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Georgia Tech Prints and Artwork Collection

Georgia Tech Prints and Artwork Collection

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Georgia Tech Prints and Artwork Collection
Identification: VAC405
Date: 1887-ca. 2007
Size/Quantity: 2.0 linear feet (11 items)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Georgia Institute of Technology. Archives and Records Management.
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:This collection contains prints and published images of Georgia Tech buildings.

Scope and Content Note

Various prints, published images, and other artwork of Georgia Tech buildings comprise this artificial collection created by the Georgia Tech Archives.


Arrangement

This collection is separated into two series: Prints and Publications.


Index Terms

Georgia Institute of Technology. Administration Building.
Georgia Institute of Technology. Buildings.
Georgia Institute of Technology. In art.
Prints.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite Georgia Tech Prints and Artwork Collection VAC405, Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.

Provenance

Accessions: #2002.052, 2006.070, 2006.081, 2006.098, 2006.157, 2006.224, 2007.029, 2007.105, 2008.031, 2009.018.

Processing Information

Mandi D. Johnson processed these visual materials in September 2011.

Accruals

Additional prints or artwork of Georgia Tech and its buildings will be added to this collection and the finding aid updated as needed.


Restrictions

Restrictions: Access

None.

Restrictions: Use

Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.


Other Finding Aids

A print copy of this finding aid is available in the Georgia Tech Archives reading room.


Container List

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SERIES 1: Prints, 1887-ca. 2007

Description

Contains published prints of Georgia Tech buildings and campus.



SERIES 1, Subseries 1: Administration Building, 1887-ca. 2007

Contains images of the earliest building on campus--the Administration Building, also known as the Academic Building or Tech Tower.

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11VAC405-01: Technological School, Atlanta, Ga. Bruce and Morgan Architects [colored print of architects' rendering, appeared in American Architect and Building News, September 17, 1887], 1887
11VAC405-02: Academic Building. Faculty list on back [early flyer or opening day handout?; black and white print of architects' rendering], ca. 1888
11VAC405-03: Academic Building. Watercolor by Anni Moller, #70/1000 [color print], ca. 1990-2007

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21VAC405-04: Academic Building and surroundings. Pencil drawing by Chris McLaughlin, #55/100 [black and white print], ca. 2000-2006



SERIES 1, Subseries 2: Campus Views, 1888-2003

General views of the Georgia Tech campus.

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12VAC405-05: Georgia Institute of Technology, 1885-1975. Sketch by Weheter. Artist's conception of Academic Building, first Shop Building, and power plant [2 copies; black and white print], 1975

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22VAC405-06: Georgia School of Technology. Bird's eye view of campus [color print], ca. 1914

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1VAC405-06 (duplicate): Georgia School of Technology. Bird's eye view of campus [color print]
23VAC405-07: Administration Building, Old Campus, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta. View of Administration Building and campus from North Avenue [color print], ca. 1945-1955
21VAC405-08: Georgia Tech Collage, includes Carnegie Building, Academic Building, and The Varsity. Watercolor by Anni Moller [color print], 2003



SERIES 1, Subseries 3: Individual Buildings, ca. 1910

Views of singular buildings at Georgia Tech.

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13VAC405-09: Whitehead Memorial Hospital [image from unidentified newspaper clipping], ca. 1910
 

SERIES 2: Publications, 1913, and undated

Description

Publications containing artwork depicting Georgia Tech.

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14-5VAC405-10: Sketches of Georgia Tech [3 copies; published prints of sketches; black and white], undated
VAC405-10a: Administration Building, undated
VAC405-10b: Classroom Building for the General College, undated
VAC405-10c: Price Gilbert Memorial Library, undated
VAC405-10d: Joseph Brown Whitehead Memorial Infirmary, undated
16VAC405-11: The Georgia School of Technology, 1888-1913 [publication for 25th anniversary; sepia-toned photographic prints], 1913
1VAC405-11a: Original plant, 1888: Shops Building, Academic Building, 1888
1VAC405-11b: Swann Dormitory and Electrical Building, ca. 1913
1VAC405-11c: Machine and Wood Shop, ca. 1913
1VAC405-11d: Academic Building, ca. 1913

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2VAC405-11e: Panorama of the Georgia School of Technology (Swann Building north to campus and southeast to President's House), ca. 1913
1VAC405-11f: Academic Building and Library, ca. 1913
1VAC405-11g: A. French Textile School and Lyman Hall Laboratory of Chemistry, ca. 1913
1VAC405-11h: Mechanical Engineering Building and Joseph Brown Whitehead Memorial Hospital, ca. 1913
1VAC405-11i: View of Campus: Swann Dormitory, Electrical Building, Shops Building, Academic Building, Carnegie Library, ca. 1913
1VAC405-11j: Rockefeller Y.M.C.A. Building, ca. 1913