Philadelphia Center City Plan

Philadelphia Center City Plan

Photo Credit: George Widman for VisitPhilly.com

Liberty State Park

Liberty State Park

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Writings, Interviews, and Lectures

  • View PDFThe Third Philadelphia Plan: The Theoretical Base

    Architecture, October 1988, pp. 74-76.

  • The Physical Form of the City

    The Brookings Institution, Memphis Policy Conference, February 1963.

  • The Leaf and the Stone

    Inaugural Lecture as Henry Luce Professor of Architecture, Urbanism and History, New York University, October 5, 1989.

  • Cities in Our Future. United Nations Center for Human Settlements

    Island Press: Washington DC, 1996.

  • View PDFA New Age of City Building Is Forcast at U.N's Habitat II Conference

    Architectural Record, August, 1996.

  • View PDFMetropolis Unbound: The Sprawling American City and the Search For Alternatives

    American Prospect, November/December, 1997.


  • View PDFPlanning For People

    Fenton, John, Princeton Alumni Weekly, November 16, 1971, pp. 10-11.

  • View PDFThe Fall and Rise Of Main Street

    Huxtable, Ada Louise, The New York Times, May 30, 1976.

  • The Death and Life of Great American Cities

    Jacobs, Jane, New York: Random House, 1962, p. 396.

  • Penn’s Great Town

    Tatum, George B., Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1960, p. 205.

  • Campus, An American Planning Tradition

    Turner, Paul V., Cambridge: M.I.T. Press, 1984.


  • Visit LinkLiberty State Park: Master Plan

    By Geddes Brecher Qualls Cunningham for the State of New Jersey, Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1979.

  • AlexanderPolder Invitational

    Architecture International Rotterdam, sponsored by the Municipality of Rotterdam, Netherlands, 1997.