American Society of Landscape Architects Records
Scope and Contents
The collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, financial data, and membership information which document the work and activities of the Potomac Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects. It also includes a number of publications including Outdoor Advertising, Landscape Architecture Quarterly and annual reports of the Chapter.
- Creation: 1941-1979
- American Society of Landscape Architects. Potomac Chapter (Organization)
Language of Materials
Biographical / Historical
The American Society of Landscape Architects was organized in 1899 to advance the education and skills of landscape architects; and to promote interest in urban, regional, and neighborhood planning. The Potomac Chapter, formed in 1938, includes D.C., and portions of Maryland, and Northern Virginia.
6 Linear feet
Processed without series.
Donated in 1983.
Basic archival processing procedures were applied to the collection when it was processed.
- American Society of Landscape Architects
- An inventory of American Society of Landscape Architects at DC Public Library
- Finding aid prepared by Leroy Graham.
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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