Wayne State University College of Education Building Committee Records
The collection consists of the records of the College of Education Building Committee for which Willard M. Bateson, associate professor in the College of Education, served as chairman, and records from the College of Education’s Column Raising Ceremony. The Column Raising (or cornerstone laying) Ceremony for the new College of Education Building was held on Thursday, June 11, 1959.
- 1957 - 1959
- Wayne State University (Organization)
Language of Materials
Material entirely in English.
Collection is open for research.
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.25 Linear Feet (1 MB)
The College of Education Building Committee Records detail the planning and events involved in the construction of the College of Education Building at Wayne State University. The four-story building, designed by architect Minoru Yamasaki, was completed in 1961 and provided 96,000 square feet of space, which allowed the college to centralize its offices and classrooms.
Materials are grouped by subject.
Donated to the University Archives in 1961.
Processed and finding aid written by Julia Teran on March 18, 2014.
- Guide to the Wayne State University College of Education Building Committee Records
- Processed by Julia Teran.
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