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

A Guide to the 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

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

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

War Memorial Hall - addition, 1972. 17, Box