A Guide to the Virginia Tech Buildings Architectural Collection, 1907-2011 (bulk 1953-1996) Virginia Tech Buildings Architectural Collection RG 6/3/2e

Virginia Tech Buildings Architectural Collection, 1907-2011 (bulk 1953-1996)

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number RG 6/3/2e


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Processed by: Jennifer Mitchell, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
RG 6/3/2e
Title
Virginia Tech Buildings Architectural Collection, 1907-2011 (Bulk, 1953-1996)
Physical Characteristics
19 boxes; 13 oversize folders
Creator
Carneal and Johnston
Language
English
Abstract
Collection consists of architectural drawings, blueprints, and floorplans of selected campus buildings located on the campus of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, VA.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Virginia Tech Buildings Architectural Collection must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Virginia Tech Buildings Architectural Collection, RG 6/3/2e, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Virginia Tech Buildings Architectural Collection was completed in June 2011. Additional drawings were transferred from the Art & Architecture Library in December 2011 and added in January 2012. In November 2016, the contents of another existing collection of drawings, primarily of Carol M. Newman Library, were added.


Scope and Content

The collection consists of architectural drawings, blueprints, and floorplans of selected campus buildings located on the campus of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, VA. Dated drawings are from 1907 to 2011, though many are undated. A list of buildings is available in the "Contents List" below.

Arrangement

Collection is arranged in alphabetical order by building name.

Related Material

Carneal and Johnston Architectural Drawings, Ms2001-008. Finding aid available online.

Carneal and Johnston Glass Plate Negatives, Ms2014-016

Separated Material


Index terms

    Subjects:

  • Blacksburg (Va.)
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Montgomery County (Va.)
  • University Archives
  • University History
  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Architectural drawings
  • Corporate Names:

  • Carneal and Johnston

Contents List

Box 1
Agnew Hall
Box 18
Anaerobic Laboratory, 1965
Box 1
Architecture Annex
Box 1
Airport Terminal Facility
Box 1
Architecture/Engineering Infill (proposed), 1986
Box 1
Art and Design Learning Center, 1994, 1996
  • 1994
  • 1996
Box 1
Airport Area Topography
Box 2
Burchard Hall, 1995
Box 3
Cassell Coliseum, 1960
Box 2
Box 4
Cheatham Hall, 1970
Box 5
Cochrane Hall, 1980-1981
Cowgill Hall, 1988, 2002-c.2004
  • Box 2
    Renovation, 1988, 2002
  • Box-Folder 19-8
    Folder 13
    Renovations, c.2004?
Derring Hall, 1966, n.d.
  • Box 6
    Plans, 1966
  • Box 2
    Alterations
  • Folder 7
    Plans
Box 7
Dietrich Hall, 1968
Box 2
Duck Pond/Golf Course Topography
Folder 7
Field Geology Station Plans
Box 18
First Academic Building, 1953
Box 2
Food Processing and Storage Facility, 1985
Box 2
Graduate Housing (proposed), 1979
Hancock Hall, 1986-1987
  • Box 10
    1986
  • Box 8
    Volume 1, 1987
  • Box 2
    Volume 1a, 1987
  • Box 9
    Volume 2, 1987
Box 2
Hillcrest Hall
Box 2
Hutcheson Hall
Box 11
Johnston Student Center, 1988
Box 12
Lane Hall - renovations, 1980
Box 12
Lane Stadium - addition, 1977
Box 12
Box 13
McBryde Hall, 1969
Box 12
Miles Stadium, 1925
Box 18
Off-Campus Student Housing (proposed), 1971
Box 12
Pamplin Hall, 1988
Box 12
Power House, Laundry, Print Shop, 1971-1977
Box 12
Price's Fork Research Station (topography), 1975
Box 12
Price Hall, 1972
Box 14
Payne Hall, 1991
Box 14
Rasche Hall, 1907
Box 14
Randolph Hall, 1972
Box 14
Research and Demonstration Facility, 1989-1992
  • 1989
  • Roof Detail, 1991
  • Phase II, 1992
Box 15
Sandy Hall, 1981
Box 15
Saunders Hall, 1972
Box 15
Seitz Hall
Box 15
Shanks Hall, 1998
Box 15
Slusher Hall, 1971, 1974
Box 15
Smyth Hall, 1973
Box 15
Squires Hall, 1960
Box 15
Squires Student Center-McBryde Hall Walk (proposed)
Box 18
Storage Building, 1934
Box 15
Undergraduate Housing (proposed), 1979
University Libraries, 1951-2011, n.d.
  • Carol M. Newman Library, 1951-2011
    • Folder 5
      Additions and Renovations, 1951-1994
    • Box 12
      September 1953
    • Folder 11
      Plans, June 7, 1971
    • Folder 12
      Plans, January 2, 1973 & Revised June 15, 1973
    • Folder 9
      Plans, January 2, 1973 & Revised March 15, 1978
    • Folder 6
      Furniture Plans, Additions and Renovations, 1973
    • Folder 8
      Laminated Plans, Renovation and Addition, 1973
    • Box 12
      Proposed renovations, 1985
    • Box 12
      Proposed renovation, June 1986
    • Box 12
      Floor plans and proposed renovations
    • Box 3
      Group Study Lounge, Fourth Floor
    • Folder 4
      Lighting Changes
    • Box-Folder 19-7
      Box-Folder 19-9
      Folder 2
      Special Collections Renovations
    • Box-Folder 19-1 to 19-6
      Study Cafe/ Coffee Lounge for First Floor Newman Library
  • Folder 10
    Library Storage Facility
  • Box 12
    Newman Library Plaza
Box 15
Utility Building, 1934
Box 15
Veterinary Medicine Clinic
Box 16
Virginia Tech Bookstore, 1973
Folder 7
Virginia Tech History Musuem
Box 18
Virginia Associated Research Center (VARC), 1964
Historical Note

VARC was an off-campus graduate facility, located in Newport News, Virginia, sponsored by Virginia Tech, the College of William and Mary, and the University of Virginia, in cooperation with the Langley Research Center of NASA. It specialized in applied aerospace research and other basic research in related areas.

Box 17
War Memorial Hall - addition, 1972