UR.10.011 Campus expansion program records, 1947-1983

Campus expansion program records 1947-1983UR.10.011

Summary Information

Title
Campus expansion program records
Inclusive Dates
1947-1983
Extent
0.33 Cubic feet
Extent
1 box
Call Number
UR.10.011
Language
English
Finding Aid Prepared By
Finding aid prepared by Laura Bees (2019)
Repository
W. W. Hagerty Library 3300 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 215.895.6706 archives@drexel.edu

Preferred Citation

Campus expansion program records (Collection UR.10.011), Drexel University Archives.

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation

Campus expansion program records (Collection UR.10.011), Drexel University Archives.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Blueprints

Subject(s)

  • Campus planning
  • Community development, Urban--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
  • Drexel Institute of Technology--Buildings
  • Drexel Institute of Technology--Development
  • Drexel University--Buildings
  • Drexel University--Development
  • Fund raising

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Scope and content note

This collection contains building plans and proposals, booklets, memos, and newspaper articles on various Drexel University campus expansion and development programs from 1947 to 1983. Arranged chronologically.

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Related Materials

Related material

Buildings and campus reference collection (Collection UR.10.003), Drexel University Archives.

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Collection Inventory

BoxFolder

Areas to be considered as separate building units 1947 

11

Drexel reveals expansion plan costing 5 million, clipping 1947 October 26 

12

Facing the future: Development plans for a great industrial university, booklet 1947-1948 

13

Proposal to secure additional space for Library and to improve the operation of cafeteria facilities 1948 

14

Now is the Time, booklet 1949 

15

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Alumni section of the Drexel expansion program 1949-1950 

16

Drexel splits its seams, clipping and map 1951 

17

An essential factor, booklet 1951 November 

18

Progress report memo, Student cafeteria and faculty dining clubs expansion brochure 1952 

19

Drexel expansion newspaper clippings 1953, 1956-1957 

110

$20 Million, 13-Year Expansion Plan Is Announced by Drexel Institute 1953 

Give Us the Tools, booklet 1954 

111

Redevelopment in the Drexel area, booklet 1957 May 

112

20061900003 1957 

Frederic C. Wood consulting engineer proposal and memo 1959 July 

113

Space and dollars: An urban university expands, booklet 1960 

114

20061900004 1960 

Efficient operation and economical expansion of undergraduate teaching facilities of urban universities, case study 1960 May 1 

115

20061900005 1960 

Expansion fundraising booklets 1961   5.0 volumes

116

A Look At Tomorrow 1961 

Drexel develops a supercampus, clipping 1963 

117

The tax discount on educational gifts, booklet 1964 

118

Building program for the addition to the Activities Center 1968 June 5 

119

Report to the Redevelopment Authority of Philadelphia 1973 

120

Report to the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Philadelphia April 2, 1973 

The Samuel P. Mandell Theater circa 1973 

Correspondence from Harold M. Myers to Lynne M. Abraham 11 April 1973 

Correspondence from Lynne M. Abraham to Harold M. Myers 14 March 1973 

Correspondence from Lynne M. Abraham to Harold M. Myers 26 March 1973 

Correspondence from Harold M. Myers to Lennox L. Moak 24 October 1973 

Campus Development Map 1973 

Creese Student Center Complex floor plans 1975 

121

Profile of the new Drexel campus: The future is here, campus publication clippings 1978-1979 

122

Recognition: Honor roll of annual gifts, cover page 1983 

123

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