2 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Central business districts.

  1. Victor Gruen papers, 1886-1991

    30,450 items ; 88 containers plus 83 oversize ; 123.6 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Designer, architect, and urban planner. Personal and business correspondence, project files, speeches, writings, biographical material, and scrapbooks documenting Gruen's career in architectural design, city planning, and environmental counseling, with special emphasis on architectural and land use projects undertaken from 1960 to 1980 by his firms, Gruen Associates, headquartered in New York,...

  2. McConnell's Economic Surveys collection

    chiefly maps, manuscript maps ; 164 folders. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The McConnell's Economic Surveys collection is a set of manuscript maps and plans that primarily concerns economic development projects in the City of Los Angeles and southern Califorina from 1920s to 1970s. The surveys were conducted by Cormac McConnell on behalf of various businesses and other entities in order to anticipate construction costs and the likely profitability of business situated...