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Inventory of the Sami Hassid Collection, 1932-1989, (bulk 1957-1985)
2005-16  
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Series Description and Container List

 

I. Personal Papers 1932-1985

Series Scope and Content Summary

Contain personal correspondence and materials related to the Hassid family's emigration from Egypt to the United States. Include doctoral research and presentation materials, as well as diplomas from the Giza Royal School of Engineering and Harvard University.
 

A. Biographical information 1954-1982

Box 1, Folder 2

Curricula Vitae, Resumes, Photographs 1957-1976

Box 1, Folder 2

Immigration Papers for Sami Hassid 1954-1982

Box 1, Folder 3

Immigration Papers for Hassid Family 1954-1957

Box 1, Folder 4

Personal History Documentation n.d.

Box 1, Folder 5-6

Legal and Financial Papers 1968-1982

 

B. Correspondence 1968-1985

Box 1, Folder 7

Letters 1968-1985

 

C. Student Work 1932-1956

Box FF, Folder 12

Presentation, Burlington, Massachusetts 1955

Box 1, Folder 8

Presentation, Burlington, Massachusetts-accompanying photographs 1955

Box FF, Folder 11

Presentation, Faith in People: the Story of Self-Help Housing in Puerto Rico 1955

Box 1, Folder 9

Presentation, Acorn House-Photographs with captions 1955

Box 1, Folder 10

Diplomas 1932-1956

 

II. Professional Papers 1956-1976

Series Scope and Content Summary

Contain presentation materials and writings related to several research projects and publications. Among these are his writings and research materials on architectural design evaluation.
 

A. Correspondence 1961-1983

Box 1 , Folder 1-2

Letters 1961-1983

 

B. Writings and Presentations 1958-1976>

Box 1, Folder 3

Treatise on Seismic Forces and their Effect on Structures 1958

Box 1, Folder 4-5

Physical Facilities Needs for a Community's Social Programs 1974

Box 1, Folder 6

Other writings 1956-1976

Box 1, Folder 7

Writings-Reviews 1961-1968

Box 1, Folder 8

Presentations 1976

 

C. Associations and Committees 1958-1989

Box 1 , Folder 9

Correspondence, minutes, newsletters 1958-1989

 

D. Awards 1969-1985

Box 1 , Folder 10

Awards and medals 1969-1985

 

III. Faculty Papers 1957-1985

Series Scope and Content Summary

Contain materials related to Hassid's career at the University of California, Berkeley, including presentation and research materials for Fire Safety in Buildings. Include departmental files and information on the Campus Planning Office.
 

A. Administrative 1957-1985

Box 1, Folder 1

Personnel 1957-1985

Box 1 , Folder 2

Architecture Department 1959-1985

Box 1 , Folder 3

Campus Planning Office 1980-1985

 

B. Course Materials 1966-1976

Box 1 , Folder 4

Pamphlets, schedules, descriptions 1966-1976

 

C. Correspondence-Students 1959-1983

Box 1 , Folder 5

Letters 1959-1983

 

IV. Project Records 1962-1985

Series Scope and Content Summary

Contain records and drawings, with notations in Arabic, for several buildings in Cairo, Egypt. Also contain records for numerous projects in the United States, the majority of which are residential buildings in California. Include files, drawings, and photographs of Hassid's award-winning design for the AIA Headquarters in San Francisco, California.
 

A. Project Lists 1962-1985

Scope and Content Note

**See Project Index
 

B. Files 1962-1985

Box 1 , Folder 1

Competition guidelines, journal articles 1950-1964

Box 1 , Folder 2-3

C. Photographs 1962-1985

Scope and Content Note

**See Project Index
Box 1 , Folder 4-6

D. Drawings 1962-1985

Scope and Content Note

**See Project Index