A Guide to the Kathleen Cruise Architectural Paper, 1964-1995 Cruise, Kathleen, Architectural Papers Ms#

Kathleen Cruise Architectural Paper, 1964-1995

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Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1999-001
Title
Kathleen Cruise Architectural Papers, 1964-1995
Physical Characteristics
8 Cubic Feet 8 boxes; 1 oversize
Creator
Cruise, Kathleen
Language
English
Abstract
The Kathleen Cruise Architectural Papers concentrate on her work for Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) in San Francisco, 1964-1995.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Kathleen Cruise Architectural Papers, Ms1999-001 - Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Kathleen Cruise Architectural Papers were donated to Special Collections in 1999.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Kathleen Cruise Architectural Papers commenced and was completed in 1999.


Biographical Information

Kathleen Cruise is an architect and general contractor in San Francisco, California. She earned an MBA from Golden Gate University (1982), and a Bachelor of Architecture from Virgina Polytechnic Institute and State University, (1970).

She is an opinion-leading expert in sustainable approaches to the built environment with a specialization in energy. Kathleen has over 35 years of successful accomplishments with a track record of balancing environmental responsibility with sound business practices. She achieves outstanding results in all phases of facilities management from award winning design to expert real estate management.

Representative projects include: PG&E's Energy Center; East Geysers Administration Center, Golden Gate Regional Headquarters and the San Rafael, Garberville and Geyserville Service Centers. Cruise was a loaned executive from PG&E to the Department of Energy for the Greening of the White House Project; Manager of Utilities for Stanford University; Principal, Program Development for Proven Alternatives; Program Manager, Real Estate and Facilities with the Microsoft Corporation and is currently Director of Facilities Management at Fort Mason in San Francisco.

Scope and Content

The Kathleen Cruise Architectural Papers concentrate on her work for Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) in San Francisco, 1964-1995.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged chronologically with the undated material last.

Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • International Archive of Women in Architecture (IAWA)
  • Women -- History

Contents List

Box-Folder 1
1
Letters to Mr. Edward Reynolds about the high energy accelerator, 1964
Box-Folder 1
2
Cruise's early work, 1964-1970
Box-Folder 1
3-4
Specifications for the hospital building at the San Francisco Medical Center (2 folders), 1970
Box-Folder 1
5
Work for a thesis on surfboard factory design, 1970
Box-Folder 1
6
List of inspector special reports, 1971-1974
Box-Folder 1
7
Inspector special reports for the San Francisco Medical Center, 1972-1973
Box-Folder 1
8
Jansen House project, 1975
Box-Folder 1
9
Miscellaneous notes by Cruise, 1976
Box-Folder 1
10
Specifications for alterations of the Junior Academy and Docent Offices of the California Academy of Sciences, 1977
Box-Folder 1
11
Information about the California Academy of Sciences Junior Academy and Docent Offices alterations, 1977-1978
Box-Folder 1
12
Ceiling drawing for the California Academy of Sciences Junior Academy and Docent Offices, 1978
Box-Folder 1
13
Inspector's special reports for the California Academy of Sciences Junior Academy and Docent Offices, 1978
Box-Folder 1
14-15
Inspection memos for the California Academy of Sciences Junior Academy and Docent Offices (2 folders), 1978
Box-Folder 1
16
Sheet metal submittal literature for the California Academy of Sciences Junior Academy and Docent Offices, 1978
Box-Folder 1
17
Motor vessel Santa Rosa renovation project, 1978
Box-Folder 1
18
Cruise's appointment book, 1978
Box-Folder 1
19
Project manual for the Santa Rosa ferryboat restoration, reconstruction, and renovation, 1979
Box-Folder 2
1
Certificate of membership of the Construction Specifications Institute and a copy of their code of ethics, 1979
Box-Folder 2
2
Programming workbook-Shasta Division, 1979
Box-Folder 2
3
Department of Engineering Research-San Ramon-Pacific Gas and Electric Company, 1979-1980
Box-Folder 2
4
Slides, photos, and descriptions of the Energy Expo-Pacific Gas and Electric Company, 1980
Box-Folder 2
5
North Bay Division, Marin District--master plan study, 1980
Box-Folder 2
6
Revised Cascade District consolidation study, 1980
Box-Folder 2
7
San Rafael service center site--photos and negatives, 1980
Box-Folder 2
8
San Francisco service center--photos and negatives, 1980
Box-Folder 2
9
Specifications for structural strengthening in the Humbolt division office building, 1980
Box-Folder 2
10
Pacific Gas and Electric company documents, 1980-1981
Box-Folder 2
11
Photos of Lake Port service center, 1981
Box-Folder 2
12
Blueprint reading training course taught by Cruise, 1981
Box-Folder 2
13
Slides of storage unit remodeling, 1981
Box-Folder 2
14
Coursework for a writing clinic--San Francisco, California, 1981
Box-Folder 2
15
Master plan study for the San Francisco division of Pacific Gas and Electric, 1981
Box-Folder 2
16
Final grades for MBA courses at Golden Gate University, 1981
Box-Folder 2
17
North Bay division Healdsburg service center study, 1981
Box-Folder 2
18
Specifications for construction of the Cascade district office, 1981
Box-Folder 2
19
Specifications for construction of the Cascade district office (revision 1), 1981
Box-Folder 2
20
Sugar house--photos and negatives, 1981
Box-Folder 2
21
Slides of Cascade district office, 1981-1983
Box-Folder 2
22
Paper written by Cruise for EM 205, 1982
Box-Folder 2
23
Presentation about Pacific Gas and Electric for a course (EM 245), 1982
Box-Folder 2
24
Project manual for the remodel of the garage shops building and enclosed storage--San Francisco service center, 1982
Box-Folder 2
25
Project manual for construction of Machine Shop expansion and Foreman's offices--Humbolt Bay power plant, 1982
Box-Folder 2
26
Project manual for construction of Hydro office expansion--Burney service center, 1982
Box-Folder 2
27
Slides of the San Francisco service center, 1982
Box-Folder 2
28
Scope of work for the proposed San Rafael service center, 1982
Box-Folder 2
29
Preliminary visual study and background report for proposed Healdsburg service center, 1982
Box-Folder 2
30
Photos of Humbolt Bay power plant machine shop remodeling, 1982
Box-Folder 2
31
Photos of Cascade district office, 1982
Box-Folder 2
32
Project manual for construction of machine shop expansion and Foreman's offices Humbolt Bay power plant, 1982
Box-Folder 2
33
Energy efficiency documents, 1982
Box-Folder 2
34
Slides of Coast Valleys division presentation, 1982
Box-Folder 2
35
Cascade district office--Slides, 1982
Box-Folder 2
36
Healdsburg service center--Slides, 1982
Box-Folder 2
37
Petawma office (old)--Photos and negatives, 1982
Box-Folder 2
38
Burney service center hydro-office extension--Photos, 1982
Box-Folder 2
39
Humbolt Bay power plant machine shop remodel--Photos, 1982
Box-Folder 2
40
Cascade district office--Photos and negatives, 1982
Box-Folder 3
1
Articles about Beverly Willis, 1982-1983
Box-Folder 3
2
Slides of San Francisco division and district relocation, 1982-1983
Box-Folder 3
3
Information for construction in Bodega Bay, California, 1982-1983
Box-Folder 3
4
Documents concerning firesprinklers in the Western Addition Cultural Center, 1983
Box-Folder 3
5
Town School for Boys' "Fun Run" paperwork, 1983
Box-Folder 3
6
Proposal from Willis and Associates Inc. for architectural services for the East Geysers Administration Center, 1983
Box-Folder 3
7
Proposal from MBT Associates for architectural services for the East Geysers Administration Center, 1983
Box-Folder 3
8
Proposal from Roland/Miller/Associates for architectural services for the East Geysers Administration Center, 1983
Box-Folder 3
9
Proposal from Pflueger Architects for architectural services for the East Geysers Administration Center, 1983
Box-Folder 3
10
Project manual for the site work construction for the Geysers Administration Center and the Satellite Administration Center, 1983
Box-Folder 3
11
San Francisco division A.C.D.S. unit--slide presentation, 1983
Box-Folder 3
12
Specification for site preparation, road realignment, and related work for Geysers Satellite service center at Geysers power plant, 1983
Box-Folder 3
13
Photos and negatives of Geysers Satellite service center, 1983
Box-Folder 3
14
Cruise's resume, 1983
Box-Folder 3
15
New furniture, 1983
Box-Folder 3
16
Pacific Gas and Electric East Geysers Administration Center Architectural Program--Sonoma County, California, 1983
Box-Folder 3
17
Pacific Gas and Electric East Geysers Administration Center Interview notes--Sonoma County, California, 1983
Box-Folder 3
18
Slides of Burney service center, 1983
Box-Folder 3
19
Slides of Petaluma office opening, 1983
Box-Folder 3
20
Slides of East Geysers Administration Center grading, 1983
Box-Folder 3
21
Pacific Gas and Electric Energy management manual, 1983
Box-Folder 3
22
Cascade district service center--Job estimate, 1984
Box-Folder 3
23
Work done for Sharon Lindeman, 1984
Box-Folder 3
24
Biographical Information, 1984
Box-Folder 3
25
Economic feasibility study--Customer service office for Garberville, 1984
Box-Folder 3
26
San Bruno office--Photos, 1984
Box-Folder 3
27
Tutorial on CADD in the building process, 1984
Box-Folder 3
28
Tutorial on effective CADD administrative management techniques, 1984
Box-Folder 3
29
Tutorial on effective CADD production management techniques, 1984
Box-Folder 3
30
Tutorial on CAE and the design process: the use of 3-dimensional graphics, 1984
Box-Folder 3
31
Proposal from CH2M Hill for architectural and engineering services for the Cascade service center, 1984
Box-Folder 3
32
Project manual for the East Geysers Administration Center, 1984
Box-Folder 3
33
Building department conference--Preparation of job estimates, 1984
Box-Folder 3
34
North Bay division--Geyserville service center study, 1984
Box-Folder 3
35
San Rafael service center specifications, 1984
Box-Folder 4
1
Specification for phase II remodelin of the San Francisco service center, 1984
Box-Folder 4
2
Request for proposal for architectural/engineering services for the Cascade service center, 1984
Box-Folder 4
3
Proposal from Pflueger Architects for San Francisco service center master plan, 1985
Box-Folder 4
4
Leased office facilities, 1985
Box-Folder 4
5
Cross-section of management women luncheons, 1985-1986
Box-Folder 4
6-8
Diablo Canyon Power Plant site master plan--Volumes 1-3 (3 folders), 1986
Box-Folder 4
9
Phased Developmental Master Plan for San Francisco division-- phase I report, 1986
Box-Folder 4
10
Specification for underground transmission storage facility--Martin substation, 1986
Box-Folder 4
11
Proposal from ROMA Design Group for the San Francisco service center master plan, 1986
Box-Folder 4
12
Traffic master plan final report for San Francisco division consolidation project, 1986
Box-Folder 4
13
Phase I report on San Francisco division master plan, 1986
Box-Folder 4
14
Diablo Canyon Power Plant--I+C/Telecommunications/Medical facility, 1987
Box-Folder 4
15
Note and old photo of Geyserville service center site, 1987
Box-Folder 4
16
California Architect Licensing Exam, 1987
Box-Folder 4
17
Notice of job opportunity as Senior Architect with the County of San Francisco, 1987
Box-Folder 4
18
Group leader responsibilities, 1987-1988
Box-Folder 4
19
Diablo Canyon Power Plant I+C/Telecommunications/Medical facility plans and specifications, 1988
Box-Folder 4
20
Request for proposal for design and construction services of the liquid storage warehouse and gas cylinder storage structure--Diablo Canyon Power Plant, 1988
Box-Folder 4
21
Specifications for the Second floor of the Administration building-- Diablo Canyon Power Plant, 1988
Box-Folder 4
22-24
Revisions of the Diablo Canyon Power Plant site master plan-- Volumes 1-3 (3 folders), 1988
Box-Folder 5
1
OWA Mid-Career Retreat, 1989
Box-Folder 5
2
Design changes for Diablo Canyon Power Plant, 1989
Box-Folder 5
3-6
Nuclear power systems training guide (4 folders), 1989
Box-Folder 5
7
Design Criteria memorandum for a document storage facility at the Diablo Canyon Power Plant, 1989
Box-Folder 5
8
Diablo Canyon Power Plant Intake structure maintenance facility, 1989
Box-Folder 5
9
Nuclear engineering manual training handout, 1989
Box-Folder 5
10-13
Nuclear power plant systems manual (4 folders), 1989
Box-Folder 5
14-16
Diablo Canyon Power Plant monthly status reports (3 folders), 1989-1990
Box-Folder 5
17
Specification for containment coatings--Diablo Canyon Power Plant, 1990
Box-Folder 5
18
Customer Technology Center manual, 1990
Box-Folder 5
19
Potential user's interest in Pacific Gas and Electric commercial lighting center, 1990
Box-Folder 6
1
Nuclear power generation--Business Plan, 1990-1994
Box-Folder 6
2
Project manual for the Customer Technology Center, 1991
Box-Folder 6
3
October progress report for the Pacific Energy Center, 1991
Box-Folder 6
4-6
Pacific Energy Center project folder (3 folders), 1991
Box-Folder 6
7-9
Pacific Energy Center project development report (3 folders), 1991
Box-Folder 6
10
Pacific Energy Center education opportunities, 1991
Box-Folder 6
11
Pacific Energy Center grand opening media coverage, 1991
Box-Folder 6
12
Pacific Energy Center opening day television spots, 1991
Box-Folder 6
13
Building permit for the Customer Technology Center's energy efficiency offices, 1991
Box-Folder 6
14
Pacific Gas and Electric energy efficiency services memoranda, 1992
Box-Folder 6
15
5th annual California Women in Environmental Design conference-- Santa Monica, California, 1992
Box-Folder 6
16
"The Energy Challenge" Video, 1992
Box-Folder 6
17
Information about Presidio of San Francisco, 1992-1993
Box-Folder 6
18
Proposals to perform the annual audit for the San Francisco chapter of the AIA, 1993
Box-Folder 7
1-3
Memos and letters about the AIA Board of Directors (3 folders), 1993
Box-Folder 7
4
Literature from the 6th annual California Women in Environmental Design conference--San Diego, California, 1993
Box-Folder 7
5
"Design=Leadership" a California Women in Environmental Design publication, 1993
Box-Folder 7
6
Earth Day address by President Bill Clinton, 1993
Box-Folder 7
7
Documents of the AIA San Francisco chapter, 1994
Box-Folder 7
8
National Institute of Standards and Technology's Green Building conference itenerary--Gaithersburg, Maryland, 1994
Box-Folder 7
9
Energy Retrofit program report--Stanford University Utilities department, 1994
Box-Folder 7
10
AIA California council board book, 1995
Box-Folder 7
11
Miscellaneous photos, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
12
Video titled "Trade Ally Connection", n.d.
Box-Folder 7
13
Awards and accolades, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
14
Job descriptions for Pacific Gas and Electric, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
15
Resumes of Cruise, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
16
Personnel folder of Cruise, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
17
Cruise's company stationary and business cards, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
18
Personalized stationary and business cards from Pacific Gas and Electric, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
19
Rendering of the Cascade district office, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
20
Tape measure from Pacific Gas and Electric, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
21
"Planning and Scheduling Made Easy"--seminar by Battelle Pacific Northwest Laboratories, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
22
Napa office--photos, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
23
East Geysers model photos, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
24
Potrero power plant women's washroom--Photos and negatives, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
25
Miscellaneous photos and negatives, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
26
Potrero power plant women's locker room--Photos and negatives, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
27
Slides of East Geysers service center, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
28
Garberville slide presentation, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
29
Photo of Cruise, n.d.
Box-Folder 7
30
Biographical Information, 2001
Box-Folder 8
1
Contract documents for the construction of Southeast Water Pollution Control Plant expansion, 1977
Box-Folder 8
2
Model of the Shasta/Cascade office, 1980
Box-Folder 8
3
Transparencies for a blueprint reading class taught by Cruise, 1981
Box-Folder 8
4
Cascade district office drawings, 1981
Box-Folder 8
5
Diablo Canyon Power Plant--I&C/Telecommunications/Medical facility drawings, 1988
Box-Folder 8
6
Miscellaneous photo, n.d.
Folder 1
Maine Avenue Apartments (1 drawing), 1967
Folder 1
Alterations of the Junior Academy and Docent offices of the California Academy of Sciences (14 drawings), 1977-1978
Folder 1
Second floor of the Administration building--Diablo Canyon Power Plant (39 drawings), 1985-1988
Folder 1
Liquid Storage Warehouse--Diablo Canyon Power Plant (15 drawings), 1986-1988
Folder 1
I&C/Telecommunications/Medical facility--Diablo Canyon Power Plant (17 drawings), 1988
Folder 1
Turbine Generator Equipment Warehouse--Diablo Canyon Power Plant (5 drawings), 1988
Folder 1
Sandblast and Spray Paint facility--Diablo Canyon Power Plant (25 drawings), 1989
Folder 1
Buchanan House Apartments (2 drawings), n.d.
Folder 1
Proposed Neal Residence (1 drawing), n.d.