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Robert Allan Jacobs papers, 1890s-1990s, (bulk dates 1909-1983)

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Robert Allan Jacobs papers, 1890s-1990s, (bulk dates 1909-1983), Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

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Series IV: Office Records

This series, organized around individual projects or general themes as appropriate, includes a broad range of materials, from Kahn & Jacobs firm publicity and presentations to appointment books and firm financial records, scrapbooks, personnel photographs, and awards.



Subseries 1: Appointment Books
Box 9
1961 Appointment Book
1961
Box 9
1962 Appointment Book
1962
Box 9
1963 Appointment Book
1963
Box 9
1964 Appointment Book
1964
Box 9
1965 Appointment Book
1965
Box 9
1966 Appointment Book
1966
Box 9
1967 Appointment Book
1967
Box 9
1968 Appointment Book
1968
Box 9
1969 Appointment Book
1969
Box 9
1969 Diary
1969
Box 9
1970 Appointment Book
1970
Box 9
1970 Diary
1970
Box 9
1971 Appointment Book
1971
Box 9
1971 Diary
1971
Box 9
1972 Appointment Book
1972
Box 9
1972 Diary
1972
Box 9
1973 Appointment Book
1973
Box 9
1973 Diary
1973
Box 9
1974 Appointment Book
1974
Box 9
1975 Appointment Book [1 of 2]
1975
Box 9
1975 Appointment Book [2 of 2]
1975
Box 9
1976 Appointment Book [1 fo 2]
1976
Box 9
1976 Appointment Book [2 fo 2]
1976
Box 9
1977 Appointment Book [1 of 2]
1974
Box 9
1977 Appointment Book [2 of 2]
1977
Box 9
1977 Pocket Diary
1977
Box 9
1978 Appointment Book
1978
Box 9
1978 Pocket Diary
1978
Box 9
1979 Appointment Book
1979
Box 9
1980 Appointment Book [1 of 2]
1980
Box 9
1980 Appointment Book [2 of 2]
1980
Box 9
1980 Diary
1980


Subseries 2: Firm Presentations

Oversize 14:
Folder 1
1095 Avenue of the Americas (New York, NY)

2 items

undated

Oversize 13:
Folder 1
Baruch College (New York, NY)

5 items

1974

Box 7:
Folder 2
Concept and Program - State Courts Facility (Juneau, AK)

1 item

1972

Box 8:
Folder 2
Corporate Headquarters Qualifications to Union Carbide Corporation

1 item

undated

Box 7:
Folder 4
Furnishings Program and Budget - National Service Center - General American Life Insurance Company (St. Louis, MO)

1 item

1975

Oversize 13:
Folder 2
HOK Marketing Portfolio

1 item

undated

Box 7:
Folder 3
Housing Projects

1 item

undated

Oversize 14:
Folder 4
Little Bennett Regional Park Economic Feasibility Study

1 item

undated

Oversize 15:
Folder 1
New York Correctional Facilities for Women (New York, NY)

2 items

undated

Oversize 14:
Folder 3
New York Hospital - Cornell University Medical College (New York, NY)

1 item

undated

Box 7:
Folder 5
Outline Specifications and Relevant Experience - Hyatt Regency (New York, NY)

2 items

1974

Oversize 14:
Folder 2
Proposed New Belmont - New York Racing Association (Elmont, NY)

1 item

undated

Oversize 15:
Folder 2
Stauffer Chemicals (Dobbs Ferry, NY)

2 items

undated

Box 8:
Folder 1
The Village of Lake Placid Proposal for Comprehensive Planning Services (Lake Placid, NY)

1 item

1974

Box 8:
Folder 3
U.S. Government Architect-Engineer Questionnaire Standard Form 251

1 item

undated

Oversize 13:
Folder 3
United States Air Force Academy Cemetery (Colorado Springs, CO)

1 item

undated

Box 8:
Folder 4 to 5
University and College Projects [2 folders]

12 item

undated

Box 7:
Folder 6
Untitled Presentation - Suburban Work and Buildings Involving Large Acreage

13 items

undated

Box 7:
Folder 7
West Side Highway Management Planning Design (New York, NY)

1 item

1971

Box 7:
Folder 1
Western Union Original and Revised Requirements (Upper Saddle River, NJ)

2 items

undated

Oversize 16:
Folder 1
Westfield State Farm (Bedford Hills, NY)

3 items

undated

Oversize 15:
Folder 3
Youth Houses - Shelter for Delinquent Boys (Bronx, NY)

1 item

undated


Subseries 3: General Records
Box 5:
Folder 1 to 4
"Kahn & Jacobs Architects" Marketing Portfolio [4 folders]
undated
Box 16:
Folder 5
"Robert A. Jacobs: An Architect's Career" by Lewis Mumford
1994
Box 10:
Folder 3
1961 Financial Statements
1961
Box 10:
Folder 2
1967 Financial Statements
1967
Box 10:
Folder 5
1967 Ledger
1967
Box 11:
Folder 4
3rd Interim Revision - 1967 - 1964 Master Plan for the City University of New York
1967
Oversize 21
Advisory Committee of the High School of Art & Design Certificate of Membership
1963
Box 35:
Folder 24
Architectural League of New York Shows and Exhibitions Folder
ca. 1963-1964

Box 12:
Folder 1
Architecture and the Arts Awards 1965 - Program

Carver Houses Plaza given an award

1965
Box 10:
Folder 4
Architecture League of New York Records
ca. 1962-1963
Box 11:
Folder 3
Asphalt Green Booklets and Programs (Municipal Asphalt Plant - New York, NY)
1979-1984

Box 16:
Folder 3
Awards and Certificates

6 items

1953-1968

Oversize 21:
Folder 3
Awards and Certificates

5 items

1940s-1970s

Box 34:
Folder 2
Awards and Certificates

21 items

1940s-1970s
Box 34:
Folder 1
Boy Scouts of America Appreciation Trophy
1960
Box 34
Commerce and Industry Association of New York Membership Certificate
1949

Box 4:
Folder 21
Commercial Credit Corporation Executive Offices (New York, NY)

3 items

undated
Box 20:
Folder 4
Costs and Figures
1950-1979
Box 16:
Folder 6
Dissemination of Kahn & Jacobs Drawings
1978
Box 36:
Folder 1
Dissemination of Kahn & Jacobs Drawings
undated
Box 15:
Folder 2
Early Kahn & Jacobs Scrapbook
ca. 1940s
Box 21:
Folder 3
Event Programs
1950-1980
Box 17:
Folder 1
Federation of Jewish Philanthropies Appreciation Trophy
1954
Box 34
Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York 1956 Distinguished Service Award
1956
Box 34
Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York 1959-1960 Award of Honor
1959
Box 34
Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York 1960 and 1963 Awards
1960 & 1963
Box 34
Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York 1966 Award of Honor
1966
Box 21:
Folder 2
Firm History, Biography, and Client References
Box 34:
Folder 1
Flushing Meadow Park Municipal Stadium Ground Breaking Ceremony Souvenir
1961
Oversize 20
Framed New York Times Article
1967
Oversize 20
High School of Industrial Arts Ely Jacques Kahn Appreciation Certificate
1957
Box 12:
Folder 4
HOK Publicity Portfolio
1970s
Box 12:
Folder 2
HOK Publicity Portfolio 12
1970s
Oversize 21
Institutions Magazine First Award -- Mt. Sinai Hospital
1953

Box 10:
Folder 1
K&J Designs Inc. Records

Includes financial statements, by-laws, board of directors meeting minutes, and other records from" K&J Designs, Inc.", a distinct entity within Kahn & Jacobs Architects

ca. 1969
Box 14
Kahn & Jacobs Architects 25th Anniversary Guest Book
1965
Oversize 21:
Folder 2
Kahn & Jacobs Firm Portraits
undated

Box 9
Kahn & Jacobs Firm Stamps

6 items

undated
Box 6:
Folder 1 to 2
Kahn & Jacobs Marketing Portfolios [2 folders[
undated
Box 6:
Folder 3
Kahn & Jacobs Marketing Portfolios
undated
Oversize 16
Kahn & Jacobs Publicity Portfolio
1969
Oversize 16
Kahn & Jacobs Publicity Portfolio
1959-1967
Oversize 17
Kahn & Jacobs Publicity Portfolio
1972
Oversize 17
Kahn & Jacobs Publicity Portfolio
1973
Oversize 18
Kahn & Jacobs Publicity Portfolio
1950
Box 13:
Folder 1
Kahn & Jacobs Scrapbook
ca. 1940s
Box 13:
Folder 2
Kahn & Jacobs Scrapbook
ca. 1940s
Oversize 18
Kahn & Jacobs Scrapbook
undated
Oversize 19
Kahn & Jacobs Scrapbook
ca. 1950
Oversize 19
Kahn & Jacobs Scrapbook
ca. 1950
Oversize 21
Kahn & Jacobs Scrapbook
ca. 1940s-1950s
Box 12:
Folder 5
Kahn & Jacobs/HOK Marketing Portfolio
ca. 1970s
Box 12:
Folder 3
Kahn & Jacobs/HOK Publicity Portfolio
1970s
Oversize 1:
Folder 5
Kahn & Jacobs Cartoon
1968
Box 20:
Folder 5
Kahn & Jacobs/H.O.K. Records
1973

Box 4:
Folder 20
Misc. Kahn & Jacobs Firm Presentations

8 items

undated

Box 4:
Folder 19
Misc. Site Studies

144 items

1950s - 1970s

Box 4:
Folder 22
Philip Morris (New York, NY)

4 items

1957
Box 16:
Folder 1
Photographs from Events and Parties
undated
Box 11:
Folder 5
Proposed Concept for 1964 World's Fair Submitted by Kahn & Jacobs, Architects, and Graham Arrociates
1961
Oversize 2:
Folder 4
Prospectuses and Clippings from Completed Projects for Firm Publicity (Including New York Telephone, Connecticut Light and Power, and One Penn Plaza
Box 20:
Folder 7 to 8
Public Relations and Publicity [2 folders]
1973-1974
Box 21:
Folder 1
Public Relations and Publicity
1976
Box 20:
Folder 6
Public Relations and Publicity for New York Telephone
1973
Box 16:
Folder 7
Public Relations and Publicity, Misc. 1955-1970s
1955-1979
Box 17:
Folder 1
RAJ Desk Ornament
undated
Oversize 20
Robert Allan Jacobs New York State Architecture License
1939
Oversize 21
Robert Allan Jacobs Scrapbook
ca. 1940s
Box 11:
Folder 6
Shopping Center Showcase Marketing Portfolio
1961
Oversize 21
State Insurance Fund Appreciation Plaque
1964
Box 34
The Times Union Democrat and Chronicle 1969 Better Rochester Building Program Special Commendation for New Construction
1969
Box 17:
Folder 1
Topping Out The Traveler's Exhibit Building at the 1964-1965 New York World's Fair
1963

Oversize 22
Unidentified Tapes

12 items

undated

Oversize 23
Unidentified Tapes

10 items

undated
Box 34
Western Union Telegraph Company New Good Neighbor Award 1973
1973

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