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MASLA Records

Summary Information
Title: MASLA Records
Dates: 1985-2003
Creator: MASLA (Minnesota Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects)
Extent: 2 boxes and loose presentation boards Extent: (24 cubic feet)
Location: High Bay
Language: English
Collection Number: N 221
Abstract:
The bulk of the collection consists of presentation boards used in the awards displays; there are business records consisting of Board meeting minutes and memos, along with some committee reports and Award Banquet planning materials. There is a small subset of materials from the Society for Design Administraion (SDA) which was housed in the MASLA offices.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries. Northwest Architectural Archives, Manuscripts Division

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

The materials were donated by MASLA in 2004.

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open and available for research.

Copyright:

Copyright is retained by the copyright holders.

Processing Information:

The collection was processed and the finding aid written by Christine Avery.

Preferred Citation:

MASLA Records (N 221), Northwest Architectural Archives, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

The collection is organized into four series:

  • Awards
  • Business Records
  • Publications
  • Society for Design Administration

Historical Note

MASLA is the former title of the organization now known as ASLA-MN, the Minnesota Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA). The organization represents nearly 300 professionals in the landscape architecture profession through advocacy, education, communication, and fellowship. ASLA, the national organization, has more than 18,000 members and 48 chapters, representing all 50 states, U.S. territories, and 42 countries around the world.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The bulk of the collection consists of presentation boards used in the awards displays; there are business records consisting of Board meeting minutes and memos, along with some committee reports and Award Banquet planning materials. There is a small subset of materials from the Society for Design Administraion (SDA) which was housed in the MASLA offices.

When the award for which the board was created is known it is listed; there are many boards listed by project only, and the award for which they were submitted is not known.

Related Material

The Northwest Architectural Archives also holds the records of the Minnesota Society of Architects from 1912-1969, collection number N 53.

http://special.lib.umn.edu/findaid/xml/naa053.xml

Subject Terms
Index Terms
  • This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Detailed Contents
 Location  Title
 
Awards  
 
 
Box Loose on shelf
1999 Awards Banquet Slides 1999  Box Loose on shelf
Box 2
A Modular Restorative Garden n.d.  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
Box Loose on shelf
Above the Falls Design Board n.d.  Box Loose on shelf
Note  BRW Inc.; Wallace Roberts and Todd
Box 2
Anderson Corporations 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Avenue of the Arts 2001  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Awards Night Outline 2000  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Baker Street Station and Plaza 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Brooklyn Center Civic Plaza 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
Box Loose on shelf
Centennial Medallion Sites Design Board n.d.  Box Loose on shelf
Note  MASLA
Box 2
Corporate Complex 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
Box Loose on shelf
Cray Research Corporate Headquarters Master Plan Design Board n.d.  Box Loose on shelf
Note  BRW Inc.
Box 2
D.C. Smith Greenhouse and Conservatory Project 1995; 1996  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Ellison Bluff Headlands 2001  Box 2
Note  Shaun Hamilton
 
Fort Meyers Downtown 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
Box Loose on shelf
Gateway Valley Quarry Reclamation Master Plan 3 Design Boards n.d.  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Hart Howerton LTD
 
Integrating Park and Plaza Design Board n.d.  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Seibold, Ryan
Box 2
Kochi University of Technology 1998  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Lakeland Medical Center 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Larpenter Avenue 1997  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
Box Loose on shelf
Lino Lakes Environmental Planning and Conservation Design Board n.d.  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Brauer and Associates, Ltd.
Box 2
Lino Lakes Handbook for Environmental Planning and Development 2000  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Loring Parks 2000  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Nara Institute for Science and Technology n.d.  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Nokomis East Neighborhood Streetscape Plan 2000  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
Box Loose on shelf
Northeast Area Planning Study Design Board n.d.  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Design Center for American Urban Landscape Team
 
Pleasure Creek Neighborhood Design Board n.d.  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Design Center for Amercian Urban Landscape
Box 2
Quarry Park and Nature Preserve 2000  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Residential house n.d.  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Single Family, Kimber Residence 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Smead Plaza Project 1999  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
St. Anthony Main Garden n.d.  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
Box Loose on shelf
Stearns County Quarry Park and Nature Preserve Design Board n.d.  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Brauer and Associates, Ltd.
Box 2
U of MN Sensory Garden n.d  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
Box Loose on shelf
Wayzata Design Guidelines Design Board n.d.  Box Loose on shelf
Note  BRW Inc.
 
West Bank re/Connections Design Board n.d  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Lipper, Lori
 
Award for Public Landscape Design  
Box Loose on shelf
29th Street Midtown Greenway Planning and Design; Design Board 2001  Box Loose on shelf
Note  SRF Consulting Group, Inc.
 
Award of Excellence  
Box Loose on shelf
Euclid Corridor Transportation Project Cleveland, OH 4 Design Boards 2001  Box Loose on shelf
Note  URS/BRW Inc.
 
Nara Institute for Science and Technology 3 Design Boards 1999  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Bryan Carlson and Ellerbe Becket
 
Award of Excellence for Public Planning  
Box Loose on shelf
Shepard Road Design Concept Design Board 1998  Box Loose on shelf
Note  SRF Consulting Group, Inc.
 
Award Of Excellence- Planning  
Box Loose on shelf
Minneapolis Near Northside Master Plan Design Board 2003  Box Loose on shelf
Note  SRF Consulting Group, Inc.
 
Design Merit  
Box Loose on shelf
Minnesota Orchestra Association Outdoor Amphitheatre Design Board 2002  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Oslund and Assoc.
 
Design Merit Award  
Box Loose on shelf
Medtronic Patent Garden 2 Design Boards 2003  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Oslund and Assoc.
 
Honor Award  
Box Loose on shelf
I-35W Corridor 3 Design Boards 2002  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc.
 
The Pierce Butler Parkway/ Central Corridor Design Board 2001  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Department of Landscape Architecture, University of Minnesota/Lance Neckar
 
Honor Award for Communication and Research  
Box Loose on shelf
Trees and Shrubs for MN Landscapes and Roadsides Design Board 1998  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Minnesota Despartment of Transportation
 
Honor Award for Private Landscape Design  
Box Loose on shelf
Carlson Residence Design Board 2000  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Coen Stumpf and Associates Inc.
 
Honor Award for Private Planning  
Box Loose on shelf
Plan for Downtown Design Board 1993  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Lance M. Neckar, Carole Zellie, Michael Robinson
 
Honor Award for Private/Commercial landscape design  
Box Loose on shelf
Ceridian Corporate Headquarters Design Board 2001  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Hammel, Green, and Abrahamson
 
Honor Award for Public Landscape Design  
Box Loose on shelf
"Habitats" Creative Education Play Area 3 Design Boards 1995  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Suburban Hennepin Regional Park District
 
Honor Award for Public Planning  
Box Loose on shelf
Mound Visions Downtown Revitalization Design Board 1999  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Hoisington Koegler Group, Inc.
 
South Robert Street Redevelopment Design Framework 2 Design Boards 2002  Box Loose on shelf
Note  DSU Inc.
 
Honor Award for Unbuilt Works  
Box Loose on shelf
Fairview Red Wing Peace and Healing Garden 2 Design Boards 2002  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Coen and Partners
 
Garden of Three Planes UC Davis Medical Center Design Board 1999  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Hammel, Green and Abrahamson Inc.
 
Merit Award  
Box Loose on shelf
Landscape Master Plan Design Board 1993  Box Loose on shelf
Note  HGA Landscape Architecture Group
 
Merit Award for Private Design  
Box Loose on shelf
Private Residence, MN 2 Design Boards n.d  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Oslund and Assoc.
 
Merit Award for Private Landscape Design  
Box Loose on shelf
Hidden Lakes Site Amenities Framework Plan 3 Design Boards 2000  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Dahlgren, Shardlow and Uban, Inc
 
Holmen Residence Design Board 1999  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Savanna Designs, Inc.
 
Target Northern Campus Design Board 2002  Box Loose on shelf
Note  HGA Landscape Architecture
 
Merit Award for Private Planning  
Box Loose on shelf
Jackson Meadow 5 Design Boards 1999  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Coen and Stumpf Associates Inc.
 
Merit Award for Public Landscape Design  
Box Loose on shelf
Big Rivers Regional Trail Design Board 1998  Box Loose on shelf
Note  SRF Consulting Group, Inc.
 
Burnsville I35W Bridges 2 Design Boards 2003  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Dahlgren, Shardlow and Uban Inc.
 
Centennial Lakes Park Design Board 1998  Box Loose on shelf
Note  BRW Inc.
 
City of Farmington Downtown Streetscape Project Design Board 2002  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Bonestroo, Rosene, Anderlik and Associates
 
Harriet Island Regional Park, Phase 1 Design Board 2002  Box Loose on shelf
Note  SRF Consulting Group, Inc.
 
Pedestrian Gateway Entrance at Harriet Island Park Design Board 2002  Box Loose on shelf
Note  TKDA
 
Merit Award for Public Planning  
Box Loose on shelf
Aiple Property and Kolliner Park Master Plan 2 Design Boards 1999  Box Loose on shelf
Note  SRF Consulting Group Inc. Thorbeck Architects
 
Heart of the City 3 Design Boards 2000  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Dahlgren, Shardlow and Uban, Inc
 
Larpenteur Avenue Streetscape Master Plan Design Board 1998  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Dahlgren, Shardlow and Uban, Inc
 
Mankato Urban Design Framework Manual 2 Design Boards 2000  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Dahlgren, Shardlow and Uban, Inc
 
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Master Plan 3 Design Boards 1999  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Ellerbe Becket, Nelson Byrd
 
Nokomis East Neighborhood Design Board 2000  Box Loose on shelf
Note  SRF Consulting Group, Inc. Assisted by Kristi Johnson
 
Taylors Falls Strategic Guide Design Board 2001  Box Loose on shelf
Note  Hoisington Loegler Group Inc.
 
Merit Award- Public Planning  
Box Loose on shelf
Avenue of the Arts Design Board 2002  Box Loose on shelf
Note  SRF Consulting Group, Inc.
 
Non-constructed projects  
Box 2
Blake Schools, Hopkins Campus 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
The Payne Residence Garden 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Parks and Recreation  
Box 2
Fox River Park 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Private planning award  
Box 2
Environmental Impact Assessments for Wind Generation Resources 1998  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Public design  
Box 2
Shady Oak Beach 2000  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Public Landscape Design  
Box 2
Harriet Island Regional Park 2000  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Public planning  
Box 2
Central Business District Master Plan 2001  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Hastings Greenway Strategy Overview 2001  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
University of Wisconsin Superior 1999  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Research  
Box 2
Trees and Shrubs for Minnesota 1997  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Unbuilt works  
Box 2
Hudson Fountain 2000  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Urban Design  
Box 2
Calhoun Street Mall 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Sixth Street Station and Plaza 1987  Box 2
Note  Anonymous Submission
 
Business Records  
 
 
Box 1
Address Lists 1996-1997  Box 1
 
Application for Membership 1987  Box 1
 
Awards Banquet; invitations and guests 1997  Box 1
Box 2
Awards Banquets; invitations and guests 1996  Box 2
Box 1
Board Meeting; Minutes, Agenda, Misc. 1987  Box 1
 
Board Meeting; Minutes. Agenda, Treasurer Report 1985-1986  Box 1
 
Design Award Recipients 1997  Box 1
 
Executive Committee and Misc. 1995-1996  Box 1
 
MASLA Awards Banquet 1993  Box 1
 
MASLA Roster 1986-1987  Box 1
 
Meeting Minutes 1992-1994  Box 1
 
Memorandum 1986  Box 1
 
Misc. Above the Falls; Clippings n.d.  Box 1
 
Misc. LARE Study Booklet; Correspondence 1986; 2000  Box 1
 
Treasurer Committee Reports 1992-1994  Box 1
 
Publications  
 
 
Box 1
A Manual for Program Initiation 1986  Box 1
 
LAND Newsletters 1985-1986  Box 1
 
Landscape Architecture Foundation Journal 1986  Box 1
 
MASLA Newsletters 1985-1987  Box 1
 
MASLA Quarterly 1990-1992  Box 1
 
Society for Design Administration  
 
 
Box 1
Chapter Meeting Minutes 1996-1999  Box 1
 
Chapter Meeting Minutes 1999  Box 1
 
The SDA Story 1997/1998  Box 1