Roger H. Clark Papers 1960-2010

Summary
Contents
Names/subjects
Using these materials
Creator
Clark, Roger H.
Size
14 linear feet (7 boxes, 5 cartons, 2 oversized flat boxes)
Call number
MC 00367

This collection contains correspondence, course material from North Carolina State University, American Institute of Architects committee files, research notes and materials relating to Clark's book Kinetic Architecture, published reports, and a small number of project files, which include reduced plans and photographs of architecture models.

Roger H. Clark (1939-) is a practicing architect and ACSA Distiguished Professor of Architecture at North Carolina State University. Clark received a B.S. in architecture in 1963 from the University of Cincinnati and a M.Arch. in 1964 from the University of Washington. Clark taught at the University of Virginia from 1964 to 1969, and at North Carolina State University beginning in 1969. His publications include Kinetic Architecture and Precedents in Architecture. Clark practiced architecture individually and with several firms in the Raleigh-Durham area including John D. Latimer and Associates, Inc., OBrien/Atkins Associates, PA, and Cannon Architects. Clark has chaired the Committee on Design for the American Institute of Architects, both for the national organization and the North Carolina Chapter. He has also chaired the AIANC Awards Committee. Clark is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, and has received numerous professional awards and honors.

Biographical/historical note

Roger H. Clark (1939-) is a practicing architect and ACSA Distinguished Professor of Architecture at North Carolina State University. Clark received a B.S. in architecture in 1963 from the University of Cincinnati and a M.Arch. in 1964 from the University of Washington. Clark taught at the University of Virginia from 1964 to 1969, and at North Carolina State University beginning in 1969. His publications include Kinetic Architecture and Precedents in Architecture. Clark practiced architecture individually and with several firms in the Raleigh-Durham area including John D. Latimer and Associates, Inc., OBrien/Atkins Associates, PA, and Cannon Architects. Clark has chaired the Committee on Design for the American Institute of Architects, both for the national organization and the North Carolina Chapter. He has also chaired the AIANC Awards Committee. Clark is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, and has received numerous professional awards and honors.

Scope/content

This collection contains correspondence, course material from North Carolina State University, American Institute of Architects committee files, research notes and materials relating to Clark's book Kinetic Architecture, published reports, and a small number of project files, which include reduced plans and photographs of architecture models.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged into five series:

  • Series 01. Correspondence
  • Series 02. Faculty Papers
  • Series 03. Professional Papers
  • Series 04. Project Files
  • Series 05. Unprocessed Materials

The unprocessed materials in the fifth series have been added and kept in the order in which they were received. For these items, the donor has provided a more complete box listing which is available upon request.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Roger H. Clark Papers, MC 00367, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of Roger H. Clark, 2011, 2013 (Accession nos. 2011.0029, 2013.0154, 2013.0244, 2013.0255).

Sponsor

This collection was processed with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives program.

The collection is organized into five principal series:

Correspondence 1969-2004
Correspondence 1974-1984
Box 1, Folder 2
Correspondence 1973-1985
Box 1, Folder 3
Correspondence 1969-1986
Box 1, Folder 4
Correspondence 1978-1991
Box 1, Folder 5
Correspondence 1984-1991
Box 1, Folder 6
Correspondence 1994
Box 1, Folder 7
Correspondence 1994-1996
Box 2, Folder 1
Correspondence 1993-2000
Box 2, Folder 2
Correspondence 1999-2002
Box 2, Folder 3
Correspondence 2003-2004
Box 2, Folder 4
Job correspondence 1969
Box 1, Folder 1
Faculty Papers
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Course notes, lectures (1 of 5)
Box 2, Folder 5
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Course notes, lectures (2 of 5)
Box 2, Folder 6
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Course notes, lectures (3 of 5)
Box 3, Folder 1
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Course notes, lectures (4 of 5)
Box 3, Folder 2
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Course notes, lectures (5 of 5)
Box 3, Folder 3
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Course outlines
Box 3, Folder 4
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Course reading
Box 3, Folder 5
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Miscellaneous
Box 3, Folder 6
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Study guides
Box 3, Folder 7
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Term papers
Box 3, Folder 8
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Traditions (1 of 2)
Box 4, Folder 1
History of Contemporary Architecture (ARC 441): Traditions (2 of 2)
Box 4, Folder 2
Special Topics in Architecture (ARC 591)
Box 4, Folder 3
Professional Papers 1966-2010
American Institute of Architects: Advisory Committee 1979
Box 4, Folder 4
American Institute of Architects: Committee on Design 1972-1978
Box 4, Folder 5
American Institute of Architects: Committee on Design 1972-1980
Box 4, Folder 6
American Institute of Architects: Committee on Design 1972-1980
Box 4, Folder 7
American Institute of Architects: Committee on Design 1979
Box 5, Folder 1
American Institute of Architects: Committee on Design (1 of 3) 1977-1980
Box 5, Folder 2
American Institute of Architects: Committee on Design (2 of 3) 1977-1980
Box 5, Folder 3
American Institute of Architects: Committee on Design (3 of 3) 1977-1980
Box 5, Folder 4
American Institute of Architects: Committee on Design 1979-1983
Box 5, Folder 5
American Institute of Architects: Committee on Design 1986
Box 5, Folder 6
American Institute of Architects: Committee on Design, Juries 1970-1986
Box 6, Folder 1
Book information: Kinetic Architecture 1971-1972
Box 6, Folder 2
Book information: Kinetic Architecture 1972
Box 6, Folder 3
Curriculum Vitae 2010
Box 6, Folder 4
Kinetic 1970-1971
Box 6, Folder 5
Kinetic, other work 1970-1971
Box 6, Folder 6
Kinetic, other work 1971-1973
Box 6, Folder 7
Report: An approach to an objective analysis of behavior in architectural space 1966
Box 6, Folder 8
Report: Architectural research 1966
Box 6, Folder 9
Report: Short term/disposable architecture, an approach to housing for migrant agricultural workers 1971
Box 7, Folder 1
Short term housing for migrant workers notes
Box 7, Folder 2
Project Files 1960-1984
Camden Street railroad station: Design charette 1984
Baltimore (Md.)
Box 7, Folder 3
Christmount: Information center 1962
Black Mountain (N.C.)
Box 7, Folder 4
Competition entry: Fallout shelter, community center 1963
Box 7, Folder 5
Condominium apartment complex 1964
Box 7, Folder 6
Durham City Hall: Presentation drawing prints 1974
Durham (N.C.)
Box 7, Folder 7
Lutheran Church 1964
Seattle (Wash.)
Box 7, Folder 8
Movable housing 1968
Charlottesville (Va.)
Box 7, Folder 9
Northside Car Center 1968
Box 7, Folder 10
Patrick Henry College Library 1968
Martinsville (Va.)
Box 7, Folder 11
Patrick Henry College: Master plan 1967
Martinsville (Va.)
Box 7, Folder 12
Private house 1965
Box 7, Folder 13
Ruberoid competition 1962
Box 7, Folder 14
University of Virginia: Medical Education building 1966
Charlottesville (Va.)
Box 7, Folder 15
Various projects: Model photographs 1960-1969
Box 7, Folder 16
Vinegar Hill: Proposed mixed use development 1968
Charlottesville (Va.)
Box 7, Folder 17
Unprocessed Materials circa 1971-1995
Unprocessed materials: Materials from Precedents in Architecture; interviews and lectures; teaching materials, and other items (includes born digital disk) circa 1971-1995 (2013.0154)
Carton 8
Unprocessed materials: Original sketches (on tracing paper) used for all editions of Precedents in Architecture (2013.0154)
Carton 9
Unprocessed materials pertaining to Precedents in Architecture (2013.0154)
Oversize flat box 10
Unprocessed materials pertaining to Precedents in Architecture (2013.0154)
Oversize flat box 11
Unprocessed materials: Precedents in Architecture files; Files related to Practice as Design Architecture; items from Clark's years at the University of Virginia; Who's Who Certificate; and other items. (2013.0154)
Carton 12
Unprocessed materials: Letters of Nominations, Appointments, Congratulations, Awards; Recognitions for Teaching; Architectural Juries; AIA Fellowship materials; student testimonials, and other items (2013.0154)
Carton 13
Unprocessed materials: Correspondence; class descriptions and project statements; Kamphoefner Years History; papers and presentations, and other items (2013.0154)
Carton 14

Access to the collection

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Roger H. Clark Papers, MC 00367, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.