F. Carter Williams Drawings 1940-1952

Creator
Williams, F. Carter (Fred Carter), 1913-2000
Size
0.4 linear feet
Location

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Call number
MC 00436

The F. Carter Williams Architectural Drawings contains blueprints for the Mr. and Mrs. Guy H. Branaman residence in Raleigh, North Carolina, and blueprints for the F. Carter Williams residence.

Fred Carter Williams (1913-2000) was a Raleigh, North Carolina, architect who designed more than 600 projects throughout the state.

Biographical/historical note

Fred Carter Williams (1913-2000) was a Raleigh, North Carolina architect who designed more than 600 projects throughout the state. Projects include the North Carolina Archives Library, renovation of the North Carolina Governor's Mansion, the city hall complex, and his office on Hillsborough Street, all in Raleigh, and buildings at East Carolina University. He worked with George Matsumoto on the 1954-1955 addition to North Carolina State University's Brooks Hall. He also taught architecture at North Carolina State College from 1939 to 1941. The American Institute of Architects-North Carolina Chapter has honored Williams by establishing the F. Carter Williams Gold Medal to recognize distinguished careers and extraordinary accomplishments of individual architects.

Scope/content

This collection currently contains blueprint architectural drawings for the Branaman residence in Raleigh, North Carolina, and blueprints for the F. Carter Williams home.

Physical description

2 tubes

Arrangement

Materials arranged in the order received.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU 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.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], F. Carter Williams Drawings, MC 00436, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of Triangle Modernist Houses Archives and Beverly Branaman, 2011. (Accession 2011.0272). Gift of James Clark, 2014 (Accession 2014.0012)

Processing information

Processed by: Todd Kosmerick, 2011 December; Finding aid written by: Todd Kosmerick, 2011 December. Finding aid updated by Gwynn Thayer, 2014.

Sponsor

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

Branaman (Mr. and Mrs. Guy H., Jr.) residence 1952
Raleigh (N.C.)
Tube 1
F. Carter Williams residence, blueprints 1940
Tube 2

Access to the collection

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Mailing address:
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], F. Carter Williams Drawings, MC 00436, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU 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.