Fathy, Hassan. A Memorandum To Dr. Tharwat Okasha Regarding The Model Village Of Gourna. 7 Apr. 1969. Hassan Fathy Archives. Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Geneva, Switzerland.
Written to: Dr. Tharwat Okasha, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Culture; and the Governor of Gouna
Date: April 7, 1969
In this memorandum, Fathy delivers a proposition for the necessary repairs and renovations required for the Model Village of Gourna. The memorandum also includes provisions for finding the best ways possible to utilize the experience from the project and its construction after its renovation. The document also includes an itemized list of work to be done in the new construction, including the estimated costs of each task. Attached to the document is also a separate correspondence to the Governor of Gourna in reference to renovations for a permanent exhibition for traditional Bedouin crafts and arts, an open theater, and other structures as indicated by the Ministry of Tourism.