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Student registration at Reynolds Coliseum

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

Title:
Student registration at Reynolds Coliseum
Topics:
Student Life
Subjects:
College students
School enrollment
Stadiums
Student registration
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_025-003-bx0005-007-029
Created Date:
Description:
Transcribed from back: Registration File; 8-26-1974
Genre:
Photographs
Names:
North Carolina State University -- Students more info on North Carolina State University -- Students 
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building: North Carolina State University, William Neal Reynolds Coliseum (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Small, G. Milton (George Milton), Jr., 1916-1992 
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