Otto G. Schaffer Papers, 1909-1965 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 12/4/22
Acquired: 6/70; 4/5/82
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
Available for use at:
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Description: Papers of Otto George Schaffer (1886-1970), professor of landscape architecture (1926-1954) including correspondence (1909-65) relating to landscape architecture, roadside tree plantings (1928, 1933), the arboretum and president's house (1931-32), the College of Fine and Applied Arts (1929-32) and the Bureau of Municipal Planning (1933-38); a sabbatical leave report (1937); American Society of Landscape Architects election certificates as member and fellow (1928, 1943); a retirement citation from landscape architecture faculty (1954) and a Lake Forest College distinguished service citation (1964).