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Rhode Island School of Design

RISD Architectural Drawings: College Building

Building History

Name College Building
aka Helen Adelia Rowe Metcalf Building; RISD Library
Location 2 College Street
Acquired 1911, 1917
Construction Date 1936-1937
Original Plans Yes
Architect Jackson, Robertson & Adams
Plat / Lot 12/98, 111

College Building, 1932-2000

Descriptive Title Date
Showing Changes in Lines of College Street from South Main St. to Benefit St. 1932
Alteration and New Construction 1935
Plot Plan 1935
Structural Steel 1935
Electrical 1935
Heating & Ventilation 1935
Structural Steel 1935
Heating & Ventilation 1935
Heating & Ventilation 1935
Alteration and New Construction 1935
Alteration and New Construction 1935
Heating & Ventilation 1935
Plot Plan 1935
Heating & Ventilation 1935
Heating & Ventilation 1935
Heating & Ventilation 1935
Alteration and New Construction 1935
Alteration and New Construction 1935
West Side of Benefit St. Site Plan 1935
Alteration and New Construction 1935-1936
Plumbing 1935-1936
Iron Work 1935-1936
Alterations and New Construction 1935-1936
Alterations and New Construction 1935-1936
Alterations and New Construction 1935-1936
Heating & Ventilation 1936
Floor Plan 3rd Floor, West End. 1963
Basement Level 1964
Office Layout - Portion of Third Floor - College Building 1965
Mechanical Drawings of Unknown Type 1967
Alterations to Foyer 1968-1975
Floor Plans 1973
Proposed Sprinkler Layout - College Building Upper 1975
Accessibility Scheme of Archway Entrances 1978
Room Numbers 1978
Second Floor Plan 1980
Renovations for Faculty Offices Liberal Arts 1981
Proposal for New Handicapped Toilets, 1st Floor. 1982
Shop Ventilation 1982
Shop Ventilation 1982
Shop Ventilation 1982
Shop Ventilation 1982
Shop Ventilation 1982
Floor Plans 1982-1983
Floor Plans 1982-1983
Floor Plans 1982-1983
Memorial Hall 1982-1983
Electrical for Shop Ventilation 1983
Library Expansion Schematic Design / Feasibility Study 1983 (?)
RISD Phase II 1983-1984
Business Office Air Conditioner Duct Distribution 1984
Emergency Apparatus 1984-1985
Floor Plans circa 1985
Floor Plans circa 1985
Emergency Apparatus 1985
Fire / Security 1985
Library Expansion Schematic Design / Feasibility Study 1985
Library Expansion Schematic Design / Feasibility Study 1985
Library Expansion - Schematic Design and Feasibility Study 1985
Library Expansion - Schematic Design and Feasibility Study 1985 (?)
Security College Building DGP 1985-1986
Air Conditioning Project 1986
Library Rare Book Room 1988
Library Floor 1990
Lithography Sink 1995
Proposed Changes to Studio 210 1996
Proposed Renovations to: 3rd Floor College Building and 2nd Floor Bank Building 2000
Floor Plans undated
Supply System S-1 and S-2. undated
Floor Plans: 7th and 8th Floors undated
Room #501 undated
Room 509 Layout undated
Floor Plans undated
Room Numbers undated
Floor Plans undated
Floor Plans undated
Floor Plans undated
Floor Plans undated
Floor Plans undated
Floor Plans undated
Floor Plans undated
Floor Plans undated
Supply System S-1 undated
Ventilation - A/C undated
Floor Plans undated
New Counter for Business Office undated
Seventh Floor undated