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Olympic Aquatic Center architectural drawings

Olympic Aquatic Center architectural drawings

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Olympic Aquatic Center architectural drawings
Identification: VAD300
Date: 1994-1995
Size/Quantity: 6.48 cubic feet (three flat file drawers)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart. , Stanley, Love-Stanley, P.C. (Architectural firm).
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:The Olympic Aquatic Center architectural drawings include overall plans, detailed section drawings, elevations, and schedules for the electrical, plumbing, and materials of this building.

Biographical/Historical Note

Stanley, Love-Stanley, P.C. was founded in 1978 by principal architects William J. Stanley III and Ivenue Love-Stanley, both of whom were trained at the College of Architecture at the Georgia Institute of Technology. The second largest African-American architectural practice in the South, the firm has been involved in numerous commercial, medical, educational, recreational, and religious projects in the Atlanta area, including the New Horizon Sanctuary at Ebenezer Baptist Church and the Olympic Aquatic Center on the campus of Georgia Tech.

Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart, an Atlanta-based design firm founded in 1979, provides services for a wide variety of project types, including corporate, commercial, residential and educational. In addition to the head office in Atlanta, the firm has branches in North Carolina, Florida, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, and China.


Scope and Content Note

The Olympic Aquatic Center drawings were produced between May 18, 1994 and November 27, 1995, from the combined partnerships of Stanley, Love-Stanley, P.C. and Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart. These drawings entail specifics for both assembly and disassembly of the Aquatic arena that was used for the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. Included in the collection are overall plans, detailed section drawings, elevations, and schedules for the electrical, plumbing, and materials of this building. Study documents and stadium seating diagrams are also included.


Arrangement

Arranged by drawing series, in original order.


Index Terms

Aquatic sports facilities--Georgia--Atlanta.
Architectural drawings (visual works).
Georgia Institute of Technology. Buildings.
Olympic Games (26th : 1996 : Atlanta, Ga.).
Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart.
Stanley, Love-Stanley, P.C. (Architectural firm).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite [Title of Drawing, Folder Title], Olympic Aquatic Center Architectural Drawings (VAD300), Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.

Provenance

Donated by the Campus Recreation Center in September 2006 (accession number: 2006.206).

Processing Information

Travis Hampton and Christine de Catanzaro processed these drawings in November 2006.

Revisions to Finding Aid

April 2010:
  • Finding aid imported into Archivists' Toolkit.

  • 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.


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    7c8Site plans - A1 Series, May 18, 1994; November 17, 1995
     

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    7c9Architectural site demolition plans - A2 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c10Floor plans - A3 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c11Stadium pool deck level plans - A4 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c12Stadium elevations - A5 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c13Water polo sections - A6 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c14Stair and ramp plans - A9 Series, May 18, 1994; November 17, 1995
     

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    7c15Partial plans - A10 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c16Stadium interior elevations - A11 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c17Pool deck paving plan - A12 Series, December 15, 1994
     

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    7c18Door schedule and specifications - A13 and SP Series, May 18, 1994; November 27, 1995
     

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    7c19Polo pool plumbing - P3 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c20Electrical plans - E1 Series, May 18, 1994; November 17, 1995
     

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    7c21Pool deck electrical - E3 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c22Pool deck cable - E4 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c23Electrical schedules - E5 Series, May 18, 1994; November 27, 1995
     

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    7c24Electrical drawings - E9 Series, May 18, 1994; November 27, 1995
     

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    7c26Olympic use plans - C1 Series, May 18, 1994
     

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    7c25Olympic use demolition plans - C2 Series, May 18, 1994