Wayne Taylor Papers 1954-1978

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Creator
Taylor, Wayne Erwin
Size
2 linear feet (1 oversized flat box, 1 box)
Call number
MC 00635

The Wayne Taylor Papers include Taylor's student research and design Portfolio when he was a 5th year architecture student at the NC State University School (now College) of Design. Some of his work includes collaborations with Argentinian architect and educator Horacio Caminos. The collection includes some working files for when Taylor worked on design projects. Some of his work included projects with Dick (Richard Chevalier) Bell, such as the Watergarden project.

Wayne Taylor (1931-) is Professor Emeritus of the College of Design at N.C. State University. Taylor attended North Carolina State College where he graduated with a degree in Architecture in 1958. He taught at the School (now College) of Design until his retirement in 1994. Taylor has exhibited numerous paintings, drawings and graphic works during his career. He has also designed and built several homes and small buildings. Taylor has won awards and purchase prizes for his work including the prestigious Rome Prize in 1960.

Biographical/historical note

Wayne Taylor (1931-) is Professor Emeritus of the College of Design at N.C. State University. Taylor attended North Carolina State College where he graduated with a degree in Architecture in 1958. He taught at the School (now College) of Design until his retirement in 1994. Taylor has exhibited numerous paintings, drawings and graphic works during his career. He has also designed and built several homes and small buildings. Taylor has won awards and purchase prizes for his work including the prestigious Rome Prize in 1960.

Scope/content

The Wayne Taylor Papers include Taylor's student research and design Portfolio when he was a 5th year architecture student at the NC State University School (now College) of Design. Some of his work includes collaborations with Argentinian architect and educator Horacio Caminos. The collection includes some working files for when Taylor worked on design projects. Some of his work included projects with Dick (Richard Chevalier) Bell, such as the Watergarden project.

Arrangement

This collection contains two series: 1) Research and Design Portfolio and 2) Design Project Files. All folders are arranged as received.

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Copies of digital files may be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Wayne Taylor Papers, MC 00635, Special Collections Research Center, NC State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of Wayne Taylor, 2017 (Accession 2017.0324)

Processing information

Processed by: Gwynn Thayer, 2018 October; machine-readable finding aid created by: Gwynn Thayer, 2018 October.

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The collection is organized into two principal series:

Research and Design Portfolio 1954-1958

This series contains a research design portfolio and slides. Some materials include the work of Horacio Caminos during Taylor's 5th year in Architecture at the School of Design.

Oversize flat box 1
Design Project Files 1974-1978

This series includes some working files for when Taylor worked on design projects. Some of his work included projects with Dick (Richard Chevalier) Bell, such as the Watergarden project.

Box 2
Appalachian State University 1978 June 02
Box 2, Folder 1
Barrier Free 1978 October 11
Box 2, Folder 2
Bell-Smith 1977 February 14
Box 2, Folder 3
Bell-Watergarden 1976
Box 2, Folder 4
Bicentennial Plaza 1978
Box 2, Folder 5
Currituck Grain 1975
Box 2, Folder 6
Evelyn and Gary 1985 July
Box 2, Folder 7
Evelyn and Gary 2 1986 March 27
Box 2, Folder 8
Fearrington Farm 1974
Box 2, Folder 9
Garden Gallery Undated
Box 2, Folder 10
8 1/2 and Jolly Roger Undated
Box 2, Folder 11
M.J Bell - OCB Graphics Undated
Box 2, Folder 12
NCSU Faculty Club Sign 1974
Box 2, Folder 13
Quentin Bell 1976
Box 2, Folder 14
Research Triangle 1977
Box 2, Folder 15
Richard C. Bell Co. Logo 1974-1975
Box 2, Folder 16
TAR Landing 1978
Box 2, Folder 17
Watergarden (STATS) 1976
Box 2, Folder 18
Watergarden 1975 September 12
Box 2, Folder 19
Wayne Taylor - CV Undated
Box 2, Folder 20
Please note that some historical materials may contain harmful content and/or descriptions. Learn how we’re addressing it.

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Copies of digital files may be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Wayne Taylor Papers, MC 00635, NC State University Libraries Special Collections Research Center

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.