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Buildings and Grounds

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG 05-5.39

Scope and Contents

Collection of records and materials related to the construction, maintenance, use and history of the various buildings and grounds of Berea College throughout its history.  Included in the collection are historical deeds, conveyances and surveys of the College.


  • created: 1820-


Conditions Governing Access

Records can be accessed through the Reading Room, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the collection other than federal copyright regulations.


18.00 boxes_(general)

Language of Materials


Arrangement Note

Series 1: Historical Deeds, Conveyances, and Surveys - Including Indentures and Agreements

Series 2: Individual Campus Buildings and Grounds

Series 3: General

Related Materials

Berea College Photographic Archives

RG 5.23 PA: News Bureau and Public Relations Photographic Archives

RG 1.02: Founders and Founding

RG 5.19: Office of the Vice President for Finance

RG 5.20: Forest Department

Processing Information

Guide created February 2017. Series 3, Box 4 added Sept 2020, guide updated at that time.


Archon Finding Aid Title
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Berea College Special Collections and Archives Repository

Hutchins Library
100 Campus Drive
Berea Kentucky 40404 US