Harlean James (1877-1969)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4350]

Creator: Associated News, Inc

Form/Genre: Black-and-White Prints

Date: 1939

Citation: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Summary

Harlean James (1877-1969), Executive Secretary of the American Planning and Civic Association and the National Conference on State Parks, was engaged during the 1930s in various planning discussions, most notably about the expanding national park system described in her Romance of the National Parks (1939). She also wrote The Building of Cities (1918) and Land Planning in the United States for the City, State and Nation (1926).

Creator

Associated News, Inc

Subject

  • James, Harlean b. 1877
  • American Planning and Civic Association
  • National Conference on State Parks

Cite as

Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

1939

Restrictions & Rights

All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)

Topic

  • Planning
  • National parks and reserves
  • National parks and reserves--Planning

Form/Genre

Black-and-White Prints

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4350]