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Park Dixon Goist Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Spec-Coll-00022

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, arranged chronologically between Goist and Lewis Mumford (ca. 1966-1981) and two reprints of articles about Mumford written by Goist. There are also issues of the journals Architecture and Architectural Record containing articles written by Lewis Mumford.

Dates

  • 1928-1981

Biographical / Historical

Born September 7, 1936, in Seattle, Washington, Goist graduated from the University of Washington with a BA in 1958 and from the University of Rochester with a Ph.D., in 1967. A faculty member (since 1971), now emeritus, at Case Western Reserve University, Goist has published works on Lewis Mumford and carried on a correspondence with Mumford for some years.

Extent

.42 Linear Feet

Title
Park Dixon Goist papers
Status
In Progress
Author
Special Collections staff
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
E

Repository Details

Part of the Kelvin Smith Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Kelvin Smith Library
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland OH 44106-7151 United States
216.368.0189