Geoffrey Duart McLean Landscape Architecture Photographs and Drawings 1961-2005

Creator
McLean, Geoffrey D.
Size
1298.859 megabytes; 14.25 linear feet
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

9 boxes; 1 legalbox; 3 slide boxes; 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.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

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.

Eastgate Park, Tracings and Presentation Drawings (2013.0102)
Tube 9
Landscape Technical Drawings, 3rd, 4th, 5th year at school (Accession 2013.0102)
Tube 5
Landscape design plans from Burlington Nuclear Lab, NCSU 1972 (2013.0102)
Tube 10
Glenmont State Park, Wallace, NC, Town of Farmville Town Commons and Main Street Landscape Elements (drawings) (Accession 2013.0102)
Tube 6
School of Design drawings/sketches (2013.0102)
Tube 11
Sailor's Snub Harbor, Greenville Tobacco, Misc. drawings (2013.0102)
Tube 7
Landscape Architecture drawings, student work, 4th, 5th year projects (2013.0102)
Tube 12
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. For this project, the two were contracted by Lewis Clark Associates.

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)

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

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

Raleigh (N.C.)
Quail Corners (Drawings) (2013.0102)
Tube 8
Green Road Park (Accession 2013.0007)

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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)

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

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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)

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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)

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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.)
Quail Corners Shopping Center (Accession 2013.0007)

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Portfolio Folder - special project (2013.0102)
Flat file 1
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)

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

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

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Western and Southern Wake High Schools (Accession 2013.0007)

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

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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
Plaza for Cameron Brown Mortgage Co. (Accession 2013.0007)

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

Raleigh (N.C.)
NCSU School Work - Roads, Highways, and Earth Work
Box 1, Folder 2
NCSU School Work - Plant Material (Non-Evergreen), Folder 1/3
Box 1, Folder 3
NCSU School Work - Plant Material (Non-Evergreen), Folder 2/3
Box 1, Folder 4
NCSU School Work - Plant Material (Non-Evergreen), Folder 3/3
Box 1, Folder 5
NCSU School Work - Evergreen Trees
Box 1, Folder 6
NCSU School Work - Landscape Architecture Classes 1964
Box 1, Folder 7
Master Plan and Schematic Landscape Design of Eastgate Park 1972
Box 2, Folder 2
Program Mat'l: Eastgate Park Planning 1972
Box 2, Folder 3
Specifications for Phase I Development of Eastgate Park 1974
Box 2, Folder 4
Landscape Architect's Summary Report, Part "A" of Services, Eastgate Park 1974
Box 2, Folder 5
Eastgate Park - Tech/Cost Data 1974-1977
Box 2, Folder 6
Eastgate Park Lake Project, Folder 1/2 1990-1991
Box 2, Folder 7
Eastgate Park Lake Project, Folder 2/2 1990-1991
Box 2, Folder 8
The Sailor's Snug Harbor, Sealevel, NC, Folder 2/3 1982; 1985-1988
Box 3, Folder 2
School of Design Course Catalog
Box 1, Folder 1
The Sailor's Snug Harbor, Sealevel, NC, Folder 3/3 1982;1985-1988
Box 3, Folder 3
Sailor's Snug Harbor Negatives
Box 3, Folder 4
St. Catherine of Siena Roman Catholic Church Site Plans, Holding Drive, Wake Forest, NC
Box 3, Folder 5
Yorktowne Community Master Plan
Box 3, Folder 6
NCSU Project Photos
Box 3, Folder 7
Thorpe/Greenville Export Tobacco Co., Rocky Mount
Box 3, Folder 8
D.R. Allen Construction Co./Planters National Bank, Roanoke Rapids
Box 3, Folder 9
NCSU Gardner Arboretum and Court of Ceres 1971-1973
Box 2, Folder 1
Cedar Hills Apartments
Box 3, Folder 10
Quail Corners Shopping Center and Village Office Park
Box 3, Folder 11
First Federal Savings and Loans Association, Raleigh, NC
Box 3, Folder 12
Public Relations - Newspaper Coverages 1976;1978;1993
Box 4, Folder 2
Public Relations - Awards and Press Releases 1974-1976;1979-1981
Box 4, Folder 3
American Society of Landscape Architects Professional Design Competition Winners 1976
Box 4, Folder 4
Landscape Architecture - ASLA 1976 Awards Issue 1976
Box 4, Folder 5
Geoffrey McLean and Co. Portfolio
Box 4, Folder 6
Appointment Calendar, American Society of Landscape Architects 1977
Box 4, Folder 7
The Sailor's Snug Harbor, Sealevel, NC, Folder 1/3 1982;1985-1988
Box 3, Folder 1
General Details
Box 5, Folder 2
Planting Details
Box 5, Folder 3
Capital Towers Photos
Box 6, Folder 2
Photos and Negatives - State College Smokestack
Box 6, Folder 3
Photos and Negatives - Sparkle and RM (Rocky Mount?)
Box 6, Folder 4
Photos and Negatives - Surface Flooding at NCAWA and Lane St. and Pigeon House Branch at Rosco and City Garage 1989, Choplin Plop Pond, Bob Luddy's Ponds
Box 6, Folder 5
Photos and Negatives - Damage from Hurricane Fran at DNP, Eastgate Park, DTHOA, Fincrest Mill
Box 6, Folder 6
Photos and Negatives - Miscellaneous
Box 6, Folder 7
Photos and Negatives - Eastgate Park Sledding Damage and Frozen Lake, Teresa using CMU, OFF Front
Box 6, Folder 8
Photos and Negatives - Fr. Pk. Miscellaneous, Rocky Mount Mills
Box 6, Folder 9
Sparkle and L.B.
Box 6, Folder 10
Public Relations - Newspaper Clippings 1965;1968;1972-1973
Box 4, Folder 1
Photos and Negatives - RM (Rocky Mount?) Mills
Box 6, Folder 11
Photos and Negatives - Sailor's Snug Harbor Courtyards and Other Views
Box 6, Folder 12
Photos and Negatives - Eastgate Park
Box 6, Folder 13
Photos and Negatives - Mom and Dad with Dad Returning to Pinehurst, Dam Spillway at Wilson
Box 6, Folder 14
Photos and Negatives - Sunset Park (RDU) and Oberlin Rd. Office
Box 6, Folder 15
Photos and Negatives - Rocky Mount Railroad Station
Box 6, Folder 16
Photos and Negatives - Pigeon House Branch Flow at Rosco, Water Marks after May 16, 1989 Flooding
Box 6, Folder 17
Photos and Negatives - Rose Manor Chiller Units, Lane St. Condo Miscellaneous, Fin Bouly's DNP Bridge, '97 Seville and '97 Seville w/ Dent
Box 6, Folder 18
Index of Standard Details
Box 5, Folder 1
Photos and Negatives - Pigeon House Branch Waterway, Eastgate Park Spillway Covered with Debris after Flood Oct. 1995
Box 6, Folder 19
Photos and Negatives - Sailor's Snug Harbor Pond, Pigeon House Branch Waterway, FUL Downtown, Crabtree CR. Flood March 1983
Box 6, Folder 20
Photos and Negatives - FVL and Boat
Box 6, Folder 21
Cameron Brown Building Photos
Box 6, Folder 1
Photos and Negatives - Miscellaneous
Box 6, Folder 22
Photos and Negatives - CATE 2/Spencer Jones Prep and RSDP 1 Paved Before Overlay Lift and Salvation Army Construction/Wall Failure
Box 7, Folder 2
Photos and Negatives - Sailor's Snug Harbor, FACR, RSD4 1 During Rain
Box 7, Folder 3
Photos and Negatives - FACR and SS Aerial Crossing, Tommy and Geoffrey at Lake Lynn, Ice Storm Damage
Box 7, Folder 4
Photos and Negatives - 215 N. Boylan Ave. during 01/2002 Snow and Afterward, Chalk Rd. at FACR Site
Box 7, Folder 5
Photos and Negatives - Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Move
Box 7, Folder 6
Morehead Winter Scene and Greenberg Rendering Slides + Negatives
Box 7, Folder 7
Soccer Facilities, Raleigh Soccer League, Inc., Folder 1/3 1980-1982
Box 8, Folder 2
Soccer Facilities, Raleigh Soccer League, Inc., Folder 2/3 1980-1982
Box 8, Folder 3
Soccer Facilities, Raleigh Soccer League, Inc., Folder 3/3 1980-1982
Box 8, Folder 4
Walter B. Jones Town Common Planning, Town of Farmville, NC 1982-1985
Box 8, Folder 5
Eastgate Park Photos and Negatives
Box 9, Folder 2
Eastgate Park Photos
Box 9, Folder 3
Region N Council of Governments Open Space and Recreation Plan 1973
Box 9, Folder 4
NCSU Landscape Improvements 1973-1974
Box 9, Folder 5
A.W. McLean Residence, Country Club of North Carolina, Southern Pines 1975
Box 9, Folder 6
Green Road Parks
Box 9, Folder 7
Green Road Park, Phase 2 Development 1980-1981
Box 9, Folder 8
Specifications: Phase 2 Development of Green Road Park, Raleigh, NC circa 1981
Box 9, Folder 9
Eastgate Park Phase 5 Development Architectural Drawing June 5, 1978
Legal box 10, Folder 3
Eastgate Park Phase 5 Development Architectural Drawing July 7, 1976
Legal box 10, Folder 4
Insignia Plate for Bollard Post - Final Copy
Legal box 10, Folder 5
Photos and Negatives - Laura at Biltmore and Residence
Box 7, Folder 1
Soccer Facilities, Capital Area Soccer League, Architectural Drawing 1982-12-07
Legal box 10, Folder 6
Renovation of Office Patio for J. Gregory Poole, Jr., Architectural Drawing
Legal box 10, Folder 7
Preliminary Plaza Design, Cameron Brown Office Building, Architectural Drawing
Legal box 10, Folder 8
Park Improvement (Support Features) Project for City of Raleigh Parks and Recreation, Eastgate/Optimist/Worthdale/Kiwanis Parks, Architectural Drawings
Legal box 10, Folder 9
Mariner's Residence, Sailor's Snug Harbor, Sealevel, NC
Legal box 10, Folder 10
NCSU School Work - Regional Design of Cape Fear River Basin
Legal box 10, Folder 11
Raleigh Soccer Fields 1980
Box 8, Folder 1
Clement Street and Wallace Park (Cont.); Collington Island and Harbor; Completed Projects; Completed Projects - Commercial Design; Corolla; Cow Palace; Dan Allen Masonry and Music Bldg. Corridor Under Construction; Dan Taylor's Yacht, Diagram - Art Zoo; Different Aspects of Construction; Dix Hills; Duart Castle; Dunn Residence; Eastgate; Eastgate Park; Eastgate Park in Raleigh
Slide box 11-2
Eastgate Park in Raleigh (Cont.)
Slide box 11-3
Eastgate Park in Raleigh (Cont.)
Slide box 11-4
Eastgate Park in Raleigh (Cont.); Eastgate Park Phase I Bek Presentation
Slide box 11-5
Eastgate Park Phase I Bek Presentation (Cont.); Eastgate - Phase One Complete; Eastgate Park Phase I and II; Eastgate Park Phases III and IV; Eastgate Park Phases IV and V; Eastgate Park 5 Construction; Eastgate Construction Phases I, II, III, V; Eastgate with Lights; Eastgate Park Inlets/Outlets; Eastgate Rainbow; Eastgate Park Spillway History
Slide box 11-6
Eastgate Park Sediment Tray Sketch
Box 9, Folder 1
The Durham Sun, Newspaper Clipping Dec. 14, 1967
Legal box 10, Folder 2
Make-Up Slides (Cont.); Marshes, Water Features, and Davis, NC Fishing Shack; McLean Residence; Mill Dam at Wendell; Miscellaneous and Duplicates; Montreal; Moore County Courthouse
Slide box 12-3
Moore County Courthouse (Cont.); Moore and Barron; Morehead Snow Scene; Murals; NCSU Arboretum; NCSU Campus and Downtown Bird's Eye Views; NCSU - Gardner Arboretum, Burlington Nuclear Lab; NCSU Gardner Arboretum and Burlington Nuclear Lab Area; NCSU and RDU Buildings and Sculptures; Neuse River Derby; Office Capabilities this presentation; Optimist Park Baseball Field Construction; OPT Park Field
Slide box 12-4
OPT Park Field (Cont.); OPT Park Field, Park Improvements (Support Features) Project; OPT Park Field Electric Construction; OPT Park Field Rock Excavation; OPT Pool; OPT Pool Dedication; Ovens Auditorium, Charlotte; Paul Novak; Park Improvements (Support Features) Project; Pigeon House Branch; Pinehurst
Slide box 12-5
Pinehurst (Cont.); Plants; PNB - Roanoke Rapids; Pullen Park; Quail Corners; Quail Corners Garden; Quail Village - Phase I; Rainbow; Raleigh Amphitheater and Rose Garden; Raleigh Beach; Raleigh Park System Support Features "Before Views"; RDU/DIP; Regional Reg N and Cog; Roanoke Rapids; Rocky Mtn. Art Center; 1004 Rosewood Ave.; Russell's Island; Sailing Trip; Sailor's Snug Harbor;
Slide box 12-6
Skinner Residence; Slide Show; Sports Facilities; Spuyten Duyvil; Sunset Park; T/GET Co.; T/GET Co. Plaza and Flooding 7/19/75
Slide box 13-2
T/GET Co. Plaza and Flooding 7/19/75 (Cont.); Tobacco Barns and McLean Residence; Total Eclipse; Train Wreck at Glenwood; Train Yard Artwork; Trip to Move Boat; USS NC; Watercolor Drawings; Water Resources; Whales Head; Yorktowne Downtown
Slide box 13-3
A.C. Monk and Co.; Air Pollution Building; Annapolis; Assorted Buildings and Theaters; Bath, N.C.; Boats; Brown St. Sketch; BSC; Burroughs Welcome; 215 N. Boylan; Cameron Brown Plaza and Pool; Cape Town; Cedar Hills North; Clement Street Park I; Clement Street Park, Wallace Park
Slide box 11-1
Eastgate Park Extras; Eastgate Park Misc.; Old Eastgate Park Field and Damage; Eastgate Park, Pigeon House Branch; Ecosystems Analysis and Resource Inventories; E.C.U. Cafeteria; Falls Dam; Farmville; F.F. S. F.L. Stc. Slides; GPE Co.
Slide box 12-1
Sailor's Snug Harbor (Cont.); SSH Masterplan; SSH During Construction; SSH Trip to Marsh 11/17/73; Salem Park Design; Schnake Residence; Scot's Guards; Shop - Rue de la Montagne; Signage
Slide box 13-1
The Durham Sun, Newspaper Clipping Feb. 6, 1968
Legal box 10, Folder 1
Green Road Park Phase I; Green Road Park Phase 2; Green Road Park Phase 2 Construction; Hillsborough Buildings; Hydrology - Erosion Control; IBHA; KKK; Lassiter Mill; The Laurentians and La Belle Neige; Louisburg College; Make-up Slides
Slide box 12-2
Drawings (Crabtree Valley Shopping Center student project assignments (2); Wake Med sketch problem assignment; Bill Baron drawing/Lewis Clarke Capital Area Plan) 1965-1966
Flat folder 1

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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.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.