Mary Hathaway papers: 1980-2003
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Historic Preservation [series]

The Historic Preservation series documents Mary Hathaway's activities relating to historic preservation, particularly in downtown Ann Arbor. This series is subdivided into the subseries Downtown Historic District Study Committee, Loft Task Force, Historic District Commission, and General. This series contains a good deal of information on notable buildings and districts of Ann Arbor, and will be of particular interest to researchers studying the architectural history of Washtenaw County.

 
Downtown Historic District Study Committee [subseries]

The Downtown Historic District Study Committee subseries contains notes and research material compiled by the committee when researching the viability of creating a series of historic districts in downtown Ann Arbor. This subseries also includes photographs of architectural details in Ann Arbor, as well as a handbook developed by the committee to assist local property owners renovate their property.

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Binder
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General Notes 1981-1982
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Campaign for Historical Districts
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Chronology and General Information
 
Correspondence 1988-1989
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General (2 folders)
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Chamber of Commerce and Merchants' Associations
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Council Members
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Peter Long
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Property Owners
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Planning Commission
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Downtown Handbook Preparation
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Downtown Handbook Final Copy
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Maps
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Meeting Minutes and Notes 1987-1989 (2 folders)
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Photographs
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Slides of Architectural Details in Downtown Ann Arbor
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Proposal and Research 1987-1989
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Report Drafts 1987-1989
 
Loft Task Force 1987-1990 [subseries]

The Loft Task Force files document Hathaway's involvement in this Ann Arbor task force examining potential uses for underutilized space above commercial buildings in downtown Ann Arbor.

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Loft Task Force 1987-1988
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Annual Report 1990
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BOCA Revision 1989
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Clippings 1988-1990
 
Correspondence
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Downtown Development Association 1988
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Friedman 1989
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Property Owners 1988-1989
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Stoll 1975-1989
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Loan Consortium 1989
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Meeting Minutes 1988
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Notes
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Proposal for State Legislation 1989
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Resolutions 1988-1990
 
Historic District Commission 1987-1990 [subseries]
 
General Notes
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Binder 1977-1980
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Notes 1980-1981 (2 folders)
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Notes 1982 (2 folders)
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1990
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Awards Committee 1985-1987
 
General 1977-1991 [subseries]

The General subseries contains files about a number of miscellaneous historic preservation projects Hathaway was involved in from the late 1970s through the 1990s. Included in this subseries is information about the preservation of Ann Arbor's Michigan Theater and the creation of some of the city's first historic districts.

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Ann Arbor Historical Foundation 1980
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Central Fire Station 1978-1979
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Clippings 1988-1989
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Cobblestone Farm 1982
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Correspondence with Will Hathaway 1989
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Division/Ann St./Old Fourth Ward 1977-1983
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Downtown Development Authority Citizens' Council 1990 (2 folders)
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Downtown Studies
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East Liberty Historical District 1988
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How to do Research on Old Houses
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Kempf House 1979
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Landmark Ordinance 1988
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Lively Downtown Task Force 1987-1989
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Michigan Theater Preservation Efforts 1979 (2 folders)
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Old West Side 1977
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Research and Clippings
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State Street and East Liberty Historical Districts 1990-1991
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University of Michigan 1977
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Washtenaw --Hill Historical District 1979-1981