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Gordon Schenck, Jr. Photographs Open for Research

Aug 19, 2014

What do the Grand Ole Opry, Duke Chapel, Palace of Fine Arts, and the Playboy Hotel have in common? They were all photographed by internationally known architectural photographer Gordon H. Schenck, Ju...

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Move In Week

Aug 11, 2014

The annual trek to NC State begins this week, with students arriving at and returning to their home away from home. The accommodations are probably a lot better nowadays than in 1893, when First Dormi...

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UNC-TV airs documentary on the Dorton Arena that features Special Collections items

Aug 01, 2014

UNC-TV recently aired a brief documentary program on the Dorton Arena that includes several items from Special Collections, including an architectural model (see above image) of the Dorton Arena. The...

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