institute of State and Regional Affairs dealing with community and economic development in Pennsylvania
Mar. 1991 Chairman, Legislative/Government Committee, Pennsylvania Environmental Council Task Force on growth Management; principal contributor to policy statement on growth strategies adopted by PEC Board
Feb. 1991 Chairman, Land Use and Growth Management Committee, Pennsylvania Planning Association; principal author of policy statement adopted by PPA Board
1987 to date Member, Chesapeake Bay Agreement Study Group, Committee on Population Growth and Land Development; one of three appointees representing Pennsylvania; produced 1989 report Population Growth and Land Development to Year 2020 to Chesapeake Bay Executive Committee
Dec. 1975-Dec. 1979 Member of Pennsylvania State Planning Board
June 1989 ASPA Award for Excellence: For Outstanding Contributions to Public Administration; by the American Society for Public Administration, Central Pennsylvania Chapter
1986 Award: Professional Planner of the Year; Pensylvania Planning Assoication, a chapter of the American Planning Association
Apr. 1982 Distinguished Alumnus Award, The Graduate School of Public Administration, New York University
June 1974 Honorary Service Award: Council of State Goverrnments/Council of State Planning Agencies
1984-1986 Chairman, National Planning Committee, Intergovernmental Affairs Division, American Planning Association; Editor of Division Newsletter, 1983 to date
1981-1982 President, American Planning Association
1973-1979 Chairman, Committee on Transportation and Land Development Policy, Transportation Research Board; continued as a member of the Committee through 1987
1975-1985 Member, Board of Directors, Pennsylvania Environmental Council
1985 to date Chairman, City of Harrisburg Business Development Executive Council
1978 Member, Special Advisory committee to the Federal-State Land Use Planning Commission of Alaska
1975-1979 Member, State-wide (PA) Advisory Committee to Pennsylvania Power and Light Company on power plant siting
1964-1966 President, American Institute of Planners
Member: American Planning Association; American Institute of Certified Planners; American Society of Public Administration; Task Force on Federal Flood Control Policy, U.S. Bureau of the Budget, 1965-1966; International Federation of Housing and Planning; International Society of City and Regional Planners
Participating contributor, Local Planning Administration, Third Edition, 1959, International City Manager Association, Chicago, Illinois; numerous articles and proceedings, including publications of Transportation Research Board, 1972 Land Use Controls Annual of American Society of Planning Officials, and National Conference on Science and Technology, PA Office of Science and Technology and National Science foundation, June 1972; chapter on State policy and New Community Development in Strategy for New Community Development in U.S., Dowden, Hutchinson and Ross, Publishers, Feb. 1975; report on Transportation Planning, Programming and Budgeting; An Examination of State and Sub-State Regional Relationships, The Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania Transportation Center and Institute of State and Regional Affairs, Nov. 1975; Regional Planning: Purpose and Program, a report prepared for the Southwestern Pennsylvania Regional Planning Commission, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1976; Water Quality Management Planning Training Program, a report prepared for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Resources, Apr. 1978; Public Participation and the Role of Advisory Groups, two monographs in a Citizen Handbook for Clean Water, prepared for the U.S. Environmental Protection Administration, 1980; Evaluation of District Planning Grant Programs, for Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1980; co-editor, The Practice of State and Regional Planning, published by the International City Management Association and the American Planning Association, 1985.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence and newsletters, principally dealing with the American Planning Association and the American Institute of Planners; also, planning reports, publications, and other documents dealing with planning education and the Institute of State and Regional Affairs, Pennsylvania State University - Capitol Campus, Middletown. Includes articles and speeches by Hugh R. Pomeroy (1947-1957).
SUBJECTS

Names:
Hand, Irving.
Pomeroy, Hugh R. (Hugh Reynolds), 1899-1961.
American Planning Association.
Pennsylvania State University. Institute of State and Regional Affairs.

Subjects:
Planning--Societies, etc.
Regional planning--Pennsylvania.
City planners.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Irving Hand Papers, #4855. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
American Planning Association, Correspondence
1983-85
Box 1 Folder 2
APA, Corresp
1985-86
Box 1 Folder 3
APA, Newsletters
1985-86
Box 1 Folder 4
APA, Newsletters
1985-86
Box 1 Folder 5
APA, Newsletters
1985-86
Box 1 Folder 6
APA, Newsletters
1985-86
Box 1 Folder 7
APA, Newsletters
1985-86
Box 1 Folder 8
APA, Telecommunications Task Force, Earl Finkler
1980-87
Box 1 Folder 9
APA, Office Space Committee
1982-84
Box 1 Folder 10
APA, President-elect File, ASPO
1979-80
Box 1 Folder 11
APA, AICP, Credentials for Professional Planners
1979-80
Box 2 Folder 1
APA, Leadership Letter
1984
Box 2 Folder 2
APA, Leadership Letter
1984
Box 2 Folder 3
APA, Leadership Letter
1985
Box 2 Folder 4
APA, Leadership Letter
1986
Box 2 Folder 5
APA, Leadership Letter
1987
Box 2 Folder 6
APA, Leadership Letter
1988
Box 3
Insitute of State and Regional Affairs, Pennsylvania State University Capitol Campus, Middletown, PA.
1967-1992
Box 4
AIP, Government Relations and Planning Policy Conference
1965
Box 4
AIP
1973, 1974
Box 4
National development policy
1974
Box 4
AIP Energy policy proposal
1974
Box 4
UNC Planning Education Symposium, studies of city planning departments, UNC, MIT, Berkeley
1974
Box 4
Planning Curricula at various colleges
Box 4
Zoning Ordinances from various cities
Box 5
Zoning Ordinances from various cities
Box 6
APA National Planning Conference
1983, 1984, 1985
Box 6
APA Leadership Letter
1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993
American Planning Association records (APA)
Divisions 01-18
Box 7 Folder 1
List of Divisions and Chairs
1973-1982
01 Metropolitan and Regional Planning
Box 7 Folder 2
Elections and conference papaers
1972-1977
Box 7 Folder 3
Newsletter
1974-1981
Box 7 Folder 4
Task Force on the Revision of the 1972 Policy Paper
1974, 1975
02 Information Systems
Box 7 Folder 5
Misc.
1972-1982
03 Planning Education
Box 7 Folder 6
Misc.
1973-1980
04 Urban Design
Box 7 Folder 7
Newsletter and conference papers
1973-1982
05 Environmental Planning
Box 7 Folder 8
Elections and Membership Rosters
1973-1982
Box 7 Folder 9
Newsletter
1974-1983
Box 7 Folder 10
Conference Proceedings
1974, 1978
06 City Planning and Management
Box 7 Folder 11
Newsletter and conference papers
1973-1975
Box 7 Folder 12
Newsletter and conference papers
1976-1982
07 Transportation Planning
Box 7 Folder 13
Aspen Conference on Future Urban Transportation
1979
Box 7 Folder 14
Aspen Conference on Future Urban Transportation
1979
Box 7 Folder 15
Division activities
1978-1983
Box 7 Folder 16
Newsletter
1979-1983
08 State Planning [Irving Hand, Chair in 1982]
09 Human Service and Social Planning
Box 7 Folder 17
Newsletter
1977-1984
10 Planning and Law
Box 7 Folder 18
Conventions and elections
1977, 1984
Box 7 Folder 19
Newsletter
1977-1981
Box 7 Folder 20
Newsletter
1982-1984
Box 7 Folder 21
Monograph Series
11 Energy Planning
Box 7 Folder 22
AIP Energy Task Force
1973-1974
Box 7 Folder 23
AIP Energy Task Force
1974-1975
Box 7 Folder 24
AIP Energy Task Force
1976-1977
Box 7 Folder 25
Newsletter, "Energy Planning Network" (some missing)
1977-1984
Box 7 Folder 26
National Conference on Energy Resource Management
1982
12 Economic Development
Box 7 Folder 27
Newsletter
1981, 1983
13 Planning and Women
Box 7 Folder 28
Newsletter and Misc.
1979-1982
14 International Planning
Box 7 Folder 29
Newsletter, "Interplan"
1980-1982
15 Rural and Small Town Planning
Box 7 Folder 30
Misc.
1981-1983
16 Historic Preservation
17 Neighborhood Development
18 Planning and the Black Community
Box 8
Hugh R. Pomeroy articles and speeches
1947-57
3 folders and 2 items
Box 8
Westchester Co. material
3 folders and 2 items
Box 8
Hand speeches
1951, 1957
1 folder
Box 8
ASPO Bd of Directors Handbook
Box 8
ASPO material
1977-78
Box 9
AIP, State Planning Dept. and conferences
1977-79
Box 10
APA Committees
Box 10
Boston Conference
Box 10
APA Executive Committee Meeting
Feb. 5, 1981
Box 10
National Eduation Development Committee
Apr. 1981
Box 10
APA board meeting
Apr. 1981
Box 10
APA Development Plan and Budget Committee
1981, 1982
Box 10
APA board meeting, Denver
Sept. 1981
2 folders
Box 10
APA Executive Committee Meeting
Jan. 1982
Box 10
Stollman
Box 10
APA Dallas conference
11 folders
Box 10
Council on Developing Choices for the '80's
Box 11
National Planning Policy and lobbying
1981-1982
Box 11
APA position on the Final Report of the Presidents Commission on Housing
1982
Box 22
Westchester County, NY material
1940's-1960's
Box 22
APA Newsletters of the Intergovernmental Affairs Division
1983-1993
Box 23
Westchester County material
1940's-1960's
Box 24
Amer. Institute of Planners membership rosters and publications
1960's
Box 24
Amer. Soc. Of Planning Officals publs
1960's
Box 12-21
UNPROCESSED MATERIAL