MC 00421 Guide to the Charles Erwin Burkhead Drawings and Photographic Materials, 1995-2003

The drawings and photographic materials are arranged in alphabetical order.
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[Flat Folder 1]
Durham (N.C.)
[Flat Folder 1]
Durham (N.C.)
[Half Box 1, Folder 1]
Durham (N.C.)
[Half Box 1, Folder 2]
Durham (N.C.)
[Flat Folder 1]
Wendell (N.C.)


Burkhead, Charles Erwin


0.45 Linear feet

General Physical Description

1 flat folder, 1 halfbox


For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference Staff.



Acquisition Information

Gift of Charles Burkhead, 2011 (2011.0140, 2011.0249).


Processed by: Aaron Cusick; machine-readable finding aid created by: Aaron Cusick


2011 October, Updated due to processing by Emily Walters

Scope and Content Note

The Charles Erwin Burkhead Drawings and Photographic Materials contain plans for gardens at two assisted living centers in North Carolina. The drawings include plans for planting, demolition, construction, and details.

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles Erwin Burkhead is a landscape architect based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Burkhead studied landscape architecture at North Carolina State University and at Harvard University. He worked for Lewis Clarke prior to starting his own firm.

Access to Collection

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

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Special Collections Research Center
Box 7111
Raleigh, NC, 27695-7111


(919) 515-2273


(919) 513-1787

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Charles Erwin Burkhead Drawings and Photographic Materials, MC 00421, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Access to Collection

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