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Campus and Research Slides Collection

Campus and Research Slides Collection

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Campus and Research Slides Collection
Identification: VAC408
Date: ca. 1962-1971
Size/Quantity: 0.2 linear feet (58 images)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Unknown
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:Slides of the Georgia Institute of Technology campus in Atlanta, as well as research projects, and what appear to be slides from a faculty meeting.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains 58 color slides.The largest series, Series 1, contains slides of various campus construction projects, including the Fred B. Wenn Student Center and the Rich Computer Center addition. Series 2 contains slides of various unidentified campus research projects, including the Neely Nuclear Reactor undergoing maintenance. Series 3 consists of several images containing bar graphs and pie charts providing salary and economic data for faculty in the United States, dating mainly from the early 1960s.


Arrangement

The slides in this collection are arranged into three series (ordered chronologically within each series):

SERIES 1. Campus buildings under construction

SERIES 2. Campus research

SERIES 3. Slide show presentation


Index Terms

Color slides.
Georgia Institute of Technology.
Georgia Institute of Technology. Buildings.
Georgia Institute of Technology. Facilities Department. Design and Construction.
Research--Georgia--Atlanta.
School buildings--Design and construction.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite Campus and Research Slides Collection (VAC408), Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.

Provenance

Accession no. 1991.0109.

Processing Information note

Lindsay Resnick processed these visual materials in June 2012.


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: Campus buildings under construction, 1964-1971

Box: 1 Folder: 1
VAC408.001: Possibly corner of Skiles Classroom Building, looking north, January 1964
VAC408.002: Black and white photo of Techwood Theatre and Junior's Grill (132 North Avenue), ca. early 1966
VAC408.003: Unknown building. Possibly not on campus?, September 1966
VAC408.004: Unknown building under construction/renovation. Possibly near some entrance to campus, June 1967
VAC408.005: Campus construction. Pipes and walkways being laid. Van Leer visible in background, June 1967
VAC408.006: Hightower building? Under renovation, June 1967
VAC408.007: Campus construction. Student Center and Skiles Walkway. Skiles classroom building visible, June 1967
VAC408.008: Walkway between Skiles Classroom Building and J.S. Coon Building under construction, October 1967
VAC408.009: Central Campus construction. Hightower building and Bunger-Henry Building visible, October 1967
VAC408.010: View of Central Campus with student center under construction. Van Leer auditorium visible in foreground, February 1968
VAC408.011: Historic district, Harrison Square under construction. Chapin building and smokestack visible, July 1968
VAC408.012: Interior of an empty room. Looks like a bedroom, February 1971
VAC408.013: Interior of an empty room. Looks like a bedroom, February 1971
VAC408.014: Interior of an empty room. Looks like a bedroom, February 1971
VAC408.015: Student Center near end of construction, February 1971
VAC408.016: Student Center near end of construction, February 1971
VAC408.017: Student Center near end of construction, February 1971
VAC408.018: Campus building- Georgia Tech Physical Plant?, February 1971
VAC408.019: Campus construction. Unknown building, February 1971
VAC408.020: Campus construction, possibly a West Campus dorm (Fitten, Freeman, or Montag? All opened in 1972), February 1971
VAC408.021: Campus construction, possibly a West Campus dorm (Fitten, Freeman, or Montag? All opened in 1972)
VAC408.022: Campus construction, Rich Computer Center (new), with Architecture East building visible to left, and old Rich Computer Center visible to right, February 1971
VAC408.023: Campus construction, Rich Computer Center (new), February 1971
VAC408.024: Campus construction, Rich Computer Center annex, with Van Leer and Architecture East visible in background, February 1971
VAC408.025: Campus construction, laying pipes, unknown location, February 1971
VAC408.026: Campus construction, laying pipes, unknown location, February 1971
VAC408.027: Possible future site of Student Athletic Complex? Opened in 1977, February 1971
 

SERIES 2: Campus research, June 1964-November 1970

Box: 1 Folder: 1
VAC408.028: Class or lecture. Men in white shirts and ties, taking notes, June 1964
VAC408.029: Unidentified forest, May 1968
VAC408.030: Unidentified man walking on an unidentified dirt trail through a forest, May 1968
VAC408.031: Unidentified man holding a coil of rope pointing into an unidentified forest, May 1968
VAC408.032: Unidentified dirt trail into a forest, May 1968
VAC408.033: Unidentified dirt trail into a forest, May 1968
VAC408.034: Unidentified dirt trail into a forest, May 1968
VAC408.035: Trees in an unidentified forest, May 1968
VAC408.036: Sign for Georgia Tech Engineering Experiment Station, Lorain, Texas, May 1970
VAC408.037: Unidentified man preparing an experiment, August 1970
VAC408.038: Model of what looks like a small underground train track, August 1970
VAC408.039: Split image of researchers working with water and what looks to be textiles (or meat?!) of some sort, August 1970
VAC408.040: Newspaper clippings about a school bus crash in Alabama, August 27, 1970
VAC408.041: Experiment station set-up with scientific equipment, August 1970
VAC408.042: Unknown object, October 1970
VAC408.043: An unidentified creek or river filled with red dye, October 1970
VAC408.044: An unidentified flooded house, October 1970
VAC408.045: Neely Nuclear Reactor possibly undergoing maintenance, October 1970
VAC408.046: Interior of a badly damaged school bus, October 1970
VAC408.047: X-rays of the hind quarters of an unidentified animal, October 1970
VAC408.048: Reserachers performing surgery or autopsy on an unidentified animal. Labeled "BMRL #3" and "Return to Bob Mason", October 27, 1970
VAC408.049: Researchers preparing for surgery or autopsy of an unidentified mammal. Labeled "BMRL #4", November 4, 1970
 

SERIES 3: Slide show presentation, ca. 1962

Box: 1 Folder: 1
VAC408.050: Pie chart of "Statement of Cash Receipts for Georgia Institute of Technology, for year ended June 30, 1962", ca. 1962
VAC408.051: Bar graph of "Georgia's Ranking among 12 Southeastern States in Personal Income Spent for Higher Education (State Supported Institutions)" (cracked), ca. 1962
VAC408.052: Bar graph of "Comparative Faculty Salaries" nationally, ca. 1962
VAC408.053: Bar graph of "Comparative Faculty Salaries" of Southern universities, ca. 1962
VAC408.054: Bar graph of "estimated 'Lifetime' Income for American men: 1959", ca. 1962
VAC408.055: Bar graph depicting "American College Graduates and Per Capita Income" for different states, ca. 1962
VAC408.056: Bar graph depicting "Why 230 teachers left the profession in June, 1959", ca. 1962
VAC408.057: Bar graph comparing "College enrollment as a percentage of the 18-21 year old population" between the South and the Nation, ca. 1971
VAC408.058: Line graph showing astonishing increases in starting salaries for college engineering graduates from 1900 to 1959, ca. 1962