The Resource Hare and Hare Collection

Hare and Hare Collection

Label
Hare and Hare Collection, 1920-1950
Title
Hare and Hare Collection
Inclusive dates
1920-1950
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The collection contains tracings, linens, and blueprints. It includes plans for most Houston city parks including Memorial Park and Hermann Park. Plans for the proposed 1928 civic center and plans for the improvements along Buffalo Bayou from 1914-1949 are also included. The collection reflects the firm's work in school landscaping with plans for the University of Houston, Texas Southern University, and various public schools. Also, plans for several landmark Houston residences and plat plans for several subdivisions are included
Biographical or historical data
Hare and Hare was a landscape architectural firm important in shaping Houston's public image. They worked with Houston's Parks Department and City Planning Department.
Cataloging source
TXN
Language note
Materials are in English
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Hare & Hare
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  • Hare & Hare
  • Landscape architecture
  • Parks
  • Schools
  • Hermann Park (Houston, Tex.)
  • Memorial Park (Houston, Tex.)
Label
Hare and Hare Collection
Link
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/houpub/00004/hpub-00004.html
Instantiates
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm664444194
Extent
5
Governing access note
No access restrictions
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Organization method
This collection is arranged alphabetically behind major headings: Parks, Private Residences, Public Buildings, Schools, Subdivisions, and Miscellaneous.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)664444194
  • (Sirsi) a879419
Terms governing use
Permission to publish or reproduce materials from the Hare and Hare Collection must be obtained from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center or the appropriate copyright holder.
Type of unit
boxes, folded drawings, and rolled drawings.
Label
Hare and Hare Collection
Link
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/houpub/00004/hpub-00004.html
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm664444194
Extent
5
Governing access note
No access restrictions
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Organization method
This collection is arranged alphabetically behind major headings: Parks, Private Residences, Public Buildings, Schools, Subdivisions, and Miscellaneous.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)664444194
  • (Sirsi) a879419
Terms governing use
Permission to publish or reproduce materials from the Hare and Hare Collection must be obtained from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center or the appropriate copyright holder.
Type of unit
boxes, folded drawings, and rolled drawings.

Library Locations

    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center at the Julia Ideson BuildingBorrow it
      550 McKinney St., Houston, TX, 77002, US
      29.7589504 -95.3691522
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