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Name Industrial Education Building (WKU)
Details Building Name - Industrial Education Building
Date Built - 1929
Cost of Construction - $57,000
Architects - Brinton Davis
Date razed -1982

The first building, which was located where the Margie Helm Library now stands, was destroyed by fire in 1929.

The new building was made of Bowling Green stone. The purpose of the department was to train teachers in the Industrial subjects for elementary and secondary positions.
In 1975, the building housed architectural drafting, woods, machine shop, basic metal, plastics, and airbrush rendering.

Additions:
1960 - renovation and improvements made on the building

1975 - building closed for remodeling

1977 - reopened

College Heights Herald:
Abandoned Building's Future is Bleak, Oct. 29, 1981, p. 15
Buildings Get Equipment and Redecoration, Oct. 10, 1947, p. 1
Industrial Arts Building Receives Face Lifting, Oct. 7, 1960
Industrial Arts Building Shows Many Improvements, Nov. 20, 1959, p. 4
Parking Lot to Replace Building, Sept. 9, 1982, p. 9
Photo: Building Being Razed; Parking Lot to be Built on Site, Oct 21, 1982, p. 5
Problems Delay Annex Razing, Nov. 2, 1982, p. 12

Western has $12,000 Fire During Night, Park City Daily News, Jan. 13, 1928, p.1
Archives Entries 15
Object Entries 1
Photograph Entries 50

Associated Records

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UA30.1 Planning, Design & Construction Series 1. Blueprints, Drawings & Plans - Planning, Design & Construction (WKU)

Blueprints, drawings and plans of WKU buildings and campus created by the Department of Planning, Design & Construction.

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Series 2. Building File - Planning, Design & Construction (WKU)

UA30.1 Planning, Design & Construction Series 2. Building File - Planning, Design & Construction (WKU)

Records created during the construction and renovation of buildings at WKU.

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UA1C WKU Archives Photograph Collection Series 2. Buildings - WKU Archives

Photographs, negatives, postcards, drawings, slides and digital images of Western Kentucky University buildings. Includes buildings of founding institutions. Subseries 1. Academic Athletic Performance Center / Diddle Arena Subseries 2. Academic Complex Subseries 3. Agricultural Exposition Center Subseries 4. Proposed Buildings Subseries 5. Barnes-Campbell Subseries 6. Barracks Subseries 7. Bates-Runner Subseries 8. Bemis Lawrence Subseries 9. Cabell Hall Subseries 10. Cedar House aka Faculty House Subseries 11. West Hall Subseries 12. Unidentified Subseries 13. Cherry Hall, 1937+ Subseries 14. Glasgow Normal School Subseries

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. XV, No. 8 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/3808">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/3808</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include: Alumni News Athletics Club Notes Decade Ago on College Heights Musical Morsels Payoff with Pay Personals Society This issue contains articles: Seventeen Seniors Complete Requirements for Degrees at Close of Fall Semester Art Exhibit Shown in Cherry Hall Ferrel Hooks Killed in Plane Crash in Texas Guy Foreman Elected to Post at Physics Meeting Normal Boulevard to Be Improved

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 19, No. 16 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4504">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4504</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include: Hilltopics Looking Backward Society - Personals Faculty Notes Alumni Flashes Music Notes At the Capitol - Movies Weddings - Engagements Spikes, Cleats & Sneakers Daily Doings Quotable Quotes Service Column This issue contains articles: Western Offers Numerous Opportunities Tandy Ellis Bequeaths Rare Gifts to Western Dr. Marshall Murphree of Africa to Speak

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 21, No. 13 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4527">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4527</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include: Hilltopics Faculty Notes Alumni Notes Society - Personals Spikes Cleats & Sneakers The Service Column Alumni Flashes The Chapel Hour Sharps & Flats Accidentals Looking Backward Kentucky Building News Book Marks This issue contains articles: Western Offers Numerous Opportunities Talisman and Military Queens are Crowned Malcolm Arnett Speaks Students

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 22, No. 13 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4547">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4547</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include: Book Marks Rural School Notes Faculty Notes Kentucky Building News Society Page From the Press Box The Service Column Alumni Flashes Hilltopics This issue contains articles: Grise, Finley. Dean Lauds Western's Educational Standards Avalon Wins Future Farmers of America Field Day Mitchell Davis to Assist in Education Department Talisman Sent to Engraver Registrar

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 24, No. 1 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4562">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4562</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include: Kentucky Building News Veterans Views Alumni Flashes Personals Faculty Notes Musical Notes Society Page Sports Alley Your Manners are Showing Book Marks This issue contains articles: October 18 Promises Bigger and Better Homecoming Educators to Hear Georgia's Ellis Arnall Rigsby, David. Native Austrian Joins Western Language Department - Herta Gilmore Dr. Ja

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 40, No. 4 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4624">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4624</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include: Religious News Hilltopics Book Marks Social Activities Calendar Kentucky Building Looking Backward Musical Notes ROTC News This issue contains articles: Annual Military Ball Here is to Feature Billy May Education Week is Observed November 9-13 Founder's Day Observed in Chapel Three Western Debaters Take Top Honors Here Sadie Hawkins Dance is Tonight at Student Center Supervis

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Western Kentucky University - Maupin, John

Campus master plan showing existing and proposed buildings published in the College Heights Herald. Larger version available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4702">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4702</a>.

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 46, No. 14 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4711">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4711</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include: Clubs Calendar WKU and Me Alumni News Coming Events Calendar Toppertalk West on Western Sports Activity Almanac Dear Mom This issue contains articles: Carl Rowan Defends Controversial CIA in Lecture Here WKU Varity Debaters Second in Tournament NCAA Tickets on Sale Today Ledford, Perry & Doug Matyka. Jim Haynes Cites Qualifications - Student Government Association Miss Theresa Crab

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UA8.3.3.8 WKU Scenes - WKYU Production Services

Film of WKU scenes. Run time 45:00. Includes footage of campus buildings, unidentified construction, Ft. Albert Sidney Johnston, cheerleading camp, football practice, cafeteria, classrooms, downtown Bowling Green and Joe Downing exhibit. This film has been digitized and is available online at: https://youtu.be/Fz3MQtJim3g If you recognize this film and can help identify the people in it, please send feedback - above.

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 51 No. 54 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5156">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5156</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Lyons, Cindy. Study Shows CLEP Students Perform Well in Class Mami, Alfina. Charges Against Steve Henry Are Withdrawn by Tom Blair Chism, Pat. Modern Craftsman Creates Emotions with Stained Glass - David Johns Earth Wee, Festival Begins Today Special Olympics Still Needs Helpers Landscaping is Planned at Former Site of L&M Council on Public Higher Education Meeting to be at Eastern Kentucky Unive

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 52 No. 6 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5312">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5312</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Stinnett, Roger. Drug Class Expanding Officers' Minds Minton, Don. Promoting Firm Confirms Date for Chicago Budde, Neil. Regents Form Committee on Housing Wildman, Judy. Academic Council Filing Deadline Nears Crumpler, David. Extensive Renovation is Right on Schedule - Schneider Hall, Kentucky Building, Industrial Education Building Committees Can Help Alter Visitation, Housing Policy Ombudsman -

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Industrial Education Building - Painting

Architectural rendering of the Industrial Education Building, Western Kentucky University.

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Industrial Education Building - Unknown

Industrial Education building.

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Industrial Education Building - Unknown

Architectural rendering of the Industrial Education building.

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Industrial Education Building - Franklin Studio

Industrial Education Building

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Industrial Education Building - Franklin Studio

Industrial Education Building