Urban Archives Pamphlet Collection, Part 29: Philadelphia 1950-Philadelphia's Future
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 These consist of published and unpublished materials usually received by the SCRC along with donated manuscript collections.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 Urban Archives Pamphlet Collection contains approximately 10,000 items filed in boxes and assigned a box/item location number, which appears below after each pamphlet entry. The inventory below is arranged by title.
This inventory has been divided into forty-seven parts:
Part 1: A.C.T.I.O.N-Allens
Part 2: Allocation-Applying
Part 3: Appraisal-Battle
Part 4: Beacon-Bucks
Part 5: Budget-Carson
Part 6: Case-Cities
Part 7: Citizen-Commonwealth
Part 8: Community-Conservation
Part 9: Consolidation-Dedication
Part 10: Defending-Developments
Part 11: Diagnosis-Eastwick
Part 12: Econometric-Estimates
Part 13: Evaluation-Final
Part 14: Finances-Furnished
Part 15: Future-Guiding
Part 16: Haddington-Hope
Part 17: Hospital-Housing
Part 18: How-Individual
Part 19: Industrial-Its
Part 20: Jails-Living
Part 21: Local-Master
Part 22: Material-Mutual
Part 23: Myths-New
Part 24: Newark-Number
Part 25: Nurses-Organizing
Part 26: Origin-Pennsport
Part 27: Pennsylvania-Phase
Part 28: Philadelphia-Philadelphia Needs
Part 29: Philadelphia 1950-Philadelphia's Future
Part 30: Philadelphia's General-Plan
Part 31: Planned-Poverty
Part 32: Powelton-Programs
Part 33: Progress-Proposed
Part 34: Pros-Real
Part 35: Reallocation-Rejuvenation
Part 36: Relation-Report from
Part 37: Report Number-Report of
Part 38: Report on-Resident
Part 39: Residential-School
Part 40: Schuykill-Soil
Part 41: Soldier-States
Part 42: Statistical-Summarized
Part 43: Summary-System
Part 44: Tabular-Tourism
Part 45: Toward-University's
Part 46: Unlawful-Wharton
Part 47: What-Zooming
Part 29: Philadelphia 1950 - Philadelphia's FuturePHILADELPHIA 1950 CHALLENGE TO THE CHANGING CITY; yearbook of the Philadelphia Chapter, American Institute of Architects. 96 pp. [338-21]
PHILADELPHIA OCCUPATIONAL STRUCTURE AND TRENDS 1970-1974. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. (1975). 34 pp. [592-4]
THE PHILADELPHIA OLDER WORKER PILOT PROJECT. Pennsylvania Bureau of Employment Secutrity. ca. 150 pp. 1958. [461-7]
PHILADELPHIA: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE. INTERIM REPORTS. Economic development. Task force. John M. Gruenstein. A Century IV project of the Center for Philadelphia Studies. School of Public and Urban Policy University of Pennsylvania. ...1981. 39 pp. [792-5]
PHILADELPHIA: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE. INTERIM REPORTS. Education. Task force. Sandra Featherman. A Century IV project of the Center for Philadelphia Studies. School of Public and Urban Policy University of Pennsylvania. ...1981. 39 pp. [792-7]
PHILADELPHIA: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE. INTERIM REPORTS. Energy. Task force. Stephen Feldman. A Century IV project of the Center for Philadelphia Studies. School of Public and Urban Policy University of Pennsylvania. ...1981. 19 pp. [792-2]
PHILADELPHIA: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE. INTERIM REPORTS. Health and Human Services. Task force. John G. Loeb. Susan Axelroad. A Century IV project of the Center for Philadelphia Studies. School of Public and Urban Policy University of Pennsylvania. ...1981. 59 pp. [792-6]
PHILADELPHIA: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE. INTERIM REPORTS. The public purse. Task force. Financing municipal and achool outlays in Philadelphia. G Pidot, Jr., M. Goetz. With assistance of P. Conboy. A Century IV project of the Center for Philadelphia Studies. School of Public and Urban Policy University of Pennsylvania. ...1981. 28 pp. [792-3]
PHILADELPHIA: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE. INTERIM REPORTS. Water, air and waste. Task force. John M. Hyson. A Century IV project of the Center for Philadelphia Studies. School of Public and Urban Policy University of Pennsylvania. ...1981. 33 pp. [792-4]
THE PHILADELPHIA PLAN AND REPORT OF THE OFFICERS. A proposal for the bicentennial celebration of the United States and international exposition in Philadelphia in 1976. The Philadelphia 1976 Bicentennial Corporation. 1968. 84 pp. [742-3]
THE PHILADELPHIA PLAN OF HOME FINANCING, by W.N. Loucks. 1929. 67 pp. [264-23] Contents: With two reviews.
PHILADELPHIA PLANS AGAIN; the story of the Better Philadelphia Exhibition; from Architectural Forum , December 1947. 23 pp. [267-15] [23-7]
THE PHILADELPHIA POLICE, 1840-1860: the founding of a modern law enforcement agency. Donald J. Martin. 1969. [448-10]
PHILADELPHIA POLICE DEPARTMENT. A record of services and activities. Philadelphia. Police Department. 1954. No pages. [804-3]
PHILADELPHIA POLICE HEADQUARTERS. Philadelphia. Police Department. 1962, n.p. [800-13]
THE PHILADELPHIA POST OFFICE 1683 TO 1960. Compiled by John T. McNeill, Jr. 1960. 32 pp. [799-6]
PHILADELPHIA PRESERVED; in Greater Philadelphia Magazine , October, 1964. 6 pp. [398-31]
THE PHILADELPHIA PROBLEM. Philadelphia Housing Association. 1941. 4 pp. [415-8] Contents: Housing problems caused by influx of defense workers. PHILADELPHIA: PROBLEMS AND PROGRESS. A series of Articles from the Philadelphia Inquirer by C. Allen Keith. 1955. Unpaged. [16-11]
A PHILADELPHIA PROGRAM FOR NEIGHBORHOOD IMPROVEMENT, by Drayton S. Bryant. 1953. 42 pp. and attachments. [65-8]
THE PHILADELPHIA PROJECT by John Q. Benford. Reprinted from Library June 15, 1971. No paging. [732-14]
PHILADELPHIA PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL. Undated flyer. 6 sides. [404-2]
PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC HEALTH SURVEY 1949. A report submitted by the Health and Welfare Council, Inc. to the Philadelphia City Planning Commission. 1950. 250 pp. [356-8] [801-2] Philadelphia Department of Public Health press release describing public health survey. 1950. 3 pp.
PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC SCHOOL SURVEY, Volume 1: summary of findings and recommendations, by George A. Works and Dorr E. Crosley. 1937. 69 pp. [364-4] [450-8]
THE PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN 1962 AND A FEW PRIOR YEARS, WITH HERE AND THERE, A COMMENT ABOUT THE FUTURE. Philadelphia. School District. 25 pp. 1962. [462-4]
PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN THE WAR, 1941-1942. Philadelphia School District. 1943. 30 pp. [441-2]
PHILADELPHIA RAILROADS. A study of the railroads of Philadelphia, their facilities and operations, special reference to the problems of city planning. Philadelphia City Planning Commission. Comprehensive Planning Division.
Volume 1. 1959. 110 pp. [484-5]
Volume 2. (Appendix) - 82 pp. [102-16]
PHILADELPHIA REAL ESTATE APPRAISAL COMPANY. Sample certificate of appraisal. 1933. 2 pp. [395-18]
PHILADELPHIA REAL ESTATE VALUATIONS COMPARED WITH REAL ESTATE ASSESSMENTS. A comparative study prepared by the Manufacturer's Appraisal Company for the North Philadelphia Realty Board and the City Club of Philadelphia. 1928. 23 pp. [674-20]
PHILADELPHIA REDEVELOPMENT AREAS. Philadelphia City Planning Commission. 1967. 16 pp. [319-11]
PHILADELPHIA REGION--PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE, by the Regional Planning Federation of the Philadelphia Tri-State District. 1931. Maps and photos. [29-20]
THE PHILADELPHIA RELIEF STUDY, by the Committee on the Philadelphia Relief Study. 1926. 30 pp. [374-16] HOW PHILADELPHIA HELPS HER POOR: abstract of the report of the Philadelphia Relief Study, by the Committee on the Philadelphia Relief Study. 1926. 15 pp.
PHILADELPHIA SCHOOL DISTRICT. Seminar in practical politics II: A final report. School of Public and Urban Policy. The Fels Center of Government. 1977. 34 pp. [756-4]
PHILADELPHIA SEWER RENTAL ORDINANCE: Committee report. 1941. 5 pp. [348-26]
PHILADELPHIA SHOWCASE. City of Philadelphia. Office of the City Representative and Department of Commerce. (1959). 28 pp. [800-4]
PHILADELPHIA SLUM MODERNIZATION and BALTIMORE ADDS HOUSING-CODE ENFORCEMENT TO ITS PROGRAM OF FIGHTING NEIGHBORHOOD BLIGHT. Two articles from Architectural Forum . October 1950. [75-42]
PHILADELPHIA SMSA LABOR DEMAND PROJECTION. Robert G. Lembke...Prepared...under the direction of Joseph Oberman, Chief, Economic Development Unit, Department of Finance, City of Philadelphia. 1969. 18 pp. [791-4]
PHILADELPHIA-SOUTH JERSEY METROPOLITAN AREA HOSPITAL FACTS 1964. Hospital Survey Committee, Philadelphia. 1964. 35 pp. [86-26] [710-11] [492-26]
PHILADELPHIA-SOUTH JERSEY METROPOLITAN AREA HOSPITAL SURVEY. Volume 1, Hospital Facts, 1960, by Alderson Associates, Inc. for the Hospital Survey Committee, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
1961. 45 pp. [86-24]
1962. 19 pp. [86-25]
PHILADELPHIA STADIUM. Schematic studies and initial cost estimates. Philadelphia Department of Recreation. 1966. 41 pp. [729-8]
THE PHILADELPHIA STANDARD METROPOLITAN STATISTICAL AREA COOPREATIVE AREA MANPOWER PLANNING SYSTEM FOR FISCAL YEAR 1971. Parts A and B in two Volumes. [774-6]
PHILADELPHIA STATE HOSPITAL.n.d. n.p. [763-1]
THE PHILADELPHIA STORY. Prepared by Butcher & Singer. 1975. 47 pp. [705-5]
PHILADELPHIA STORY, 1942. Philadelphia's War and Post-War Program. Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce and Board of Trade. No date. 8 pp. [119-21]
THE PHILADELPHIA STORY AS HOUSING EXPERTS SEE IT. Philadelphia Housing Association. No date. (1941?). 5 pp. [119-23]
THE PHILADELPHIA STORY: CITIZENS CAN CLEAN UP GRAFT. Article in Newsweek , 1952. 2 pp. [445-4]
PHILADELPHIA STORY. How the TWUA-CIO Philadelphia Joint Board works for you. No date. 32 pp. [659-16]
THE PHILADELPHIA STORY OF "JUSTICE DELAYED IS JUSTICE DENIED" or WHY BACKLOGS AND WHY NOT? A VIEW FROM THE BENCH. 1967. 57 pp. [529-11]
THE PHILADELPHIA STORY. URBAN HOMESTANDING. Housing Association of Delaware Valley. 1973. No paging. [714-2] [717-4] [721-6]
PHILADELPHIA SUBDIVISION ORDINANCE. Philadelphia City Planning Commission. 1954. 26 pp. [58-40] [458-8]
PHILADELPHIA SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS. Citizen's Council on City Planning. 7 pp. [58-39] [311-12] Contents: Brief synopsis of objectives, standards, and procesures.
PHILADELPHIA TESTIFIES. 1948. Variously paged. [426-7] Contents: Testimony of 54 indivisuals before Joint Congressional Committee on Housing, meeting in Philadelphia January 1948.
PHILADELPHIA THE BUSINESS CORPORATION, by Harry A. Mackey, Mayor. 1929. 119 pp. [447-5]
PHILADELPHIA - THE CHANGING CITY. A series of newspaper articles by Lou Antosh that appeared in the Evening Bulletin in March 1977. Compiled by Anthony A. Roth, Library. No paging. [638-21]
PHILADELPHIA "THE CITY OF HOMES," BUT---. Philadelphia Housing Association. 1927. 2 pp. [441-11]
PHILADELPHIA THE EMERGING INTERNATIONAL CITY. La Salle College international business lecture series. 1979. 64 pp. [710-2]
PHILADELPHIA THE FABULOUS CITY OF FIRSTS. Where everything started-and just about everything. Compiled with comments by G. Don Fairbairn. 1976. 108 pp. and pages B-N. [645-14]
PHILADELPHIA THE RENAISSANCE CITY. 1982. No Date. [585-13]
PHILADELPHIA TO PHILADELPHIA PROJECT; building a bridge of understanding between Pennsylvania and Mississippi. Ca. 1965. 4 pp. [329-39]
PHILADELPHIA TO-DAY AND TOMORROW CIVIC EXPOSITION. Official Catalog. 1916. 80 pp. [396-28] [376-6]
PHILADELPHIA: TODAY--TOMORROW, by Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (Industrial Relations of Committee) 1925. 39 pp. [21-14] Contents: Illustrated Magazine showing Progress of Philadelphia.
PHILADELPHIA TOMORROW by Charles L. Crangle. 1954. 11 pp. [507-9] [23-11] PHILADELPHIA TOUR OF PROGRESS (Tour No. 6). Philadelphia Mayor's Office. 1966. No paging. [542-8]
THE PHILADELPHIA TRADE AND CONVENTION CENTER: an evaluation of modernization needs and proposals, vols. 1 and 2; prepared for the City of Philadelphia Board of Trade and Conventions, by Davis, Poole and Sloan, Architects and Robert R. Nathan Associates, Inc, 1960. 202 pp. [272-1]
THE PHILADELPHIA TRAFFIC COURT. Reprint from the University of Pennsylvania Law Review . April 1961. 38 pp. [104-4]
PHILADELPHIA TRAFFIC SURVEY. Prepared under direction of Mitten Management, Inc. [798-3]
Report No. 1 Plan for Philadelphia approaches to Delaware River Bridge.
Report No. 2 Central business district.
Report No. 3 Traffic control signal light system for the central business district. Report No. 4 Accidents and the street traffic situation. Report No. 5 West Philadelphia.
Report No. 6 North Philadelphia.
Report No. 7 South Philadelphia.
PHILADELPHIA TRANSIT--A PROGRESS REPORT. An account covering the transit activities of the urban traffic and transportation board, Philadelphia Law Department, Philadelphia Department Public Property. Prepared by Division of Public Information. 1960. 15 pp. plus maps. [102-1]
PHILADELPHIA TRANSIT STUDIES, prepared for Department of Public Property, City of Philadelphia,. by De Leuw, Cather and Company, Consulting Engineers, Chicago. 1955. 107 pp. [287-13] [101-7]
PHILADELPHIA TRIBUNE CHARITIES. 1950. Unpaged. [569-5]
PHILADELPHIA TRIBUNE CHARITIES, INC. Its program and objectives. No date. Unpaged. [569-15]
PHILADELPHIA UNEMPLOYMENT WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE TEXTILE INDUSTRIES, by Joseph H. Willits. 1915. 170 pp. [381-9]
PHILADELPHIA UPROOTS GRAFT IN PERMITS AND INSPECTIONS. Article in Engineering News Record . 5/22/1952. 3 pp. [446-5]
PHILADELPHIA URBAN COALITION by James Crummett ... Prepared ... under the direction of Joseph Oberman, Chief, Economic Development Unit, Department of Finance, City of Philadelphia. 1969. 30 pp. [791-4]
PHILADELPHIA URBAN COALITION. Convocation session. 1968. A folder containing papers and pamphlets dealing mainly with anti poverty and urban coalition. [646-13]
PHILADELPHIA URBAN COALITION: HOUSING TASK FORCE. 1976. 2 pp. [454-1] Contents: Letter announcing a forum on Whitman Park townhouse matter.
PHILADELPHIA URBAN HOMESTEAD PROGRAM HOMEOWNERS MANUAL. No date. 10 pp. [717-3]
PHILADELPHIA WATER AND SEWER RATES, 1946-1957 AND AS PROPOSED BY THE WATER DEPARTMENT FOR 1958-1961. Proposed for Citizen's Budget Committee by Bureau of Municpal Research. 1957. 17 pp. [550-6]
PHILADELPHIA WATERFRONT INDUSTRY: Industrial land and its potentials on the Delaware River. W.A. Douglas Jackson. 110 pp. 1955. [451-10] [16-10]
PHILADELPHIA YEARLY MEETING OF FRIENDS COMMITTEE ON PHILANTHROPIC LABOR: Selected References on Modern Social Problems, edited by Donald Young. 1927. 20 pp. [376-8]
THE PHILADELPHIA YOUTH SERVICES COMMITTEE REPORTS Juvenile delinquency is our concern. 1956. 4 pp. [370-2]
THE PHILADELPHIA YOUTH STUDY CENTER INTAKE. OPERATION AND STAFF. By Sherwood Norman. 1951. 132 pp. [634-14]
PHILADELPHIA ZONING ORDINANCE. Bill No.134. Articles on proposed ordinance (memos and bulletins) in forlder from 1960. Citizen's Council on City Planning, Philadelphia Housing Association. [133-2] PHILADELPHIA ZONING DISTRICTS. Series of articles from the Citizen's Council on City Planning. 1954. on.
PHILADELPHIA ZONING ORDINANCE, 1933. Including related materials. Philadelphia Department of Public Works and Philadelphia Zoning Commission. 1931-1933. Also includes: Rules and Regulations of the Zoning Board of Adjustment. [132-21]
PHILADELPHIA ZONING ORDINANCE DISTRICTS, by the Citizen's Council on City Planning. 1954. 13 pp. [334-25] Contents: Charts.
PHILADELPHIA ZONING ORDINANCES AND RELATED BILLS, 1958-1960, 1962-1964. Philadelphia City Council. Variously paged. [278-8]
PHILADELPHIANS AT HOME; The Perkway at Nineteenth: Exhibit program. 1938. 36 pp. [336-12]
PHILADELPHIA'S APPAREL INDUSTRY: A DESIGN FOR ACTION. Southeastern Pennsylvania Economic Development Corporation. 1966. 25 pp. [468-2]
PHILADELPHIA'S APPAREL INDUSTRY. A digest of the findings and recommendations of the industry study. A study prepared by Edward B. Shils. 1966. 22 pp. [518-12]
PHILADELPHIA'S ASSESSMENT TROUBLES. A constructive program for their care. Prepared for the City Club of Philadelphia by Walter W. Pollock. 1912. 8 pp. [674-21]
PHILADELPHIA'S BUDGET PROCEDURE. Prepared for the Philadelphia Charter Commission by Robert J. Patterson, Chief Accountant, Bureau of Municipal Research of Philadelphia. 1937. 55 pp. [787-6] [757-11]
PHILADELPHIA'S CAPITAL BUDGETS TRENDS IN APPROPRIATIONS. Citizens Budget Committee. 1954. No paging. [550-14]
PHILADELPHIA'S CAPITAL PROGRAMMING PROCEDURES. Pennsylvania Economy League in association with the Bureau of Municipal research. 1961. 98 p. [480-3]
PHILADELPHIA'S CAPITAL PROGRAMMING PROCEDURES. Pennsylvania Economy League. 1961. 98 pp. [452-3]
PHILADELPHIA'S CENTRAL LIBRARY PROBLEM AND PLAN. John Mackenzie cory. 1965. Variously paged. [113-13]
PHILADELPHIA'S CITY REPRESENTATIVE - DIRECTOR OF COMMERCE. A study of organization and functions. Bureau of Municipal research. 1954. 62 pp. [550-4]
PHILADELPHIA'S COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM: ITS PAST AND FUTURE. Greater Philadelphia Partnership. 1977. 85 pp. [451-3]
PHILADELPHIA'S COMPREHENSIVE PLAN FOR EXPRESSWAY. City Planning Commission. 1966. Unpaged. [105-10] PHILADELPHIA'S COMPREHENSIVE PLAN FOR RAPID TRANSIT. Philadelphia City Planning Commission. 1966. Unpaged. [105-9] [516-8] PHILADELPHIA'S CONTRACTING PROCEDURES FOR PUBLIC WORKS AND MATERIALS, SUPPLIES, AND EQUIPMENT. Pennsylvania Economy League. 1962. ca. 200 pp. [452-4] Contents: Prepared for the Mayor's Ad Hoc Committee of the City of Philadelphia. PHILADELPHIA'S CORRUPT MAGISTRATE'S COURT SYSTEM. Excerpts from: Report of the Attorney General on the investigation of the magesterial systems by the Department of Justice Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. 1968. Unpaged. [560-19] PHILADELPHIA'S CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM. Philadelphia Justice Consortium. 1972. 64 pp. [471-13]
PHILADELPHIA'S DEBT LIMIT. Bureau of Municipal Research of Philadelphia. 1945. 31 pp. [451-6] Contents: Prepared for the Philadelphia Development Committee.
PHILADELPHIA'S DEBT REVENUES, AND EXPENDITURES 1920-1949. Bureau of Municipal Research. 1950. 97 pp. [455-4]
PHILADELPHIA'S DESIGN SWEEPSTAKERS, by Stephen G. Thompson. In Architectural Forum . December 1958. 6 pp. [77-22]
PHILADELPHIA'S FINANCIAL OUTLOOK FOR FISCAL 1976. C. Wilford Grover...Prepared...under the direction of Joseph Oberman, Chief, Economic Development Unit, Department of Finance, City of Philadelphia. 1969. 31 pp. [791-4]
PHILADELPHIA'S FIRST COOPERATIVE APARTMENTS. Your invitation to buy a share in better living.... Variously paged. [541-22]
PHILADELPHIA'S FIRST EXPRESSWAY. Philadelphia City Planning Commission. 1949. 10 pp. [98-22] [521-13]
PHILADELPHIA'S FISCAL DILEMMA: PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS. 1977 Lewis M. Stevens Conference. 29 pp. [451-4]
PHILADELPHIA'S FISCAL STORY: THE CITY & SCHOOLS. Business Review Federal reserve Bank of Philadelphia. March-April 1977. 47 pp. [709-7]
PHILADELPHIA'S FOUR-YEAR BUDGETING: THE PROJECTED PATTERN, 1952-1960, AS COMPARED WITH EXPERIENCE. Pennsylvania Economy League. 1960. 25 pp. [455-7] Contents: Preliminary report prepared for the Citizen's Budget Committee.
PHILADELPHIA'S FOUR-YEAR BUDGETING. The Projected pattern, 1957-1960, as compared with expenditures. Prepared for Citizens' Budget Committee. Preliminary report by Pennsylvania Economy League in association with the Bureau of Municipal Research. 1960. Variously paged. [480-4] [480-10]
PHILADELPHIA'S FUTURE: 20 YEARS FROM NOW. By Wliiliam Rafsky. In the Temple University Alumni Review . 1958. [24-12]