Nat'l Clearinghouse for Criminal Justice Planning & Arch. Subj. File, 1969-1985 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 12/2/66
Volume: 32.0 cubic feet
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Description: National Clearinghouse for Criminal Justice Planning and Architecture subject file including correspondence & memoranda (1971-76), state plans (1972-78), project documents, evaluations transcripts. symposium proceedings (1972-76), and academic and non-academic personnel recordsÂ (1972-78) relating to architectural planning; the design of state and local corrections facilities; and correctional guidelines which focused on the examination of prison conditions, inmate psychology, treatment facilities for prisoner, and alleviation of the circumstances that lead to crime.Â This series also includes material relating to the Advisory Board (1974-75); budgets (1974-79); closed to circuit television studies; contracts with the Law Enforcement Assistant Administration for justice, police, courts and juvenile guidelines projects (1970-79); Economic Development Act project certification (1976-77); and personal correspondence of the director Frederic D. Moyer and his associates (1975-79).Â Other correspondence deals with consultants (1972-76), courts, and state and local corrections institutions.Â Projects focused on the examination of state and local facilities, police practices, and prison conditions.Â The National Clearinghouse fo criminal Justice Planning and Architecture was established at the university with the bulk of its funds from the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration.