American Society of Planning Officials, Chicago records
MSASPO76

 An inventory of the collection at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
American Society of Planning Officials.
Title
American Society of Planning Officials, Chicago records
ID
MSASPO76
Date [inclusive]
1945-1959
Extent
1.5 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
The American Society of Planning Officials (ASPO) was founded in 1934. It was a national private organization whose members engaged in city, country, and regional planning. The collection consists of correspondence, reports, meeting notes, newsletters, bulletins, press releases, receipts, clippings, invitations, brochures, meeting proceedings, programs, by-laws, meeting minutes, editorial, conference programs, conservation committee reports, meeting agendas, resolutions, court transcripts, blueprints, discussion notes, survey forms, maps, membership application form, attendee and member lists, proposals, and speech transcripts.

Preferred Citation

American Society of Planning Officials, Chicago records, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Administrative History

The American Society of Planning Officials (ASPO) was founded in 1934. It was a national private organization whose members engaged in city, country, and regional planning. The state organizations had as its member's official state agencies. ASPO served as a clearinghouse of planning information for its members throughout the U.S. and abroad. In 1978, ASPO merged with the American Institute of Planners to become the American Planning Association.

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Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, reports, meeting notes, newsletters, bulletins, press releases, receipts, clippings, invitations, brochures, meeting proceedings, programs, by-laws, meeting minutes, editorial, conference programs, conservation committee reports, meeting agendas, resolutions, court transcripts, blueprints, discussion notes, survey forms, maps, membership application form, attendee and member lists, proposals, and speech transcripts.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives June 2005

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Restrictions on Access

None.

Restrictions on Use

None.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • American Society of Planning Officials. -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Chicago Political and Civic Life.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: American Society of Planning Officials - Chicago Records 

Box Folder

Chicago Land Clearance Commission, 1952 

1 1

Chicago Housing Authority, 1952 

1 2

Chicago Near West Side Planning Board, 1949-1952 

1 3

Chicago Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council - Board minutes, 1952-1955 

1 4

Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council, 1952-1958 

1 5

Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council, 1949-1952 

1 6

Chicago Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council - Exposition Hall, 1954-1957 

1 7

Chicago Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council, 1957 

1 8

Chicago Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council - Conservation Study, 1952 

1 9

Michael Reese Hospital, 1949 

2 10

Michael Reese Hospital, 1950 

2 11

Michael Reese Hospital, 1952 

2 12

Michael Reese Hospital, 1951 

2 13

Michael Reese Hospital - Planning Staff, 1948 

2 14

Michael Reese Hospital - Planning Staff, 1948 

2 15

Michael Reese Hospital - Planning Staff - blueprints, 1947 

2 16

Michael Reese Hospital - Planning Staff, 1946 

2 17

Michael Reese Hospital - Planning Staff, 1945 

2 18

South Side Redevelopment Corporation, 1946 

2 19

South Side Planning Board, 1947 

2 20

South Side Planning Board, 1947 

2 21

South Side Planning Board, 1948 

3 22

South Side Planning Board, 1948 

3 23

South Side Planning Board - Wilford Winholtz, 1949-1950 

3 24

South Side Planning Board, 1950-1951 

3 25

South Side Planning Board, 1952 

3 26

South Side Planning Board, 1956-1958 

3 27

South Side Planning Board, 1953-1955 

3 28

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