Matthew, Sir Robert Hogg, 1906-1975 (architect)
- Existence: 1906-1975
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Comprehensive Development Areas: South Bank, 1949-c1960
Scope and Contents Comprehensive development areas: South Bank consists of: planning correspondence and papers, (1954-1955) Festival of Britain 1951 competition - "Design a restaurant for the South Bank", (1949) drawings, (c1954) press clippings, (1953-1960) hotel site particulars, (1954) photographs, (1954-1961) South Bank...
Exhibitions: exhibition papers and photographs, 1951-1959
Scope and Contents File of preparation notes, papers and photographs relating to exhibitions which the Town Planning Division of London County Council's Architect's department either organised or participated in. Exhibitions include: "Stepney Housing Progress" by the Metropolitan Borough of Stepney, 13-30 April 1959 "Construction and Reconstruction of Towns, 1945-1957" at the International Union of Architects...
Exhibitions: exhibition poster and plan, c1951
Scope and Contents Poster (37cm x 44cm) advertising the exhibition, hosted by London County Council Architect's Department, "Planning and Building in NE London" to be held in County Hall, London from 9-23 October c1951. The poster is printed in blue and white with a map of a suburban street layout, at approximately 1:2500 scale, as a background image. Floor plan (50cm x 84cm) by Sir Robert Hogg Matthew, of an exhibition layout at 1/8" to 1' scale. This is probably a plan for "Planning and Building in...
General papers: lectures concerning the reconstruction of Stepney, c1950-1954
Scope and Contents File of typescript and manuscript drafts for talks and articles concerning the redevelopment of London County Council's Comprehensive Development Area no 2: Stepney / Poplar. Most are authored by Percy Johnson-Marshall, but other authors are represented including the Architect to the Council, Sir Robert Hogg Matthew.
London County Council: Architect's Department, 1940s-1964
Scope and Contents London County Council: Architect's Department consists of:
- Administrative County of London Development Plan, 1951, (1945-1958)
- planning manuals and methodologies, (1940s-1959)
- staffing issues, (1945-1959)
- general work, (1944-1964)
- exhibitions, (1951-1959)
- sociological reports, (1951-1957)
Papers of Sir Robert H. Matthew
Scope and Contents A first tranche of papers of Sir Robert Hogg Matthew (acquired 1980) is composed largely of office papers, but does include personal material, letters of knighthood, and speeches. Otherwise, the papers are composed of: R.I.B.A material; and, material relating to other organisations including the Scottish Civic Trust; material relating to Department of the Environment enquiries; conference material, including the Vancouver Conference on the Environment; and, material on buildings in Hong Kong,...
Dates: circa 1947-1979
Percy Johnson-Marshall Associates, 1962-1985
Scope and Contents The subcollection consists of papers and plans for the following projects undertaken by Percy Johnson-Marshall Associates: Porto Regional Plan Sao Paulo Urban Renewal Project Colraine Area Plan Salford City Centre Islamabad City Centre Oxford, St Clements Area Redevelopment Plan Bathgate Town Centre...
University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area (1962), 1950-1964
Scope and Contents University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area (1962) consists of: background information, (1950-1962) preparation documents, (1961) preparation photographs, (c1961) drafts and final booklet published, (1962-1963) architectural model, (1962) photographs of architectural models, (1961-1962) lectures and...
University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings Development: zoology extension, 1964-1965
Scope and Contents 5 copy architectural plans (38cm x 56cm) for an extension to the Zoology building at the University of Edinburgh King's Buildings. The plans are by Sir Robert Hogg Matthew and the University of Edinburgh Architecture Research Unit. There is a site plan at 1:500 scale, a cross section and a floor plan at 1/8" to 1' scale and a plan concerning perimeter path finishes at 1/16" to 1' scale. There is also an elevation (38cm x 157cm) showing the proposed extension in situ with the existing buildings.
Found in: University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections / PJM, The Percy Johnson-Marshall Collection / Percy Johnson-Marshall Associates / University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area / University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings Development / University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings Development: buildings plans / University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings Development: zoology building
University of Edinburgh: teaching duties, 1959-1988
Scope and Contents Papers relating to Percy Johnson-Marshall's teaching duties at the University of Edinburgh consists of: Chair of Urban Design and Regional Planning - personal letters of congratulation on Percy Johnson-Marshall's appointment, 1964 applications for the Robert Adam Chair of Architecture, 1968 Faculty of Social Science - reports and minutes, and papers relating to a "Seminar on...