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Murray State University

200 Pogue Library

Murray, Kentucky 42071

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Blueprints and Drawings

Collection Title: Blueprints and Drawings

 

Series Number: RG030-11-55         

 

Department: Facilities Management

 

Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Susie Adams in December of 2011

 

Date Listed: December 6, 2011

 

Date Span: 1924-2006

 

Size of Collection:  13.0 linear feet.

 

Number of Boxes:  20 archival tubes and 1 oversized box.

 

Type of Material: Blueprints and drawings.

 

Condition of Material: Good.

 

Arrangement: Organized by name of building and architect; Chronological arrangement

 

Historical Information: Blueprints and drawings related to the Library Services Department of Murray State University were collected and retained for future reference and archived after becoming outdated.

 

Scope and Content: Collection consists of blueprints and drawings of buildings on the Murray State University campus from 1924 to 2006. The blueprints and drawings of buildings contained in the collection include Wells Hall, Pogue Library, Lowry Center, Waterfield Library, Boy Scout Museum and the Curris Center. Included in the collection is a reprinted plat drawing of Murray Court Square from 1854.

 

Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Murray State University – Designs and plans.

Libraries – Designs and plans.

Murray State University. Waterfield Library.

Murray State University. Pogue Library.

Murray State University. Wells Hall.

Murray State University. Lowry Center.

Murray State University. Curris Center.

Murray State University. Boy Scout Museum.

Murray (Ky.) – History.

 

Research Notes: Usage restrictions may apply.

Inventory of Collection

Tube 1 – Item 1

Building/Location:  Student Union / North 15th Street

Subject: Working floor plan to renovate building into library

Dated: N/A [prior to Fall 1977]

Item 2

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: 2nd Level – East (A sheet)

Lobby Floor Plans [2nd Level – West] (B sheet)

1st Level – East (C sheet)

1st Level – West (D sheet)

3rd Level  (E sheet)

Director’s Office Area (Drawing 2 of 2)

Technical Services – (Drawing 1 of 1)

Dated: August 1977 (Director’s Office & Technical Services sheets) / September 28, 1977 (B sheet) / September 29, 1977 (A sheet) / September 30, 1977 (C & E sheet) / October 3, 1977 (D sheet)

Item 3

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Floor Plan

Dated:             March 16, 1977 (1st sheet)

March 17, 1977 (2nd sheet)

March 18, 1977 (3rd sheet)

 

Tube 2 – Item 1

Building/Location:  Pogue Library / North 15th & Olive Streets

Subject: Murray State Teachers College Library

Dated: September 9, 1930

Item 2

Building/Location: Special Collections [Pogue] Library / corner of North 15th & Olive Streets

Subject:  Second Floor (1st sheet) & Mezzanine (2nd sheet) Floor Plan

Dated: 10/17/1977, revised

Item 3

Building/Location: Library Building / Murray State Teachers College / Located at Murray, Kentucky

Subject: Blueprints / Floor Plan

Dated: November 1929

Item 4

Building/Location: Library Building / Murray State Teachers College / Located at Murray, Kentucky

Subject: Blueprints / Floor Plan

Dated: November 1929

 

Tube 3 – Item 1

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Scroll Dimensions (w/clearance): 3” x 25”

Subject: Furnishing – Carrels, book trucks, magazine racks, newspaper racks, card catalogs, book shelves, slant-top bookshelves

Dated: March 28, 1978 – April 3, 1978,

Item 2

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject:  Custom Study Stations

Dated:  June 26, 1978

 

Tube 4

Building/Location:  Waterfield Student Union Building / Library – North 15th Street/Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Waterfield Library, Murray State University, Murray, KY.  //  Student Union Building, Murray State College, Murray, Kentucky – combined set of floor plans

Dated:  Library section undated; December 9, 1957

 

Tube 5 – Item 1

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Renovation & Addition to the Waterfield Building [Library]

Dated: July 29, 1976

Item 2

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Waterfield Library, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky

Dated: December 15, 1975

 

Tube 6 – Item 1

Building/Location:  Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject:  Electrical & Lighting Fixtures in Waterfield Library

Dated: July 29, 1976

Item 2

Building/Location:  Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject:  Blueprint, Room Finish Key

Dated: July 29, 1976

Item 3

Building/Location:  Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject:  Floor plans, blueprints

Dated: July 29, 1976

Item 4

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Waterfield Library, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky

Dated: December  1975

Item 5

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject:  Waterfield Library Floor Plans

Dated:  July 29, 1976

 

Tube 7 – Item 1

Building/Location: Waterfield Library – Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Schematic Design Submittal – Renovation and Additions to Waterfield Library – MSU – Main Campus

Dated: March 17, 2005

Item 2

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Renovation and Additions to Waterfield Library Schematic Design

Dated: March 17, 2005

Item 3

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Interior Renovation for Waterfield Library, MSU, Main Campus

Dated:  June 9, 2004

Item 4

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Preliminary Masterplan for Waterfield Library, MSU, Main Campus

Dated:  August 22, 2004

 

Tube 8 – Item 1

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject:  Elevations (south & west) & floor plans for ground, main, & second floor

Dated:  N/A

Item 2

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject:  Variations (A-F) of Building Elevation - East

Dated: N/A

Item 3

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Floor Plans

Dated: N/A

Item 4

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Main floor of Waterfield Library, working copy for electrical outlets for offices and computers

Dated: N/A

 

Tube 9

Building/Location: Regional Special Events Center / CFSB / Hwy 121 Bypass

Subject: Concourse Level – Key Plan

Dated: July 1994

 

Tube 10 – Item 1

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Ground Level – Two options of layout of compact shelving

Dated:  N/A

Item 2

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Waterfield Library Murray State University – compact shelving layout

Dated:  February 2, 2006

Item 3

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject:  Murray State University – Library Renovation – Murray, Kentucky

Dated:  February 13, 2006

 

Tube 11 – Item 1

Building/Location: Waterfield Building [Library] / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Renovation and Addition to Waterfield Building, Murray State University – floor plans and elevations

Dated: N/A

Item 2

Building/Location: Waterfield Building [Library] / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Renovation and Addition to Waterfield Building, Murray State University

Dated:  September 30, 1975

 

Tube 12

Building/Location: Lowry [Annex] Center / North 15th Street

Subject: Addition to Library, Murray State College, Murray, KY

Dated: May 13, 1965

 

Tube 13

Building/Location: Student Union [Waterfield] Building / North 15th Street

Subject: Student Union Building, Murray State College, Murray, Kentucky

Dated: December 9, 1957

 

Tube 14

Building/Location: Curris Center / Chestnut Street

Subject: Curris Center Blueprints

Dated:  July 21, 1977

 

Tube 15 – Item 1

Building/Location:  Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky, Retrofit of Waterfield Library, Engineering File No. S-187; Phase - B

Dated: N/A

Item 2

Building/Location:  Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Retrofit of Waterfield Library, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky

Dated: January 3, 1990

 

Tube 16 – Item 1

Building/Location:  Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Phase II Renovation Project – Lower level

Dated:  February 8, 2006

Item 2

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Renovation – Phase II, Engineering Project  06-002B, Moving Documents

Dated: April 2006

 

Tube 17 – Item 1

Building/Location: [Pogue] Library Building / Murray State Teachers College / Located at Murray, Kentucky / North 15th & Olive Streets

Subject: Original? Blueprints / Floor Plan

Dated: November 1929

Item 2

Building/Location: Pogue Library / North 15th Street

Subject: Pogue Library Remodeled

Dated: N/A

Item 3

Building/Location: Pogue Library / North 15th Street

Subject: Library: Legal Resources Division, Floor Plan

Dated: November 1978

 

Tube 18 – Item 1

Building/Location: Proposed Library Addition [Lowry Annex/Center] / North 15th Street

Subject: Floor Plans, longitudinal section, elevations, & site plans

Dated: June 22, 1964

Item 2

Building/Location: Lowry [Center] Annex

Subject: Proposed Library Addition, Murray State College, Murray, Kentucky; Floor Plans

Dated: June 22, 1964

 

Tube 19 – Item 1

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Waterfield Library, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky Asbestos Abatement; Engineering File No. S-187; Account No. 02-45-445-0401

Dated: September 12-14, 1989

Item 2

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Floor plans for seating, carrels, & shelving in Waterfield Library

Dated: 3 sets: 1st-5/2/1977, 2nd-7/11/1977, 3rd-12/21/1977

 

Tube 20 – Item 1

Building/Location: Women’s Dormitory [Wells] Hall / North 16th Street

Subject:  Women’s Dormitory Building for the Murray State Normal School (To Be Located at Murray, Kentucky)

Dated: August 30, 1924

Item 2

Building/Location: Murray Court Square

Subject: Original Plat of Murray

Dated:  1854 source

Item 3

Building/Location: University Center Parking Lot / Chestnut Street

Subject: site survey, grading & drainage plan, layout, curbing, walks, electrical, details, profiles

Dated: January 29, 1982

Item 4

Building/Location: Elizabeth Hall

Subject: Preliminary building and floor plans

Dated: January 22, 1964

 

Tube 21 & 22

Building/Location: Boy Scout Museum

Subject: Original Tracings

Dated: July 1989

 

Flat Box – Item 1

Building/Location: Lowry [Center] Annex / North 15th Street

Subject: Addition to Library, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky / Floor Plans

Dated: May 1977

Item 2

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: New Smoking Area; Stacks Area – new addition

Dated: N/A

Item 3

Building/Location:  Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Renovation of Seminar room – Waterfield Library for Comput. & Info. Systems [located on main level in extreme southeast corner of building]

Dated: N/A

Item 4

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject:  Map of Harry Lee Waterfield Library [mimeographed]

Dated: N/A

Item 5

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Waterfield Library, Entrance Control Gate

Dated: N/A

Item 6

Building/Location: Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Building outline of all three floors and numbered spaces within

Dated: N/A

Item 7

Building/Location:  Waterfield Library / Pedestrian Mall

Subject: Building outline of all three floors and numbered spaces within

Dated: N/A

Item 8

Building/Location: Lowry [Center] Annex / North 15th Street

Subject: Media Resources Center – Lowry Annex; 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Floor Plans

Dated: February 1977

Item 9

Building/Location: Pogue Library / North 15th Street

Subject: Hand-drawn sketch of building layout / floor plans

Dated: [1985]

Item 10

Building/Location:  Murray State University Library [Pogue & Lowry] / North 15th Street

Subject: Map of Library including Main Building & C. S. Lowry Annex

Dated: N/A

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