Lewis Clarke Oral Histories 2008-2012

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Call number
MC 00191

The Lewis Clarke Oral Histories represent 30 interviews with a cross section of students who attended the North Carolina State University School (now College) of Design between 1950 and 1980 in architecture and landscape architecture. Also included are interviews with Clarke family members, NC State University professors, clients, professionals, and former students who worked with or for Lewis Clarke Associates. Digital materials in this collection include interview audio recordings, transcripts, field notes, and abstracts/tape logs. Paper files in this collection contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Lewis James Clarke was born in Carlton, Nottingham, England on 10 March 1927. In 1952 he joined the School (now College) of Design at North Carolina State University, where he taught until 1968. His firm, Lewis Clarke Associates (LCA), completed hundreds of projects over the years, including the original master plan for the Research Triangle Institute, the N.C. Zoo, and Palmetto Dunes. Clarke retired in 2000. He passed away in 2021 at the age of 94.

Biographical/historical note

Lewis James Clarke was born in Carlton, Nottingham, England on 10 March 1927. In 1952 he joined the School (now College) of Design at North Carolina State University, where he taught until 1968. His firm, Lewis Clarke Associates, completed hundreds of projects over the years, including the original master plan for the Research Triangle Institute, the N.C. Zoo, and Palmetto Dunes. Clarke retired in 2000. He passed away in 2021 at the age of 94. Additional biographical information exists on the Lewis Clarke Collection website.

Scope/content

The Lewis Clarke Oral Histories represent 30 interviews with a cross section of students who attended the North Carolina State University School (now College) of Design between 1950 and 1980 in architecture and landscape architecture. Also included are interviews with Clarke family members, NC State University professors, clients, professionals, and former students who worked with or for Lewis Clarke Associates. Digital materials in this collection include interview audio recordings, transcripts, field notes, and abstracts/tape logs. Paper files in this collection contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists. Access to digital materials is through the Lewis Clarke Collection website.

Arrangement

Digital materials are arranged alphabetically by last name of interviewee. Copies of digital files can be accessed from the Lewis Clarke Collection website.

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research. Access to copies of digital materials is through the Lewis Clarke Collection website. Access to paper files is through the Special Collections Research Center and requires at least 48 hours advance notice.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Lewis Clarke Oral Histories, MC 00191, Special Collections Research Center, NC State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

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Processed by: Jonathan Holloway, Yona Owens, and Todd Kosmerick, 2011-2012; machine-readable finding aid created by: Jonathan Holloway, Yona Owens, and Todd Kosmerick, 2011-2012

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Arnold, Bill 9 September 2008
Arnold, Bill 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 1
Basile, Don 14 July 2011
Basile, Don 2011

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 16
Breeden, Brooks 18 July 2011
Breeden, Brooks 2011

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 17
Bunn, LaMarr 2 September 2008
Bunn, LaMarr 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 2
Burkhead, Charles 19 September 2008
Burkhead, Charles 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 3
Clarke, Kit 20 August 2008
Clarke, Kit 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 4
Clarke, Nigel 13 December 2008
Clarke, Nigel 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 5
Collins, Don 27 April 2012
Collins, Don 2012

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 30
Cooper, Art 1 March 2012
Cooper, Art 2012

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 24
Edwards, Warren 12 January 2011
Edwards, Warren 2011

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 18
Frazier, John "Pete" 8 March 2012
Frazier, John "Pete" 2012

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 25
Hammond, Henry 15 September 2008
Hammond, Henry 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 6
Hester, Randy 28 September 2011
Hester, Randy 2011

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 19
Hooker, Will 25 September 2008
Hooker, Will 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 7
Horsbrugh, Patrick 13 January 2009
Horsbrugh, Patrick 2009

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 8
Jewell, Linda 1 May 2012
Jewell, Linda 2012

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 26
Little, Susan 23 April 2009
Little, Susan 2009

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 9
Lose, David 6 April 2011
Lose, David 2011

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 20
McLean, Geoff 4 April 2012
McLean, Geoff 2012

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 27
Moore, Richard 21 March 2012
Moore, Richard 2012

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 28
Pinna, Bill 4 December 2008
Pinna, Bill 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 10
Reynolds, Sam 13 June 2011
Reynolds, Sam 2011

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 21
Schauman, Sally 12 November 2008
Schauman, Sally 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 11
Schnedl, Dick 15 August 2011
Schnedl, Dick 2011

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 22
Stresau, Fred 18 November 2010
Stresau, Fred 2010

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 23
Suggs, Susan 22 October 2008
Suggs, Susan 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 12
Swanson, David 30 October 2008
Swanson, David 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 13
Turner, Jerry 6 November 2008
Turner, Jerry 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 14
Vincelli, Jack 28 March 2012
Vincelli, Jack 2012

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 29
Wheless, Gil 5 November 2008
Wheless, Gil 2008

Paper files contain interviewee resumes, lists of questions asked, and proper word lists.

Box 1, Folder 15
Please note that some historical materials may contain harmful content and/or descriptions. Learn how we’re addressing it.
Please note that some historical materials may contain harmful content and/or descriptions. Learn how we’re addressing it.

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research. Access to copies of digital materials is through the Lewis Clarke Collection website. Access to paper files is through the Special Collections Research Center and requires at least 48 hours advance notice.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Lewis Clarke Oral Histories, MC 00191, NC State University Libraries Special Collections Research Center

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.