Council of Independent Colleges Historic Campus Architecture Project


Quad, The

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Institution Name: University of the Cumberlands
Original/Historic Place Name: The Quad
Location on Campus: Boulevard
Date(s) of Construction and Designer(s):
1960original construction Unknown
1998construction information unknown Unknown
2000construction information unknown Unknown
Type of Place: Building group
Style(s) of majority of buildings: Beaux-Arts classicism, Modern/post-WWII, Regionalist/Vernacular
Style(s) of minority of buildings: Regionalist/Vernacular
Building group type: Quadrangle
Relationship to landscape:
none specified
Ideas associated with building group:
The main quad serves as the heart of cultural, academic, and athletic activites on campus.
1960-present (2007)other (campus center)

Significance: culture, education, history, religion
Landmark designation:
Narrative: see below
References: see below

The Quad area, which includes the Library, the O. Wayne Rollins Center, and the Grace Crum Rollins Fine Arts Center, is a newer area of the University of the Cumberlands campus. It serves as the heart of our cultural, academic, and athletic activities.

I. Bibliographic sources:

None specified.

II. Location of other data:
University: Library, Special Collections

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