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Community Life

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Comprehensive Development Areas: Stepney / Poplar, 1940-1961

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/2
Scope and Contents Comprehensive development areas: Stepney / Poplar consists of:
  1. general papers, (1940-1961)
  2. Lansbury Comprehensive Development Area, (1940s-1950s)
  3. other areas, (1950s)
  4. plans, (1946-1950s)
Dates: 1940-1961

Diary of time spent on Arran, 1851

Identifier: Coll-74/2/1
Scope and Contents A diary account of observations made by Sir Archibald Geikie during his trip to Arran in 1851. He includes an analysis of the geology of the area: clay deposits, gravel formation and marine terraces amongst others. Geikie also describes the people and the communities they lived in, particularly the villages of Brodick, Corrie and Lamlash.
Dates: 1851

Letter to Bernard Hoffman from Frank Morley Fletcher, 30 April 1924

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2231
Scope and Contents Letter, 30 April 1924, California, Frank Morley Fletcher to Bernard Hoffman. Suggesting that Tovey be told of the diversities of the musical community of Santa Barbara before he arrives. Typescript signed.
Dates: 30 April 1924

London County Council Architect's Department: sociological reports, 1951-1957

Identifier: PJM/LCC/D/6
Scope and Contents A set of 35 sociological reports written by Margaret Willis for London County Council's Architect's Department. The reports are based on primary research conducted through questionnaire and survey work and report on a number of factors which would influence housing design and amenity provision. There are different editions or drafts of some of the titles, and some include original photographs or are typescript. Subjects cover a wide range of issues, including: social surveys, high rise...
Dates: 1951-1957

Story about Craobh nan abhall, 18 September 1890

Identifier: Coll-97/CW1/22
Scope and Contents Story which tells how 'Pri'orr Airdecatain' [Prior of Ardchattan, Àirde-Catain/Ardchattan, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire] ordered that 'Craobh nan abhall' should be propped up and railed. As long as Robert Ardchattan was alive the tree was cared for by the people.
Dates: 18 September 1890