Guide to the Edward E. Smuts Papers, 1945-1981 AIS.2012.07

ULS Archives & Special Collections

Summary Information

Repository
ULS Archives & Special Collections
Title
Edward E. Smuts Papers
Creator
Smuts, Edward E., 1924-1984
Collection Number
AIS.2012.07
Date
1945-1981
Extent
27.0 linear feet
Abstract
The Edward E. Smuts Papers document the professional career and involvement of Ed Smuts with urban planning in Pittsburgh and the surrounding area. Smuts served as the president of the Regional Industrial Development Consultants (RIDC) from 1957-1959 and deputy director for the City Planning and Development of Pittsburgh from 1965-1970; he owned his own urban consulting firm, Urban Development Consultants Incorporated, from 1960-1984.

Preferred Citation

Edward E. Smuts Papers, 1945-1981, AIS.2012.07, Archives & Special Collections, University of Pittsburgh Library System

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Biography

Edward E. Smuts was born October 24, 1924. He married Marjorie Palmer and had six children (Peter, Thomas, Shannon, Christian, Matthew and Daniel). Throughout his life, Smuts was active in many associations, including the American Institute of Planners, Pittsburgh Chapter of American Society for Public Administration, American Society of Planning Officials, and Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation.

Smuts earned his B.A. from Carnegie Institute of Technology in 1946. After earning his master’s degree in Business Administration from Harvard Univeristy, Smuts returned to Pittsburgh to start his career in the urban planning. His first job was with the Pennsylvania Economy League of Pittsburgh. In 1957 Smuts took the position as president of Regional Industrial Development Cooperation (RIDC). He left RIDC in 1959 to become an independent planning consultant.

Smuts established Urban Development Consultants Incorporated and served as president from 1960-1965. His company performed consulting and market research studies of the Pittsburgh area. Some of these research studies included, mass transportation, air pollution, and business development sites. From 1965-1970 he served as deputy director of City Planning and Development in Pittsburgh. As deputy director Smuts took action in projects to improve transportation, parking, business development, and university expansion. Some of these projects were Craig Street project, Carnegie Mellon University, and Greenway projects around Pittsburgh.

In 1970 Smuts returned to Urban Development Consultants, Inc. During his career as president of his consulting form, Smuts contributed to diverse development projects around the Pittsburgh and Allegheny County area.

Edward Smuts died on February 2, 1984 in Pittsburgh.

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Scope and Content Notes

The Edward E. Smuts Papers document the various professional positions he held in the capacity of an urban planner in the Pittsburgh area. The papers include business material, correspondence, meeting notes, project agendas, agreements between organizations, lease agreements, financial reports, data surveys, statistics, press releases, published reports, studies, and proposals. The topics covered by the papers include urban planning, urban redevelopment, greenway projects, traffic planning, university development, hospital ventures, and county planning in Southwestern Pennsylvania.

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Arrangement

The collection is arranged into the following series:

Series I. Department of City Planning and Development

Series II. Pennsylvania Economy League

Series III. Personal

Series IV. Professional Associations

Series V. Regional Industrial Development Corporation

Series VI. Related Professional Materials

Series VII. Urban Development Consultations, Inc.

Series VIII. Urban Redevelopment Authority

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

ULS Archives & Special Collections, June 2014

University of Pittsburgh Library System
Archives & Special Collections
Website: library.pitt.edu/archives-special-collections
412-648-3232 (ASC) | 412-648-8190 (Hillman)
Contact Us: www.library.pitt.edu/ask-archivist

Access Restrictions

No restrictions.

Copyright

The University of Pittsburgh holds the property rights to the material in this collection, but the copyright may still be held by the original creator/author. Researchers are therefore advised to follow the regulations set forth in the U.S. Copyright Code when publishing, quoting, or reproducing material from this collection without the consent of the creator/author or that go beyond what is allowed by fair use.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Marjorie Palmer Smuts on November 5, 2012.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Sarita Wescott in 2013-2014.

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Related Materials

Related Material

Allegheny Conference on Community Development Collection, 1944-1993, AIS.1973.04, Archives & Special Collections, University of Pittsburgh Library System

Health Systems Agency of Southwestern Pennsylvania Records, 1971-1987, AIS.1987.02, Archives & Special Collections, University of Pittsburgh Library System

Pennsylvania Economy League Records, AIS.1978.06, Archives & Special Collections, University of Pittsburgh Library System

Urban League of Pittsburgh Records, 1915-1963, AIS.1981.11, Archives & Special Collections, University of Pittsburgh Library System

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Health Systems Agency of Southwestern Pennsylvania.
  • Pennsylvania Economy League.
  • Pittsburgh (Pa.). Department of City Planning.
  • Regional Industrial Development Corporation of Southwestern Pennsylvania.
  • Urban Development Consultants, Inc.

Geographic Name(s)

  • Allegheny County (Pa.)
  • Homewood (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
  • North Side (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
  • Oakland (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
  • Pittsburgh (Pa.)

Personal Name(s)

  • Smuts, Edward E., 1924-1984

Subject(s)

  • Business and Industry
  • Economic development -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
  • Environment
  • Government
  • Health and medicine
  • Health planning -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
  • Health services administration -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
  • Landscape architecture -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
  • Landscape design -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
  • Medical policy -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
  • Social action
  • Transportation
  • Urban renewal -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh

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Previous Citation

Edward E. Smuts Papers, 1945-1981, AIS.2012.07, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

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Collection Inventory

Series  I. Department of City Planning, 1954-1979 

Scope and Content Notes

This series covers the period that Smuts was the of Deputy Director of City Planning of Pittsburgh (1965-1970) and beyond. Materials document City Planning projects and program and include agreements, reports, and correspodence.

Subseries  1. Topical Folders 1957-1979 

Scope and Content Notes

This subseries represents various projects and programs of the Department of City Planning. Materials contained in these folders include memorandum of projects, agendas, press release, agreements, reference materials, project proposals, financial/expenditures reports, photographs, presentation reports, area surveys, and multiple forms of communications.

  BoxFolder
Action-Housing, Inc., 1972 11
  Folder
Action-Housing, Inc. - Reports, 1968-1971 2
  Folder
Action-Housing, Inc. - District Liaison - Neighborhood Programs, 1965-1970 3
  Folder
Aerial Photography, 1966-1967 4
  Folder
Allegheny County Health Department, 1976 5
  Folder
Allegheny County Planning Commission, unknown 6
  Folder
Allegheny Housing Rehabilitation Corporation (AHRCO), 1967-1968 7
  Folder
American Institute of Architects and Urban American Inc. Design Concept Seminar, 1967-1968 8-9
  Folder
American Institute of Planners - Finance Historical & Reference, 1968-1969 10
  Folder
American Society for Public Administration (ASPA), 1966-1967 11
  Folder
American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) - Urban Intern Program, 1966-1968 12
  Folder
American Society of Planning Officials, 1970 13
  Folder
ARA Project - Sixth Empire Fund, Inc., 1969 14
  Folder
Armour and Company, 1963-1965 15
  Folder
Armstrong Cork Company, 1965-1970 16
  Folder
Automobile Deal Development, 1964-1967 17
  Folder
Binswager Corporation, 1960-1961 18
  Folder
Board of Education - Education Park, 1964-1966 19
  Folder
Business and Urban Problems, 1968 20
  Folder
Center Business District (Center 1), 1962-1969 21-25
  Folder
City Business District - Library Avenue-Allegheny River Action Area, 1969-1973 26
  Folder
City Information System – City Wide -Budget, 1969-1970 27
  Folder
City of Pittsburgh – Neighborhood – Commercial Improvement Program – General, unknown  28
  Folder
City Service Guide, 1969 29
  Folder
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 1969 30
  Folder
Community Facilities, 1967-1969 31
  Folder
Community Renewal Plan (CRP): Open Space, 1964-1970 32-33
  Folder
Comprehensive Planning and Programming, 1966-1967 34
  BoxFolder
Downtown Development Plan, 1967-1971 21
  Folder
Department of the Art Commission, 1969 2
  Folder
Economic Development Plan, 1965 3
  Folder
Environmental Nuisance Control, 1965-1966 4
  Folder
Environmentally Sensitive/Predominately Vacant: City of Pittsburgh, 1969-1979 5
  Folder
Exchange Fund Inc. – Director’s Meeting and Correspondents, 1969 6
  Folder
Filtration Site, 1970-1977 7-9
  Folder
Golden Triangle Association, 1960-1965 10
  Folder
Herrs Island Project, 1964-1969 11
  Folder
Housing Project, 1966-1969 12
  Folder
Housing Program, 1966-1969 13
  Folder
Housing Program R-5 Target Area, 1968-1969 14
  Folder
Housing Program Relocation, 1966-1972 15
  Folder
Housing Planning Reference Book, 1966 16
  Folder
Hourly Work Schedule, 1974 17
  Folder
Industrial Renewal and Development Projects Follow-Up, 1962-1963 18
  Folder
J. H. Matthews and Co., 1965-1968 19
  Folder
Joint Development – S1 Saw Mill Run- Design Concept Team, 1968-1969 20-21
  BoxFolder
Land Use Control, 1967-1968 31
  Folder
Legislation Program, 1968 2
  Folder
Mauro, John T. - Speech American Society of Military Engineers, 1969 3
  Folder
Mayor’s Office, 1968-1977 4
  Folder
Miscellaneous, 1966-1969 5
  Folder
N2 – Lower Northside, 1968 6
  Folder
N3 – Federal Anderson, 1965-1969 7
  Folder
Northside Anderson – East State Renewal Project, 1969 8
  Folder
Parking, 1968-1970 9
  Folder
Parking Ordinances, 1965-1976 10-11
  Folder
Parks and Recreation, 1968 12
  Folder
Pennsylvania – Overall Company, 1965-1966 13
  Folder
Pennsylvania – State Planning Board, 1963-1966 14
  Folder
Point Bridges & Pedestrian Paths, 1968-1969 15
  Folder
Population Forecasts – Pittsburgh, 1968 16
  Folder
Projects, Priorities, and Correspondence, 1969-1970 17
  Folder
Port Authority of Allegheny County – Transit Division Planning Department, 1968 18
  Folder
Public Action to Hold Existing Industries, unknown 19
  Folder
Public Relations, 1964-1966 20
  Folder
Public Safety Traffic Planning, 1968-1976 21
  Folder
Public Works, 1969 22
  Folder
Rapid Transit Program, 1968-1969 23-24
  Folder
Rapid Transit Study, 1965-1970 25-26
  Folder
Recreation Facility and Program, 1969-1970 27
  Folder
Regional Economic Development Institute - Incorporated, 1967 28
  Folder
Regional Planning Association - Annual Meeting, 1969-1972 29
  Folder
Riverfront Program, 1958-1969 30-31
  Folder
Rockwell Manufacturing Company, 1966-1967 32
  BoxFolder
Seldom Seen Program, 1957-1958 41
  Folder
Sharon Project, 1976 2
  Folder
Slide Presentation, 1967-1968 3
  Folder
Southwestern Pennsylvania Regional Planning Commission (SPRPC), 1965-1979 4
  Folder
SPRPC - Open Space Task Forces, 1968 5
  Folder
SPRPC-Work Program, 1966-1969 6
  Folder
State Highway, 1967-1974 7-8
  Folder
Strip District – Interview/Recon, 1963 9
  Folder
Taber Follow-Up, 1977-1978 10
  Folder
Transportation Thoroughfare Improvement Program – Index, 1968-1970 11
  Folder
Tranist - Center City Transportation Project, 1968-1975 12
  Folder
Transit - Center City - Wotsit Pitch, 1968-1975 13
  Folder
Transit - Core Penetration - Final Analysis, 1966-1967 14
  Folder
Transit - Core Penetration - Station Design, 1967 15
  Folder
Transit - General, 1967-1968 16
  Folder
Transit – National Transportation Center, 1969-1970 17
  Folder
Transit - PAT property Acquisition – RT, 1967-1968 18
  Folder
Transit – Pittsburgh Transit-Historical, 1958-1963 19
  Folder
Transit – Pole Removal Program, 1968-1969 20
  Folder
Transit - Regional Designs, 1966-1967 21
  Folder
Transit 4 Transit Program Follow-Up, 1966-1967 22
  Folder
Transit US Steel Penetration, 1969 23
  Folder
Transit, Mass & Rapid – Core, 1966-1967 24
  Folder
Transit, Mass & Rapid – Center Business District Planning- Distribution, 1966-1967 25
  Folder
Transit, Mass & Rapid – Miscellaneous, 1966-1969 26
  Folder
Transit, Mass, & Rapid - Reference, 1965-1966 27
  Folder
Westinghouse – Information Systems Project, 1969-1970 28
  Folder
Zoning Ordinance of Pittsburgh, 1968-1979 29

Subseries  2. Reports, Studies, and Proposals, 1954-1979 

Scope and Content Notes

This subseries contains reports, studies, and proposals on City Planning project such as, North side redevelopment, highways and transportation, stadiums, Golden Triangle redevelopment, housing, Homewood-Brushton improvements and more.

  BoxFolder
"North Side Study," April 1954 51
  Folder
"State Highway Policies and Practices in Pennsylvania: An Appraisal by the Automotive Safety Foundation," August 1958 2
  Folder
"Report on Proposed New Stadium," September 1958 3
  Folder
"Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Chateau Street West Marketability Analysis," July 1959 4
  Folder
"Planning Report Stage One Chartiers Valley Industrial Study Area," April 1960 5
  Folder
"1961 Annual Report: A City Rebuilds," May 1962 6
  Folder
"Freeways in the Urban Setting: The Hershey Conference," June 1962 7
  Folder
"Pittsburgh Area Transportation Study: Volume 2 Forecasts and Plans," February 1963 8
  Folder
"Data Processing and Simulation Techniques," October 1962 9
  Folder
"1962-1963 Community Renewal Program: A City Rebuilds," October 1962 10
  Folder
"Golden Triangle Study: Future Circulation," February 1962 11
  Folder
"A Concept for Personnel Distribution and Circulation in a City Central Core," June 1965 12
  Folder
"Lower Northside: Basic Conditions Reports," December 1964 13
  Folder
"Community Renewal Project Progress Report: Simulation Model Number 5," January 1964 14
  Folder
"State of the Region Project: Work Element 5: A Prospectus for the Study of Leadership in Southwestern Pennsylvania," July 1964 15
  Folder
"A Plan and Program for Industrial Development in Pittsburgh," 1965 16
  Folder
"Study Design: Drainage Basins and Flood Plains Sanitary Sewerage Water Supply and Service Project No. Penna. P-103," August 1965 17
  Folder
"Study Design Transportation - Air Project No. Penna. P-103 Contract No. Penna. P-103(G)," September 1965 18
  Folder
"Highways and Urban Development: Report on the Second National Conference," November 1966 19
  Folder
"1966 Work Program," 1966 20
  Folder
"Housing Report Summary City of Pittsburgh," April 1966 21
  Folder
"Feasibility Report Filling the Herrs Island Back Channel for Future Land Development," August 1967 22
  Folder
"What it Takes to Build a City of Housing Opportunities," May-June 1967 23
  Folder
"Planning Programming Budgeting for City, State, County Objectivies," April 1967 24
  Folder
"Auto Pound Study," April 1967 25
  Folder
"Information Systems Laboratory: Capabilities and Experiences in Public Systems," June 1968 26
  Folder
"Homewood Brushton Neighborhood Improvement Program," March 1968 27
  Folder
"Manchester Basic Conditions Report," January 1968 28
  Folder
"Tax Delinquent Property Transfer Program Progress Report," April 1968 29
  Folder
"City of Pittsburgh Change in the Housing Inventory 1960-1968," August 1968 30
  Folder
"1967-1968 Work Program," 1969 31
  Folder
"Westinghouse - Information System Department Organization Plan: Agreement No. 19170, Report No. 1," May 1969 32
  Folder
"Westinghouse - Preliminary Organization and Staffing Plan: Agreement No. 9247, Report No.1," April 1969 33
  Folder
"Westinghouse - Information System Office Recruitment Plan: Agreement No. 19170, Report No. 2," July 1969 34
  Folder
"Westinghouse - A Study Report Covering: City of Pittsburgh Information System Study: Findings and Recommendations for a Central Information Processing Facility," February 1969 35
  Folder
"Westinghouse - Information System Project System Description: Agreement No. 19170, Report No.3," August 1969 36
  Folder
"Westinghouse Reports 1969," 1969 37
  Folder
"A Profile of the Residents of Sheraden Park: Comprehensive Planning and Programming Division," April 1969 38
  Folder
"Herr's Island Study: A Recreation Island for Pittsburgh and Allegheny County," January 1969 39
  Folder
"The Black Population and its Housing: A Social and Economic Profile of The Black Community in the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area," May 1969 40
  Folder
"Message of the Mayor," January 1969 41
  Folder
"A Profile of the Residents of Pennley Park: Comprehensive Planning and Programming Division," June 1969 42
  Folder
"Clifton Park Basic Conditions Report," September 1969 43
  Folder
"City of Pittsburgh Changes in the Housing Inventory 1960-1968," January 1969 44
  Folder
"Anderson-Chestnut Land Assembly Program for Highways and Riverside Imporvement," February 1970 45
  Folder
"Sewage System: Plan and Program City of Pittsbrugh," January, 1970 46
  Folder
"A Development and Renewal Program for Pittsburgh: Summary Documentation," February 1970 47
  Folder
"London Borough of Haringey Seven Sisters Study: Project Submission," September 1970 48
  Folder
"Lower North Side District Plan," May 1970 49
  Folder
"Golden Triangle Street Program 1968-1973," February 1968 50

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Series  II. Pennsylvania Economy League, 1951-1969 

Scope and Content Notes

This series highlights Smuts' work with the Pennsylvania Economy League. Some of the folders contain in-depth reports and information about counties in southwestern Pennsylvania, including field reports, contacts, industrial surveys, pamphlets, demographics, and planning programs.

  BoxFolders
County-Armstrong, 1951-1958 61
  Folder
County-Butler, 1954 2
  Folder
County-Fayette, 1954-1958 3
  Folder
County-Westmoreland, 1953-1958 4
  Folder
Environmental Nuisance Control - Air Pollution, 1967-1969 5
  Folder
Environmental Nuisance Control - Litter, 1955-1956 6
  Folder
General, 1966-1969 7
  Folder
“Financing the Civic Auditorium,” January 1956 8
  Folder
“A More Effective Industrial Development Program for the Pittsburgh Region,” November 1954 9
  Folder
“A More Effective Industrial Development Program for the Pittsburgh Region – Appendices,” 1954 10
  Folder
“Recommended Program and Staffing of the Pennsylvania Department of Commerce,” 1955 11

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Series  III. Personal, 1953-1980 

Scope and Content Notes

The Personal series contains Smuts' correspondence with local businesses, professional associations, and personal acquaintances. It also includes materials related to voter registration drives in Allegheny County. Other folders include materials concerning his marriage to Marjorie Palmer and her business, Marj Palmer Associates.

  BoxFolder
Allegheny County Government, 1962-1963 612
  Folder
Awards, 1963 13
  Folder
Correspondence, 1971-1976 14-18
  Folder
Daily Calendar, 1956 19
  Folder
Litchfield Park, 1966 20
  Folder
Marjorie Ann Palmer Smuts, 1953-1980 21
  Folder
Marj Palmer Associates, 1979 22

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Series  IV. Professional Associations, 1945-1976 

Scope and Content Notes

This series covers the multitude of professional and personal associations that Smuts was involved with throughout his life. It contains newsletters, by-laws, correspondence, and speeches. Of special note are the files on the Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation, which includes flyers, memorandums, correspondence, handwritten notes, and newsletters. Smuts also taught Urban Studies classes at both Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) and the University of Pittsburgh; this folder contains the syllabus, correspondence, list of textbooks, presentation slides and notes. Smuts was also actively involved with the CMU Alumni Association, which is documented in a single folder of photographs, committee reports, executive board meeting notes, pamphlets, and newspaper clippings.

  BoxFolder
American Conservatory Theater Foundation, 1965 623
  Folder
American Institute of Planners, 1960-1965 24-27
  Folder
American Society for Public Administration, 1956-1965 28-30
  Folder
ASPEN Design Confrence, unknown  31
  Folder
Committee for Industrial Development, 1945-1954 32
  BoxFolder
Constitutional Revision Committee, 1962-1963 71-3
  Folder
Courses - University of Pittsburgh and CMU, 1963-1966 4
  Folder
CMU Alumni Association, 1969-1974 5-8
  Folder
Foundation Data, 1953-1957 9
  Folder
Letters of Recommendation, 1962 10
  Folder
Mountain Club, 1963-1964 11
  Folder
National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials, 1960-1963 12
  Folder
Pennsylvania Planning Association, 1976 13
  Folder
Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundations, 1962-1969 14-16

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Series  V. Regional Industrial Development Corporation (RIDC), 1949-1977 

Scope and Content Notes

This series includes documentation on projects of the Regional Industrial Development Corporation (RIDC) during the Smuts' tenure as its president (1957-1959) and beyond. This series also includes a significant amount of promotional material compiled on Pittsburgh area companies and includes industrial statistics for the area.

Subseries  1. Topical Folders 1949-1964 

Scope and Content Notes

This subseries consists of subject folders related to various projects and reference material of the RIDC. Folders reflect daily operations and business relationships, board meeting minutes, agenda, notices, correspondence, press releases, copies of newspaper articles, and indexes.

  BoxFolder
Boston Economic Study Committee, 1958-1961 717
  Folder
Chateau Street West, 1958-1961 18
  Folder
Chartiers Basin Survey 1958 Conclusions, 1958 19
  Folder
Committee for Economic Development (CED), 1958-1963 20
  Folder
Counties, 1955-1959 21-24
  Folder
Economic Development – State Program, 1957-1962 25
  Folder
Filing Index, unknown 26
  Folder
Future Programs, 1959 27
  BoxFolder
Government Improvement Ideas, 1958-1959 81
  Folder
Governor’s Office, Pennsylvania, 1959 2
  Folder
Industrial Area Renewal Program, Industrial Standards (Idea Book), 1954-1958 3
  Folder
Industrial Clusters, Pittsburgh Region, 1959 4
  Folder
Industrial Development Fund, 1959-1962 5
  Folder
Interview Kit, unknown 6
  Folder
Labor Management Relations, 1957-1961 7
  Folder
Laurel Highlands Project, 1958-1959 8
  Folder
Little, Arthur D. Inc., 1955-1959 9
  Folder
Maps, 1951-1959 10
  Folder
Minutes, Agenda, and Notices, RIDC Board Meetings, 1955-1959 11-12
  Folder
Miscellaneous, 1961-1963 13
  Folder
Mon-Yough Conference on Community Development, 1958-1959 14
  Folder
Parks & Recreation – Herr’s Island, unknown 15
  Folder
Penn-Central Railroad – Finance Street (Homewood), 1962-1963 16
  Folder
Pennsylvania Department of Commerce, 1955-1959 17
  Folder
Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry, 1957-1959 18
  Folder
Pennsylvania Economy League, 1949-1962 19
  Folder
Pennsylvania State Planning Board, 1957-1964 20
  Folder
Philadelphia Industrial Development Corp. (PIDC), 1959 21
  Folder
Pittsburgh Industrial Development Council, 1949-1952 22-23
  BoxFolder
Publication & Press Release, 1953-1959 91-2
  Folder
Research and Development, 1950-1959 3
  Folder
Research and Development Syndicate, 1957-1959 4
  Folder
Residential Development Analysis, 1963-1964 5
  Folder
Regional Industrial Renewal Survey, 1958 6
  Folder
RIDC- APA Study Scope & Procedures, 1964 7
  Folder
Ryan, Robert H., 1958-1963 8
  Folder
State Action Program – Pittsburgh Region, 1959-1965 9
  Folder
State of Connecticut Development Commission, 1958 10
  Folder
United Fund of Allegheny County, 1955-1958 11
  Folder
Urban Land Institute – Correspondence, 1957-1963 12

Subseries  2. Reports, Studies, and Proposals 1956-1977 

Scope and Content Notes

The RIDC reports and studies found in this subseries appear to be used throughout Smuts' career and many date beyond his tenure with the agency. Many of these reports were used as informational tools to encourage companies to relocate to southwestern Pennsylvania. Included here are RIDC annual reports, studies on the expansion of the highway system around Pittsburgh, steep slope studies, and preliminary analysis of potential companies trageted for relocation.

  BoxFolder
"An Interim Report to the Directors Eight Months Operation of the Regional Industrial Development Corp.," May 1956 913
  Folder
"Statement on Industrial Area Renewal for the City of Pittsburgh, County of Allegheny and Other Counties of the Pittsburgh Region to the Senate Subcommittee on Housing," December 1957 14
  Folder
"A Report to Sponsors of the Regional Industrial Development Corporation: Progress 1955-1957 and A Program for the Future," October, 1957 15
  Folder
"The Pittsburgh Region Highway System and Future Economic Development," December 1958 16
  Folder
"A Study of Civic Agencies in the Pittsburgh Area, Adapting Civic Agency Structure to Meet Renaissance Needs," October 1958 17
  Folder
"A Report Submitted to the Industrial Panel, Urban Land Institute, 1958 for Consideration of the Problem 'How to Accomplish the Best Industrial Re-Use fo Blighted Urban Land'," May 1958 18
  Folder
"Prospect Analysis: Research Centers in the Pittsburgh Economic Area," August 1958 19
  Folder
"Prospect Analysis Automotive Industry," August 1958 20
  Folder
"A Program for Continuing Economic Analysis in the Pittsburgh Region," February 1958 21
  Folder
"Working Toward an Industrial Land Policy and Program for the City of Pittsburgh," May 1958 22
  Folder
"Prospect Analysis: A Survey of Can Manufacturing Facilities (Preliminary)," December 1958 23
  Folder
"Industrial Area Renewal Program Chateau West and Woods Run: R.I.D.C.'s Recommendations to the City Planning Commission and the Urban Redevelopment Authority," July 1958 24
  Folder
"Highway Access Control Study: Pilot Study Route- U.S. 22- Monroeville to Congruity," November 1958 25
  Folder
"Working Toward and Industrial Land Policy and Program for the City of Pittsburgh," November 1958 26
  Folder
"Survey of Waterborne Traffic Patterns and Waterside Public Terminal Facilites in the Allegheny County Area: Volume 1 Narrative Report," October 1958 27
  Folder
"Digest, Conference on Jobs and Business Climate in Pennsylvania," March 1959 28
  Folder
"Community of Interest Between the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area and the Upper Ohio Valley a Preliminary Analysis," 1959 29
  Folder
"Chartiers Industrial Districts a Proposal to Put Idle Land to Work, Preliminary Summary Report," September 1959 30
  Folder
"Northeastern Industrial Developers Association, Salary, and Activity Survey," October 1960 31
  Folder
"Program of the Regional Industrial Development Corporation of Southwestern Pennsylvania," March 1962 32
  Folder
"First Annual Report 1962," September 1962 33
  Folder
"Six Month Report of the President Regional Industrial Development Corporation," July 1962 34
  Folder
"A Progress Scrapbook," 1963-1964 35
  Folder
"Report to RIDC Directors," April 1963 36
  Folder
"First Annual Report 1963," August 1963 37
  Folder
"Second Annual Report 1963," September 1963 38
  Folder
"Pittsburgh Research - Key to Tomorrow," 1963 39
  Folder
"Second Annual Report 1964 RIDC Industrial Development Fund," September 1964 40
  Folder
"Third Annual Report 1964 Strategy for Growth," 1964 41
  Folder
"The Southwestern Pennsylvania Region is on the Move," July 1964 42
  Folder
"The Manpower Development and Training Act and Southwestern Pennsylvania," April 1964 43
  Folder
"The President's Committee on Equal Opportunity in Housing and the Greater Pittsburgh Housing Conference," November 1965 44
  Folder
"Third Annual Report 1965," 1965 45
  Folder
"Fourth Annual Report 1965, Growth Through Technological Change," 1965 46
  Folder
"Fourth Annual Report 1966," August 1966 47
  Folder
"Fifth Annual Report 1967," August 1967 48
  Folder
"The Human Resource, a Changing Regional Pattern 1968 Annual Report," January 1968 49
  Folder
"Sixth Annual Report 1968," August 1968 50
  Folder
"Public/Private Investment Partnership for Growth in the 70's, 1969 Annual Report," 1969 51
  Folder
"The Changing City Report, Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh," June 1969 52
  Folder
"Seventh Annual Report 1969," September 1969 53
  BoxFolder
"Geo-Economic the Geographic factor in Economic Growth 1970 Annual Report," January 1970 101
  Folder
"Eighth Annual Report 1970," August 1970 2
  Folder
"Transition of a Region Southwestern Pennsylvania's Changing Economy, 1971 Annual Report," September 1971 3
  Folder
"Ninth Annual Report 1971," August 1971 4
  Folder
"Turnaround Employment Patterns in a Changing Economy, 1972 Annual Report," August 1972 5
  Folder
"Tenth Annual Report 1972," September 1972 6
  Folder
"Eleventh Annual Report 1973," September 1973 7
  Folder
"Twelfth Annual Report 1974," 1974 8
  Folder
"Diversification and Economic Opportunity 1975 Annual Report," August 1975 9
  Folder
"Thirteenth Annual Report 1975," August 1975 10
  Folder
"Fourth Annual 1976," October 1976 11
  Folder
"Fifteenth Annual Report 1977," August 1977 12
  Folder
"Pittsburgh Region Limited Access Highways," unknown 13
  Folder
"The Pittsburgh Region Highway System and Future Economic Development - A Confidential Preliminary Report," unknown 14
  Folder
"Analysis of the Preliminary Engineering Report Recommended Route for FAI-15 Washington to Warrendale Interstate Route," unknown 15
  Folder
"Steep Slope Renewal Report Appendices," unknown 16
  Folder
"RIDC Industrial Park, Allegheny County Suburban Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania," unknown 17
  Folder
"Thorn Hill Industrial Park Allegheny County Butler County Suburban Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania," unknown 18
  Folder
"Proposed Pittsburgh Research Center Bituminous Coal Research, Inc.," unknown 19

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Series  VI. Related Professional Materials, 1950-1979 

Scope and Content Notes

This series contains a variety of subject and project files that do not clearly related to the various professional positions held by Smuts. Clearly Smuts had some involvement in these projects but the relationship is not clearly evident in all cases.

  BoxFolder
Allegheny County Indstrial Information, 1950-1958 1020
  Folder
American Society for Public Administration - Meeting and Reports, 1966-1973 21
  Folder
Noise Pollution: The Rising Racket, (Audio tape) 1970 22
  Folder
Breskin, Joseph - Westmoreland County, unknown 23
  Folder
Butler County, Pennsylvania, 1952-1958 24
  Folder
Byers, A.M., unknown 25
  Folder
Cohen, Larry - Monroeville Project, unknown 26
  Folder
County Information, unknown 27
  Folder
CRP, 1963 28
  Folder
Detter, Ritchey, Sippel Associates, 1970-1973 29
  Folder
Designers Center, 1979 30
  Folder
Disposition Procedures, January 1961 31
  Folder
Downtown Projects - Penn Station, 1978 32
  Folder
Doziadas Association, unknown 33
  Folder
Dun & Bradstreet Reports, 1965 34
  Folder
Empire Fund, Inc. - Director's Meeting, May 8, 1968 35
  Folder
Greater Harrisburg Movement, Inc., 1973 36
  Folder
Heinz Warehouse -#1, unknown 37
  Folder
Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh, 1970 38
  Folder
Housing Market Analysis, 1970 39
  Folder
Johnson, Howard, unknown 40
  Folder
Lawrence Paint Company Building Project, unknown 41
  Folder
Lutheran Brotherhood Fund, Inc., 1964 42
  Folder
Maps, unknown 43
  Folder
Miscellaneous, unknown 44
  Folder
Photographs, unknown 45
  Folder
Pittsburgh Comprehensive Plan and Development Program, unknown 46
  Folder
S. S. Kressge Company, unknown 47
  Folder
Steel City Electric, 1970 48
  Folder
Steep Slope Renewal, 1960 49
  Folder
Urban Design Consultants, Inc. - Clifton Park, 1979 50
  Folder
Vacation of Streets, unknown 51
  Folder
Vacant/Sensitive "Neighborhoods for Living" Center, unknown 52

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Series  VII. Urban Development Consultants, Inc., 1959-1981 

Scope and Content Notes

The Urban Development Consultants series documents the primary consulting firm founded and operated by Smuts. The firm's primary clients include public, civic and private development organizations within the Greater Pittsburgh region.

Subseries  1. Environmentally Sensitive/Predominately Vacant 1964-1980 

Scope and Content Notes

Smuts actively participated in the development of Greenway projects by evaluating Environmentally Sensitive/Predominately Vacant areas of Pittsburgh. The subseries focus on various projects, land leases, studies that relate to the vacant land areas. Included in the folders are agenda of meetings, program and project proposals, annual reports, notes, analysis, blueprints, budget and service expenses.

  BoxFolder
Concept - Environmentally Sensitive/Predominately Vacant, unknown 1053
  Folder
Acquisition Cost Techniques, 1971-1978 54
  Folder
Aerials Photography, 1979 55
  Folder
Area Analysis Summaries, 1979 56
  Folder
Bigelow Acquisition Owner/Assessment, unknown 57
  Folder
Department and Agencies - City Planning, 1979 58
  Folder
Department and Agencies - Environmentaly Services, 1979 59
  Folder
Department and Agencies - Housing, 1979 60
  Folder
Department and Agencies - Housing Authority, 1978-1979 61
  Folder
Department and Agencies - Land and Buidlings, 1978-1979 62
  Folder
Department and Agencies - Mayor and Council, 1978 63
  Folder
Department and Agencies – Miscellaneous Materials, 1978-1979 64
  Folder
Department and Agencies - Parks and Recreation, 1977-1979 65
  BoxFolder
Department and Agencies - Public Works, 1978-1979 111
  Folder
Department and Agencies - Urban Redevelopment Authority, 1978-1979 2
  Folder
Department and Agencies - Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, 1974-1979 3
  Folder
Earlier City-Wide Property, 1964-1965 4
  Folder
Handout References, 1979 5
  Folder
Hazelwood, 1969-1972 6
  Folder
Other Area Examples, 1970 7
  Folder
Phase II Preliminary Analysis Methods, 1978 8
  Folder
Richard King Mellon Proposal/City of Pittsburgh/Steep Slopes/River frontage, 1977-1978 9
  Folder
Richard King Mellon Foundation Correspondence, 1978-1980 10
  Folder
Scaife Foundation - City Proposal, 1978 11
  Folder
Slide Show, 1979 12
  Folder
Spiegel, Ben, 1978-1979 13
  Folder
Zoning Controls, 1979 14

Subseries  2. Financial, 1959-1976 

Scope and Content Notes

This subseries includes invoice reports, financial ledgers, consulting time sheets, and employee payroll and expense reports.

  BoxFolder
Allegheny County Planning Commission - Contractual Details, 1959 1115
  Folder
Allegheny County Planning Commission - Consulting Activities Reports, 1959-1965 16
  Folder
Bibliographies, 1963 17
  Folder
Correspondence, 1960-1962 18
  Folder
Duquesne Light Company - Consulting Activity Reports, 1962-1965 19
  Folder
Federated Funds, Inc. - Board of Directors Activities, 1963-1965 20
  Folder
Financial Aids for Urban Development (Course UA-251), Pitt GSPIA, 1964 21
  Folder
Financial Statments (Urban Development Consultants), 1971-1976 22
  Folder
National Association of Real Estate Boards (NAREB)- Building America Better Committee, 1963-1964 23
  Folder
Margiooti, Rose E., 1964 24
  Folder
Mayor's Office - City of Pittsburgh, 1963 25
  Folder
Miscellaneous Employees - Urban Development Consultants, Inc., 1963-1964 26
  Folder
Slocum, Robert J., 1963-1964 27
  Folder
Waddell, William B., 1963-1964 28

Subseries  3. Greenway Projects, 1977-1981 

Scope and Content Notes

This subseries contains documentation on multiple greenway projects that the UDC consulted on. The contents include area maps, blueprints, appraisal reports of property, lot and block order lists, project proposals, correspondence, gift of property procedure with documentation, pubic property transfer outline, reports, notes, newspaper clippings, budget reports, and project proposals. Some photographic materials are also included in project files. The images depict residential lots, aerial views, and neighborhood views.

  BoxFolder
Becks Run Greenway, 1981 1129
  Folder
Beechview and Mt. Washington Phase 1, 1981 30
  Folder
Bigelow and Polish Hill, 1977-1980 31
  Folder
Charles Street Area, 1979 32
  Folder
Conrail, 1981 33
  Folder
Fifth and Forbes Corridor Maps, undated 34
  Folder
Fifth and Forbes Parkway Corridor Property Data, 1980 35
  Folder
Fifth Avenue Greenway Project, 2300-2500 Block Photographs, undated 36
  Folder
Greenway Brochure Distribution, 1981 37
  Folder
Greenway Project - Clarke Thomas Follow-up, 1981 38
  Folder
Hazelwood and Greenfield Greenway, 1981 39
  Folder
Liberty Tubes (Tunnel) South Greenway, 1981 40
  Folder
PMMP - Greenway Publication Materials, 1981 41
  Folder
Spring Hill and Spring Garden Greenway - David Cirocco, 1981 42
  Folder
Spring Hill and Spring Garden Greenway - Joseph Garbowski Property, unknown 43
  Folder
Spring Hill and Spring Garden Greenway - Salago Property, 1981 44
  Folder
Spring Hill and Spring Garden Greenway - Treatment Area Phase II, 1980 45
  Folder
Spring Hill and Spring Garden Greenway I, 1979-1981 46
  Folder
Spring Hill and Spring Garden Greenway II, 1979-1981 47

Subseries  4. Health System Agency, 1970-1979 

Scope and Content Notes

The UDC created a subsidiary component entitled the Health Systems Consultant to work with the Health Systems Agency of Southwestern Pennsylvania, which studied the health care needs and services of the region. The contents include facility studies, program and project agendas, budget reports, meeting notes, program improvement plans and reports, hospital occupation statistics, hospital trustee’s seminar, and agreements.

  BoxFolder
4 Hospital Dialogue- Joint Advisory Committee Meeting, 1970-1976 121
  Folder
Advisory Group Meetings, 1976-1977 2
  Folder
Allegheny County Hopstials - HSA and Health System Consultants, 1977-1978 3
  Folder
Bergholz, David and George Taber, 1978 4
  Folder
Clem, John, 1978 5
  Folder
Contract and Services Rendered by Urban Development Consultants, 1977-1978 6
  Folder
Facility Study and Planning Process, 1978 7
  Folder
Facilities Development Plan, 1976-1977 8
  Folder
Follow-up, 1978 9
  Folder
Materials, 1977 10
  Folder
Health System Consultants, 1977-1978 11
  Folder
Hospital Occupancy Reports, 1978 12
  Folder
Obstetrical Outline HSA and HSASP, 1973-1978 13
  Folder
Preliminary Special Projects Outline, 1978 14
  Folder
Regional Health Facility Study, 1978 15
  Folder
Reports and Maps, 1978-1979 16
  Folder
Shared Services Potential for Sub-areas - Fayette, Greene, and Washington, 1975-1978 17
  Folder
Southern Allegheny County Hospital Association (SACHA) - Long Range Plan Development, 1978 18
  Folder
Staff Education and Training Sessions, 1977-1978 19
  Folder
United States Officials and Health System Agencies, 1978 20

Subseries  5. JDJ Associates, 1973-1985 

Scope and Content Notes

UDA worked in association with the JDJ Associates on a redevelopment project focused on Craig Street in the Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh. The project inlcudes documentation on commercial development of the street.

  BoxFolder
Appeal, John and Jon Humphrey - Lease, 1977-1978 1221
  Folder
Balance Sheet January, 1979 22
  Folder
Craig Square Shops, 1975-1978 23-24
  Folder
Current Financing, 1979-1980 25
  Folder
Economic Analysis, 1980 26
  BoxFolder
Equity Investment, 1978-1985 131-2
  Folder
Financial Analysis, 1978-1979 3
  Folder
Financial Reference I, 1973-1981 4
  Folder
Financial Reference II, 1979-1980 5
  Folder
Gallery Shops Tenants, 1979 6
  Folder
J.Harger - Juniper Hollow Gallery, 1978 7
  Folder
JDJ Associates - General, 1978 8
  Folder
Joint Venture - JDJ, Joel H.Kranich, and Lawrence N. Adler, 1973-1978 9
  Folder
Joint Venture - South Craig St., 1979 10
  Folder
Miller, Simon, and Wolf - Gallery Shops, 1977 11
  Folder
Nierenberg, John - High Society Snacks, 1978 12
  Folder
Partnership Proposals, 1978-1979 13
  Folder
Sturgeon, Everatt - La Ventana Sur, 1978-1979 14

Subseries  6. Oakland Directions Inc., 1970-1980 

Scope and Content Notes

This subseries includes documentation on the planning process to produce a redevelopment plan for the Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh during the 1970's. Included are committee meeting agendas, meeting notes, memorandums, general reference materials, and proposals.

  BoxFolder
AD Hoc Committee, 1980 1315
  Folder
Darragh/Terrace Triangle, 1979 16
  Folder
Implementation Program for Planning and Development, 1980 17
  Folder
Magee Project, 1979 18
  Folder
Oakland Directions Inc. - General, unknown 19
  Folder
Oakland Planning Studies, 1978 20
  Folder
Oakland Preliminary Draft Report, 1978-1979 21
  Folder
Opportunity Areas, 1978-1980 22
  Folder
Panther Hollow, 1979 23
  Folder
Planning Committee, 1974-1980 24-27
  BoxFolder
Planning Committee - Follow-up, 1979-1980 141
  Folder
Planning Committee - Goals and Guidelines, 1976-1977 2
  Folder
Planning Committee - Handwritten Notes, unknown 3
  Folder
Planning Committee - January Meetings, 1979-1980 4
  Folder
Planning Process Drafts, 1978 5
  Folder
Planning Project Proposal, 1977 6
  Folder
Short-Range Proposals, 1978 7
  Folder
Supplemental Funding, 1978 8
  Folder
Transportation, 1978-1979 9
  Folder
Transportation Committee, 1977-1979 10
  Folder
Urban Design Associates, 1978-1979 11
  Folder
"Conklin & Rossant," unknown 12
  Folder
"A Proposal: Planning for Oakland's Future," April 1977 13
  Folder
"A Master Plan for the Oakland Area - A Proposal to the City Planning Department and Oakland Directions, Inc.," April 1977 14
  Folder
"Planning Oakland's Future Phase II," May 1977 15
  Folder
"Proposal to City of Pittsburgh Department of City Planning and Oakland Directions, Inc. for Planning and Urban Design Services," May 1977 16
  Folder
"Oakland Area Pittsburgh - A Proposal to Prepare a Growth Management Master Plan," May 1977 17
  Folder
"Planning Oakland's Future Phase 2," May 1977 18

Subseries  7. Reports, Studies, and Proposals, 1960-1981 

Scope and Content Notes

The subseries consists of reports, studies and proposals that were either produced by Smuts or were used in conjunction with projects undertaken by his firm.

  BoxFolder
"Land for Industry," May 1960 1419
  Folder
"The Allegheny Seminar - Agenda Guide "The Movement of People and Goods in Allegheny County," April 1961 20
  Folder
"The Allegheny Seminar - Agenda Guide "The Environmental Pattern in Allegheny County," April 1961 21
  Folder
"Re-Use Value Appraisal, City of Meadville Redevelopment Area R 22 - Supplement to Land Utilization and Marketability Study," September 1961 22
  Folder
"Review of the Stadium Urban Renewal Project and Recommended Financing Proposal," September 1962 23
  Folder
"Winthrop Urban Renewal Project - New London, Connecticut," October 1963 24
  Folder
"Land Utilization and Marketability Study - General Hospital Urban Renewal Project - W.VA. R-12," November 1963 25
  Folder
"Proposal for Selective Counselling on Land Utilization and Marketability Gladstone Urban Renewal Project," December 1963 26
  Folder
"Second Year Activites and Progress Greater Cleveland Growth Board 1963 Annual Report," February 1964 27
  Folder
"Land Utilization and Marketability Study - Canonsburg, Pennsylvania - General Neighborhood Renewal Plan PA. R-132," June 1964 28
  Folder
"Comprehensive Development Plant - The Chartier's Panhandle Region," August 1964 29
  Folder
"Proposal for the City of Pittsburgh Participation in the Project 70 Program," October 1964 30
  Folder
"Land Utilization and Marketability Study -Scottdale Plaza PA. R-189," October 1964 31
  Folder
"A Plan and Program for Residential Development in Pittsburgh," 1965 32
  Folder
"New Housing Site for Pittsburgh - Sweetbriar Hallock," August 1965 33
  Folder
"Community Renewal Program Study," 1965 34
  Folder
"New Housing Sites for Pittsburgh Greenway," August 1965 35
  BoxFolder
"Steep-Slop Housing - A Fesibility Report," August 1965 151
  Folder
"Land Utilization and Marketability Study - Wilmerding Project NO. 1 PA.R-134," March 1966 2
  Folder
"Market Impact Study of Selected Housing Developments in the Pittsburgh Area," 1967 3
  Folder
"Land Utilization and Marketability Study - Ninth Street PA. R-210," March 1965 4
  Folder
"Greater Pitt - Gateway to the World: A Study of the Feasibility of Establishing Greater Pitt As a Major International Airport," May 1969 5
  Folder
"Soil and Foundation Report Northside Riverfront Improvement," 1969 6
  Folder
"Strategies to Provide a Community Center St. Nicholas Cathedral," November 1970 7
  Folder
"Fifth-Forbes Corridor Study," 1969 8
  Folder
"An Action Program for Downtown Pittsburgh," 1970 9
  Folder
"Carnegie Mellon University Spear - Klee Property Disposition Development," 1970 10
  Folder
"Proposal for Pittsburgh Convention Exposition Center - Advisory Committee on Exhibition Hall," January 1970 11
  Folder
"The Redevelopment Area Plan - Clifton Park Redevelopment Area No. 36," January 1970 12
  Folder
"Action Housing, Inc. Semi-Annual Report to the Board of Directors," September 1971 13
  Folder
"Action Housing, Inc. Chairman's Report 14th Annual Meeting," January 1972 14
  Folder
"Action Housing, Inc. Chairman's Report 15th Annual Meeting," January 1973 15
  Folder
"St. John's General Hospital Development Program," June 1973 16
  Folder
"Sample Scheduling Documents," 1973 17
  Folder
"A Community Profile of Lower Oakand," August 1974 18
  Folder
"A Community Profile of North Oakand," August 1974 19
  Folder
"A Community Profile of South Oakand," Auguest 1974 20
  Folder
"Allegheny General Hospital, Divine Providence Hospital, St. John's Hospital - Ambulatory Care Planning for the Northside of Pittsburgh," January 1974 21
  Folder
"Development Program for Health Care - A Summary," 1973-1981 22
  Folder
"St. John's General Hospital - Plan/Program for Development," July 1976 23
  Folder
"Housing and Community Development Amendments," 1978 24
  Folder
"The Oakland Plan, A Citizens' Planning Process," 1977-1979 25
  Folder
"Journal of the American Planning Association Volume 45, Number 2," April 1979 26
  Folder
"Geo-Science Department Proposal for Subsurface Investigation," unknown 27
  Folder
"City of Pittsburgh Residential, Commercial, and Industrial Real Estate for Sale," unknown 28
  Folder
"West Hills Center Associates," unknown 29
  Folder
"Port of Pittsburgh - Fact Finder," unknown 30
  Folder
"Pittsburgh Profile," uknown 31
  Folder
"Part II of Lease of Land for Private Redevelopment By and Between Urban Redevelopment Aurthority of Pittsburgh and St. Margaret Memorial Hospital," unknown 32
  Folder
"For Sale: Downtown Pittsburgh," unknown 33
  Folder
"St. John's Hospital Development Program Phase I," unknown 34

Subseries  8. Topical Folders, 1952-1981 

Scope and Content Notes

The subseries consists of project and subject files, generally these were not part of larger projects undertaken by the firm, but reflect a wide range of business activity and professional projects. Included are significant documentation on projects for Carnegie Mellon University, Craig Square Shops, Health Systems Consultants, Mine Safety Appliances, Point Park College, and Westinghouse. Content of the folders include: business correspondence, memorandums, handwritten notes, proposals, reference materials, statistics of the project area, financial reports, pamphlets, blueprints, press releases, maps, photographs, area data, and related published materials.

  BoxFolder
Abram, Leon, 1981 1535
  Folder
Acquaah-Harrison Senathirajah Associates, 1973 36
  Folder
Action Housing - Rehabilitation Program, 1966-1967 37
  Folder
Administrative – Accounting File, 1971-1974 38
  Folder
Administrative – Armstrong County Contract, 1973-1979 39
  Folder
Administration – Work Program with Department of City Planning and Development, 1967 40
  Folder
Aiken Ave. Project, 1974-1980 41
  Folder
Allegheny – Property Tax Rates, 1962-1970 42
  BoxFolder
Allegheny County Health Department - Advisory Council on Environmental Quality, 1976-1970 161
  Folder
Allegheny County Health Department - Pamphlets, 1968-1971 2
  Folder
Allegheny County - River Front Acquisition Project, 1971-1978 3-4
  Folder
Allegheny General Hospital - Consulting, 1973-1974 5
  Folder
Allis - Chalmers Manufacturing Company, 1952-1962 6
  Folder
Alman, Contract, 1975-1978 7
  Folder
American Planning Association (APA) - Meeting Presentation Vacant/Sensitive Land Managment Study, unknown 8
  Folder
American Society for Public Administration (ASAP) Pittsburgh Area Chapter and Conference, 1976-1983 9
  Folder
ARA Project Follow-up, 1964 10
  Folder
Armstrong County - Coal Conversion, 1975-1976 11
  Folder
Arts and Crafts Center for Pittsburgh (ACCP) - Project Binder, 1968-1970 12-14
  Folder
Beynon, William, 1973-1980 15
  Folder
Billing - City of Sharon, 1971-1975 16
  Folder
Billing - St. John's General Hospital, 1970-1975 17
  Folder
Billing - Subcontractor Urban Design Associates (UDA), 1971-1972 18
  Folder
Board of Pubic Education - Pittsburgh, 1961-1970 19
  Folder
Branigar Organization, Inc., 1971-1972 20
  Folder
Bus-way 35 mm Slides, February 1976 21
  Folder
Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) General, 1974-1975 22
  BoxFolder
CMU - Blueprints, 1972-1973 171
  Folder
CMU - Bureau of Mines, 1964 2
  Folder
CMU- Courses Taught - City Planning and Urban Design, 1964-1967 3
  Folder
CMU - Facilities Conditions and Deasign Criteria, 1972 4
  Folder
CMU – Final Agreement Draft Executed, 1972 5
  Folder
CMU – Forbes Craig Area Development, 1970 6
  Folder
CMU – Lecture Series, 1964 7
  Folder
CMU - Playhouse Real, 1976 8
  Folder
CMU – Press Releases, 1973 9
  Folder
CMU – Proposal, 1973 10
  Folder
CMU – Project, 1971-1975 11
  Folder
CMU – Spear-Klee Project, 1970 12
  Folder
Central Business District (Center 1) Market Square, 1969-1970 13
  Folder
Center Medical Pavilion, Inc., 1972-1977 14
  Folder
Center City Transportation Project – Downtown, 1970-1971 15
  Folder
City Planning Commission (CPC) Consulting Activity Reports, 1961-1964 16
  Folder
CPC – Hearing, 1974-1975 17
  Folder
CPC – Industrial Contractual Details, 1960-1965 18
  Folder
Chateau-West Project, 1960-1961 19
  Folder
Clients – Action-Housing Inc., 1965 20
  Folder
Clients – Baskin, Sachs & Craig, 1964-1965 21
  Folder
Clients – Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1964-1965 22
  Folder
Clients – David, Lewis, and Associates, 1964 23
  Folder
Clients – Mine Safety Appliances Co., 1965 24
  Folder
Clients – Zanesville, 1965 25
  Folder
Columbia Corporation Follow-up, 1974 26
  Folder
Comprehensive Health Planning Association of Western Pennsylvania – Joint Planning Advisory Committee, March 1976 27
  Folder
Consad Research Corporation – Industrial, 1963 28
  Folder
Constantin Property, 1972-1974 29
  Folder
Continental Colonies, Inc. – Residential Land Development, 1971-1975 30
  Folder
Continental Colonies, Inc. – Maps, 1966 31
  Folder
Continental Insurance Companies, 1970-1973 32
  Folder
Correspondence, 1972-1977 33
  Folder
Counseling Center of Pittsburgh – Alan Dezen, 1981 34
  Folder
Craig Street Development, 1973 35
  BoxFolder
Craig Square Shops – Agey, Jim, & Robert Young – Decorators, 1980 181
  Folder
Craig Square Shops – Baty, Richland – Leather and Antiques, 1981 2
  Folder
Craig Square Shops – D.Lyon – Fur’s Shop, 1981 3
  Folder
Craig Square Shops – Elias, David – Coffee Express, Inc., 1981 4
  Folder
Craig Square Shops – Hackeny – Flowers, 1980 5
  Folder
Craig Square Shops – Individual Prospects, 1977-1980 6
  Folder
Craig Square Shops – Kedzuf – Haircut Services, 1980 7
  Folder
Craig Square Shops – Kenny, Fran – Ice Cream Parlor, 1981 8
  Folder
Craig Square Shops – Parent, Evelyn – Panhandler, 1981 9
  Folder
Craig Square Shops - Retail Leasing, 1977-1980 10
  Folder
Craig Square Shops – Schmid, Joan – Gilded Cage, 1980 11
  Folder
Craig Square Shops – Small, Norma – Leather, unknown 12
  Folder
Craig Square Shops Prospect - Ciccone, Dennis, and Gerald Farbar - Bookstore, 1979-1981 13
  Folder
Craig Square Shops Prospect – Whetstone, Roy – Whetstone Environments, 1980 14
  Folder
CRP – Residential – Conjoining Housing Analysis, 1965 15
  Folder
CRP – Residential – Housing Act, 1965-1966 16
  Folder
CRP – Residential – Housing Development Study AREA, 1966 17
  Folder
CRP – Residential – Housing Market Study, 1964-1965 18
  Folder
CRP – Residential – Occupancy – Vacancy Data, 1965 19
  Folder
CRP – Residential – Population Estimates, 1965 20
  Folder
Department of Transportation (US), 1968-1969 21
  Folder
Department of Water - Gallery Area, 1975 22
  Folder
Dithridge-Bellefield Project, 1976 23
  Folder
Downtown Action Program, 1970 24
  Folder
Duclos, Paul J., 1970 25
  Folder
Duquesne Light, 1964 26
  Folder
Duquesne Light-Brunot Island Project, 1972 27
  Folder
Duquesne Light Company – Area Development Manual 1, 1961-1964 28
  Folder
Duquesne Stag Products Co., 1965 29
  Folder
East Suburban Health Center/Forbes Health Systems: Maps and Design Plans, 1964 30
  Folder
East Liberty/Lincon Ave. Area: Photographs and Negatives, unknown 31
  Folder
EDP, 1964-1970 32
  Folder
Environmental Design Advisor Committee – Reference Materials, 1968 33
  Folder
Environmental Design Advisory Committee – Program, 1960-1969 34
  Folder
Estate Data – Administrative, 1969-1975 35
  Folder
Feasibility Study Bikeway System Allegheny County, 1978 36
  Folder
Federal Arts Program, 1980-1981 37
  Folder
Fees and Contract Pricing Information, unknown 38
  Folder
Forbes Health System, 1976-1977 39
  Folder
Forbes Hosptal System-Site Analysis Project, 1976-1977 40
  Folder
Forbes-Oakland Medical Building, 1975-1977 41
  Folder
Franken, Dr. Paul - Syndikud Der Dresdner Bank Germany, 1971 42
  Folder
Gay Cruising Area- South Craig Street, 1980 43
  Folder
Graphics Plus, 1970-1978 44
  Folder
Green Engineering, 1973 45
  Folder
Grodin, Marsha - Sachs Realty Forbes and Craig, 1981 46
  BoxFolder
Hammer, Siler, George Associate, Inc., 1971 191
  Folder
Hartford Process - American City Corporation, 1970 2
  Folder
Healthy Center Contract University of Pittsburgh, 1975 3
  Folder
Health Care Planning, 1977-1978 4
  Folder
Health System Consultants (HSC) General, 1974-1978 5
  Folder
HSC-Alcoa Assignments, 1978 6
  Folder
HSC- Experience and Services Orientation of UDC, unknown 7
  Folder
HSC - Garland, Gray, 1970-1978 8
  Folder
HSC - Marketing Program, 1978 9
  Folder
HSC - Stark Nathan J., 1975-1979 10
  Folder
Homes, Ryan, 1970 11
  Folder
Hotel Chain Information, 1970-1972 12
  Folder
Hotel Company - Aircoa, unknown 13
  Folder
Housing for the Elderly, 1967-1970 14
  Folder
Hospital Association of Pennsylvania – Impact of Government Regulations on Hospital Costs (A-D), 1977 15
  Folder
Hospital Association of Pennsylvania – Impact of Government Regulations on Hospital Costs (D-K), 1977 16
  Folder
Hospital Holding Companies, 1977-1978 17
  Folder
Hospital Investment Summary, 1973-1977 18
  Folder
Howard Christner and Carnegie Mellon University (HC/CMU) General, 1973-1974 19
  Folder
HC/CMU – Agreement Modifications, 1975 20
  Folder
HC/CMU – Design and Zoning Analysis, 1971-1974 21
  Folder
HC/CMU – Dithridge Parking, 1972-1974 22
  Folder
HC/CMU – Parking Negotiation, 1971-1975 23
  Folder
HC/CMU –Pittsburgh Blind Association, 1973-1975 24
  Folder
HC/CMU – Project Follow-Up, 1974 25
  Folder
HC/CMU – Real Estate, 1974-1975 26
  Folder
HC/CMU – Underground Parking Project, 1973-1975 27
  Folder
HC/CMU – Zoning Petition Endorsement Letters, 1973-1974 28
  Folder
HC/CMU – Zoning Petition Information, 1972-1975 29
  Folder
Joseph A. Hajnas and Associates (Landscape Architects), 1971 30
  Folder
Joseph Horne Company, 1960-1964 31
  Folder
Kanter Corporation, 1971 32
  BoxFolder
Leasing Reference, 1973-1979 201-2
  Folder
Lesko, Ruth, 1981 3
  Folder
LFDR Design Consultants, Inc., 1975 4
  Folder
LaNormande Restaurant, 1979 5
  Folder
Leggett, William D. Company Site – Market Study, 1974 6
  Folder
Little, Arthur D. & Co., 1970 7
  Folder
Lipsitz, Herman, 1980 8
  Folder
Magee-Oxford, 1978-1979 9
  Folder
Martin, Albert C. & Associates – Resources (Architects/Planning), 1970-1972 10
  Folder
Mauro, John T., 1971 11
  Folder
Maryland Creek-Yorker Contracts, 1976-1977 12
  Folder
Maus, Vernes, 1962-1964 13
  Folder
McGarrahan, John, 1971-1973 14
  Folder
McMillan, Norman H., 1977 15
  Folder
MDC Systems, 1969 16
  Folder
Medicon, Inc., 1974 17
  Folder
Mercy Hospital – Hospice Committee and Planning Group, 1978-1979 18
  Folder
Miller, Paul, 1973-1974 19
  Folder
Mine Safety Appliances (MSA) General, 1964 20
  Folder
MSA – Assessments, 1964 21
  Folder
MSA – Bacharach Industrial Instrument Co., 1964 22
  Folder
MSA – Contract, 1973-1976 23
  Folder
MSA – Correspondence, 1964 24
  Folder
MSA- Sable Project, 1974 25
  Folder
MSA- Maps and Charts, 1974 26
  Folder
MSA- Penn Hills, 1974 27
  Folder
MSA- Scherger, Ralph, 1973 28
  Folder
MSA- Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill, 1974 29
  Folder
Miscellaneous, 1971-1978 30
  Folder
Mon Plaza, 1970 31
  Folder
Morgan, Pan, 1981 32
  Folder
Mountain Real Estate, 1972-1973 33
  Folder
Mullen, 1973-1974 34
  Folder
New Towns & Town Centers for Pittsburgh Region, 1971 35
  Folder
National Association of Olmstead Parks, 1981 36
  Folder
National Regional Trends – Industrial Modernization, 1959-1965 37
  Folder
Nicaragua, 1970 38
  Folder
Noise Control Committee-Board, 1973-1976 39
  Folder
Norris, Barry N., 1971-1972 40
  Folder
Oakland – Alternate Future Consultants, 1975-1977 41
  Folder
Oakland – “B” Exhibit, 1979 42
  Folder
Oakland – Berardennelli Property, 1961 43
  Folder
Oakland – CMU Properties, 1976-1978 44
  Folder
Oakland – College Club, unknown 45
  BoxFolder
Oakland – Condominium Project, unknown 211
  Folder
Oakland – Crosskeys (Ramada), unknown 2
  Folder
Oakland – Design Consultant Section, 1977 3
  Folder
Oakland – East of Craig/Fifth & Neville Apartment Site, unknown 4
  Folder
Oakland – Pittsburgh Fairfax, 1972-1973 5
  Folder
Oakland – Flinn Property, 1972-1974 6
  Folder
Oakland – Health Center Planning, 1974-1976 7
  Folder
Oakland – Historical Property Project, unknown 8
  Folder
Oakland – Historical – St. Paul’s Cathedral, 1973 9
  Folder
Oakland – Hotel, 1978 10
  Folder
Oakland – JDJ Associates –Advertising and Public Relations, 1981-1982 11
  Folder
Oakland – Kriss-Nan Properties, 1972-1973 12
  Folder
Oakland – Kriss-Nan 2 – Pitcher, 1968-1973 13
  Folder
Oakland – Kriss-Nan 3 –Joel Kranich Offer, 1972-1974 14
  Folder
Oakland – Magee Follow-Up, 1973-1976 15
  Folder
Oakland – Magee-McNeil Contract, 1972-1973 16
  Folder
Oakland – Magee Project, 1973-1974 17
  Folder
Oakland – Magee Property 1, 1973 18
  Folder
Oakland – Magee Property 2, 1973 19
  Folder
Oakland – Magee Zoning Analysis, 1974-1975 20
  Folder
Oakland – Oxford-Magee Parking Lease, 1978-1979 21
  Folder
Oakland – PAT/Magee Acquisitions Agreement, 1974 22
  Folder
Oakland – PAT/Magee Project, 1973-1974 23
  Folder
Oakland – Pittsburgh Plan for Art (Baloh), 1972-1975 24
  Folder
Oakland – Playhouse, 1971-1976 25
  Folder
Oakland – Smith, Thelma-319 S Craig Street, 1972-1976 26
  Folder
Oakland – South Craig Area – Liquor Store (LCB and Private), unknown 27
  Folder
Oakland – Transit, 1970-1978 28
  Folder
Oakland – Transportation Study (Preliminary Draft), 1979 29
  Folder
Oakland – Western PA. Association for the Blind, 1974 30
  Folder
Oakland – West University Place, 1973 31
  BoxFolder
Oliver Realty, Inc., 1970-1979 221
  Folder
Oxford Development, 1971-1974 2
  Folder
PAT-Rapid Transit Early Action Program, 1967-1970 3
  Folder
Page & Company, 1973 4
  Folder
Palmer, Thomas, 1980 5
  Folder
Pennsylvania Planning Association, (PPA) –Conference, 1976 6
  Folder
Pennsylvania Railroad Negotiations Chartiers Valley Project, 1958-1964 7
  Folder
Penn Central Area –Development Project Convention Center, 1971-1972 8
  Folder
Penn Central Photographs, unknown 9
  Folder
Penn’s Southwest Association, 1972 10
  Folder
Penn’s Southwest – Ad Campaign, 1980-1981 11
  Folder
Pittsburgh-Allegheny County Cultural Alliance –“The Arts Edge” Conference, October 1981 12
  Folder
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, 1971 13
  Folder
Pittsburgh City Planning Department – Citizen Participation Conference, 1977 14
  Folder
Pittsburgh Field Club, 1966-1977 15
  Folder
Pittsburgh Housing Land Bank Fund, 1971 16
  Folder
Pittsburgh Public Theater, 1974-1975 17
  Folder
Pittsburgh Regional Planning Association, 1964-1975 18
  Folder
Pine Township, unknown 19
  Folder
Phipps Plaza, Atlanta, Ga., 1971 20
  Folder
Plateau Demont, 1974 21
  Folder
Point Park Playhouse, 1973-1979 22
  Folder
Point Park Playhouse – Contract, 1976-1979 23
  Folder
Point Park Playhouse – Current Follow-up Playhouse, 1975-1978 24
  Folder
Point Park Playhouse - Maps and Blueprints, unknown 25
  Folder
Point Park Playhouse – New Construction Option, unknown 26
  Folder
Point Park Playhouse Project, 1974-1976 27
  Folder
Point Park Playhouse Property - Magee Hospital/Point Park College, 1974-1978 28
  Folder
Point Park Playhouse – PHEFA, 1974-1976 29
  Folder
Point Park Playhouse – Street Vacation, 1978 30
  Folder
Point Park –Dormitory Properties, 1980 31
  Folder
Point Park – Dormitory Properties – Expenses & Billing, 1980 32
  Folder
Port Authority – Early Action Program Agreements, 1970 33
  Folder
Port Authority – Reference, 1971 34
  Folder
Port Authority of Allegheny County – Transit Concept Materials, 1966-1968 35
  BoxFolder
Port Authority of Allegheny County – Transit, 1968-1969 231
  Folder
Port Authority – UDC Proposal-Contract-Correspondence, 1970-1971 2
  Folder
Post Office, 1963-1969 3
  Folder
Professional Director, unknown 4
  Folder
Programming System for Office of the Secretary of Defense, 1962 5
  Folder
Prudential – Follow-Up, 1959-1960 6
  Folder
Public Parking Programs, 1958-1967 7
  Folder
Real Estate –Federal Investors, 1972 8
  Folder
Rapid Transit – Shopping Center Development, 1970 9
  Folder
Real Estate Investor –Correspondence, 1970-1971 10
  Folder
Real Estate – Toten Property, 1970 11
  Folder
Real Estate Investors – National, 1965-1962 12
  Folder
Real Estate – Housing 236 Financing Programs, 1970-1971 13
  Folder
REACON Corporation, 1970 14
  Folder
Receipts from Commissions, 1974-1976 15
  Folder
Regional Medical Program, 1972-1974 16-17
  Folder
Regional Planning Association, 1971 18
  Folder
Regional Economic Study Project, 1960-1985 19
  Folder
Renaissance II – Symposium, 1981 20
  Folder
Resources Investment, Inc., 1979 21
  Folder
Rice Center Project – Value Capture, 1977 22
  Folder
Richner, Ernest – Santo Domingo, 1979 23
  Folder
Rourke, Anthony –SMMH, 1968 24
  Folder
Rouse –Columbia Residential Deal, unknown 25
  Folder
Rowell, Harry B. Jr., 1974 26
  Folder
Rudov, Elaine, 1978 27
  Folder
Rust Engineering Company, 1970 28
  Folder
Sable, 1970-1977 29
  Folder
Sable, James R. – Billing and Contract, 1976 30
  Folder
Sable - Maps, unknown 31
  Folder
St. John's General Hospital - Contract and Billing, 1976 32
  Folder
St. John’s General Hospital – Smuts New Role, 1976 33
  Folder
St. John’s Hospital – Historical Perspective, 1970-1976 34
  Folder
St. John’s Hospital – Photographs and Slide Presentations, 1973-1975 35
  Folder
St. Margaret Memorial Hospital (SMMH) General, 1976 36
  BoxFolder
SMMH - Billing, 1973-1977 241
  Folder
SMMH– Board Meetings, 1975-1977 2
  Folder
SMMH – Development Program for Health Care, 1975 3
  Folder
SMMH – Project Manual, 1975-1977 4-5
  Folder
St. Paul Cathedral, 1973 6
  Folder
St. Thomas Dairies, Ephrim Adkins, 1972-1973 7
  Folder
Sardinia, 1970-1972 8
  Folder
Schafer, Seymour - Office Building, 1980 9
  Folder
Schume, Mary Louise, 1977 10
  Folder
Scottdale County, 1964 11
  Folder
Service Stations Planning, 1965-1969 12
  Folder
Shady Side, 1968-1976 13
  Folder
Sharon Redevelopment Authority – Contract and Billing, 1976-1977 14
  Folder
Sheridan E.S./P.V. Land Management, 1979 15
  Folder
Short-Run Industrial Problems – Department of City Planning, 1959-1962 16
  Folder
Sinclair, Ian, 1975 17
  Folder
Skrabut, Myron – Olentangy Management Company, 1978 18
  Folder
Slop Study – Pittsburgh Follow-up, 1960-1961 19
  Folder
Smith, Larry, & Company, Inc., 1966-1968 20
  Folder
SNAP & Shadyside Coalition, 1979 21
  Folder
Somerset, 1960 22
  Folder
South Craig Association, 1979-1980 23
  Folder
South Craig Street Follow-up, 1979-1980 24
  Folder
Southeast Banking Corporation, 1964-1969 25
  Folder
South Side, 1978 26
  Folder
Special Studies – Street Furniture, 1967-1968 27
  Folder
Southwestern Pennsylvania Regional Planning Commission (SPRPC) – Health Policy Institute, 1979 28
  Folder
SPRPC – Paratransit, 1979 29
  Folder
Squirrel Hill Development Area, 1970-1971 30
  Folder
Stadium Authority of Pittsburgh, 1981 31
  Folder
Steel City Electric, 1967-1969 32
  Folder
Stillson, Geoffery – Real Estate Consultant, 1977 33
  Folder
Stevenage Development Corporation, 1962 34
  Folder
Strahorn, James- Landsing Associates, 1975-1978 35
  Folder
Strawberry Way, 1968-1970 36
  Folder
Strip District, 1974-1979 37
  Folder
Surdoval, Lawrence A., 1979 38
  Folder
Swindell Dressler Company, 1974 39
  BoxFolder
Tenant Leasing – A303 – Craft Marketing Cooperative Associates, 1978-1979 251
  Folder
Tenant Leasing – A340 – Katz, Eleanor – Looney Bird Gallery, 1979-1980 2
  Folder
Tenant Leasing – B – Machtiger, 1979 3
  Folder
Tenant Leasing – B311 – Jacquie’s Place, 1980 4
  Folder
Tenant Leasing – C160 - Ronald McNeish Associates, 1978-1981 5
  Folder
Tenant Leasing – C317/319 – Avalance, 1979-1981 6
  Folder
Tentant Leasing - Scandia Shope C317/319, 1979 7
  Folder
Tenant Leasing – D384 – Skurka, Mary, Grace – Fabric Folio, 1978-1979 8
  Folder
Tennis Club Development Shadyside, 1973-1975 9
  Folder
Thorn, R.S. – Pitt Economic Department, 1975-1977 10
  Folder
Three Rivers Computer Company, unknown 11
  Folder
Three Rivers Improvement and Developers (TRIAD) Corporation, 1971-1972 12
  Folder
Texaco - Shadyside, 1979 13
  Folder
Transit, Mass, and Rapid – Core Downtown Loop Analysis – Pgh. Council for Urban Transit, 1965-1969 14
  Folder
Transit, Mass, and Rapid – Core – SOM study, 1967 15
  Folder
Trustee Education - William Metcalf – University of Minneapolis, 1978 16
  Folder
Turtle Creek Model Cities Program, 1966-1968 17
  Folder
Underground Wiring, 1967-1968 18
  Folder
Union Real Estate, 1976-1977 19
  Folder
United Fund, 1973-1976 20
  Folder
United States Steel Corporation, 1970 21
  Folder
University Science Center, 1969-1970 22
  Folder
University of Pittsburgh – Contract, 1975-1978 23
  Folder
University of Pittsburgh – Forbes Quadrangle, 1967 24
  Folder
University of Pittsburgh – Research Liaison, 1968-1971 25
  Folder
University of Pittsburgh – UDC Counsel Follow-up, 1970 26
  Folder
University Place – Development Rights – Mellon Site, 1960-1962 27
  Folder
University Place – Duquesne Light, 1973 28
  Folder
University Place – East of Craig – Parking, 1972 29
  Folder
University Place – Parking – Miscellaneous Filing, unknown 30
  Folder
University Place – Phase II – CMU/BPE/PUT, 1973 31
  Folder
University Place – Parking -West of Craig, 1972 32
  Folder
University Place – Property 121, 1979 33
  Folder
University Plaza, 1970 34
  Folder
Urban Design Associates, 1969 35
  Folder
Urban Design Associates – Resources (Architects), 1971-1976 36
  Folder
Urban America, 1967-1969 37
  BoxFolder
Urban Development Consultants, Inc. (UDC) General Business Files, 1962-1963 261
  Folder
UDC – Associates, 1963 2
  Folder
UDC – Brochures, Resumes, etc., unknown 3
  Folder
UDC –Budget, 1975-1977 4
  Folder
UDC – Curry Field Project – Contract and Correspondence, 1964-1965 5
  Folder
UDC – Hospital Development Seminars, 1975 6
  Folder
UDC – Miscellaneous, 1964-1978 7
  Folder
UDC – Monetary Tracking and Taxes, 1965-1966 8
  Folder
UDC – Staff, 1963 9
  Folder
UDC – Projects, 1963 10
  Folder
VanHorn, 1975 11
  Folder
V.W. Projects, 1976 12
  Folder
Washington County, 1954-1959 13
  Folder
Walls, John, 1962-1963 14
  Folder
Webster Hall Program, 1975 15
  Folder
Weisengerg-Ford, unknown 16
  Folder
Western Pa. Conservancy, 1966-1970 17
  Folder
Western Pennsylvania Regional Medical Program (WPRMP) Annual Report, 1972 18
  Folder
Western Pennsylvania Regional Medical Program (WPRMP) Background, 1972 19
  Folder
Westinghouse, 1961-1979 20
  Folder
Westinghouse – McCrady Site, 1976-1977 21
  Folder
Westinghouse – Misc. Background Info., 1959 22
  Folder
Westinghouse – Oakland Project, 1970-1971 23
  Folder
Westinghouse – Sable Site, 1974 24
  Folder
Westinghouse Tele-Computer Systems – Resources (Data Systems), 1970 25
  Folder
West Penn. Realty, 1972-1973 26
  Folder
Wilmerding, 1963-1969 27
  Folder
Wilner Building 568-5, 1977-1978 28
  Folder
Woodland Manor, 1973 29
  Folder
Work Program, November and December 1970 30
  Folder
WPRMP – Background, 1972 31
  Folder
WPRMP – UDC Reimbursements – EES, 1962-1964 32
  Folder
WPRMP – XEROX, 1964-1965 33
  Folder
WQED, 1976 34
  Folder
Yellow Cab Company, 1969 35
  Folder
Yunis, Sally - Studio Stitchery, 1980 36

Subseries  9. Vacant/Sensitive Properties 1969-1981 

Scope and Content Notes

This series focuses on vacant and sensitive properties in relationship to potential greenway projects. The properties are predominately located in the city of Pittsburgh. Included in the files are data on potential development sites, budget reports, correspondence, land management studies, greenway proposals, block address reports, hand written notes, photographs, land maps and graphs, meeting agendas and reports.

  BoxFolder
All-City Data Reference, 1979 271
  Folder
Area Information C-2-2 Polish Hill, 1980-1981 2
  Folder
Area Information N-1 Northgate, 1969-1970 3
  Folder
Area Information N-4 Spring Hill/Spring Garden, unknown 4
  Folder
Area Information N-6 Herr's Island, 1978 5
  Folder
Area Information N-7 Northside, 1978 6
  Folder
Area Infromation S-1-2 and S-1-4, 1974-1980 7
  Folder
Area Information S-2 Elliot St., 1979 8
  Folder
Area Information S-3 West Point Office Park, 1978 9
  Folder
Area Information S-6 Southside Park, 1969 10
  Folder
Dan Sentz Work Program, 1979 11
  Folder
Foundation News Articles - J.H.Mooney, 1980-1981 12
  Folder
Funding, 1979 13
  Folder
Land Management Excutive Summary, unknown 14
  Folder
Land Management Program Interim Report, 1979 15
  Folder
PMMP Project Implementation Reference Materials, 1974-1980 16
  Folder
Vacant/Sensitive Executive Summary, unknown 17
  Folder
Vacant/Sensitive - Slide Show II, unknown 18
  Folder
Vacant/Sensitive Program, 1979 19

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Series  VIII. Urban Redevelopment Authority, 1952-1979 

Scope and Content Notes

This series documents Smuts professional activity for the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh. Smuts involvement includes projects that focus on transportation, land usage and development. Papers include notes, internal and external correspondence, fact sheets, meeting notes, agendas, blueprints, memos, reports and studies, project reviews, and cost analysis reports.

  BoxFolder
Allegheny Center Marketability Analysis, 1960 2720
  Folder
Balw-Knox Company, 1952-1963 21
  Folder
Environmental Design – Program Proposal, 1969 22
  Folder
General, 1966-1971 23
  Folder
Hill District Recovery Program, 1969 24
  Folder
Maps/Blueprints, 1966 25
  Folder
Penn Central Railroad, 1962-1970 26-28
  Folder
Proposals and Reports on Silver Lake, Chartiers Valley, and Wilkinsburg projects, 1962-1968 29
  Folder
Transit, Mass & Rapid, 1962-1979 30
  Folder
Transit, Mass & Rapid - PBQ&D - Progress Reports, 1968 31
  Folder
Transit, Mass & Rapid - Technical Committee Minutes, 1965-1966 32
  Folder
Urban Redevelopment Authority, 1978 33
  Folder
West Point Office Park, 1978 34

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