Architecture of the University of Oregon : A History Bibliography and Research Guide

THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF OREGON

A HISTORY, BIBLIOGRAPHY, & RESEARCH GUIDE

This resource provides documentation about the built environment of the University of Oregon and identifies basic resources for researching the architectural heritage of Oregon's flagship university. The guide was created in 2005 and has been continuously updated. The digital collection Building Oregon: Architecture of Oregon & the Pacific Northwest complements this guide with hundreds of images and documentation of campus buildings spanning several decades of UO's history.

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Buildings

 

Descriptive and resource information about campus buildings and landscape

Timelines

 

Annotated chronology, organized by decades, that outlines UO's building history

Architects

 

Information about the architects, artists, builders, and other contributors to UO's architecture

Sculpture

 

Information (text and image) about the outdoor sculpture, architectural decoration, and memorial plaques that embellish the campus

Maps

 

Maps and plans of campus during the years.

Resources

 

A guide to resources useful for further exploration. Visit the Office of Campus Planning, Design, and Construction web site for numerous planning documents

Illustration   Students were allowed to be creative with the 1974 Erb Memorial Union east wing prior to its destruction to make way for a renovation of UO's student union.

The Architecture of the University of Oregon was awarded the 2005 ARLIS/NA Electronic Publications Award.
Created and maintained by Edward H. Teague, Head, Architecture & Allied Arts Library, University of Oregon.
Support was provided in 2013 by Jeffrey A. Toreson, Robert and Dorris Thomas Intern.

 

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Created by ehteague on Jun 18, 2012 Last updated Apr 22, 2015