Black, Russell Van Nest, 1893-1969

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Planner, landscape architect, civil engineer, author, teacher.

Russell Van Nest Black graduated from Cornell University in 1916, and later served as director of Bay Counties (San Francisco) Regional Plan, 1923; director of plans and surveys, Philadelphia Regional Plan, 1925-1929; vice president and president of the American Institute of Planners, 1933-1937; consultant to the New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia state planning boards; and consultant director to the New Jersey State Planning Board.

From the description of Russell Van Nest Black papers, 1919-1968. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64071678

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referencedIn Clarence Stein papers, 1905-1983. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Warren Jay Vinton papers, 1932-1969 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Black, Russell Van Nest, 1893-1969. Russell Van Nest Black papers, 1919-1968. Cornell University Library
referencedIn John Nolen papers, 1890-1938, 1954-1960. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Stein, Clarence S. Clarence Stein papers, 1905-1983. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Cautley, Marjorie Sewell, b. 1891. Marjorie Sewell Cautley papers, 1847-1995. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Nolen, John, 1869-1937. John Nolen papers, 1890-1938, 1954-1960. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Vinton, Warren Jay, 1889-1969. Warren Jay Vinton papers, 1932-1969. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Grinnalds, Jefferson C. (Jefferson Cleveland), 1884-1966. Jefferson Cleveland Grinnalds papers, 1908-1966, 1920-1960 (bulk). Cornell University Library
referencedIn Marjorie Sewell Cautley papers, 1847-1995. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Jefferson Cleveland Grinnalds papers, 1908-1966, 1920-1960 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
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associatedWith Adams, Frederick J., 1880-1945. person
associatedWith Adams, Thomas, 1871-1940. person
associatedWith American Institute of Planners. corporateBody
associatedWith Ascher, Charles Stern, 1899- person
associatedWith Augur, Tracy Baldwin, 1896-1974. person
associatedWith Bailey, L. H. (Liberty Hyde), 1858-1954. person
associatedWith Bartholomew, Harland, 1889- person
associatedWith Bassett, Edward M. (Edward Murray), 1863-1948. person
associatedWith Bettman, Alfred, 1873-1945. person
associatedWith Bigger, Frederick, 1881-1963. person
associatedWith Blucher, Walter H. (Walter Harold), 1901- person
associatedWith Buttenheim, Harold Sinley, 1877-1961. person
associatedWith Cautley, Marjorie Sewell, b. 1891. person
associatedWith Clarke, Gilmore D., 1892-1982. person
associatedWith Comey, Arthur Coleman, 1886- person
associatedWith Crane, Jacob L. (Jacob Leslie), 1892-1988. person
associatedWith Dohram, Frederick. person
associatedWith Draper, Earle Sumner, 1893- person
associatedWith Engle, R. F. person
associatedWith Farrand, Livingston, 1867-1939. person
associatedWith Feiss, Carl M. person
associatedWith Grinnalds, Jefferson C. (Jefferson Cleveland), 1884-1966. person
associatedWith Haldeman, Benjamin Antrim, 1867-1955. person
associatedWith Hartzog, Justin Richardson, 1892-1963. person
associatedWith Hubbard, Henry V., 1875-1947. person
associatedWith James, Harlean, 1877- person
associatedWith John, Nolen 1869-1937. person
associatedWith Lewis, Harold Mac Lean, 1889- person
associatedWith Mackesey, Thomas W. (Thomas William), 1908-1976. person
associatedWith Marjorie Sewell, Cautley b. 1891. person
associatedWith Mayer, Albert, 1897- person
associatedWith Montillon, Eugene Davis, 1883-1973. person
associatedWith Mumford, Lewis, 1895- person
associatedWith New Jersey. State Planning Bureau. corporateBody
associatedWith New York State Planning Board. corporateBody
associatedWith Nolen, John, 1869-1937. person
associatedWith Pennsylvania State Planning Board. corporateBody
associatedWith Philadelphia Regional Plan. corporateBody
associatedWith Randall, Robert, 1890-1966. person
associatedWith Regional Plan Association of Bay Counties. corporateBody
associatedWith Root, Irving. person
associatedWith Segoe, Ladislas. person
associatedWith Shurtleff, Flavel. person
associatedWith Stein, Clarence S. person
associatedWith Stein, Clarence S. person
associatedWith Tibbitts, Armand, 1891- person
associatedWith Tilton, L. Deming, 1890-1949. person
associatedWith Unwin, Raymond, Sir, 1863-1940. person
associatedWith Veiller, Lawrence, 1872-1959. person
associatedWith Vinton, Warren Jay, 1889-1969. person
associatedWith Virginia. State Planning Board. corporateBody
associatedWith Wetherill, Samuel Price, Jr., 1880- person
associatedWith Whitnall, Gordon, 1888- person
associatedWith Whitten, Robert M., 1873-1936. person
associatedWith Wright, Henry C., 1878-1936. person
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City planning
City planners
Regional planning
Landscape architects
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Birth 1893-01-12

Death 1969-09-10

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