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Material relating to prefabricated housing studies in Europe and the U.S.
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  • UCLA Catalog Record ID
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement

  • Title: A Collection of material relating to prefabricated housing studies in Europe and the United States
    Collection number: 1582
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 16.5 linear ft. (33 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1945-1970
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], A Collection of material relating to prefabricated housing studies in Europe and the United States (Collection 1582). Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4232810 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of files, including U.S. government and other publications relating to aspects of prefabricated housing in Europe and the U.S. Subjects include the Lanham Act, acorn houses, bathroom equipment, Greenbelt Homeowners Cooperative, Italian prefabs, Schilfhaus, Timber Engineering Company, Woolsey homes, Prefabricated Home Manufacturers' Institute (PHMI), European housing credit insurance, Atlantropa Institut, Morocco project, Dortmund Forschungsstelle, F.H.A. policy memos, Heat loss bulletin, and Indian Head houses.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    • U.S. legislation (Boxes 1-2).
    • Manufacturers (Boxes 2-5).
    • Publications (Boxes 5-6).
    • Architectural papers (Boxes 6-7).
    • Bannockburn (Box 8).
    • United Nations (Box 8).
    • International (Boxes 8-15).
    • Technical U.S. (Boxes 15-19).
    • Pink-foldered files (Boxes 20-28).
    • Three-ring binder (Box 28).
    • US publications (Boxes 29-33).

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Prefabricated houses--Archival resources.