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​Historic Knight Library: Art & Architecture

Guide to the art and architecture of the 1937 historic Knight Library, University of Oregon, Eugene.

LIGHTING FIXTURES

 

Designer: Frederick C. Baker.

Ceiling light, entrance hall

Entrance Halls

Photo: Teague

Exterior entrance light, Knight Library, 1939.

Photo: Oregana 1940.

Exterior entrance light, detail

Photo: Teague

Exterior entrance light

Photo: Teague

Ceiling light, interior corridor

Photo: Teague

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SOURCES

Baker, Frederick Charles, University Archives Photographs, 1890s-2010s, UA Ref 3, Box 2A, Folder 5.

Evans, Lew. "Art Work in New Library Product of Delicate Work by Grads and Professors." Oregon Daily Emerald, May 19, 1937.  

Emerson, Kim, "University of Oregon Library and Memorial Quadrangle," National Register of Historic Places Registration Form, August 15, 1989.

"The Library," Ellis Lawrence Building Survey. v.2 (Eugene). Compiled by the Historic Preservation Program, School of Architecture and Allied Arts, University of Oregon ; project directors, Michael Shellenbarger, Kimberly Lakin. [Salem, Or.] : State Historic Preservation Office, [1989].

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