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Roads and Town Planning, 1955 - 1969

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ABMS 5/36

Scope and Contents

Working papers on roads and town planning, covering subjects such as traffic congestion in towns and cities; motoring, private car ownership, and social mobility; housing; suburbia; architecture; planning and democracy; and the relationship between physical environment and human behaviour in general. Consists largely of press cuttings and articles, with Mark Abrams's notes. Includes drafts of Mark Abrams's article "The Sociology of the Motor Age" (1963).


  • Creation: 1955 - 1969

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


4 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Boxes 82-83

Finding aid date

2017-02-22 14:10:31.593000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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