Armistead W. Browning, Jr. papers


Creator: Browning, Armistead W., Jr., 1938-1987
Date(s): 1923-1990
Bulk Dates: 1971-1987
Call Number: MSS 0635
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: Born in 1938, Armistead Willis Browning, Jr., was a landscape architect, environmentalist and teacher who dedicated his life to environmental preservation and education. The papers chronicle Browning's experience at three architectural firms, two main centers of education, and with numerous independent projects, symposia, and workshops.
Physical Description:
  • 35 linear feet (26 boxes)
  • 4 oversize boxes
Source: Gift of Ms. Jessie Cook, 1991.
Processing: Processed and encoded by Jenna Marrone and Brian Stewart, March 2011. Additional encoding by Jaime Margalotti, August 2011.

The processing of this collection was made possible through generous funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, administered through the Council on Library and Information Resources' "Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives" Project.

Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Alternative Format: Series I, "Selected papers, 1956-1987" consists of four boxes of material that were arranged, described and microfilmed by Ms. Frances Hundt, an associate of Armistead Browning in June 1989. The microfilm can be found in Box 29 (SPEC VAULT MSS).