News Stories By Gwynn Thayer

Detail of South Elevation, Meeting Room, High Point Friends Meeting House, designed by Voorhees and Everhart

Voorhees and Everhart Architectural Drawings of the High Point Friends Meeting House now available in Special Collections

The Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries now has available for researcher access a new collection of architectural drawings of an important Georgian Revival-style building designed by... more

Reginald D. Tillson Landscape Architecture Papers

Tillson's 1927 design for a home garden in Emerywood.

Blog post written by Lindsey Naylor

An audience at the High Point Museum this week will learn about the Reginald D. Tillson Landscape Architecture... more

George Matsumoto, North Carolina State College professor of architecture

Family of George Matsumoto visits Special Collections and Hunt Library

The family of former NCSU School (now College) of Design faculty member George Matsumoto visited Special Collections, Hunt Library, and the College of... more

Special Collections reveal rich history of Bragaw Residence Hall landscape on NC State campus

Blog post contributed by Lindsey Naylor

The Landscape Architecture Archive in the Special Collections Research Center provided historical insight on Monday for Master of Landscape... more

Special Collections partners with COD faculty member Kofi Boone to evaluate "lost landscapes" on campus

Blog post contributed by Lindsey Naylor

In LAR 582: Landscape Architecture Theory and Criticism, students take part in formal class debates and deploy arguments that draw from their growing knowledge of... more

Charles "Chuck" Flink Oral History now available in Special Collections

The Special Collections Research Center now has available an oral history interview with Charles "Chuck" Flink . The interview can... more

New Dorton Arena construction photographs acquired and digitized in Special Collections


Thanks to a recent donation from Fayetteville architect and NC State graduate Dan MacMillan, Special Collections now has... more

Special Collections Holds Landscape Architecture Class Session for Dr. Magallanes' students

Blog post written by Lindsey Naylor

The Special Collections Research Center offered an archival show-and-tell for students enrolled in LAR 444: History of Landscape Architecture, taught by associate professor Fernando Magallanes. The session featured works from the... more

George Matsumoto Architectural Drawings Digitized

The Special Collections Research Center is pleased to announce that additional Matsumoto architectural drawings are now available online . The George Matsumoto Papers... more

Frank Lloyd Wright Mystery: Does a recording exist of Wright's guest lecture?

On May 16, 1950, the famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright visited the... more