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The Prelinger Library is a private research library open to the public, located in downtown San Francisco. Its collections encompass some 50,000 books, periodical volumes and printed ephemera. The Prelinger Library is currently curating this online collection of public domain materials in key subject areas.

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by Lohmann, Karl Baptiste, 1887-1963
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Topics: City planning, Civic improvement
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by Hilberseimer, Ludwig
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Topic: City planning
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Topics: City planning, Cities and towns -- United States, Housing -- United States
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by Gray, George Herbert, 1874-1945
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"The bibliography of housing": p. 244-246
Topics: Housing, City planning
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by National Conference on City Planning; Urban America (Organization); National Conference on State Parks; American Civic Association
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Official organ of the American Civic Association, the National Conference on City Planning, and the National Conference on State Parks, Jan./Mar. 1935; of the American Planning and Civic Association and National Conference on State Parks, Apr./June 1935-
Topics: City planning -- Periodicals, Regional planning -- Periodicals
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by White House Conference on Natural Beauty (1965 : Washington, D.C.)
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Topics: Landscape protection -- United States, City planning -- United States
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by National Conference on City Planning; Urban America (Organization); National Conference on State Parks; American Civic Association
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eye 3,965
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Official organ of the American Civic Association, the National Conference on City Planning, and the National Conference on State Parks, Jan./Mar. 1935; of the American Planning and Civic Association and National Conference on State Parks, Apr./June 1935-
Topics: City planning -- Periodicals, Regional planning -- Periodicals
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texts
eye 3,559
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Issue lacks numerical designation but constitutes the 17th meeting of the National Conference on City Planning
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
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by National Conference on City Planning; Urban America (Organization); National Conference on State Parks; American Civic Association
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Official organ of the American Civic Association, the National Conference on City Planning, and the National Conference on State Parks, Jan./Mar. 1935; of the American Planning and Civic Association and National Conference on State Parks, Apr./June 1935-
Topics: City planning -- Periodicals, Regional planning -- Periodicals
Prelinger Library
by National Conference on City Planning; Urban America (Organization); National Conference on State Parks; American Civic Association
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Official organ of the American Civic Association, the National Conference on City Planning, and the National Conference on State Parks, Jan./Mar. 1935; of the American Planning and Civic Association and National Conference on State Parks, Apr./June 1935-
Topics: City planning -- Periodicals, Regional planning -- Periodicals
Prelinger Library
by National Conference on City Planning; Urban America (Organization); National Conference on State Parks; American Civic Association
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Official organ of the American Civic Association, the National Conference on City Planning, and the National Conference on State Parks, Jan./Mar. 1935; of the American Planning and Civic Association and National Conference on State Parks, Apr./June 1935-
Topics: City planning -- Periodicals, Regional planning -- Periodicals
Prelinger Library
by National Conference on City Planning; Urban America (Organization); National Conference on State Parks; American Civic Association
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Official organ of the American Civic Association, the National Conference on City Planning, and the National Conference on State Parks, Jan./Mar. 1935; of the American Planning and Civic Association and National Conference on State Parks, Apr./June 1935-
Topics: City planning -- Periodicals, Regional planning -- Periodicals
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by National Conference on City Planning; Urban America (Organization); National Conference on State Parks; American Civic Association
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Official organ of the American Civic Association, the National Conference on City Planning, and the National Conference on State Parks, Jan./Mar. 1935; of the American Planning and Civic Association and National Conference on State Parks, Apr./June 1935-
Topics: City planning -- Periodicals, Regional planning -- Periodicals
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texts
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Topics: City planning, Regional planning -- Periodicals
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by National Conference on City Planning; Urban America (Organization); National Conference on State Parks; American Civic Association
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Official organ of the American Civic Association, the National Conference on City Planning, and the National Conference on State Parks, Jan./Mar. 1935; of the American Planning and Civic Association and National Conference on State Parks, Apr./June 1935-
Topics: City planning -- Periodicals, Regional planning -- Periodicals
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by National Association of Housing Officials (U.S.)
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eye 3,082
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Topics: Housing -- United States, Housing, City planning -- United States, Housing policy -- United States
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Topics: City planning, Regional planning -- Periodicals
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by American City Planning Institute; National Conference on City Planning
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Superseded by Planning and civic comment in Jan. 1935
Topic: City planning -- Periodicals
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texts
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Topics: City planning, Regional planning -- Periodicals
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texts
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Topics: City planning, City planning, Regional planning, Zoning
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by Hubbard, Theodora Kimball, 1887-1935; Harvard University. Milton Fund for Research; Hubbard, Henry Vincent, 1875-1947, joint author
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Topics: City planning, Zoning, Cities and towns -- United States, Regional planning
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texts
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Topics: City planning, Regional planning -- Periodicals
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texts
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"Suggested reading" at end of most of the chapters
Topics: City planning, Public lands -- United States
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
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by American Society of Planning Officials. Meeting; American Society of Planning Officials
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Formed by the union of: Discussion Conference on Problems of Large Cities. Planning, and: Discussion Conference on State Planning Problems. Planning
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
"Twenty years of city planning progress in the United States [by] John Nolen": 19th, p. 1-44
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
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by Meyerson, Martin
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Bibliography: p. 355-365
Topics: Housing -- United States, Construction industry -- United States, City planning -- United States
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by American City Planning Institute; National Conference on City Planning
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Superseded by Planning and civic comment in Jan. 1935
Topic: City planning -- Periodicals
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by James, Harlean, 1877- [from old catalog] ed
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PREMARC/SERLOC merged record
Topics: Civic improvement, National parks and reserves -- United States. [from old catalog], Roads --...
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by American City Planning Institute; National Conference on City Planning
texts
eye 2,130
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Superseded by Planning and civic comment in Jan. 1935
Topic: City planning -- Periodicals
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by American City Planning Institute; National Conference on City Planning
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Superseded by Planning and civic comment in Jan. 1935
Topic: City planning -- Periodicals
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by American City Planning Institute; National Conference on City Planning
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Superseded by Planning and civic comment in Jan. 1935
Topic: City planning -- Periodicals
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
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by Knowles, Morris, 1869-1932
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eye 1,979
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Bibliography: p. 388-393
Topics: Industrial housing -- United States, City planning -- United States
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by Hegemann, Werner, 1881-1936; Forster, William W., ed; Weinberg, Robert C., joint ed
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v. 1. Historical and sociological.--v. 2. Political economy and civic art.--v. 3. A graphic review of civic art, 1922-1937
Topics: City planning, Cities and towns -- United States, Housing -- United States, Working class --...
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
"Twenty years of city planning progress in the United States [by] John Nolen": 19th, p. 1-44
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
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by American Society of Planning Officials. Meeting; American Society of Planning Officials
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Formed by the union of: Discussion Conference on Problems of Large Cities. Planning, and: Discussion Conference on State Planning Problems. Planning
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
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by James, Harlean, 1877- [from old catalog] ed
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eye 1,764
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PREMARC/SERLOC merged record
Topics: Civic improvement, National parks and reserves -- United States. [from old catalog], Roads --...
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
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texts
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PREMARC/SERLOC merged record
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
texts
eye 1,696
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
"Twenty years of city planning progress in the United States [by] John Nolen": 19th, p. 1-44
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
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texts
eye 1,658
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Topics: City planning, Regional planning -- Periodicals
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
texts
eye 1,648
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
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by American City Planning Institute; National Conference on City Planning
texts
eye 1,641
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Superseded by Planning and civic comment in Jan. 1935
Topic: City planning -- Periodicals
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by National Planning Conference; American Society of Planning Officials
texts
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SERBIB/SERLOC merged record
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
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by American City Planning Institute; National Conference on City Planning
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Superseded by Planning and civic comment in Jan. 1935
Topic: City planning -- Periodicals
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by Whitten, Robert Harvey, 1873-1936; Adams, Thomas, 1871-1940, joint author
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"Selected bibliography for study": p. 178-183
Topics: Housing -- United States, Housing -- Great Britain, City planning, City planning -- United States,...
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by James, Harlean, 1877- [from old catalog] ed
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PREMARC/SERLOC merged record
Topics: Civic improvement, National parks and reserves -- United States. [from old catalog], Roads --...
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Includes "References"
Topics: City planning, Zoning, Suburban homes, Landscape gardening, Art, Municipal
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by National Conference on Planning; American Society of Planning Officials; American Institute of Planners; American City Planning Institute; American Planning and Civic Association; National Planning Association; National Economic and Social Planning Association (U.S.)
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Conferences held under the auspices of the American Institute of Planners (called American City Planning Institute, 1938), the American Planning and Civic Association, the American Society of Planning Officials, and 1939-42 the National Planning Association (called National Economic and Social Planning Association, 1939-40)
Topics: City planning, Regional planning -- United States
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by American City Planning Institute; National Conference on City Planning
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Superseded by Planning and civic comment in Jan. 1935
Topic: City planning -- Periodicals
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by United States. National Resources Committee. Research Committee on Urbanism
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Contents : v.l. Urban government--v. 2. Urban planning and land policies
Topics: Municipal government, Cities and towns, City planning
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
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eye 1,569
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
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Topics: City planning, Public works -- California Los Angeles, Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social conditions
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by Koester, Frank, 1876-
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Topic: City planning
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
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by Hegemann, Werner, 1881-1936; Forster, William W., ed; Weinberg, Robert C., joint ed
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v. 1. Historical and sociological.--v. 2. Political economy and civic art.--v. 3. A graphic review of civic art, 1922-1937
Topics: City planning, Cities and towns -- United States, Housing -- United States, Working class --...
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
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eye 1,416
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
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eye 1,386
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
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texts
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Topic: City planning
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by United States. Federal Housing Administration
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eye 1,313
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Topic: City planning -- United States
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by James, Harlean, 1877- [from old catalog] ed
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eye 1,293
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PREMARC/SERLOC merged record
Topics: Civic improvement, National parks and reserves -- United States. [from old catalog], Roads --...
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by American City Planning Institute; National Conference on City Planning
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eye 1,292
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Superseded by Planning and civic comment in Jan. 1935
Topic: City planning -- Periodicals
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by National Conference on Planning; American Society of Planning Officials; American Institute of Planners; American City Planning Institute; American Planning and Civic Association; National Planning Association; National Economic and Social Planning Association (U.S.)
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Conferences held under the auspices of the American Institute of Planners (called American City Planning Institute, 1938), the American Planning and Civic Association, the American Society of Planning Officials, and 1939-42 the National Planning Association (called National Economic and Social Planning Association, 1939-40)
Topics: City planning, Regional planning -- United States
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by Robinson, Charles Mulford, 1869- [from old catalog]
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Topics: City planning, Streets. [from old catalog]
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by James, Harlean, 1877- [from old catalog] ed
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eye 1,231
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PREMARC/SERLOC merged record
Topics: Civic improvement, National parks and reserves -- United States. [from old catalog], Roads --...
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by National Conference on Planning; American Society of Planning Officials; American Institute of Planners; Urban America (Organization); National Planning Association; American City Planning Institute; American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association; National Conference on City Planning; Joint Conference on City, Regional, State, and National Planning; Joint Conference on Planning; National Economic and Social Planning Association (U.S.); National Planning Conference
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Topics: City planning, Regional planning
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by James, Harlean, 1877- [from old catalog] ed
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eye 1,191
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PREMARC/SERLOC merged record
Topics: Civic improvement, National parks and reserves -- United States. [from old catalog], Roads --...
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by James, Harlean, 1877- [from old catalog] ed
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eye 1,173
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PREMARC/SERLOC merged record
Topics: Civic improvement, National parks and reserves -- United States. [from old catalog], Roads --...
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by National Conference on City Planning
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Vol. 1 (1909)-v. 18 (1926). 1 v. (Includes index to later and earlier titles)
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
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by American Civic Association; American Planning and Civic Association
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Vols. for 1929-1934 called v. 1-5
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, City planning -- United States, Civic improvement,...
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by National Planning Conference; American Society of Planning Officials; American City Planning Institute; American Planning and Civic Association; National Economic and Social Planning Association (U.S.)
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eye 1,131
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Conference held under the auspices of: American City Planning Institute, American Planning and Civic Association, American Society of Planning Officials, and National Economic and Social Planning Association
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
"Twenty years of city planning progress in the United States [by] John Nolen": 19th, p. 1-44
Topics: City planning, Regional planning