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Finding Aid of the Mai Kitazawa Arbegast Collection, 1933-2003, (bulk 1980-2000)
2006-11  
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Series Description and Container List

 

I. Personal Papers 1980-1989

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Series Scope and Content Summary

Series consists of manuscripts and photographs documenting Arbegast's family and correspondence with family and friends. The biographical information consists of a curriculum vitae.
Box 1, Folder 1

Curriculum Vitae 1983

Box 1, Folder 2

Personal Correspondence 1980-1989

Box 2, Folder 1

Photographs: Class Photos, UC Berkeley n.d.

 

II. Professional Papers 1954-1995

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Series Scope and Content Summary

Series consists of an unfinished book manuscript, a notebook of lectures attended relating to the profession, and some course material from her teachings at U.C. Berkeley. The series also includes documentation of her involvement with several associations including planning for improvements to the U.C. Botanical Garden and the installation of its Japanese Garden.
 

A. Faculty Papers

Box 1, Folder 3

Course Materials - LA 1133, LA120 1954, 1962

Box 2, Folder 2

Publicity: California Horticultural Society Field Trip 1995

Box 2, Folder 3

Slides: California Horticultural Society Field Trip 1995

Box 1, Folder 27

Notebook- Notes, Lectures, Seminars 1962-1963

 

B. Associations and Committees

Box 1, Folder 6-7

Friends of the UC Botanical Garden 1994

Box 1, Folder 8

Blake Garden n.d.

Box 1, Folder 9

Filoli Library Committee 1995

 

C. Awards

Box 1, Folder 10

ASLA Merit Award 1984

 

III. Office Records 1979-2003

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series consists of correspondence concerning potential projects and professional relationships. The series also contains manuscript and slides that document Arbegast's consultation work; she had ongoing consulting relationships with several firms, including ROMA Design Group.
 

A. Consultations

Box 1, Folder 12

Roma Design Group 1989-1995

Box 1, Folder 13

Richard Haag/UC Berkeley Memorial Grove 1996

Box 1, Folder 14

Moore, Cassandra & Tom 1989-1990

Box 1, Folder 15

St. Francis Square Apartments 1993-1994

Box 1, Folder 16

Embarcadero Pedestrian Project 1991

Box 1, Folder 17

Bill Patterson/Japanese Garden 1991

Box 1, Folder 18

Galindo House 1993

Box 1, Folder 19

EDAW, Hot Springs Recreation 1980

Box 1, Folder 20

UCSF Campus Library 1992

 

B. Potential Commissions 1988-1997

 

C. Correspondence

Box 1, Folder 21a-21b

Professional Correspondence 1979-1983

Box 1, Folder 22

Correspondence - Annie Fisher 1992

Box 1, Folder 23

Correspondence - Linda Aurichio 1993-1995

Box 1, Folder 24

Professional Correspondence 1980-1983

Box 1, Folder 25

Correspondence - Tom Wilson 1993-1994

Box 1, Folder 26-28

Professional Correspondence 1983-1994

Box 1, Folder 29-30

Professional Correspondence - Bloom Residence 2001-2003

 

IV.Project Records 1969-2003

Series Scope and Content Summary

The Project Records series includes manuscripts, photographs, slides, and drawings of projects designed by Arbegast, sometimes in collaboration with other designers.
 

A. Files

Scope and Content Note

* See Project Index
 

B. Drawings

Scope and Content Note

* See Project Index
 

C. Photographs

Scope and Content Note

* See Project Index