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Interviews conducted by Charles Hosmer relating to historic preservation

Creator:
Hosmer, Charles Bridgham, 1932-  Search this
Names:
Albright, Horace M. (Horace Marden), 1890-1987  Search this
Alexander, Edward P. (Edward Porter), 1907-2003  Search this
Appleman, Roy Edgar  Search this
Booton, Joseph F.  Search this
Brown, Paul V.  Search this
Bryan, John Albury, 1890-  Search this
Bullock, Helen Claire Duprey, 1905-  Search this
Bullock, Orin M.  Search this
Burton, E. Milby  Search this
Cooley, Janet R.  Search this
Covell, William King  Search this
Cox, Elbert  Search this
Downing, Antoinette Forrester  Search this
Drury, Newton Bishop, b. 1889  Search this
Edwards, Emily  Search this
Evison, Herbert  Search this
Fauber, J. Everette  Search this
Ferguson, Finlay  Search this
Fontaine, Jules, Mrs  Search this
Ford, O'Neil, 1905-  Search this
Grigg, Milton L. (Milton LaTour), 1905-1982  Search this
Harral, Mary  Search this
Harris, Ethel Wilson  Search this
Hosmer, Charles Bridgham, 1932-  Search this
Jones, Louis C. (Louis Clark), 1908-1990  Search this
Kahler, Herbert E.  Search this
Kane, Harnett Thomas, 1910-  Search this
Koch, Richard, 1889-1971  Search this
Lawwill, Richard  Search this
Lee, Ronald F.  Search this
Lewis, Ralph  Search this
Lord, Clifford Lee, 1912-  Search this
Macomber, Walter M.  Search this
Morris, Miriam Hubbard, 1891-1982  Search this
Morrison, James J.  Search this
Neasham, V. Aubrey (Vernon Aubrey), 1908-  Search this
Palmer, George A.  Search this
Peterson, Erling  Search this
Pitkin, Thomas M.  Search this
Porter, Charles Wesley, 1904-  Search this
Primm, Philip T.  Search this
Rath, Frederick L.  Search this
Ray, Jerome V.  Search this
Robinson, Martha Gilmore, b. 1888  Search this
Simons, Albert, 1890-  Search this
Trudell, Clyde Francis  Search this
Van Ravenswaay, Charles  Search this
Warren, Katherine Urquhart  Search this
Watkins, C. Malcolm, 1911-  Search this
Watson, Elsa  Search this
Webb, Walter P., Mrs  Search this
Weig, Melvin J.  Search this
Wells, George, Mrs  Search this
Whitelaw, Robert N. S., 1905-  Search this
Wilson, Samuel  Search this
Woodward, Arthur, 1898-1986  Search this
Extent:
56 Items (interviews (1,712 p. transcribed))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1969-1976
Scope and Contents:
Interviews conducted by Charles B. Hosmer with 54 persons involved in American historic preservation (used in preparation for his book Preservation Comes of Age) and restoration in the United States. Among the topics discussed are the development of the National Park Service, Williamsburg, National Trust, and projects in California, Charleston, S.C., Illinois, Missouri, New Orleans, La., Newport, R. I., New York State, San Antonio, Tex., and Wisconsin. A 98 p. index to the transcripts is included.
Interviewees are: Horace M. Albright, Edward P. Alexander, Roy Appleman, Joseph Booton, Paul V. Brown, John Albury Bryan, Helen D. Bullock, Orin M. Bullock, E. Milby Burton, Janet R. Cooley, William King Covell, Elbert Cox, Antoinette Downing, Newton B. Drury, Emily Edwards, Herbert Evison, J. Everette Fauber, Finlay Ferguson, Mrs. Jules Fontaine, O'Neill Ford, Milton Grigg, Mary Harral, Ethel Wilson Harris, Louis C. Jones, Herbert E. Kahler, Harnett Kane, Richard Koch, Richard Lawwill, Ronald F. Lee, Ralph Lewis, Clifford Lord, Walter M. Macomber, Mrs. George Maurice Morris, James J. Morrison, Vernon Aubrey Neasham, George A. Palmer, Erling Pederson, Thomas Pitkin, Charles Porter, Philip T. Primm, Frederick L. Rath, Jerome V. Ray, Martha Robinson, Albert Simons, Clyde F. Trudell, Charles Van Ravenswaay, Mrs. George Henry Warren (Katherine Urquhart Warren), Malcolm Watkins, Elsa Watson, Mrs. Walter P. Webb, Melvin J. Weig, Mrs. George Wells, Robert N. S. Whitelaw, Samuel Wilson, and Arthur Woodward.
Biographical / Historical:
Charles B. Hosmer (1932- 1993) was an historian and writer in Principia College, Illinois.
Related Materials:
Charles Hosmer papers also located at the University of Maryland, Special Collections. The collection may include original recordings for some of the interviewees, as well as many additional oral history interviews conducted by Hosmer for his book Preservation Comes of Age as well as interviews conducted for a separate historic preservation project funded by the Eastern National Park and Monument Association.
Provenance:
Donated 1975-1978 by Charles B. Hosmer.
Restrictions:
Brown, Cooley, Ferguson, Lawwill, Lewis, Morrison and Palmer are: ACCESS RESTRICTED: written permission required.
Topic:
Historic buildings -- United States -- Conservation and restoration  Search this
Architecture -- United States -- United States -- Conservation and restoration  Search this
Historic preservation  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.hosmchar
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hosmchar

The museum and art gallery of the New York state historical association, compiled, with an introduction, by Clifford L. Lord

Author:
New York State Historical Association Museum and art gallery, Cooperstown, N.Y  Search this
Lord, Clifford Lee 1912-  Search this
Physical description:
127, [1]p. incl. front., illus. (incl. ports.) 22cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Cooperstown, New York
New York (State)
Date:
1942
C1942]
Topic:
Art--Catalogs  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F116.N866X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_370587

Historical atlas of the United States, by Clifford L. Lord and Elizabeth H. Lord

Author:
Lord, Clifford Lee 1912-  Search this
Lord, Elizabeth H (Elizabeth Hubbard) 1912-  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 238 p. maps. (part col.) 28 cm
Type:
Books
Maps
Place:
United States
Date:
1969
1953
1969]
Topic:
Historical geography  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Population  Search this
Call number:
G1201.S1L86 1969
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_103956

Reuben Gold Thwaites and the progressive historical society

Author:
Lord, Clifford Lee 1912-  Search this
Michigan State Historical Society  Search this
Subject:
Thwaites, Reuben Gold 1853-1913  Search this
State Historical Society of Wisconsin  Search this
Physical description:
15 p. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1963
1963]
Call number:
E175.5.T6L866
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_104915

New horizons

Author:
Lord, Clifford Lee 1912-  Search this
American Association for State and Local History  Search this
Physical description:
20 p. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1961
Topic:
History  Search this
Societies, etc  Search this
History, Local  Search this
Call number:
E172 .L86n
E172.L86n
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_152822

The historical atlas of United States Congressional districts, 1789-1983 / author and editor, Kenneth C. Martis ; cartographer and assistant editor, Ruth Anderson Rowles ; compilation draftsmen, David Durham, Brian Raber, Thomas Kokernak ; research assistants, Rowland Dent ... [et al.]

Author:
Martis, Kenneth C  Search this
Lord, Clifford Lee 1912-  Search this
Rowles, Ruth Anderson  Search this
Historical Records Survey (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
United States Congress Voting Maps  Search this
United States Congress History  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 302 p. : ill. ; 34 x 46 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1982
C1982
Topic:
Legislation  Search this
Call number:
G1201.F9 M3 1982X
G1201.F9M3 1982X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_155769

Keepers of the past, edited by Clifford L. Lord

Author:
Lord, Clifford Lee 1912-  Search this
Physical description:
241 p. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1965
[1965]
Topic:
Archives--Societies, etc  Search this
Historical museums  Search this
Monuments--Preservation  Search this
History  Search this
Societies, etc  Search this
Call number:
E172 .L86
E172.L86
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_20338

History of United States Naval Aviation, by Archibald D. Turnbull and Clifford L. Lord

Author:
Turnbull, Archibald Douglas  Search this
Lord, Clifford Lee 1912-  Search this
Subject:
United States Navy Aviation History  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 345 p. illus., ports. 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1949
Topic:
Aeronautics, Military  Search this
Call number:
VG93 .T94
VG93.T94
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_39558

Ideas in conflict. a colloquium on certain problems in historical society work in the United States and Canada. Edited by Clifford L. Lord

Author:
American Association for State and Local History  Search this
Lord, Clifford Lee 1912-  Search this
Physical description:
181 p. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1958
Topic:
History--Societies, etc  Search this
History  Search this
Societies, etc  Search this
History, Local  Search this
Call number:
E172 .A51
E172.A51
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_51645

The Hofstra adventure; the story of an emerging university [by] Clifford L. Lord

Author:
Lord, Clifford Lee 1912-  Search this
Subject:
Hofstra University History  Search this
Physical description:
28 p. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1970
Call number:
LD2276 .L67X
LD2276.L67X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_8446

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