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SERIES I. PERSONAL PAPERS 1928-1988, n.d.

Physical Description: 2 Cubic Feet -Carton 1, Tube 1, Flat File 2

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Scope and Contents

Contains biographical information, student notebooks and drawings from Harvard, and travel slides.
 

A. Biographical Information

Carton 1, Folder 1

Ernest J. Kump: California School Architect, Schieber, M. 1947

Carton 1, Folder 2-4a

Biographical Information 1962-1999, n.d.

Carton 1, Folder 5

Family Biographical Information 1988

 

B. Correspondence

Carton 1, Folder 6

Letter from Unknown Harvard Classmate 1986

 

C. Student Work

Carton 1, Folder 7-8

Harvard Student Notebooks 1931-1932

Flat-File 2, Folder 5

Harvard Student Drawings 1928-1933

 

D. Miscellaneous

Carton 1, Folder 9

Address Book 1950

Carton 1, Folder 10-10a

Presidential Luncheons, Notes and Memorabilia 1962, 1986 1986

Carton 1, Folder 11-16

Travel Slides 1972, n.d.

 

SERIES II. PROFESSIONAL PAPERS 1931-1990, n.d.

Physical Description: 3 Cubic Feet -Carton 1-3

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically

Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence with publishers and architects; writings and presentation materials on architectural topics; awards from architectural associations and for various projects; patent searches and applications; and transcripts from consulting meetings at the University of Texas. Patent materials in this series are unrelated to patent materials in the final series which relate to specific projects.
 

A. Correspondence

Carton 1, Folder 1-4

Correspondence with Publishers 1938-1971

Carton 1, Folder 5

Correspondence with Architects 1959-1960, 1971-1988

Carton 1, Folder 6

Letters of Commendation 1958-1974

Carton 1, Folder 7

Hoover Institute Correspondence 1987-1990

 

B. Writings

Carton 1, Folder 8

Kump Bibliography 1945-1978

Carton 1, Folder 9-12

Architecture and Man 1951-1957, 1984

Carton 2, Folder 13

Architecture and Planning 1948, 1966

Carton 2, Folder 14-16

Architecture for Education 1943-1967, n.d.

Carton 2, Folder 17

Building Systems and Construction 1945-1960, n.d.

Carton 2, Folder 18

Architecture and Firms 1969-1971

 

C. Presentations

Carton 2, Folder 19

Architecture and Man 1947, 1965

Carton 2, Folder 20

Architecture for Education 1945-1966

Carton 2, Folder 21

Planning and System Technology 1945, 1970

Carton 2, Folder 22-23

Role of the Architect 1947-1965

 

D. Associations and Committees

Carton 2, Folder 24

Juries and Panels 1937-1939, 1961-1965

Carton 2, folder 25

Registered Architect Applications 1963-1976

Carton 2, Folder 26

Presidential Task Force on the Arts and the Humanities, correspondence and reports 1981

 

E. Awards

Carton 2, Folder 27

Awards from Architectural Associations 1948, 1960, 1970, 1981-1983

Carton 2, Folder 28

Awards for Various Projects 1958-1972

 

F. Research

Carton 2, Folder 29

Miscellaneous Notes 1967

Carton 2, Folder 30

International Housing System, proposed study 1970

 

G. Reference Files

Carton 2, Folder 31-34

School Design and Planning 1956, 1964-1973

Carton 2, Folder 35

Progressive Architecture 1969

Carton 2, Folder 36

Kosel Warehouse Bldg., working drawings, Simpson and Kump (Peter) 1942

Carton 2, Folder 37

Typical Details Manual reference file n.d.

 

H. Patents

Carton 3, Folder 38-39

Patent Searches 1931-1937, 1944, 1946

Carton 3, Folder 40-42

Patent Applications 1946, 1952-1963, 1970, 1973-1976

Carton 3, Folder 43-48

Patents 1941-1990

Carton 3, Folder 49

Furniture Products Progress Report, Kump Management Company 1950

 

I. Consulting

Carton 3, Folder 50

Transcripts of Meetings at University of Texas 1970

 

SERIES III. OFFICE RECORDS 1932-1989

Physical Description: 8.5 Cubic Feet -Carton 3-4, 7-10, Flat Box 5, 11, Document Box 6

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically and alphabetically

Scope and Contents

Administrative records contain the history of Kump’s various firms. Public relations consist of firm and project brochures, as well as several film strips, including the 1959 School Building filmstrip that references Foothill College and was produced for the AASA School Building Architectural Exhibit in Atlantic City. Photographs and clippings are arranged into two categories: Kump and his firm, and projects. Materials relating to Kump and his firm are arranged chronologically and included on the file list, materials relating to projects are arranged alphabetically and listed on the project index.

See Also

Project Index
 

A. Administrative

Carton 3, Folder 1

History of Franklin, Kump and Falk n.d.

Carton 3, Folder 2-4

Kump Associates, history and administrative records 1953-1989

Carton 3, Folder 4a

Kump and Takeda, partnership agreement 1990

Carton 3, Folder 5

Office Cartoons and Drawings n.d.

Carton 3, Folder 6

Suggested Guidelines for Interview of Architects 1985

 

B. Correspondence

Carton 4, Folder 7

National Gold Medal Exhibit, New York Architecture League 1959-1960

Carton 4, Folder 8

National Council of Architectural Registration Boards 1962

Carton 4, Folder 9-12

Publications 1957, 1963-1974

 

C. Public Relations

Carton 4, Folder 13-15

Firm Brochures 1948-1951, n.d.

Carton 4, Folder 16

Project Brochures 1956, 1965, n.d.

Carton 4, Folder 17

School Building Architectural Exhibit, AASA, Atlantic City (*ref. Foothill College) 1959

Flat-box 5, Folder 22a

A.A.S.A. School Buildings film strip 1959, 1962

Flat-box 11, Folder 147-149

Planned School Environment n.d.

Flat-box 11, Folder 150

Planning Surveys: Elementary Schools n.d.

 

D. Photographs

Carton 4, Folder 23

Kump,Portraits and Event Photographs 1932, 1960, n.d.

Carton 4, Folder 23a

Kump, Portraits (nitrate) n.d.

Carton 4, Folder 24

Kump and Associates, Firm Photographs 1956-1960, n.d.

Carton 4, Folder 25-25a

Kump at Mills College, event photographs 1969, 1971

See Also

Project Index
 

E. Presentation Materials

Carton 4, Folder 43-43a

Exhibition Photos n.d.

 

F. Clippings

Carton 4, Folder 44

Franklin, Kump and Falk 1946

Carton 4, Folder 45-46

E.J.K. Firms News 1944-1972

Carton 4, Folder 47-48a

E.J.K. News 1945-1974

Carton 7, Folder 49

Kump and Colleagues 1945-1951

Carton 7, Folder 50-53

School Architecture Articles 1944-1959

Carton 7, Folder 54

Architecture 1952-1953

Carton 10, Folder 144-146

Newspaper Clippings by Job Number 1956-1961

See Also

Project Index
 

SERIES IV. PROJECT RECORDS 1935-1976, n.d.

Physical Description: 65.75 Cubic Feet -Carton 10, 13-19, 46-56, Document Box 20-39, 57, 62, Flat Box 11-12, 58-61, “Shoe” Box 40-44, Tube 2-58, Flat File 1-2

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically

Scope and Contents

The project list is from 1977, and may have been an inventory of Kump’s archival materials that was compiled while the collection was stored at the Hoover Institute. Files include drawings for developing a line of school and public building furniture. The photograph sub-series includes images of completed projects, aerial photographs and photographs of drawings and models.

See Also

Project Index
 

A. Project Lists

Carton 10

Archival Material, list record 1977

 

B. Files

See Also

Project Index
 

C. Photographs

See Also

Project Index
 

D. Drawings

See Also

Project Index
 

SERIES V. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA CRUZ 1959-1973

Physical Description: 8.5 Cubic Feet -Carton 63, Document Box 64-68, Tubes 59-68

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically

See Also

Project Index
 

A. Master Plan Committee 1961-1974

Scope and Contents

Includes Long Range Development Plans, site studies, and construction files compiled by Kump and Wernecke
Carton 63, Folder 1

Master Plan, Project News 1959-1970

Carton 63, Folder 2-7

Construction File, Program Reference (Wernecke/Kump) 1961-1963

Carton 63, Folder 8

Chancellors Speeches, Correspondence 1961-1962

Carton 63, Folder 9

Office Report, Correspondence 1962

Carton 63, Folder 10

Chancellor's Memo 1963, 1966

Carton 63, Folder 11-15

UCSC Long Range Development Plan 1963, 1970, 1971

Carton 63, Folder 15a

UCSC Long Range Development Plan n.d.

Carton 63, Folder 67

UCSC Long Range Development Plan n.d.

Carton 63, Folder 16

Long Range Development Group Photographs 1962

Carton 63, Folder 17

Master Plan for Library 1963

Carton 63, Folder 18

Articles 1963-1969

Carton 63, Folder 19

Promotional Brochures for University 1965-1974

Carton 63, Folder 20

UCSC Academic Plan 1971

Carton 63, Folder 21

Brochures on Campus Colleges 1973

 

B. Consulting Architect 1963-1972

Scope and Contents

Includes reference and research files regarding college planning, and files for College #5 (Porter College) by Hugh Stubbins created or collected after Kump became the consulting architect for UC Santa Cruz in 1964..
Carton 63, Folder 22-23

University Planning 1963, 1968, 1972

Document-box 64, Folder 24

Campus Planning Committee and Regents Meetings 1963-1965

Document-box 64, Folder 25

Capitol Improvement Program 1963-1966

Document-box 64, Folder 26

Consulting Services Correspondence 1964-1971

Document-box 64, Folder 27-28

Campus Transportation Planning 1963-1966

Document-box 64, Folder 29

Natural Resources Study 1966

Document-box 64, Folder 30-31

College #5 (Porter College) Project Planning 1966-1969

Document-box 64, Folder 32

Surge Building System 1967

Document-box 65, Folder 33

West Area Study 1967

Document-box 65, Folder 34

Student Facilities, Plans 1968

Document-box 65, Folder 35

Consulting Architect's Report 1970

Document-box 65, Folder 36

The Demand for Housing by UCSC Students, report 1971

 

C. Crown College (College Three) 1963-1971

Scope and Contents

Consists primarily of drawings and photographs relating to the design and construction of the college.

See Also

Project Index
 

D. Central Services Building 1963-1971

Scope and Contents

Consists primarily of project drawings, also includes photographs and news clippings.

See Also

Project Index
 

SERIES VI. KUMP RESEARCH PROJECTS 1957-1992

Physical Description: 2 Cubic Feet -Carton 38, 69-70, Tube 48

Arrangement

Arrangement chronologically

Scope and Contents

Consists primarily of project files and development, design sketches, correspondence with manufacturers, and patent applications. Kump and Hiko Takeda partnership developed research and concepts for which patents, copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual properties have been created and are documented here.

See Also

Project Index
 

A. Environmental Control System 1961-1971, 1992

Carton 69, Folder 1-5

Project Files 1963, 1992

Carton 69, Folder 6-8

Patent Applications 1962-1971

Carton 69, Folder 9

Western Sky Industries, Correspondence and Products 1962, n.d.

Carton 69, Folder 10

School Construction System Development Project File 1961

Carton 69, Folder 11

"An Environmental Grid", Forum 1962

 

B. Space Module 1957-1975

Carton 69, Folder 12

Patent Applications 1957-1962

Carton 69, Folder 13

Planning Studies 1970, 1974-1975

Carton 69, Folder 14

Writings by Kump 1957, 1969-1971

Carton 69, Folder 15

Promotional Brochures n.d.

Carton 69, Folder 16

Environmental Space Modules, Tape Transcript 1970

 

C. Tekkto Systems 1957, 1971-1981

Carton 69, Folder 17-18

Project Files and Sketches 1971, 1977-1980

Carton 70, Folder 19-27

Correspondence 1971-1976

Carton 70, Folder 28

Private Placement Memorandum 1976, n.d.

Carton 70, Folder 29-34

Research 1980-1981

Carton 70, Folder 35

Housing Patents 1973

Carton 70, Folder 36

Bibliography 1957-1974

 

D. Idea Memo Bank 1980-1990

Carton 70, Folder 37

Master Chronological File 1980

Carton 70, Folder 38

Modukube, Project File 1980, 1989

Carton 70, Folder 39

Module Design Development 1980

Carton 70, Folder 40

Monocoque Systems World House 1981-1990

Carton 70, Folder 41

Modumatic Research 1989-1990

 

E. Research 1976-1990

Tube 48

Total Systems Architecture 1972

Carton 38, Folder 443

Total Systems Architecture 1972

Carton 70, Folder 42

Kump Research Collaborative 1976, 1989

Carton 70, Folder 43

Kump Systems Architecture 1982

Carton 70, Folder 44

Kump and Takeda Consultants 1990