Geoffrey Duart McLean Landscape Architecture Photographs and Drawings 1961-2005

Creator
McLean, Geoffrey D.
Size
1298.859 megabytes
Location

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

Call number
MC 00454
Access to materials

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

The Geoffrey Duart McLean Landscape Architecture Photographs and Drawings includes 92 digital files (310.9 MB) that are scans of original drawings, photographic prints, and slides. The scans were done in 2012; the original photographs date from 1963-circa 1990. These images show McLean's projects on the NC State University campus and Raleigh's Eastgate Park. Also included is work McLean did for landscape architect Lewis Clarke and architect A. G. Odell. Additional unprocessed materials (drawings, slides, etc.) have also been added that document McLean's landscape architecture projects.

Geoffrey McLean graduated from the North Carolina State University School of Design in 1969 with a degree in landscape architecture. He studied under noted landscape architect Lewis Clarke. His firm, Geoffrey McLean Company, commenced business in 1971. In addition to being a licensed landscape architect, McLean is also a professional engineer. He has been a member of the Wake County Planning Board and Board of Supervisors for the Wake County Soil and Water Conservation District. He was president of the North Carolina Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects from 1979 to 1981.

Biographical/historical note

Geoffrey McLean graduated from the North Carolina State University School of Design in 1969 with a degree in landscape architecture. He studied under noted landscape architect Lewis Clarke. His firm, Geoffrey McLean Company, commenced business in 1971. In addition to being a licensed landscape architect, McLean is also a professional engineer. He has been a member of the Wake County Planning Board and Board of Supervisors for the Wake County Soil and Water Conservation District. He was president of the North Carolina Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects from 1979 to 1981. For more information about McLean, see his interview that is part of the Lewis Clarke Oral Histories.

Scope/content

The Geoffrey Duart McLean Landscape Architecture Photographs and Drawings includes 92 digital files (310.9 MB) that are scans of original drawings, photographic prints, and slides. The scans were done in 2012; the original photographs date from 1963-circa 1990. These images show McLean's projects on the NC State University campus and Raleigh's Eastgate Park. Also included is work McLean did for landscape architect Lewis Clarke and architect A. G. Odell. Additional unprocessed materials (drawings, slides, etc.) have also been added that document McLean's landscape architecture projects.

Physical description

5 cartons; 11 tubes; 1 flatfile

Arrangement

Items arranged in the order received. This collection has not yet received full archival processing.

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], Geoffrey Duart McLean Landscape Architecture Photographs and Drawings, MC 00454, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of Geoffrey Duart McLean, 2012 (Accession 2012.0181 and Accession 2012.0313) and 2013 (Accession 2013.0007), and 2014 (Accession 2014.0028).

Processing information

Processed by: Todd Kosmerick, December 2012 - January 2013; machine-readable finding aid by Todd Kosmerick, December 2012 - January 2013.

Unprocessed Records - Slides (Accession 2013.0102)
Carton 1
Unprocessed Records - Records (Accession 2013.0102)
Carton 2
Unprocessed Records - Slides (Accession 2013.0102)
Carton 3
Unprocessed Records - Portfolio items (Accession 2013.0102)
Carton 4
Rolled drawings - Landscape Technical Drawings, 3rd, 4th, 5th year at school (Accession 2013.0102)
Tube 5
Rolled drawings - Glenmont State Park, Wallace, NC, Town of Farmville Town Commons and Main Street Landscape Elements (Accession 2013.0102)
Tube 6
Rolled drawings - Sailor's Snub Harbor, Greenville Tobacco, Misc. drawings (2013.0102)
Tube 7
Quail Corners, rolled drawings (2013.0102)
Tube 8
Eastgate Park, Tracings and Presentation Drawings (2013.0102)
Tube 9
Landscape design plans from Burlington Nuclear Lab, NCSU 1972 (2013.0102)
Tube 10
School of Design drawings/sketches (2013.0102)
Tube 11
Landscape Architecture drawings, student work, 4th, 5th year projects (2013.0102)
Tube 12
Portfolio Folder - special project (2013.0102)
Flat file 13
Capital Area Plan (drawings for Lewis Clarke) 1965 (Accession 2012.0181)

This group contains digital copies of sketches drawn by Richard A. Moore and William J. Baron, who worked in the office of Lewis Clark Associates at the time.

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request..

Raleigh (N.C.)
Clement Street Park (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Wallace (N.C.)
Courtyard renovation, Gregory Poole Equipment Co. (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Raleigh (N.C.)
D.R. Allen Main Office Building (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Fayetteville (N.C.)
Downtown Charlotte Redevelopment Plan (drawings for A. G. Odell) (Accession 2012.0181)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Charlotte (N.C.)
Eastgate Park (Accession 2012.0313)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Raleigh (N.C.)
First Federal Savings Loan (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Raleigh (N.C.)
Green Road Park (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Raleigh (N.C.)
Main Street Improvements (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Farmville (N.C.)
NC State University, Brick Arches by Talley Student Center and Price Music Center (Accessions 2012.0181 and 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

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Raleigh (N.C.)
NC State University, Burlington Lab and Brick Sculptures (Accession 2012.0181 and 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

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Raleigh (N.C.)
NC State University, Entrance at Dan Allen Drive (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

NC State University, Gardener Arboretum (Accessions 2012.0181 and 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

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Raleigh (N.C.)
Capital Towers Retirement Home (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Raleigh (N.C.)
NCSU State University, Campus (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Raleigh (N.C.)
Optimist Park Senior League Baseball Field (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Raleigh (N.C.)
Plaza for Cameron Brown Mortgage Co. (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Raleigh (N.C.)
Quail Corners Shopping Center (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Regional Design: Cape Fear River Basin created by landscape architecture students working under Lewis Clarke in the 1960s. (Accession 2013.0007 and Accession 2013.0194)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Sailors Snug Harbor (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Sea Level (N.C.)
Thorpe-Greenville Export Tobacco Company (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Rocky Mount (N.C.)
Various perspectives and renderings created by McLean as a student and later by McLean's company (Accession 2013.0062)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Western and Southern Wake High Schools (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Wake County (N.C.)
WRAL Area Soccer Complex, Perry Creek Road (Accession 2013.0007)

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

Raleigh (N.C.)
Franklin Academy, Stormwater Management Plan, Wake Forest, NC 2002 (2014.0028)
Tube 14
Franklin Academy, Chalk Road Campus 2002 (2014.0028)
Tube 15
Franklin Academy, Chalk Road Campus 2002 (2014.0028)
Tube 16
Unprocessed Records - slides, school projects (notes and exercise material), standard planning details, and other project files 1961-2005 (2014.0028)
Carton 17

Access to the collection

Digital content. Copies of digital files are available upon request.

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Mailing address:
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Box 7111
Raleigh, NC, 27695-7111

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Geoffrey Duart McLean Landscape Architecture Photographs and Drawings, MC 00454, 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.