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Virginia Tech Historical Data Book, Section 6.6:
Building Chronology


The following major buildings were still existing on campus in 1972, listed in order of construction:

1859-Solitude
1876-Henderson (1st section)
1888-Lane (Barracks No. 1)
1894-Rasche (old section)
1899-YMCA (Performing Arts)
1900-Brodie (old section)
1902-Bldg. 274 (President's Home)
1902-Shanks (old section)
1902-Henderson (2nd section)
1904-Maj. Williams (1st section)
1907-Price
1914-Home Management House
1916-High School (bought 1965)
1924-Sandy
1926-Memorial Gym (except pool)
1926-Patton (1st story)
1927-Maj. Williams (2nd section)
1927-Davidson (1st phase)
1928-Power House (1st phase)
1929-Patton (completed)
1929-Henderson (3rd section)
1930-University Club
1930-Campbell (west section)
1931-Saunders
1931-Printing Plant (M.E. Lab)
1933-Davidson (2nd phase)
1933-Memorial Gym (pool)
1934-Media Building (bought 1965)
1935-Eggleston (main)
1935-Continuing Education (old wing)
1936-Burruss (original section)
1937-Squires (original core)
1938-Davidson (third phase)
1939-Owens
1939-Smyth (1st phase)
1940-Agnew
1940-Campbell (east)
1940-Eggleston (east and west)
1940-Hillcrest (original section)
1940-Holden
1940-Hutcheson
1940-Seitz
1942- Airport Shop
1949-Femoyer
1949-Monteith
1949-Power House (2nd phase)
1949-Thomas
1950- Smyth (2nd phase)
1951-Henderson(4th section)
1952-Food Science (1st phase)
1952-Randolph (west wing)
1953-Williams
1955-Carol M. Newman Library
1955-Power House (3rd phase)
1957-Shanks (new section)
1957-Maj. Williams (3rd section)
1957-Brodie (new section)
1957-Pamplin (Commerce)
1959-Randolph (east wing)
1960-Norris (1st section)
1960-Roberson (Physics)
1960-Power House (4th phase)
1960-Memorial Chapel (completed)
1961-Biochemistry and Nutrition
1962-Norris (2nd section)
1962-Cassell Coliseum (first used)
1962-Schultz
1962-Vawter
1962-Barringer
1962-Central Stores
1962-Seismograph Station
1964-Miles
1964-Newman
1965-Food Service (2nd phase)
1965-Johnson
1965-Lane Stadium (first used)
1966-Lee
1966-O'Shaughnessy
1967-Pritchard
1968-Burruss (west and rear wings)
1968-Continuing Education
1968-Ambler Johnston (part)
1969-Cowgill
1969-Derring (1st phase)
1969-Ambler Johnston (completed)
1969-Squires (reopened)
1969-Wallace (1st phase)
1970-Anaerobe Lab
1970-Burruss (east wing)
1970-Dietrick
1970-Food Science (3rd phase)
1970-Squires (completed)
1971-Field House
1971-Cheatham (1st phase)
1971-Hillcrest (east wing)
1971-McBryde (except auditorium)
1971-Whittemore (1st phase)
1971-Boiler Plant
1971-Central Refrigeration Plant
1971-Slusher (begun)

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