A Guide to the Center for Civic Activity in the Town of Blacksburg: A Design Competition, 1992-1994 Center for Civic Activity in the Town of Blacksburg: A Design Competition Ms1995-013

A Guide to the Center for Civic Activity in the Town of Blacksburg: A Design Competition, 1992-1994

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Collection Number Ms1995-013


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Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1995-013
Title
Center for Civic Activity in the Town of Blacksburg: A Design Competition, 1992-1994
Physical Characteristics
1.1 cu. ft. 1 folder; 1 oversize
Language
English

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Scope and Content

 A design competition sponsored by American Institute of Architects. Member the town of Blacksburg, Virginia, and the College of Architecture and Urban Studies of Virginia Tech which focused on a new town center. Solicitation of submissions began in 1992 and the winner was decided the following year. Materials include brochures about the competition listing winners, committee members, jurors, calendar, entrants, and competition managers, with the jury report; a poster advertising and soliciting submissions to the competition, a competition site plan showing existing conditions, and articles about the competition in the Fall 2003 edition of Competitions magazine, as well as the Winter 1994 edition of CAUS News. 


Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Blacksburg (Va.)
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Montgomery County (Va.)