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Congress for the New Urbanism Records


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Charter Awards Submissions



Speaker Series, Lectures, Workshops, Courses

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Congress for the New Urbanism Records | University of Miami School of Architecture

By Gilda Santana

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Title: Congress for the New Urbanism RecordsAdd to your cart.

ID: ARC8000

Creator: Congress for the New Urbanism (1993-)

Extent: 25.0 Boxes


CNU Records are arranged by Series, chronologically, and are stored in boxes.

Series I : Charter Awards--Date--Region--Entry

Series II: Conferences

Series III: Publications

Date Acquired: 02/01/2009. More info below under Accruals.

Formats/Genres: Charters, Clippings

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Congress of the New Urbanism Records collection contains Charter Award applications and records from 2003 to the present, correspondence, clippings, publications, and audio-visual materials.

Biographical Note

Congress for the New Urbanism’s website home page, 2005-05-15: Chicago-based non-profit organization est. 1993 to work with architects, developers, planners, and others involved in the creation of cities and towns; chapters now est. in the D.C. region, New England, Florida, Pennsylvania; holds annual conferences named "CNU IX", "CNU X", etc. in various cities)

Subject/Index Terms

Architecture - Competitions
Cities and towns
City planning
Urban policy

Administrative Information

Accruals: Received 31 boxes of materials from CNU on December 4, 2013

Access Restrictions: Room Use Only

Acquisition Source: Congress for the New Urbanism

Acquisition Method: Received 18 boxes (labeled).

Related Materials: Archive of the New Urbanism. ARC1000 For more information please see

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[Series I: Charter Awards Submissions],
[Series II: Conferences],
[Series III: Publications],
[Series IV: Speaker Series, Lectures, Workshops, Courses],

Series I: Charter Awards SubmissionsAdd to your cart.
Series II: ConferencesAdd to your cart.
Box 7: Congress for the New Urbanism Board Meeting Reports, 1996-1997Add to your cart.

CNU Board Meeting, Milwaukee, WI. October 5-6, 1996; Pasadena, CA, January 31-Feb. 2, 1997; Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 29, 1997.

Energy Foundation Report, San Francisco, CA, February 24, 1997

Report to the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, April 1, 1996-March 31, 1997

CNU Task Force Meeting, San Francisco, CA, May 9-11, 1997

Series III: PublicationsAdd to your cart.
Box 1: CNU Charter AwardsAdd to your cart.
Entry winning prizes
Box 2: CNU ReportAdd to your cart.
Series IV: Speaker Series, Lectures, Workshops, CoursesAdd to your cart.
Videotaped lectures, courses and workshops
Box 1: Andres Duany's Techniques in Traditional Neighborhood Development Program SeriesAdd to your cart.
Video taped series
Box 2: Congress For the New Urbanism Panel DiscussionsAdd to your cart.
Video Taped Series

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