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Series 4: Grounds, 1863 - 2014

 Series
Identifier: 4

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The Buildings and Grounds Collection documents the construction, decoration, and renovation of the numerous historic buildings on campus. Included are documents pertaining to administrative and classroom buildings, recreational buildings and fields, the campus flora, and the specific houses within The Lawrenceville School house system. Interesting items include documents regarding the numerous renovations to the campus and Frederick Law Olmstead designed Circle. Other items of note include campus maps, blueprints and plans, and deeds and property information from the school's earliest days.

Numerous records of the Department of Buildings & Grounds, which is responsible for the maintenance of the infrastructure and landscape on the campus, are also included in this collection.

Note that this collection only contains materials pertaining to the structures themselves, not their uses.

Dates

  • 1863 - 2014

Conditions Governing Access

The records are open for research use.

Extent

From the Collection: 88.57 Linear Feet (55 boxes and 16 mapcase drawers)

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the The Lawrenceville School Stephan Archives Repository

Contact:
Box 6128
2500 Main St.
Lawrenceville 08648 U.S.A. US