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Aerial view of Patterson Hall, diesel engineering fountain, and Reynolds Coliseum construction

Reynolds Coliseum, NCSU (Raleigh, N.C.)
Patterson Hall, NCSU (Raleigh, N.C.)
Broughton Hall, NCSU (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Aerial view of Patterson Hall, diesel engineering fountain, and Reynolds Coliseum construction
Topics:
Campus and Town
Subjects:
Universities and colleges
College campuses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
0002071
Contributor:
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Aerial view of North Carolina State College looking south toward Patterson Hall, diesel engineering fountain, and Reynolds Coliseum construction.
Genre:
Aerial photographs
Photographs
Names:

Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building:

Architect:
Street:
2701 Sullivan Drive
Community:
Raleigh
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27606
General note:
Completed in 1949, the building with seating for 14,000 people is named after William Neal Reynolds, president of the R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company founded by his brother. Construction of Reynolds Coliseum was originally proposed by David Clark after 5,000 people from all over North Carolina were rained out of a Farmers' Week meeting in 1940. The coliseum was home to the basketball team for nearly 50 years, including two NCAA champion teams. Reynolds Coliseum also provides a venue for large university and city events. Today it houses several NC State athletic teams, as well as NC State's ROTC units. The men’s basketball team moved to the RBC Center in 2000.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Sports facilities
Latitude, Longitude:
35.783501, -78.669899

Building:

Building:

Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Universities and colleges
College buildings -- North Carolina
Latitude, Longitude:
35.7855, -78.670097

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