The Special Collections Research Center contains several pamphlet collections. These consist of published and unpublished materials usually received by the SCRC along with donated manuscript collections. The SCRC as a general policy retains only those pamphlets dealing with Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, and Delaware.
The General Pamphlet Collection contains approximately 10,000 items filed in document boxes and assigned a box/item location number. The inventory below is arranged by title. Separate indices by author and subject are available only in the SCRC reading room.
See also the General Pamphlet Collection, Additions and the Free Library of Philadelphia Pamphlet Collection.
This inventory has been divided into forty-seven parts:
Part 3: Appraisal - Battle
APPRAISAL OF OPERATIONS NORTH PENN-HATBORO AND LEVITTOWN TWO YEARS AFTER THEIR INCEPTION. Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Compact report #11. Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Compact and Housing and Home Finance Agency Contract # MTD-4. 1965. 84 pp. [484-7]
AN APPRAISAL TECHNIQUE FOR URBAN PROBLEM AREAS AS A BASIS FOR HOUSING POLICY OF LOCAL GOVERNMENTS. American Public Health Association. 1942. 28 pp. [424-11] Contents : Results of three test surveys.
APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM. Prepared by the Pennsylvania Apprenticeship and Trading Council. No date. 18 pp. [648-15]
AN APPROACH TO PHILADELPHIA'S INDUSTRIAL RENEWAL PROBLEM. Bureau of Municipal Research and Pennsylvania Economy League. 1956. 23 pp. [75-25] [508-8]
APPROACHES TO URBAN RENEWAL IN SEVERAL CITIES. Urban Renewal Bulletin #1. Housing and Home Finance Agency. Urban Renewal Administration. 1954. 31 pp. [65-27]
THE ARBITER. Offical yearly publication of the Philadelphia and Suburban Association of Approved Base Ball Officials 1940-41. No paging. [657-11]
ARBITRATION in the matter of American Stores Company, Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company and Amalgated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America. Locals No. 56, 195, 196, 199 and 469 Joint Council of Philadelphia, James L. McDevitt, Arbitrator, 1948. 7 pp. [704-15]
ARCH HOMES RESIDENTS' MANUAL. Philadelphia Housing Authority. Not dated. 11 pp. [438-3]
THE ARCH STREET ALMANAC. Arch Street Business Men's Association. [517-18]
vol. 6, no. 9, Nov. 1956.
vol. 9, no. 8, Nov. -Dec. 1959.
vol. 16, no. 2-5, Mar. - Dec. 1967.
vol. 17, no. 6-8, Jan.-Apr. 1968.
vol. 18, no. 9-10, May & Nov. 1968.
ARCH STREET: HISTORY ALONG THE MIDWAY. Reprinted from Greater Philadelphia Magazine . September 1961. No paging. [638-8]
AN ARCHITECT AND HOUSING THE AGED. Alfred Clauss, Architect. 1956. 20 pp. [458-11] Contents: Photographic description of Riverview Home for Aged, Philadelphia.
ARCHITECT. Builder. Custodian. Philadelphia, Department of Public Property. 1952-1959. Prepared by the Division of Public Information. Office of the City Representative. No date. No paging. [673-12]
ARCHITECTS AND WAR HOUSING. United States Senate Committee on Public Buildingd and Grounds. 1920. 8 pp. [436-16] Contents: Report on United States Housing Corporation.
ARCHITECTS WORKSHOP. Philadelphia Chapter, American Institute of Architects. [558-13]
Progress report #1. 1970. Unpaged.
Prpgress report #2. 1971. Unpaged.
ARCHITECTURAL FORUM. February 1934. Contents: Slums, government housing, European government housing in England and 10 specific housing projects in the United States, including Hill Creek Park Homes, Philadelphia. [144-23]
ARCHITECTURAL WOODWORK. LUMBER AND MILL WORK. Two reports by the Philadelphia Building Congress. 1928. 17 pp. [246-18]
ARE SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES ADEQUATELY MOBILIZED. Proceedings. All-Philadelphia Conference on Social Work and Pennsylvania Welfare Conference. 1943. 74 pp. [368-10]
ARE WE TO HAVE PUBLIC HOUSING IN 1954-55? by Lee Johnson. National Federation of Settlements and Neighborhood Centres. 1954. 6 pp. [544-13]
ARE YOU SATISFIED TO HAVE THESE CONDITIONS IN PHILADELPHIA? Philadelphia Housing Association. Leaflet publicizing PHA. 1913. [407-3] Contents: Includes essay by Jacob A. Riis on National Housing Conference held in Philadelphia.
ARE YOUR PROPERTY TAXES FAIR? Philadelphia Area School Study Council and the Educational Service Bureau of Temple University. 1954. No paging. [651-15]
AREA ECONOMIC INDEXES FOR THE DELAWARE VALLEY MARKET BOOK. Research report 107. Prepared by the Philadelphia Inquirer Research Department. feb. 1964. 3 pp. [792-14]
AREA J COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL of the Philadelphia Anti-Poverty Action Committee. Social characteristics, opinions of CAC representatives and residents and services- resources in or serving, area J. Prepared by the Health and Welfare Council Inc. for the Philadelphia Anti-Poverty Action Committee. 1966. 38 pp. [718-1]
AREA K COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL of the Philadelphia Anti-Poverty Action Committee. Social characteristics, opinions of CAC representatives and residents and services- resources in or serving, area K. Prepared by the Health and Welfare Council Inc. for the Philadelphia Anti-Poverty Action Committee. 1966. 39 pp. [718-3]
AREA L COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL of the Philadelphia Anti-Poverty Action Committee. Social characteristics, opinions of CAC representatives and residents and services- resources in or serving, Area L. Prepared by the Health and Welfare Council Inc. for the Philadelphia Anti-Poverty Action Committee. 1966. 40 pp. [718-2]
AREA MANPOWER REVIEW. Pennsylvania. Bureau of Employment Security. March 1976. 39 pp. [593-4]
AREA MANPOWER REVIEW. May 1973. PHILADELPHIA LABOR AREA, PENNSYLVANIA. Pennsylvania. Bureau of Employment Security. 1973. 50 p. [585-12]
AREA MANPOWER REVIEW. PHILADELPHIA LABOR MARKET AREA PENNSYLVANIA. Pennsylvania Sate Department of Labor. Bureau of Employment Security. Affiliated with Manpower Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor.
1970. 32 pp. [774-7]
1973. 50 pp. [585-12]
1976. 39 pp. [593-4]
AREA REGULATIONS OF THE PHILADELPHIA ZONING LAWS. Passed by ordinance of Council and approved by the Mayor, August 10, 1933. 1948. Variously paged. [519-24]
AREA REGULATIONS OF THE PHILADELPHIA ZONING LAWS. Philadelphia City Planning Commission. 1948. Variously paged. [131-25]
AREA WAGE SURVEY. The Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - New Jersey, Metropolitan area, November 1966. United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. GPO. 1967. 46 pp. [472-5]
AREN'T WE ALL RESPONSIBLE? by Herman Neibuhr, at the 1961 Conference on Housing and Neighborhood Improvement, Philadelphia. 7 pp. [369-10]
ARMISTICE IN TENANTS' WAR BINNS SEEN. Article in the Philadelphia Inquirer, October 21, 1939. Also included is summary of tenant controversy and letter sent by tenents to Bernard J. Newman of the Philadelphia Housing Association, October 9, 1939, concerning controversy. [147-12]
THE ARMSTRONG ASSOCIATION OF PHILADELPHIA (A Social study and program evaluation) by Charles S. Johnson and Associates. 1942. 160 pp. [539-7]
ARMY PIERS REDEVELOPMENT AREA PLAN. Philadelphia City Planning Commission. 1963. 10 pp. [309-1]
THE ART MUSEUM: IDEALS AND PROGRESS, by Fiske Kimball; in Fairmount Park Art Association, Annual report, 1937. 22 pp. [394-10]
ARTICLES OF THE INCORPORATION OF THE PHILADELPHIA ANTI-POVERTY ACTION COMMITTEE, INC. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, County of Philadelphia, Court of common Pleas. 1967. 7 pp. [322-7] BY-LAWS OF THE PHILADELPHIA ANTI-POVERTY ACTION COMMITTEE. 1967. 9 pp.
AS OF NOW PHILADELPHIA'S COMMUNITY AND MAGNET SCHOOLS. The School District of Philadelphia. 1967. 37 pp. [645-21]
ASPECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN, by Jack Meltzer and Associates for Chicago Community Renewal Program. 1963. 144 pp. and appendices. [93-13]
ASPECTS OF THE HOUSING PROBLEM, by Bernard J. Newman. Philadelphia Housing Association. No date. (ca. 1936). 2 pp. [147-13]
ASSERTIVE CASEWORK SERVICES TO DELINQUENT AND DELINQUENCY VULNERABLE CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES. Philadelphia Department of Public Welfare, Youth Conservation Services. 1961. 5 pp. [378-14]
ASSESSMENT MANUAL for the borough of Hatboro, Montgomery County Pennsylvania. Prepared by Government Consulting Service Institute of Local and State Government, University of Pennsylvania. 1955. Variously paged. [751-5]
ASSESSMENT MANUAL FOR THE TOWNSHIP OF RIVERSIDE BURLINGTON COUNTY NEW JERSEY. Prepared by the government Consulting Service Institute of Local and State Government,University of Pennsylvania. 1948. 85 pp. [747-1]
ASSESSMENT MANUAL. ROYERSFORD BOROUGH Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. Prepared by Government Consulting Service Institute of Local and State Government University of Pennsylvania. 1952. 67 pp. [754-8]
ASSOCIATION CONCERNS RELATED TO PUBLIC HOUSING. Philadelphia Housing Association. 1963. 3 pp. [432-20]
ASSOCIATIONS OF DELAWARE VALLEY. Published for the Penjerdel Corporation by the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce.
1972. 81 pp. [597-8]
1976-1977. 32pp. [690-1]
1979. 36 pp. [690-1]
ASSOCIATIONS OF GREATER PHILADELPHIA. Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia. [690-2]
1950. 75 pp.
1960. 61 pp.
1966. 73 pp.
1968. 71 pp.
1970. 83 pp.
AT $7 A SQUARE FOOT, IS THIS TODAY'S BEST BUY IN ROW HOUSING? WILMINGTON, Delaware; in House and Home , August 1959. 5 pp. [325-21]
"AT DR. FRANKLIN'S SERVICE!" 40 years of The Franklin Institute of the State of Pennsylvania, by Henry Butler Allen. 1956. 24 pp. [371-11]
"AT THE INSTANCE OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN". A brief history of the Library Company of Philadelhia, 1731-1976 by Edwin Wolf 2nd. 1976. 55 pp. [662-4]
THE ATHENAEUM AFTER 1960: tHE pHILADELPHIA RENAISSANCE AND ITS LEADERS. address of Richard P. Powell. 1955. 16 pp. [414-2]
THE ATHENS IT ISN'T: THE NEW LEGISLATION TO BEAUTIFY PHILADELPHIA HASN'T REALLY WORKED, by Nancy Love; in Greater Philadelphia Magazine , October 1966. 12 pp. [291-13]
ATTENTION COUNCILMAN. Wister Area Committee, Philadelphia. 1970. 8 pp. [444-26] Contents: Committee's proposal for urban renewal of Wister.
ATTITUDES OF POTENTIAL TENENTS TOWARD PUBLIC HOUSING: THEIR SIGNIFICANCE FOR A HOUSING AUTHORITY PUBLIC RELATIONS PROGRAM. Morton Hoffman, Baltimore Housing Authority. 1953. 11 pp. [428-18]
ATTITUDE TOWARDS PUBLIC LOW-RENT HOUSING BEFORE AND AFTER CONSTRUCTION. Kenneth E. Clark and Charles E. Swanson. 1953. 6 pp. [409-18]
ATWATER KENT MUSEUM BULLETIN.Volume 8, number 2. [572-6]
ATWATER KENT MUSEUM: REPORT ON OBJECTIVES. May 26, 1953. 5 pp. [112-4]
AUBURN REDEVELOPMENT AREA PLAN. Philadelphia. City Planning Commission. 1969. no paging. [655-11]
THE 'AUTHORITY' IN PENNSYLVANIA. Tina V. Weintraub and James D. Patterson. Bureau of Municipal Research of Philadelphia. 1949. 50 pp. [472-3] [503-1]
AUTO USE STUDY 1959-60. Report of special Auto Use Study Committee. United Fund of the Philadelphia Area Agency Operations Department. 1960. Variously paged. [667-4]
THE AUTOMOBILE AND COMMUNITY PLANNING, by John Ihlder. Reprinted from the Annals of the Academy of Political and Social Science , Philadelphia, 1924. [4-17]
AUTOMOBILE PARKING IN CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICTS. Urban Land Institute Technical Bulletin No. 6. 1946. 15 pp. [96-19]
AUXILIARY PERSONNEL IN EDUCATION. Their present and potential contributions in the Philadelphia schools.Philadelphia. School District. 1968. 71 pp. [568-8]
AVAILABLE INFORMATION CONCERNING COMMUNITY COUNCILS OF PHILADELPHIA. Compiled by the Board of Public Education, Philadelphia. 1945. 9 pp. [61-25]
"BABIES FOR SALE" A report of the Committee on Interpretation of the Committee on Illegitimacy by Nochem S. Winnet. Council of Social Agencies, Philadelphia. Children's Division. 1946. No paging. [546-5] [577-40]
BACKGROUND DATA FOR A TEN YEAR PLAN FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN PENNSYLVANIA. Preliminary report to the Commissioner of Mental Health of the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, by the government consulting service. Fels Institute of Local and State Government University of Pennsylvania. 1958. 10 pp. Plus appendix. [745-4]
BACKGROUND DATA ON POVERTY. Bristol Township Community Action, Inc. Government Consulting Service Fels Institute of Local and State Government. 1965. 17 pp. [537-4]
A BACKGROUND FOR DISCUSSING THE WORK OF THE COMMISSION. Report number 3. Commission on Decentralization and Community Participation. Prepared by Graham S. Finney. 1968. 8 pp. [647-6]
BACKGROUND FOR PLANNING. Venago County and the Central Venago region. Planning consultants Pantech Engineers, Inc. in association with Beckman, Swenson & Associates. 1966. 178 pp. [788-2]
BACKGROUND MATERIAL ON NEIGHBOURHOOD PROBLEMS. Philadelphia Housing Association. 1962. 42 pp. [522-10]
BACKGROUND MATERIAL ON RELOCATION FROM EAST POPLAR B. Philadelphia Housing Association. 1961. Variously paged. [90-27]
BACKGROUND MATERIAL ON RELOCATION INTO PUBLIC HOUSING. Philadelphia Housing Association. Prepared for meeting of relocation Committee by Cushing N. Dolbeare. 1961. No paging. [544-6]
BACKGROUND MATERIAL ON THE MAYOR'S 1961 BUDGET REQUEST FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF LICENCES AND INSPECTIONS. Philadelphia Housing Association. 1960. 18 pp. [453-19]
BACKGROUND MATERIAL ON THE PHILADELPHIA HOUSING ASSOCIATION. 1961. 52 PP. [470-8]
BACKGROUND TRENDS PHILADELPHIA HOUSING ANALYSIS. Prepared for Community Renewal Program City of Philadelphia by Robert Gladstone and Associates. 1964. 22 pp. [690-5]
BACON, EDMUND N. Biographical profile in Architectural & Engineering News , 1961. 1p. [18-6]
BAD HOUSING A MENACE TO YOU. Pennsylvania Housing and Town Planning Association. 1952. 6 sides. [404-5]
BAD MONEY AFTER GOOD: Change in mortgage lending patterns in Lower Germantown, by Bill Callahan. 1975. 30 pp. [364-17]
BADLANDS OF FREE ENTERPRISE, by Dennis Clark. Article in Commonweal . November 28, 1958. 3 pp. [162-7] Contents: Article on the housing industry.
A BALANCE BETWEEN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS. Community profiles. Atlantic City Electric Company. 1977. No paging. [620-5]
BALTIMORE CLEANS ITS SLUMS, by Karl Detzer; in The Survey, July 1949. 4 pp. [328-`9]
Baltimore. Department of Public Works, Chief Engineers Office. Baltimore, Maryland. 1947. 15 pp [98-19] Contents: Report on highway construction project across the city of Baltimore.
BALTIMORE FIGHT BLIGHT FUND: CASE STUDY. A.C.T.I.O.N. Research Memorandum. (American Council to Improve our Neighborhoods). 1955. 7 pp. [84-6]
Baltimore. Housing Authority. Monthly report. Progress and Activities. January 1951. 30 pp. [181-20]
BALTIMORE HOUSING COURT: CASE STUDY. A.C.T.I.O.N. Research Memorandum. (American Council to Improve our Neighborhoods). 1955. 6 pp. [84-4]
THE BALTIMORE HOUSING LAW ENFORCEMENT PLAN. Folder compiled by the Baltimore City Health Department. 1947. 6 pp. [230-30]
BALTIMORE METROPOLITAN AREA STUDY COMMISSION: Final report to the Governor of Maryland and Technical Supplement. 1963. 245 pp. [298-6]
BALTIMORE METROPOLITAN AREA URBAN AFFAIRS BIBLIOGRAPHY. Urban Studies Institute Morgan State College. 1967. 70 pp. [530-12]
THE BALTIMORE PLAN FOR NEIGHBORHOOD CONSERVATION, by Martin Millspaugh. Reprint from The Evening Sun . January 4, 1954. [76-4]
THE BALTIMORE PLAN OF HOUSING LAW ENFORCEMENT. Baltimore City Health Department, Housing Bureau. 1952. 29 pp. [181-31]
BALTIMORE PLAN. Report prepared by Jack Siegel, Chicago. 1952. 11 pp. [181-31]
BALTIMORE PLANS, April 1967. Baltimore Planning Commission. 8 pp. [309-4]
BALTIMORE PLANS. Baltimore Planning Commission. [513-26]
February 1967 Variously paged.
May 1968 4 pp.
May 1969 8 pp
BALTIMORE: PRESERVATION OF THE CITY'S CHARACTER, by the Baltimore Department of Planning. 1967. 32 pp. [287-4]
THE BALTIMORE REGION -- A LOOK AT THE FUTURE. Summary of Planning Studies, 1957-1959. Maryland State Planning Commission, 1959. 46 pp. plus maps. [18-5]
THE BALTIMORE STORY: experience of the Baltimore City Housing Authority in developing and applying a desegregation policy to low-rent public housing, by Ellis Ash. 1955. 14 pp. [391-16]
BALTIMORE: THE USE OF LEISURE TIME by the Baltimore Department of Planning. 1967. 100 pp. [287-5]
BALTIMORE URBAN RENEWAL AND HOUSING AGENCY: pamphlet on home sanitation. Undated. 17 pp. [348-16]
BALTIMORE URBAN RENEWAL AND HOUSING AGENCY. Quarterly statistical bulletin. Fourth quarter 1961. Baltimore. Housing Authority. 1962. 53 pp. [760-15]
BALTIMORE'S BLIGHTED AREAS: HOUSING CONDITIONS AND FAMILY CHARACTERISTICS, 1949. Housing Authority of Baltimore City. 1950. 57 pp. and tables. [180-2]
BALTIMORE'S CHARLES CENTER. A Case Study of Downtwn Renewal. Edited by Martin Millspaugh. Urban Land Institute, Technical Bulletin #51. 79 pp. [71-1]
BALTIMORE'S COMMUNITY RAT CONTROL PROGRAM by John T. Emlen; in American Journal of Public Health , June, 1947. 7pp. [356-7]
BALTIMORE'S HOUSING SITUATION IN 1960. Baltimore Urban Renewal and Housing Agency. 1962. 25 pp. [189-10]
BALTIMORE'S HOUSING SITUATION - IN CHARTS. Based on 1950 Census of Housing. Housing Authority of Baltimore. 1954. 50 pp. [186-9]
BALTIMORE'S SLUM HOUSING CLINIC, by Robert F. Sweeney, in Public Health Reports , August 1961, 5 pp. [226-15]
BALTIMORE'S STAKE IN URBAN RENEWAL. Greater Baltimore Committee, Inc. 1956. Unpaged. [74-22]
BANK STREET COLLEGE OF EDUCATION. No Date. 10 pp. [570-3]
BARRIERS TO EMPLOYABILITY OF NEGROES IN WHITE-COLLAR JOBS, by Kirk R. Petshek. Ca. 1967. 20 pp. [291-16]
BARTMAN VILLAGE. 500 low rent homes for defense workers. No date. 3 pp. [541-27]
BASIC DATA ASSEMBLY IN PLANNING FOR STATE SOCIO-ECONOMIC REGIONS, by New Jersy Department of Conservation and Economic Development and Bureau of Urban Research, Princeton University. 1954. 25 pp. [31-7]
BASIC EDUCATIONAL PRINCIPLES. Philadelphia Public Schools. 1946. 14 pp. [450-10]
THE BASIC FUNCTIONS OF DENSITY ZONING, by Gerald D. Llyod. Builders Institute of West Chester and Putnam Counties. No date. 11 pp. [124-8]
BASIC ISSUES LIE AT THE HEART OF THE EDUCATIONAL CRISIS IN PHILADELPHIA. Citizen's Committee on Public Education. ca. 1947. 4pp. [364-22]
BASIC POLICIES FOR PUBLIC HOUSING FOR LOW INCOME FAMILIES IN PHILADELHIA. Committee on Public Housing Policy, Philadelphia Housing Association and Citizen's Council on City Planning. 1958. 42 pp. [429-8] [439-9]
BASIC STUDIES WEST VINCENT TOWNSHIP. Comprehensive plan report no. 1. West Vincent Township Planning Commission. Chester County, Pennsylvania. 1965. 51 pp. [533-16] Comprehensive Plan Report no. 2. 1966. 40 pp.
BASIN REGULATIONS - WATER QUALITY ADMINISTRATIVE MANUAL part III. Delaware River Basin Commission. 1974. 73 pp. [584-15]
BASIN REGULATIONS - WATER QUALITY. Delaware River Basin Commission. 1968. Variously paged. [604-6]
BASIN REGULATIONS - WATER QUALITY. Delaware River Basin Commission. 1968. Variously paged. [527-9]
THE BATTLE OF GERMANTOWN by Rev. Francis Heyl. Written for the City History Society of Philadelphia. Publication of the City History Society of Philadelphia No. 3. 1908. 64 pp. [582-8]