Atwood and Weeks, Inc., Architects and Engineers, Notebook on Cubic Foot Costs circa 1937

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Creator
Atwood and Weeks, Inc.
Size
0.4 linear feet (1 folder containing 1 notebook)
Call number
MSS 00380

This collection is comprised of one notebook titled "Cubit Foot Costs, Atwood and Weeks, Inc., Architects and Engineers, Durham, N.C." For buildings designed by Atwood and Weeks and Atwood and Nash during the years 1921-1937, the notebook contains the following information: name and location of building, total cubage, contract prices, and cost per cubit foot.

The firm Atwood & Weeks, Inc., Architects and Engineers, existed in Durham, North Carolina, from the 1930s to 1942. The principals in the firm were the engineer Thomas C. Atwood and architect Raymond Weeks.

Language

English

Biographical/historical note

The firm Atwood & Weeks, Inc., Architects and Engineers, existed in Durham, North Carolina, from the 1930s to 1942. The principals in the firm were the engineer Thomas C. Atwood and architect Raymond Weeks. The firm was preceded by Atwood & Nash, Architects and Engineers (early 1920s-early 1930s) and succeeded by H. Raymond Weeks, Inc. (1942-1960). Buildings designed by Atwood & Weeks and Atwood & Nash include the Carolina Inn (Chapel Hill, N.C.); dormitories, Kenan Stadium, Manning Hall, Morehead Patterson Bell Tower, and other buildings at the University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill); Hill Store Building (Durham, N.C.); original buildings at North Carolina Central University (Durham, N.C.); U. S. Post Office (Durham, N.C.); and Memorial Auditorium (Raleigh, N.C.).

Scope/content

This collection is comprised of one notebook titled "Cubit Foot Costs, Atwood and Weeks, Inc., Architects and Engineers, Durham, N.C." For buildings designed by Atwood and Weeks and Atwood and Nash during the years 1921-1937, the notebook contains the following information: name and location of building, total cubage, contract prices, and cost per cubit foot.

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice.

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

Atwood and Weeks, Inc., Architects and Engineers, Notebook of Cubic Foot Costs, MSS 00380, Special Collections Research Center, NC State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

Source of acquisition

Gift of Martha B. Caldwell, 2010 (Accession 2010.0154).

Processing information

Processed and encoded by Todd Kosmerick, 2010 September; updated by Susan C. Rodriguez, 2016 March

Sponsor

This collection was processed with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives program.

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Cubic Foot Costs circa 1937
MSS legalbox 8, Folder 00380-1
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Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Atwood and Weeks, Inc., Architects and Engineers, Notebook on Cubic Foot Costs, MSS 00380, 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.