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Records of the CIAM Belgian Section, 1928-1958 (bulk 1934-1958)

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Finding aid for the Records of the CIAM Belgian Section, 1928-1958 (bulk 1934-1958)
Series III. Documents, 1928-1957 ca. 2.1 lin. ft.
Series III.I. CIAM VIII, Hoddesdon, 1949-1951 3.0 folder(s)
Documents relate to the 8th CIAM congress, held in Hoddesdon, England in 1951.
Box Folder
8 2 CIAM circular, 1949 Dec 5.0 pp.
CIAM VII, Bergamo; CIAM publication ( A decade of new architecture / Dix ans d'architecture contemporaine); CIAM summer school 1949 and 1950; CIAM VIII plan proposed by MARS Group.
8 2 Fitschy to Belgian section, 1950 Jan 4
Cover letter for CIAM circular; announcement of Belgian section meeting Jan 12, with agenda.
8 2 Minutes of Belgian section meeting, 1950 Jan 12 4.0 pp.
Belgian section responses to Giedion's circular; Belgian collaboration with permanent CIAM commissions; proposed CIAM VIII themes and locations.
8 2 Fitschy to Belgian section, 1950 Jan 31
Cover letter for Jan 12 minutes; announcement of Commission I meeting Feb 2, with agenda; dues matters.
8 2 Fitschy to Belgian section, 1950 Feb 4
Cover letter for Jan 12 meeting; announcement of Commission II meeting Feb 9. With list of commission members.
8 2 Programme du 8e congrès CIAM, n.d. 2.0 pp.
CIAM VIII location and dates (Hoddesdon, 1951 July 7-14), theme (Heart of the city, Core or "Les noyaux"), and development of Bergamo resolutions. Written by Honegger.
8 2 8th international congress for modern architecture, n.d.
Location, prices, travel information, related events.
8 3 Programme provisoire de sessions, visites etc., n.d. 2.0 pp., 2 copies
Schedule of planned events for CIAM VIII.
8 3 Fitschy, Propositions pour le developpement de l'étude du problème du core, 1951 July 12
Work method for final CIAM VIII conclusions. With pencil notes on verso.
8 3 Communication au sujet du problème du "Core", 1951 July 12 3.0 pp.
Handwritten notes; text of Fitschy document for CIAM VIII, Hoddesdon.
8 3 International Federation for Housing and Town Planning council meeting, 1951 July 14-19 3.0 pp.
Schedule of events for conference related to CIAM VIII, including lecturers and papers presented.
8 3 CIAM council member and delegate roster, 1951 5.0 pp.
Members and groups established at CIAM VIII, with addresses.
8 3 Carte au 2.500° de Flémalle-Haute: Zoning, bâtisses, n.d.
Color key for Flémalle-Haute plans.
For Flémalle-Haute plans, see Series IV. Box 11*.
8 3 Urbanisation de Flémalle-Haute, n.d.
Document list.
8 3 CIAM VIII, Hoddesdon, n.d. 2.0 pp.
List of attendees, with copious pencil notes on verso, concerning the "Core".
8 3 Announcement of Venice CIAM summer school, n.d.
Gives dates (1951 Sept 10-Oct 10), topic (connection of Venice to the mainland), instructors and collaborators (including Le Corbusier and Aalto).
8 3 The core of the city, 1951
Notice of CIAM book publication (based on CIAM VIII), with description. Verso contains full table of contents, with contributors.
8 3 A decade of new architecture / Dix ans d'architecture contemporaine, 1951
Notice of CIAM book publication (based on CIAM VI and VII), with description.
8 4 Reports of commissions and meetings, 1951 24.0 pp. plus jacket
CIAM VIII, Hoddesdon report. Includes meetings minutes, July 7, 11, 13; reports of open sessions on the Core; congress commission reports (I, II, V, VI); architectural education reports (III and IIIA); industrialization of building technique reports (IV); and Dutch group report on the "Charte de l'habitat".


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