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Braman, James D'Orma 1901-1980

Works: 14 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 103 library holdings
Genres: Photographs 
Roles: Author
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Transportation, progress vs. environment by James D'Orma Braman( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

by Seattle (Wash.)( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Files (1969-1974) of director James Braman, together with correspondence, reports, clippings, and other records, relating to the urban renewal project at Pike Place Market, Seattle
Records of the Office of the Mayor by Seattle (Wash.)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The records reflect a wide variety of issues of public interest in the 1960s. Concerns relating to discrimination, open housing, and civil rights are reflected in constituent correspondence. Police Dept. correspondence shows apprehension about the possibility of riots, and other files document the discussion surrounding the Human Rights Commission and its work. Reaction of the public to the 1965 police shooting of an African American, Robert L. Reese, in the Central District, as well as the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is also captured in these records. Transportation is another topic covered in depth in these records. Efforts to improve transportation at the city and state level are documented in the mayor's correspondence regarding the transit system and METRO, parking issues downtown, I-5, the Lake Washington bridges, I-90, the R.H. Thomson Expressway, and downtown transportation planning. Other files in the collection show how the city was preparing for the Century 21 World's Fair in 1962 (for example, with a downtown beautification program and housing regulations). Records from the years following the fair show Seattle Center's transition into a civic campus, with many files relating to specific facilities such as the opera house and the coliseum
Official press book : Seattle World's Fair 1962( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Resume of the financial position of the City of Seattle and verification of need of new revenue by James D'Orma Braman( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Alternative Names
Braman, Dorm, 1901-1980

Braman, James Dorman, 1901-1980

James d'Orma Braman American politician

James d'Orma Braman Amerikaans politicus (1901-)

James d'Orma Braman personnalité politique américaine

James d'Orma Braman polític estatunidenc

James d'Orma Braman político estadounidense

James d'Orma Braman político norte-americano

James d'Orma Braman politico statunitense

James d'Orma Braman políticu estauxunidense (1901–1980)

James d'Orma Braman yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

English (14)