Guide to the Philip Clark papers, 2001-2004

Philip Clark C0108


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Descriptive Summary

Repository George Mason University. Special Collections and Archives.
Creator Philip Clark
Title Philip Clark papers
Date 2001-2004
Physical Characteristics 0.25 linear ft.; 1 box
Abstract The Philip Clark papers contain information related to the American Planning Association conference and awards. Also included is information on Reston and awards Reston won. The collection is in one series titled subject files which is organized in alphabetical order.
Collection number C0108
Language English

Biographical Information

Philip Clark, fellow of the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) and a 30-year resident of Reston, nominated Reston and Robert E. Simon, Jr., for AICP honors in 2002. Reston is a planned community in Northern Virginia. Simon was the founder of Reston, he purchased the land with the proceeds from the sale of Carnegie Hall in New York City in 1961. Construction began in 1963 with the building of Lake Anne. In 1967, Golf Oil Corporation formed a subsidiary, Reston Gulf, Inc., took complete financial and operational control, and put development on the fast track.

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Scope and Content

The Philip Clark papers contain information related to the American Planning Association conference and awards. Also included is information on Reston and awards Reston won.

Series one is titled Subject Files. The series contains information from the American Institute of Certified Planners and American Planning Association. The papers are applications for different awards for national conferences. Also included are photographs and brochures from Reston.

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Arrangement

Organized into one series.

Series 1: Subject Files, 2001-2004 (Box 1)

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

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Related Material

Special Collections and Archives holds many other collections on the history and development of Reston, Virginia, as well as other collections that document United States and international planned communities.

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Index Terms

Persons:

Simon, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1914-

Corporate Names:

American Institute of Certified Planners.
American Planning Association.

Geographical Names:

Reston (Va.)

Subjects:

Housing--Virginia--Reston.
Planned communities--Virginia--Reston.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Philip Clark papers, Collection #C0108, Special Collections and Archives, George Mason University Library.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Philip Clark on February 9, 2005.

Processing Information

Processed by Emily Martin in January 2010. EAD markup completed by Emily Martin in January 2010.

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Contents List

Series 1: Subject Files, 2001-2004 (1 box)
The series contains information from American Institute of Certified Planners and American Planning Association. The papers are applications for different awards for national conferences. Also included are photographs and brochures from Reston.
Box Folder
1 1 American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) National Historic Planning Landmark Awards Application, 2002
1.14
2 American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) National Historic Planning Landmark Awards Application, 2002
1.12
3 American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) National Pioneer Awards Application, 2002
1.13
4 American Planning Association (APA) Awards Winners, 2002
1.10
5 American Planning Association (APA) National Conference: Workshops and Tours, 2004
6 American Planning Association's National Planning Conference: Calendar, 2004
1.04
7 Certified Planners-American Institute of Certified Planners, 2000s
1.07
8 Correspondence, 2001-2002
1.18
9 Disks (3.5), 2000s
10 Happy Birthday Bob, 2004
1.03
11 List of Members, 2001
1.19
12 Memorandum, 2004
1.17
13 National Planning Awards Luncheon, 2002
1.08
14 Photographs, 2002
1.16
15 Photograph of Robert Simon Jr. Plaque, 2002
16 Planning Awards, 2002
1.05
17 Planning and Landmark Awards, 2002
1.09
18 Planning Landmark Award-Reston, Virginia, 2002
1.11
19 Planning Landmarkers Planning Pioneers, 2002
1.02
20 Reston Founders' Day, 2004
1.06
21 Reston Mobile Handout Materials, 2002
1.01
22 Reston: The Evolution of an American Original, 2001
23 Robert E. Simon, Jr., 2002
1.20
24 Work Order, 2002
1.15
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