Guide to the Patrick Kane Papers, 1967-2002

Patrick Kane C0176


Published by George Mason University Libraries

Contact Information:

Fenwick Library (2FL)

George Mason University

Fairfax, Virginia 22030-4444

USA

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Repository George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections Research Center
Creator Patrick F. Kane
Title Patrick Kane papers
Date 1967-2002
Physical Characteristics 5.0 linear feet (10 boxes)
Abstract The Patrick Kane papers include items related to Patrick Kane's work as a community advisor for planned communities, particularly Reston. The papers include correspondence, plans for the Dulles Corridor Task Force, Reston information and articles from various publications. The collection is organized into one series titled Subject Files and is dated from 1967 to 2002.
Collection number C0176
Language English

Biographical Information

Patrick Kane is a consultant, educator and community advisor addressing planning and community needs in Virginia. He opened his own planning firm KRS Associates in Reston in 1966. Later in 1973 he created the Corporation for Community Development to serve multi-disciplinary projects. Projects he has worked on are Tyson Corner, Downtown in Herndon and Lake Anne area of Reston. He has also served on the Dulles Corridor Task Force, was the first president of the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce, and served on the Board of Directors AHOME.

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Scope and Content

The Patrick Kane papers include items related to Patrick Kane's work as a community advisor for planned communities. The papers include correspondence, plans for the Dulles Corridor Task Force, Reston information and articles from various publications.

Series one is titled Subject Files. The series contains mostly paperwork from Patrick Kane's career. The majority of the papers relate to either Reston or the Dulles Corridor Task Force. Also included are articles from different publications such as The Washington Flyer and The Restonian. The series is contained in boxes 1-10 and is dated from 1967 to 2002.

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Arrangement

Organized into one series.

Series 1: Subject Files, 1967-2002 (Boxes 1-10)

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

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Related Material

Special Collections Research Center holds many other collections on the history and development of Reston, Virginia, as well as other collections that document United States and international planned communities.

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Index Terms

Persons:

Kane, Patrick F.

Corporate Names:

Reston Association.

Geographical Names:

Dulles Toll Road (Va.)
Reston (Va.)

Subjects:

Housing--Virginia--Reston.
Planned communities--Virginia--Reston.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Patrick Kane papers, Collection #C0176, Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Patrick Kane on September 30, 2003.

Processing Information

The Patrick Kane papers were originally attached to the larger Planned Community Archives collection currently in the Special Collections Research Center. In 2009 the documents were removed and organized into a separate collection still housed in the Special Collections Research Center at George Mason University Libraries. The old box and folder numbers are also included as part of the new arrangement.

Processed by Emily Martin in January 2010. EAD markup completed by Emily Martin in January 2010. Seven additional boxes of files processed in April 2012 by Kate Grauvogel.

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Contents List

Series 1: Subject Files, 1967-2002 (3 boxes)
The series contains mostly paperwork from Patrick Kane's career. The majority of the papers relate to either Reston or the Dulles Corridor Task Force. Also included are articles from different publications such as The Washington Flyer and The Restonian.
Box Folder
1 1 A Better Way for Suburbs 1971
1.24
2 A Preliminary Methodology for Attitude Assessment 1966
1.34
3 A Program for Community Action: Sensible Growth 1974
2.18
4 A Straightforward Message From Gulf Oil Real Estate 1980s
3.6
5 Activities, Coleson Cluster 1970s
1.20
6 Affordable Housing Task Force 1989
2.4
7 An Approach to a Humane Environment 1967
1.21
8 Archives Graphics 2001
1.1
9 Bank 2000 of Reston 1987
1.4
10 Basic Elements of a Liveable Community 1990s
2.15
11 Best of Reston 2001
2.10
12 Boomtown 1991-2002
2.8
13 Boomtown Story 1990s
1.19
Box Folder
2 1 By-Laws of the Reston Homeowner's Association 1970
1.17
2 California Design 1990s
1.16
3 California Project 1989-1992
1.7
4 California-Pomona 1994
1.8
5 Campaign Newsclippings 1991
1.9
6 Citizen Involvement 1988
1.10
7 City/Sub-Region Balance 1992
1.11
8 Community Development for High School Students 1988
9 Cost Effectiveness Analysis for Environmental Planning 1994
10 Design Objectives in Urban Renewal Documents 1965
11 Destiny and Travel 1980s
12 Development Corridor Consortium and Press 1990s
13 Directory of Reston Board of Commerce Members 1985-1986
14 Downtown Denver: A Guide to Central City Development 1965
15 Dulles Corridor Planning and Task Force 1993
Box Folder
3 1 Dulles Corridor Planning and Task Force 1990s
1.12
2 Dulles Corridor Rail 1998
1.13
3 Factors Influencing Land Development 1962
1.14
4 Fairfax Center Design Competition 1980
1.15
5 Fairfax County Involvement 1988
1.6
6 Fernie, British Columbia 2002
7 Future Market 1991
1.2
8 General Guidelines for the Preparation and Review of the Architectural and Landscape Features of Site Plans 1987
2.17
9 Housing Policy 1984-1991
2.5
10 Improving the Quality of Urban Life 1966
3.3
11 Index in Papers 1977-1988
2.6
12 Island Walk 1975
1.18
Box Folder
4 1 Joy Comes From Everywhere 1990-1992
1.3
2 Lake Anne Area 1988-1995
1.35
3 Lake Anne 1995
1.37
4 Local Newspapers and Magazines 1980s-1990s
1.39
5 Maintenance, Repair, and Improvements (MRI) Elements 1990s
1.38
6 Mobility in Northern Virginia 1988-1990
1.36
7 Northern Virginia PDC Maps 1980s-1990s
2.20
8 Northern Virginia Planning 1985-1990
3.7
Box Folder
5 1 Pamphlets and Membership Forms 1990-1994
3.8
2 Patrick Kane Press 1970s-2002
2.19
3 Patrick Kane Photographs 1990s
1.40
4 Patrick Kane Press: The Chicago Tribune 1991-1992
2.7
5 Planning for Space undated
2.1
6 Planning for Special Needs 1996
2.2
7 Planning Ideas 1987-1989
2.3
8 Potomac River Public Access Plan 1965
2.12
9 Rail Group: Transit in the Dulles Corridor 1998
3.1
10 Rebuilding Suburbia 1988
3.5
Box Folder
6 1 Recent Sketches: Illustrative Master Plans and Area Plans 1997-1998
3.4
2 Rehabilitation Guide for Residential Properties 1968
3.2
3 Report of the Citizens Committee for the Review of Land Use and Transportation Planning for Fairfax County 1987
1.25
4 Representative Downtown Improvement Projects 1980s
1.26
5 Reston 1982
1.22
6 Reston 1983
2.11
7 Reston 1984
1.23
8 Reston 1985
2.13
9 Reston 1986
1.27
10 Reston Activities and Community 1980
2.16
11 Reston Chamber of Commerce 1997
1.33
12 Reston Evolution 1990-2004
1.32
13 Reston Gateway Design 1990-1998
1.31
14 Reston and Herndon Master Plans 1986-1993
1.30
15 Reston and Herndon Master Plans 1986-1993
1.29
16 Reston and Herndon Master Plans 1986-1993
2.12
Box Folder
7 1 Reston Background 1967-1970
2.14
2 Reston Background 1970-1974
1.5
3 Reston Board of Commerce: Members 1980s
2.9
4 Reston Community Association Meetings, Housing, and Activities 1968-1970
5 Reston Community Association Notes 1969-1977
6 Reston Community Association: Proposals and Miscellaneous 1969-1970
Box Folder
8 1 Reston Community Association 1967-1976
2 Density Control Under the Reston Planned Community Chapter of the Fairfax County Zoning Ordinance 1970
3 Homeowner Association: Consolidation 1970
4 Reston Homeowner Association: Goal Setting 1971
5 Reston Land Use 1976-1985
6 Reston Magazines 1986-1990
7 Reston Master Plan 1988
8 Reston Musings 1991-2004
Box Folder
9 1 Reston Neighborhoods 1982
2 Reston Neighborhoods 1990s
3 Reston Ordinance 1992-1994
4 Reston Sheraton Action 1995
5 Reston Zoning and Planning 1974-1990
6 Reston Zoning for Master Plan 1994
7 Reston: The First 20 Years 1980s
8 Resumes 1980-1990
9 Social Action: The Church and Housing Needs 1967
10 South Park: Los Angeles, California 1985
11 Student Papers 2000
12 Sustainable Enterprise 1988-1993
13 The Florida State Comprehensive Development Element 1976
14 The Growth Management Handbook 1989
Box Folder
10 1 The Problem with Mass Transit 2006
2 The Problems and Science of Human Settlements 1977
3 Tyson's Corner 1990
4 Tyson's Corner Task Force 1992
5 Tysons of Tomorrow 1990-1991
6 Tysons Transportation Association 1989
7 Tysons: Press 1990-1991
8 Tytran Project 1990-1991
9 Tytran Proposal 1989
10 Urban Renewal and Reinvestment 1980s-1990s
11 Virginia Enterprise Zone Application 1990s
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