Patrick Deaton oral history, 20 July 2015

Hunt Library, NC State University (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Patrick Deaton oral history, 20 July 2015
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Ferris, Virginia L. more info on Ferris, Virginia L. 
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This interview was conducted at the James B. Hunt Jr. Library of North Carolina State University, in Raleigh, North Carolina. In the interview Mr. Deaton discusses: his education and early career; his first project working with NCSU Libraries, on the renovation of the east wing of D.H. Hill Library; the early stages of conceptualizing the James B. Hunt Jr. Library; designer selections and early planning; joining the staff of the NCSU Libraries; the days leading up to and following the opening of the Hunt Library; reactions to the library from students and a broad array of visitors; the way students and faculty have used the spaces in the Hunt Library; how the Hunt Library has impacted Centennial Campus; and the relationship between the Hunt Library and D.H. Hill Library. [Preferred citation: Interview with Patrick Deaton by Virginia Ferris, 20 July 2015, The NCSU Libraries Oral Histories about the James B. Hunt Jr. Library, MC 00200, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC]
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