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Thomas Mawson Information Sources

Buder, Stanley. Visionaries and Planners [electronic resource]: The Garden City Movement and
the Modern Community.
 Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990.

Edwards, A. T. “A Criticism of the Garden City Movement.” Town Planning Review. (July 1913). 
Vol. 4. P.150-157.

Edwards, A. Trystan. "Á Further Criticism of the Garden City Movement.´Town Planning Review.
(Jan. 1914) Vol. 4, p. 312-318.

Freestone, Robert. “The Internationalization of the City Beautiful.” International Planning Studies.
(2007) Vol 12, no. 1 p. 21-34. Available at: 

Kozub, Mark & Janice. A Calgary Album: Glimpses of the Way We Were. Toronto: Dundum Press,

“Lecture by David Mawson on the Life and Works of His Grandfather Thomas Hayton Mawson 
Landscape Architect and Town Planner.” Transcript. Calgary University, 17th January 1979.

Mawson, Chris. “THOMAS H. MAWSON 1861-1933: An Introduction to his life and work.” Internet.
Website designed and written by Chris Mawson, Thomas Mawson’s great-grandson, in 2002 
et seq. Text and illustrations copyrighted by Chris Mawson 2006. Available at:

Mawson, David. “Thomas H. Mawson 1861-1933. " Landscape Design. (August 1979) Vol. 127, 
p. 30-33.

Mawson, Thomas Hayton. Calgary: A Preliminary Scheme for Controlling the Economic Growth of 
the City.
 T.H. Mawson, 1914?

Mawson, Thomas Hayton. The Art and Craft of Garden Making. Batsford, 1926.

Morrow,Joyce E. Calgary, many years hence : the Mawson report in perspective. Calgary : 
City of Calgary, 1979.

Motherwell, Elizabeth. “Mawson’s Calgary.” Calgary Magazine. January 1970.

Original Contract between the City of Calgary and Thomas H. Mawson
. 27 February 1913. 
City of Calgary City Clerk Records.

Peach, Jack. Thanks for the Memories: More Stories from Calgary’s Past. Saskatoon: Fifth House,

Peterson, Jon. A. The City Beautiful Movement: Forgotten Origins and Lost Meanings." The Journal 
of Urban History
. (August 1976)Vol. 2, no. 4 p. 415-434.

Reade, Charles C. “A Defense of the Garden City Movement.” Town Planning Review. (Oct. 1913) 
Vol. 4 p. 245-251.

Reviving the art of civic design in Calgary : an exhibition of the work of the English landscape 
architect, Thomas H. Mawson, 1861-1933 . 
University of Calgary Library, 1979.

Thurgood, Julian. 'Thomas Hayton Mawson (1861-1933)' Internet. Last updated 20 Jan 2008. Available

“The City Plan—Is it all Really New?.” University of Calgary Gazette. (28 Sept. 1978) p. 2.

Vandermeulen, E. G. “Mawson-A Landscape Architect at the Turn of the Century.”

“Vienna on the Bow.” Calum: The University of Calgary Alumni Magazine. (Jan 1979) Vol 10, no 3. 
p. 4-7.

Zwarun, Suzanne. “Alberta Paris of the Prairies.” Westward. (1979) Vol. 5, no. 3.