Guide to the Campus Planning Early Records, 1859-1960

Collection number: UA 4/3/2
Size: 4 boxes (1.32 cu.ft.)

About the Campus Planning Office

The Campus Planning Office manages the use of all the property and buildings on the campus of the University of New Hampshire. This includes the development of the campus master plan, capital planning, facilities and space planning, transportation planning, and design oversight of all University construction. They are also responsible for the construction of new buildings, the buying and selling of land, and the allocation of space for all campus departments. The office's self-stated mission is to deliver the vision of the University leaders and to respond to the needs of individual campus users while preserving and enhancing the character and integrity of the campus.

About the Campus Planning Early Records

This series contains early records from the office of Campus Planning and Real Property Management at the University of New Hampshire.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the University of New Hampshire.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], [Folder], [Box], Campus Planning Early Records, 1859-1960, UA 4/3/2, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

These records were transferred to the archives in July 1994.

Collection Contents

Box 1
Box 1, Folder 11859-1944Benjamin Thompson estate, deeds and papers pertaining to
Box 1, Folder 21918-1919Onderdonk estate
Box 1, Folder 31920-1921Woodlot, Albert DeMeritt Farm report
Box 1, Folder 41922-1923Amazene property, purchase of
Box 1, Folder 51922-1939Foss Farm
Box 1, Folder 61924-1933Madbury Road and Main Street intersection (Durham)
Box 1, Folder 71925Moiles property
Box 1, Folder 81928-1929Auditorium
Box 1, Folder 9ndLuther P. Leith, Charles Wentworth property
Box 1, Folder 101929-1930Building projects
Box 1, Folder 111929-1932New dairy barn
Box 1, Folder 121930-1931W. H. Cowell property
Box 1, Folder 131930-1935New agricultural building
Box 1, Folder 141932-1933Old dairy barn
Box 1, Folder 151932-1940New gymnasium
Box 1, Folder 161933-1935Phair property
Box 1, Folder 171934-1935Lovett, Jasper property
Box 1, Folder 181934-1935Miles property
Box 1, Folder 191935-1936Grant property
Box 1, Folder 201936-1937Common building, alterations to
Box 2
Box 2, Folder 11936-1937Conant Hall, additions to
Box 2, Folder 21937-1939Field house and cage
Box 2, Folder 31938-1940Congreve Hall, additions to
Box 2, Folder 4-71938-1939PWA Docket NH 1095 - Agricultural building
Box 2, Folder 81938-1939Bickford House
Box 2, Folder 9-101938-1939PWA Docket NH 1095 - contract doucuments
Box 2, Folder 111938-1939PWA Docket NH 1053 - gymnasium
Box 3
Box 3, Folder 11938-1939PWA Docket NH 119 - alterations of old gymnasium
Box 3, Folder 21938-1939Library alterations
Box 3, Folder 3-51938-1939PWA Docket NH 1107-F - Library building
Box 3, Folder 61938-1939PWA Docket NH 1118 - Men's dormaitory
Box 3, Folder 71938-1939PWA Docket NH 257-R - Williams Rochester
Box 3, Folder 81938-1939PWA Docket NH 1120 - women's dormitory
Box 3, Folder 91939-1940Dairy barn alterations
Box 3, Folder 101940-1941Proposed armory and military flying field
Box 3, Folder 111944-1945maps
Oversize Box 1
1892-1960Plant Ledger

This ledger documents the final cost of construction and improvements to campus buildings as well as purchases or transfer of land to the University. It appears to have been compiled from a previous "ledger card" accounting system.

Collection

Formats

Legal Papers
Letters & Postcards
Maps
Minutes & Reports
Sketches & Illustrations