Facilities Management Architectural Drawings, 1914-1983 *JMU Records*

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Summary Information

Repository:
Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University
Title:
Facilities Management Architectural Drawings
Collection No.:
UA 0047
Date:
1914-1983
Extent:
2 folders, 0.5 Cubic Feet
Language of the Material:
English
Abstract:
The Facilities Management Architectural Drawings 1914-1983, are comprised of blue prints, pencil tracings, and linen drawings of various James Madison University buildings, their corresponding mechanical systems, and campus grounds.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [box #, folder #], Facilities Management Architectural Drawings, 1914-1983, UA 0047, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

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Bio/Historical Note

Due to the nature of this collection, a historical note is not applicable. Patrons are encouraged to refer to the bibliography for further historical information pertaining to specific James Madison University campus buildings included in the collection.

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Scope and Content

Facilities Management Architectural Drawings, 1914-1983, are comprised of blueprints, pencil tracings, and linen drawings of various JMU buildings, their corresponding mechanical systems, floor plans, and campus grounds. The collection contains architectural plans of Alumnae Hall, Dormitory #5, Harrisonburg High School (currently Memorial Hall), the Home Economics Building (currently Moody Hall), Miller Hall, the Practice House (currently Varner House), the Students' Building (currently Harrison Hall), and topographic drawings of Madison College. The plans were created on four different surfaces: pencil on linen, ink on linen, pencil on tracing paper, and carbon copy paper.

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Arrangement

The collection is arranged alphabetically by the building name listed on the drawing and then separated by material type. Items that are undersized or of a fragile nature are housed in subfolders.

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Administrative Information

Revision Description

Updated by Selena St. Andre June 2018

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection. Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the James Madison University Special Collections Library to use this collection.

Use Restrictions

Copyright for Official University records is held by James Madison University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library Reference Desk (library-special@jmu.edu).

Acquisition Information

Transferred from JMU's Facilities Management Engineering Department in 2006.

Processing Information

This collection was previously titled: JMU Architectural Drawings Collection, 1914-1983 and numbered FM 2006-1207. In 2018, all rolled drawings were flattened and placed in a map case with the rest of the collection.

Location

Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University

880 Madison DriveMSC 1704Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807library-special@jmu.eduURL: https://www.lib.jmu.edu/special/

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Index Terms

Genre and Form

  • Maps (documents)
  • Blueprints (reprographic copies)

Geographic Name

  • Floor Plans

Subject

  • James Madison University -- History
  • Madison College -- History
  • State Teachers College at Harrisonburg (Harrisonburg, Va.) -- History
  • James Madison University -- Buildings
  • Madison College -- Buildings
  • State Teachers College at Harrisonburg (Harrisonburg, Va.) -- Buildings
  • State Normal School for Women at Harrisonburg (Harrisonburg, Va.) -- Buildings
  • Education, Higher -- Virginia -- Harrisonburg -- History
  • Architecture -- Virginia -- Harrisonburg -- History

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Provenance

The Harrisonburg High School (now Memorial Hall) drawings became property of James Madison University after the university purchased the high school in 2006.

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Bibliography

Dingledine, Raymond C. Madison College: The First Fifty Years, 1908-1958. Harrisonburg, VA.: James Madison University, 1959.

James Madison University. "JMU Centennial Celebration - Major Buildings." Accessed 2010. http://www.jmu.edu/centennialcelebration/major_buildings.shtml.

Jones, Nancy Bondurant. Rooted on Bluestone Hill: A History of James Madison University. Santa Fe and Staunton, Va.: Center for American Places, 2004.

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Collection Inventory

Title/Description Instances
Alumnae Hall, Front Elevation, May 1, 1921

Architect: Charles M. Robinson Material Type: ink on linen

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 1
Dormitory #5, Front Elevation, April 1, 1926

Architect: Charles M. Robinson Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Harrisonburg High School, Smoke Pipe Harrisonburg, undated

Architect: unknown Material Type: tracing, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 1
Harrisonburg High School, Plan Showing the Position of Motor Base, April 26, 1928

Architect: American Heating and Ventilating Company Material Type: tracing, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 1
Harrisonburg High School, Section Thru Fan Room Showing Fresh Air Partition, April 4, 1928

Architect: L. W. L. Material Type: tracing, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 1
Harrisonburg High School, End View Showing Partition in Suspended Ceiling over Vent Shaft, April 27, 1928

Architect: unknown Material Type: tracing, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 1
Harrisonburg High School, Detail Showing Position of Ducts in Plenum Space, undated

Architect: American Heating and Ventilating Company Material Type: tracing, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 1
Harrisonburg High School, Plan of a Six-Stall Urinal, December 23, 1927

Architect: L. W. L. Material Type: tracing, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 1
Home Economics Building, Basement Floor Plan, November 20, 1958

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, First Floor Plan, November 20, 1958

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Second Floor Plan, November 20, 1958

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Front Elevation, November 20, 1958

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Left-Side Elevation; Rear Elevation, November 20, 1958

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Food Laboratory No.1 Layout, undated

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Food Laboratory No. 3 Layout, undated

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Food Laboratory 203, March 28, 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Food Laboratory 203, March 28, 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Food Laboratory 201, March 28, 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Floor Plan Food Lab #201, March 29, 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Food Laboratory 202, March 31, 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Food Laboratory 202, March 31, 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Kitchen 211, October 6, 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Textile Laboratory 109, October 6, 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Related Arts Classroom No. 20, October 10, 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Clothing Laboratory 107, October 10, 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Basement Floor Plan; First Floor Plan; Finish Schedule; Door Schedule, June 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Second Floor Plan; Attic & Roof Plan; etc., June 1960

Architect: Walford and Wright Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Basement Floor Plan, June 19, 1969

Architect: D'earcy P. Davis and Associates, Clyde E. McClintock Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Floor Plan, June 9, 1969

Architect: D'earcy P. Davis and Associates, Clyde E. McClintock Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Equipment & Utility Schedule, June 9, 1969

Architect: D'earcy P. Davis and Associates, Clyde E. McClintock Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Lounge, undated

Architect: unknown Material Type: tracing, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Home Economics Building, Room 210, 212, 213, 217, undated

Architect: unknown Material Type: tracing, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Madison College, Control Surveys and Monuments, March 26, 1940

Architect: Comm. Virginia...Section of Institutional Engineering Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Madison College, Madison College, undated

Architect: Va State Planning Board Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Madison College, Topography, Madison College, April 1, 1940

Architect: Va State Planning Board Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Madison College, Topography, Madison College, April 1, 1940

Architect: Va State Planning Board Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2
Miller Hall, Miller Hall completion - East End; Entrance at Southeast corner of building, March 3, 1983

Architect: Drawn by D.P.D. Material Type: linen, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 1
Miller Hall, Miller Hall completion - East End; Details, March 3, 1983

Architect: Drawn by D.P.D. Material Type: linen, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 1
Miller Hall, Miller Hall completion - East End; Elevation and Section, March 3, 1983

Architect: Drawn by D.P.D. Material Type: linen, pencil

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 1
Practice House, Basement Plan, May 5, 1928

Architect: Charles M. Robinson Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2A
Practice House, First Floor Plan, May 5, 1928

Architect: Charles M. Robinson Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2A
Practice House, Second Floor Plan, May 5, 1928

Architect: Charles M. Robinson Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2A
Practice House, Attic Plan, May 5, 1928

Architect: Charles M. Robinson Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2A
Students' Building, Front and Side Elevation, April 1, 1914

Architect: Charles M. Robinson Material Type: blueprint

Map Case 3 Drawer 2 folder 2