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Series I: Park Place Campus

The series includes press clippings, maps, floor plans, pamphlets, correspondence, press releases and drawings/sketches relating to Columbia’s first campus location in downtown New York City at Park Place. The Park Place campus is sometimes referred to as the Lower Estate or The Queen’s Farm.

Campus--King’s College and Park Place, Lower Estate, 1750s-2000s

Box 1
Folder 1

Series II: Madison Avenue Campus

Columbia’s second campus, located at 49th Street and Madison Avenue, is documented by press clippings, maps and publications.

Campus--49th Street, 1800s-1980s
Box 1
Folder 2

Series III: Morningside Heights Campus

This series contains information concerning Columbia’s third (and current) campus located in Morningside Heights and is divided into four sub-series.

Subseries 1: Buildings

is comprised of maps, floor plans, press clippings, press releases, correspondence, reports, pamphlets, memoranda, notes, proposals, and brochures relating primarily to the buildings (past, present and proposed but never built) located on the Morningside Heights campus. This series also has files of information concerning campus planning and development, as well as files detailing specific features found on the Morningside Heights campus – such as artwork, sculpture, gates, landscaping, and walkways.

2875
Broadway,
1970
Box 1
Folder 3
115-143 W109th Street,
undated
Box 1
Folder 4
604/606 West 111th Street,
undated
Box 1
Folder 5
535 West 112th Street, 1960s-1970s
Box 1
Folder 6
546 West 113th Street,
1970s
Box 1
Folder 7
549 West 113th Street and Van Cortlandt Residence Club,
1970s
Box 1
Folder 8
540 West 114th Street,
1970s
Box 1
Folder 9
614-616 West 114th Street,
1970s
Box 1
Folder 10
610- 612 West 114th Street,
1970s
Box 1
Folder 11
635 West 115th Street,
1970s
Box 1
Folder 12
616 West 116th Street,
1960s
Box 1
Folder 13
400 West 118th Street, 1970s
Box 1
Folder 14
315 West 125th Street,
1960s
Box 1
Folder 15
611 West 129th Street, 1960s-1970s
Box 1
Folder 16

(Sinclair and Valentine)

Alumni Center,2000s
Box 1
Folder 17
Alumni Memorial Hall,1890s-1920s
Box 1
Folder 18

(see also: University Hall and Gymnasium)

Architecture Details -- Correspondence, 1909-1912,
undated
Box 1
Folder 19
Armstrong Hall,
1960s
Box 1
Folder 20

(residence hall)

Art Properties, 1890s-1990s
Box 1
Folder 21
Arts Center (proposed),1940s-1950s
Box 1
Folder 22
Advisory Committee Publication,
1950s
(2 Folders)

Box 25
Folder 1 to 2
Brochures,
1950s
Box 25
Folder 3
Curriculum,
1950s
Box 25
Folder 4
Interviews,
1950s
Box 25
Folder 5
“A New Plan for the Arts at CU,”
1950s
Box 25
Folder 6
News Clippings, 1940s-1960s
Box 25
Folder 7
Press Releases,
1950s
Box 25
Folder 8
Review of Major Developments,
1950s
Box 25
Folder 9
Statement on Art Center,
1950s
Box 25
Folder 10
Survey for Art Center Study,
1950s
Box 25
Folder 11
Astronomical Observatory, 1840s-2000s

Box 1
Folder 23
Avery Hall, 1900s-1970s

Box 2
Folder 1
Barnard Memorial Chapel, Sheffield, Massachusetts (2 Folders), 1850s-1990s
Box 2
Folder 2 to 3
Bells / Examination Bell,
1960s
Box 2
Folder 4
Bloomingdale Asylum,1820s-2000s
Box 2
Folder 5

(see also: Buell Hall/ East Hall; Campus--Morningside Heights; Gatekeeper’s Lodge; Faculty Club and South Hall; West Hall)

Boilers,
1980s
Box 2
Folder 6
Broadway Residence Hall, 1990s-2000s
Box 2
Folder 7
Bryn Mawr Hotel,
1960s
Box 2
Folder 8

(see also: Real Estate)

Buell Hall, Alumni House and East Hall,1920s-2000s
Box 2
Folder 9

(see also: Bloomingdale Asylum)

Burgess Hall, 1920s-2000s
Box 2
Folder 10

(residence hall)

Butler Hall (residence hall)--Terrace Restaurant, 1970s-1990s

Box 3
Folder 1
Butler Library or South Hall (2 Folders), 1930s-2000s
Box 3
Folder 2 to 3
Butler Library - Renovation News, 1990s

Box 36
Folder 1
Butler Library - Renovation Notes and Memos, 1990s
Box 36
Folder 2
Campus--Morningside Heights
General, 1980s-2000s
(3 folders)

Box 3
Folder 4 to 6
Battle of Harlem Heights, 1900s-1970s
Box 3
Folder 7
Campus Planning, Including South Field Development (3 Folders), 1890s-2000s,
undated

Box 4
Folder 1 to 3
Centennial,
1990s

Box 15
Folder 11
Centennial Exhibition,
1990s
Box 15
Folder 12
Centennial Seminar, 1996-1997
Box 15
Folder 13
Semi-centennial,
1945
Box 15
Folder 14
Construction and Renovations, 1980s-2000s

Box 4
Folder 4
Dedication ,1890s
Box 4
Folder 5
Maps, 1890s-2000s,
undated

Box 5
Folder 1
McKim, Mead, and White, 1890s-1980s
Box 5
Folder 2
Models, 1900s-1920s
Box 5
Folder 3
Pedestrian Survey,1970s
Box 5
Folder 4
Planning for Columbia: an Interim Report,1970s
Box 5
Folder 5
Site Selection, 1890s-1910s
Box 5
Folder 6
Transportation Survey,
1970s
Box 5
Folder 7
Campus Appearance, Committee on--Correspondence, 1920s-1950s
Box 5
Folder 8

(see also: Landscaping)

Carlton Arms at 362 Riverside Drive (residence hall), 1980s-1990s,
undated
Box 5
Folder 9
Carman Hall and New Hall (residence hall), 1950s-2000s
Box 5
Folder 10

see also: Ferris Booth Hall)

Casa Hispanica , 1930s-1960s,
undated
Box 5
Folder 11
Casa Italiana, 1920s-1990s
Box 5
Folder 12
Casa Latina,
1990s

Box 6
Folder 1
Center for Chemical Research, Havemeyer Addition, 1980s-1990s
Box 6
Folder 2
Chandler Hall Laboratories, 1920s-1960s,
undated
Box 6
Folder 3
Chemistry Building,
1920s
Box 6
Folder 4
College Walk at 116th Street, 1910s-2000s,
undated
Box 6
Folder 5
Columbus Tapestry, 1920s-1940s,
undated
Box 6
Folder 6
Computer Science Building, 1960s-1980s
Box 6
Folder 7
Cornerstones, Inscriptions, Plaques, 1890s-1990s,
undated
Box 6
Folder 8
Cornerstones--Low, Physics (Fayerweather), and Schermerhorn,
1890s undated
Box 6
Folder 9

(compiled for 250th Anniversary in 2003)

Deutsches House (538 West 113th Street),
1970s
Box 6
Folder 10
Dodge Hall--School of Business, 1910s-1990s
Box 6
Folder 11
Dodge(Marcellus Hartley) Physical Fitness Center, 1970s-2000s,
undated
Box 6
Folder 12
Earl Hall, 1900s-1960s,
undated
Box 6
Folder 13
Early Law School Sites, 1870s-1880s,
undated
Box 6
Folder 14
East Campus Academic Buildings Complex,1950s-1990s, and undated
Box 6
Folder 15

(see also: Greene Jerome Hall Law School, International Affairs Building)

East Campus Residence Hall Complex, 1950s-1990s,
undated
Box 6
Folder 16
Engineering Building 1900s-1990s,
undated

Box 7
Folder 1
Engineering Center,
1950s undated

Box 24
Engineering Terrace, 1960s-1990s

Box 7
Folder 2
Experimental College, 525 West 113th Street,
1970s
Box 7
Folder 3
Faculty Club and South Hall (Faculty House), 1890s-2000s
Box 7
Folder 4
Fairchild(Sherman) Center for the Life Sciences
(2 Folders)
Box 7
Folder 5 to 6

(earlier known as Biological Sciences Building)

Fairchild (Sherman) Center for the Life Sciences - Preliminary Drawings, 1960s-1980s,
undated

Box 34
Folder 9
Fayerweather Hall—Physics Building, 1890s-1960s,
undated

Box 7
Folder 7
Ferris Booth Hall, including Lion’s Den, 1950s-1990s,
undated
Box 7
Folder 8

(see also: Carman Hall)

Flagpoles--Lafayette Post Flagpole,1890s-2000s
Box 7
Folder 9

(see also: Low Plaza)

Ford Hall,
1980s
Box 7
Folder 10
Foreign Student Centre,
1960s
Box 7
Folder 11
Fountains,1910s-1990s
Box 7
Folder 12

(see also: Low Plaza)

Free School, Children's,
1970s
Box 7
Folder 13
Furnald Hall (residence hall)--including Grocery Store, Pub, 1910s-2000s,
undated
Box 7
Folder 14
Garfield Powell Memorial Room--Correspondence, 1940s-1960s,
undated

Box 8
Folder 1

(includes Garfield Powell Memorial Fund, see also: Hamilton Hall)

Gatekeeper's Lodge, Caretaker’s House,1930s-1960s
Box 8
Folder 2

(see also: Bloomingdale Asylum)

Gates,1870s-1990s,
undated
Box 8
Folder 3

(see also: College Walk; Statues and Sculpture, Outdoor--Pylons)

Gates--119th Street and Amsterdam(Class of 1888)--Correspondence,1910s and 1960s undated
Box 8
Folder 4

(see also: Gates)

Ghosts, 1940s-1980s
Box 8
Folder 5
Governor’s Island, 1930s-2000s
Box 8
Folder 6
Greene (Jerome) Hall--Law School,1930s-1990s,
undated
Box 8
Folder 7

(see also: East Campus Academic Buildings Complex)

Greene (Jerome L.) Science Center,
2000s
Box 8
Folder 8
Greenhouse Nursery School (Morningside Drive and 116th Street), 1910s-2000s
Box 8
Folder 9
Greenwood Cemetery--Columbia’s Plot, 1890s-1990s
Box 8
Folder 10
Gymnasium--Morningside Park (proposed)1950s-1960s
(2 folders)
Box 8
Folder 11 to 12
First Report of the Committee on Columbia College Gymnasium to the President and Trsutees of Columbia University
1958 December 29

Box 28
Folder 6
Second Report of the Committee on Columbia College Gymnasium to the President and Trsutees of Columbia University
1960 February 19
Box 28
Folder 7
Gymnasium—Morningside Park (proposed),1960s-1970s

Box 9
Folder 1
Community Opposition,1960s-1970s,
undated
Box 9
Folder 2

(see also: Real Estate)

Hamilton Court (proposed),
1890s undated
Box 9
Folder 3
Hamilton Hall (residence hall), 1880s-2000s,
undated
Box 9
Folder 4

see also: Garfield Powell Memorial Room)

Harmony Hall,
undated
Box 9
Folder 5
Hartley Hall(residence hall),1900s-2000s,
undated
Box 9
Folder 6
Haskell Hall(residence hall),1960s-1970s,
undated
Box 9
Folder 7
Havemeyer Hall, 1890s-1990s,
undated
Box 9
Folder 8

(see also: Center for Chemical Research, Havemeyer Addition)

Hewitt Hall(residence hall),
1924
Box 9
Folder 9
Hogan Hall (residence hall),1970s-1990s
Box 9
Folder 10
Interchurch Center, 1950s-1960s
Box 9
Folder 11
International Affairs Building,1960s-1990s,
undated
Box 9
Folder 12

(see also: East Campus Academic Buildings Complex)

John Jay Hall or Students Hall including Lion’s Den, 1910s-1990s,
undated

Box 10
Folder 1
Journalism Hall including Pulitzer World Liberty Window, 1880s-1990s,
undated
Box 10
Folder 2
Kane House (proposed),
1920s
Box 10
Folder 3
Kent Hall, 1900s-1990s,
undated
Box 10
Folder 4
Kent Hall--East Asian Library, Chinese Screen (Burden),
1960s
Box 10
Folder 5
King's Crown Hotel,
1960s undated
Box 10
Folder 6
King’s Table,
1960s undated
Box 10
Folder 7
Knowlton Hall (residence hall),
1900s
Box 10
Folder 8
Kraft Center for Jewish Life, 1990s-2000s
Box 10
Folder 9
Landmark Status of University Buildings, 1960s-1990s
Box 10
Folder 10
Landscaping, 1900s-1960s,undated
Box 10
Folder 11
Landscaping—Irises, 1930s-1940s
Box 10
Folder 12
Landscaping--Irises--Correspondence, 1930s-1940s
Box 10
Folder 13
Lenfest Hall(residence hall),
2000s
Box 10
Folder 14
Lerner Hall1990s-2000s,
undated
Box 10
Folder 15

(see also: Ferris Booth Hall)

Lewisohn Hall--School of Mines, 1900s-1990s,
undated
Box 10
Folder 16
Low Memorial Library (3 Folders), 1890s-2000s,
undated

Box 11
Folder 1 to 3
Committee on Coykendall Report, 1935,1944
Box 11
Folder 4
Faculty Room, 1960s-1990s
Box 11
Folder 5
Trustees Room, 1920s-1950s,
undated
Box 11
Folder 6
Twombly-Burden Room, 1960s-1970s,
undated
Box 11
Folder 7
Low Plaza1910s-2000s,
undated
Box 11
Folder 8

(see also: Flagpoles; Fountains; Statues and Sculpture, Outdoor--Alma Mater)

Maison Francais,
1970s
Box 11
Folder 9
Mathematics Building--Engineering Building, 1890s-1960s,
undated
Box 11
Folder 10
Brander Matthews Hall, 1940s-1990s, undated
undated
Box 11
Folder 11
McBain Hall, 1960s-2000s,
undated
Box 11
Folder 12
McIntosh Student Center, 1960s-2000s
Box 11
Folder 13
McVickar Hall,
1960s undated
Box 11
Folder 14
Milbank Hall, 1900s-1990s
Box 11
Folder 15
Miller Theater and McMillan Academic Theater, 1920s-2000s
Box 11
Folder 16
Morningside Heights
Newspaper Clippings, 1940s-1960s
(4 Folders)

Box 30
Folder 1
Morningside Heights Site
(2 Folders)

Box 26
Folder 1 to 2
Appeals mailings,
1890s
Box 26
Folder 3
Budgets,
1890s
(4 Folders)
Box 26
Folder 4 to 7
Committee on Site,
1890s
Box 26
Folder 8
Copy of Trustee’s Notebook,
1892

Box 27
Folder 1
Dedication Ceremonies,
1896
Box 27
Folder 2
Description,
1907
Box 27
Folder 3
Faculty Concerns,
1890s
Box 27
Folder 4
General Descriptions and Images,
1890s
Box 27
Folder 5
Indentures and Agreements,
1890s
Box 27
Folder 6
Miscellaneous, 1890s-1900s
Box 27
Folder 7
Notes on Future Campus Design,
1890s
Box 27
Folder 8
Titles and Agreements,
1890s
(2 Folders)
Box 27
Folder 9 to 10
Morningside Protective Association,
1890s

Box 29
Folder 1
List of Owners,
1890s
(2 Folders)
Box 29
Folder 2 to 3
Morningside Residence Club (100 Morningside Drive at 120th St.),
undated

Box 11
Folder 17
Morris Hall (residence hall),
1920s
Box 11
Folder 18
Mudd (Seeley W. Mudd) Hall,1950s-1990s
Box 11
Folder 19
Northwest Corner Building,
2000s-2010s

Box 12
Folder 1
Nussbaum,
2003
Box 12
Folder 1a
Paint Analysis--Building Interiors, 1980s-1990s
Box 12
Folder 2
Paintings and Sculpture on Campus, 1890s-1920s,
undated
Box 12
Folder 3
Pegram Laboratory (physics laboratory) 1950s-1960s
Box 12
Folder 4
Pegram and Pupin Halls—Renovation Notebook,
1982

Box 32
Folder 1
Philosophy Hall, 1910s-1980s

Box 12
Folder 5
Pierce Building (proposed),
1920s
Box 12
Folder 6
Plimpton Hall (residence hall),
1960s
Box 12
Folder 7
Poe, Edgar Allan, Mantelpiece, 1920s-1980s
Box 12
Folder 8
Postgraduate Center Residence II,
1990s
Box 12
Folder 9
Power Plant, 1890s-1990s
Box 12
Folder 10
Prentis Hall, 1960s-1980s
Box 12
Folder 11
President's House , 1900s-1990s,
undated
Box 12
Folder 12
Account Statements, 1910s-1940s

Box 31
Folder 1
Furnishing and Equipment Fund Expenditures, 1910s-1940s
Box 31
Folder 2
Furniture Estimates and Proposals, 1910s-1930s
Box 31
Folder 3
General Information, 1910s-1940s
Box 31
Folder 4
Gifts, 1930s-1940s
Box 31
Folder 5
Insurance/Appraisal, 1910s-1930s
Box 31
Folder 6
Inventories, 1910s-1930s
Box 31
Folder 7
Proposed Dormitory, 115th Street,
1980s

Box 12
Folder 13
Pupin Hall, 1890s-2000s
Box 12
Folder 14
Renovation Notebook,
1960s

Box 32
Folder 2
Renovation Plans,
1980s
Box 32
Folder 3
Residence Halls and Dormitories--General, Planning, 1890s-1990s,
undated

Box 12
Folder 15
Revson Plaza Law School Bridge,
1960s
Box 12
Folder 16

(see also: Statues and Sculpture, Outdoor)

River Hall, 1960s-20000
undated

Box 13
Folder 1
560 Riverside Drive at 125th Street, Faculty Residence,
1960s
Box 13
Folder 2
Riverside Park Athletic Field (proposed),1900s-1990s,undated
Box 13
Folder 3
Ruggles Hall, 1960s-1990s
Box 13
Folder 4
St. Paul’s Chapel (2 Folders), 1900s-2000s,
undated
Box 13
Folder 5 to 6
Clippings and Programs re: the building, 1900s-1950s

Box 35
Folder 1
New Organ Dedication R.S.V.P.s,
1939
(4 Folders)
Box 35
Folder 2 to 5
Plans and Article Photos,
undated
Box 35
Folder 6
Peace Altar,
1990s

Box 13
Folder 7
“Service Building” Below campus,
1967

Box 34
Folder 10
Saint Clair Place – 2 St. Clair Pl (W 129th),
undated
Box 34
Folder 11
Schapiro(Morris A.) Center for Engineering and Physical Science Research, 1980s-1990s,
undated

Box 13
Folder 8
Schapiro (Morris A.) Hall (residence hall),1980s-1990s
Box 13
Folder 9
Schermerhorn Hall and Extension, 1890s-2000s
Box 13
Folder 10
Schermerhorn Hall--Wallach Fine Arts Center, 1980s-2000s
Box 13
Folder 11
Schuyler Hall(residence hall),
1970s
Box 13
Folder 12
South Field,1900s-2000s,
undated
Box 13
Folder 13

(see also: Campus--Morningside Heights--Campus Planning)

Approved Plans,
1900s

Box 32
Folder 4
Balustrade, Gift of Class of 1894
1910s
Box 32
Folder 5
Balustrade and Steps in Memory of G.L. Rives,
1910s
Box 32
Folder 6
Tax Exemption Status,
1900s
Box 32
Folder 7
South Hall,
1930s

Box 33
Folder 1
Newspaper Clippings,
1930s
Box 33
Folder 2
Stadium--Riverside Park (proposed),
1910s

Box 13
Folder 14
Stained Glass Windows, 1890s-2000s
Box 13
Folder 15
Statues and Sculpture(Outdoor),1890s-2000s
General, 1900s-2000s
Box 13
Folder 16
“Alexander Hamilton”, 1900s,undated
Box 13
Folder 17
“Alma Mater” by Daniel Chester French, 1900s-200s
Box 13
Folder 18

(see also: Low Plaza)

“Bellerophon Taming Pegasus” sculpture by Jacques Lipchitz,1970s-1980s,
undated
Box 13
Folder 19

(see also: Revson Plaza)

“The Curl” by Clement Meadmore, 1960s-2010s,
undated
Box 13
Folder 20
“Evangelists and Prophets”(St. Paul’s Chapel),
1980s
Box 13
Folder 21
“Great God Pan” by George Grey Barnard, 1950s-1990s,
undated
Box 13
Folder 22
Henry Moore Sculptures and Henry Moore Sculpture Reserve at Arden House, 1960s-1980s
Box 13
Folder 23
Kent Bust,
1920s
Box 13
Folder 24
“Le Marteleur” or “The Hammerman” by Constantin Meunier, 1900s-1990s,
undated
Box 13
Folder 25
“Life Force” by David Bakalar,
1990s
Box 13
Folder 26

(see also: Revson Plaza)

Pylons, 116th Street gate, 1890s-1970s

Box 14
Folder 1

(see also: Gates)

The Thinker by Auguste Rodin, 1920s-1980s,
undated
Box 14
Folder 2
Thomas Jefferson by William Ordway Partridge,
1910s
Box 14
Folder 3
Sulzberger Hall,
1990s
Box 14
Folder 4
Sun Ball, Sun Dial, 1910s-1980s,
undated
Box 14
Folder 5
Temporary Buildings,1940s-2000s,undated
Box 14
Folder 6

(see also: Ferris Booth Hall, Lerner Hall)

Tunnels, 1900s-1990s,undated
Box 14
Folder 7
Union Theological Seminary, 1910s-1980s
Box 14
Folder 8
University Hall
Baker Foundation Proposal,
1952

Box 33
Folder 4
Construction Proposals, articles, 1890s-1910s
Box 33
Folder 5
University Hall Gymnasium, 1890s-1960s,
undated

Box 14
Folder 9
Uris (Percy) Hall, 1960s-2000s
Box 14
Folder 10
Van Amringe Memorial and Plaza, 1910s-1980s,
undated

Box 15
Folder 1
Committee Meeting Minutes,
1910s

Box 34
Folder 1
Pamphlets,
1910s
Box 34
Folder 2
Press Releases,
1910s
Box 34
Folder 3
Sketch,
undated
Box 34
Folder 4
Subscriber Lists,
1910s
Box 34
Folder 5
Walkways and Paths, 1910s-1990s

Box 15
Folder 2
Wallach Hall, also known as Livingston Hall (residence hall),1910s-1980s
Box 15
Folder 3
Warren Hall,
1990s undated
Box 15
Folder 4
Watson,
1960s
Box 15
Folder 5
West Hall,1900s-1910s
Box 15
Folder 6

(see also: Bloomingdale Asylum)

Weston (M. Moran) Plaza,
2000s
Box 15
Folder 7
Whittier Hall, 1910s-1960s,
undated
Box 15
Folder 8
Wien Hall, also known as Johnson Hall, 1920s-2000s,
undated
Box 15
Folder 9
Woodbridge Hall, 1950s-1990s
Box 15
Folder 10

Subseries 2: Correspondence

is primarily photocopies of correspondence to and from university president Seth Low discussing the planning and development of Columbia’s Morningside Heights campus. Correspondence is mainly with the architectural firm of McKim, Mead and White, who designed this campus, but also includes some letters between President Low, Columbia administrators and architecture professors. There is also one file of correspondence, again primarily photocopied, from President Low’s successors discussing aspects of continued campus development.

President Seth Low Correspondence, 1889-1899
(2 Folders)

Box 16
Folder 1 to 2
Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1900s-1970s,
undated
Box 16
Folder 3
Morningside Heights Site Correspondence
Alumni News,
1890s

Box 28
Folder 1
Contractors,
1890s
Box 28
Folder 2
Cross Streets,
1890s
Box 28
Folder 3
Interest Fund,
1890s
Box 28
Folder 4
South Field Correspondence
Class Gifts, 1900s-1910s

Box 32
Folder 8
Field Development, 1900s-1910s
Box 32
Folder 9
Land Purchase,
1900s
Box 32
Folder 10
South Hall Correspondence re: Formal Opening,
1934

Box 33
Folder 3
Van Amringe Memorial Correspondence,
1910s
(3 Folders)

Box 34
Folder 6 to 8

Subseries 3: Maps and Floorplans

consists of photocopied maps of Columbia University’s various campuses and real estate holdings (e.g. Reid Hall in Paris, France and Camp Columbia in Connecticut) as collected by the Facilities Department. Also include maps detailing the surrounding neighborhood in Morningside Heights. Floor plans are original and arranged by building name for a particular year. Both maps and floor plans were removed from the binders in which they were originally kept.

Maps, 1890-1990s
(2 Folders)

Box 16
Folder 4 to 5
Morningside Protective Association—Maps of Districts,
1890s
(3 Folders)

Box 29
Folder 4 to 6
University Hall—Floorplans and Campus Maps,
1950s

Box 33
Folder 6
Construction Blueprints,
1950s
Box 33
Folder 7
Floorplans, 1939-1953
(4 Folders)

Box 17
Folder 1 to 4

Subseries 4: Reports

was created by assorted university officials regarding buildings and campus planning, as well as reports created by Daniel Feuchtwanger for his Facilities project. Many of these reports contain specific information about various buildings owned by Columbia and there is a very useful report detailing the names and inscriptions found throughout campus buildings.

Art Center

(proposed)

Progress Reports,
1950s

Box 25
Folder 12
Report,
1950s
Box 25
Folder 13
Names and Inscriptions Index, 1960s-1980s

Box 18
Folder 2
Morningside Heights Site—Site Reports,
1890s

Box 28
Folder 5
Capital Planning Report,
1980s

Box 18
Folder 3
Office of Physical Planning Reports (2 Folders),
1970s
Box 18
Folder 4 to 5
Proposals (2 Folders), 1880s-1970s,
undated
Box 18
Folder 6 to 7
Proposals, 1890s-1960s,
undated

Box 19
Folder 1
Space Inventories (4 Folders), 1980s-1990s
Box 19
Folder 2 to 5
South Field—Report of the Special Committee on Development,
1900s

Box 32
Folder 11

Series IV: Other Real Estate

Series V contains press clippings, pamphlets, brochures, press releases, maps, correspondence, and floor plans relating to properties (past and present) held by Columbia University but not located at the Park Place, Madison Avenue or Morningside Heights campuses. Properties included in this series include the Medical School complex in Washington Heights, Baker Field, Arden House, Nevis Laboratories, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Campus, and Rockefeller Center. This series also includes files regarding general facilities topics such as rent, energy, recycling, and facilities management.

Arden House at Harriman, New York, 1900s-2000s,
undated

Box 20
Folder 1
Athletic Grounds, Williamsbridge, 1890s-1910s,
undated
Box 20
Folder 2
Audubon Biomedical Science and Technology Park 1980s-2000s,undated
Box 20
Folder 3
Baker Field--Wien (Lawrence A.) Stadium, 1920s-2000s,undated
Box 20
Folder 4
Baker Field—Correspondence, 1900s-1950s,
undated
Box 20
Folder 5
Bard Hall, 1960s-1990s,
undated
Box 20
Folder 6
Black (William) Medical Research Building, 1960s-1970s
Box 20
Folder 7
Boat Houses, 1870s-1980s,
undated
Box 20
Folder 8
Campus--College of Physicians and Surgeons
59th Street, 1910s-1950s,
undated
Box 20
Folder 9
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Ce, nter—Plans, 1920s-1970s
Box 20
Folder 10
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center – Washington Heights, 1920s-2000s

Box 21
Folder 1
Delafield Estate, 1960s-1970s,undated
Box 21
Folder 2
Fort Jay at Governor’s Island, New York, 1950-1980s,undated
Box 21
Folder 3
Fort Ticonderoga, 1910s-1930s,undated
Box 21
Folder 4
Harriman Observatory,
1960s
Box 21
Folder 5
Kolb (Lawrence C.) Research Laboratories,
1980s
Box 21
Folder 6
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory and Nature Sanctuary,1940s-2000s,undated
Box 21
Folder 7
Manhattanville Expansion,
2000s-2010s
Box 21
Folder 8
Nevis Laboratories, Nevis Estate and Glencoe Estate, including Cyclotron, 1910s-1990s,undated
Box 21
Folder 9
Real Estate--Holdings and Transactions, Landlord Functions, Campus Expansion and Community Relations, Including School of Pharmacy Site Issue, 1890s-2000s, undated (3 folders)
Box 21
Folder 10
Real Estate--Holdings and Transactions, Landlord Functions, Campus Expansion and Community Relations, Including School of Pharmacy Site Issue, 1890s-2000s, undated

Box 22
Folder 1 to 2
Reid (Helen) Hall,
1960s
Box 22
Folder 3
Rockefeller Center, Upper Estate (5 Folders), 1800s-2000s, undated
Box 22
Folder 4 to 5
Rockefeller Center, Upper Estate (5 Folders), 1800s-2000s, undated

Box 23
Folder 1 to 3
Rockefeller Center, Upper Estate--G.E. Building and R.C.A. Building,
1990s
Box 23
Folder 4
Shanks Village, 1940-1980s,
undated
Box 23
Folder 5
Clausland Mountain Property,
1960s
Box 23
Folder 6
Energy, 1970s-2000s
Box 23
Folder 7
Facilities Management,1930s-2000s
Box 23
Folder 8

(including Department of Buildings and Grounds)

Printing Services, 1960s-2000s,
undated
Box 23
Folder 9
Recycling Program, 1990s-2000s,
undated
Box 23
Folder 10
Rent,
1980s
Box 23
Folder 11
“Who Owns New York?”,
1960s
Box 23
Folder 12

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