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Richard Doughty Johnson slide collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1803

Scope and Contents

Approximately 280 slides, taken by Richard D. Johnson in 1964-1965, of various housing projects, schools, parks, streets, and buildings in New Haven, Connecticut. Includes some Yale University buildings.

Dates

  • 1964-1965

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

The entire collection is available in digital form in the Manuscripts and Archives digital image database. To see original slides, patrons must receive permission from the reference archivist.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by Richard Doughty Johnson has been transferred to Yale University. These materials may be used for non-commercial purposes without seeking permission from Yale University as the copyright holder. For other uses of these materials, please contact mssa.assist@yale.edu.

Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Richard D. Johnson, 2002.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ms.1803

Overview

Approximately 280 slides, taken by Richard D. Johnson in 1964-1965, of various housing projects, schools, parks, streets, and buildings in New Haven, Connecticut. Includes some Yale University buildings.

Biographical / Historical

Richard Doughty Johnson was born on August 31, 1932 in Detroit, Michigan, to Henry Arnold and Mary Ruth Doughty Johnson. After graduating from Cass Technical High School in Detroit in 1951, he earned a Bachelor of Science (1958) and Masters of Urban Planning (1968) from Michigan State University. From 1964 to 1965, Johnson was city planner for the New Haven, Connecticut, City Plan Commission.
Title
Guide to the Richard D. Johnson Slide Collection
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Christine Weideman
Date
May 2002
Description rules
Finding Aid Created In Accordance With Manuscripts And Archives Processing Manual
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Opening Hours