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West Virginia University - buildings - Woodburn Hall.

Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Barbara Howe, Compiler, Photographs of Woodburn Hall Renovation and Jackson's Mill

Collection Number: A&M 3268

Thirty-seven 5 in. x 7 in. color photographs of Woodburn Hall renovation project, West Virginia University, and of Rails to Trails conversion project in northern West Virginia.

Dates: undated

John M. Null, Collector, Photograph Albums of Student Life at West Virginia University

Collection Number: A&M 5164
Scope and Contents Two albums of images of the West Virginia University campus, students, and the surrounding area in the late 1890s. One album contains cyanotypes, the other contains photographs. These albums belonged to WVU student Leonard S. Hall. His name can be found recorded in one of them. Album 1, from the late 1890s, contains 65 cyanotypes of various locations in and around West Virginia University's campus. Subjects include Martin Hall, Woodburn Hall, Agricultural Experiment Station...
Dates: ca. 1895-1900

Robert J. Bennett, Architect, Papers

Collection Number: A&M 5035
Scope and Contents Drawings by architect Robert J. Bennett, A.I.A., of various building projects at West Virginia University. Included are drawings for Knapp Hall (1965), the renovation of the historical buildings of Woodburn Circle in the later 1970s (including Martin, Woodburn, and Chitwood), and drawings for Evansdale Library (1978), among many others. Beginning in the late 1950s and up into the 1980s, architect Robert Bennett, A.I.A. was involved in much design and renovation work at WVU.Large...
Dates: 1955-1986

West Virginia University, Buildings and Grounds, Blueprints and Specifications

Collection Number: A&M 0461
Overview Proposals, plans, and correspondence regarding West Virginia University building projects. Includes specifications for Woodburn Hall (1873) and blueprints for the north wing (1897), specifications for the Evansdale Library (1978), and renovation of Colson Hall (1978). There are also floor plans for Purinton House with a sketch of the exterior (ca. 1905). Other items include maps and drawings pertaining to east Morgantown (1901) and the WVU Campus (1971), and several blank diplomas for...
Dates: 1873-1979; Majority of material found within 1897-1978

West Virginia University, Buildings, Martin, Science, Woodburn, and Library, Architect Records

Collection Number: A&M 2289

Twenty one xerox pages of typescript notes and items located regarding the architects employed by WVU. For planning and supervising the construction of Martin, Woodburn, and Science halls, and the old Library (administration) building.

Dates: 1873-1910

West Virginia University, Woodburn Hall, Correspondence and Newspaper Clippings Regarding Clock Bell

Collection Number: A&M 5250
Content Description

Correspondence and photocopied newspaper clippings regarding the Woodburn Hall clock bell. Charles Scott, the husband of the compiler, found a small wooden ball in the trash at Woodburn Hall in 1957 and believed it to be related to the clock bell. Includes the results of research conducted for the compiler by librarians and others, most notably a letter from a third-generation bellmaker giving a brief history of his family's business.

Dates: 1983, 1999, 2003