Building Reference collection, 1972 - 2004

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Duke University. University Archives
The Building Reference Collection contains files of clippings, images, publications, specifications, and other materials about the Duke University campus, including dormitories, classroom buildings, gymnasiums, stadiums, facilities, statues, and landmarks. Some files include information about the people after whom particular buildings were named. This collection was compiled from a variety of sources by the University Archives for use in reference and research.
3.5 Linear Feet
Materials in English
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University Archives Record Group:
01 -- General Information and University History
01 -- General Information and University History > 11 -- Reference Collections


Acquisition information:
The Building Reference Collection was compiled by University Archives staff from a variety of sources.
Processing information:

Processed by Nancy Perry

Completed 2003

Encoded by Jill Katte, April 2004, June 2006

Updated by Jill Katte, November 2004

Jessica L. Wood, June 2006

Josh Larkin Rowley January 2011

Rules or conventions:
Describing Archives: A Content Standard


Click on terms below to find related finding aids on this site. For other related materials in the Duke University Libraries, search for these terms in the Catalog.

Campus planning -- North Carolina -- Durham
College buildings -- North Carolina
College buildings -- Planning
Clippings (information artifacts)
Duke University. University Archives
Duke University -- History
Duke University -- Buildings
Durham (N.C.) -- History


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Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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[Identification of item], Building Reference Collection, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.