Welcome to the Archives of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. The purpose of this online database is to function as a tool for scholars, students, architects, preservationists, journalists and other interested parties. The archive consists of photographs, slides, articles and publications from Rudolph’s lifetime; physical drawings and models; personal photos and memorabilia; and contemporary photographs and articles.
Unless otherwise noted, all images and drawings are copyright © The Estate of Paul Rudolph and The Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. Please speak with a representative of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation to get permission to use any drawings or photos. Drawings, sketches and other materials produced by Rudolph’s architectural office at the Library of Congress are maintained there for preservation, but the intellectual property rights belong to the Paul Rudolph Estate and Ernst Wagner, founder of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation.
Address: 285 Old Westport Road
City: North Dartmouth
Zip Code: 12747
Nation: United States
Google Maps Address: 41.6291, -71.00641
Type: Master Plan / Academic
Status: Built, Altered
Floors (Above Ground):
Architect: Paul Rudolph
Associate Architect: Desmond & Lord
Interiors: Bill Bagnell Associates, Inc.
Structural: Congdon, Gurney & Towle, Inc.; Sepp Firnkas
Plumbing: Robert W. Sullivan, Inc.
Heating: Francis Associates, Inc.
Electrical: McCarron & Hufnagle Associates, Inc.
Contractor: Franchi Construction Co., Inc.
Subcontractor(s): Margeson Plumbing Co. (Plumbing); Brandt-Jordan Corporation (Heating); Brady Electric Company (Electrical)
New Campus for Southeastern Massachusetts Technological Institute (now UMass Dartmouth)
DRAWINGS - Design Drawings / Renderings
DRAWINGS - Construction Drawings
DRAWINGS - Shop Drawings
PHOTOS - Project Model
PHOTOS - During Construction
PHOTOS - Completed Project
PHOTOS - Current Conditions
LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION
“Institute de technology a North Dartmouth, Mass.” il., plan, sec. Architecture D’Aujourd’hui 36 (October 1966): 2-5.
“Architecture that gives a campus a single building unity; will Rudolph’s vision of the SMTI campus be fully recognized?” il. (pt. col.), plans, sec. Architectural Record 140 (October 1966): 145-160. Reply with rejoinder by Jan Reiner 141 (February 1967): 48.
“Architecture gives campus unity of a single building.” il., sec., diag. College and University Business 42 (February 1967): 72-75.
Jacobs, David. “Rudolph style: unpredictable.” il. New York Times Magazine (26 March 1967): 46.
Rudolph, P. and Moholy-Nagy, S. (1970). The Architecture of Paul Rudolph. New York: Praeger, pp. 152-165.
Paul Rudolph. Introduction and notes by Rupert Spade. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1971. il. (pt. col.), plan, sec. plates 72-81, p. 127.
Chermayeff, Ivan. Observations on American Architecture. New York: Viking, 1972. il. (pt. col.), pp. 68, 70.
Cook, John Wesley. Conversations with Architects. New York: Praeger, 1973. plan. pp. 91-92.
Jacob, Eva. New Architecture in New England. Lincoln, Mass.: De Cordova Museum, 1974. il. pp. 16-17, 96-97.
Paul Rudolph, Dessins D’Architecture. Fribourg: Office du Livre, 1974. il., plan, sec., elev. pp. 162-169.
Yamashita, Tsukasa. “Recent works of Paul Rudolph.” il. (pt. col.), plan, map, sec. Architecture and Urbanism 49 (January 1975): 37, 46-64, 144.
“Chronological list of works by Paul Rudolph, 1946-1974.” il., plan. Architecture and Urbanism 49 (January 1975): 159.
“Southeastern Massachusetts University.” il. (pt. col.), plan. Architectural Record 157 (January 1975): 126-131.
Molitor, Joseph W. Architectural Photography. New York: Wiley, 1976. il. pp. 88-89.
A Pictorial History of Architecture in America. New York: American Heritage, 1976. il. pp. 114-115.
“Southeastern Massachusetts Technological Institute.” il. (pt. col.), plan. Architecture and Urbanism 80 (July 1977): 131, 242-247.
“Paul Rudolph with Desmond and Lord; Southeastern Massachusetts Technological Institute, North Dartmouth, Mass. completion; 1970.” il., plans, sec. Global Architecture Document. Special Issue 1970-1980 (1980): 24-27.
Smith, G. E. Kidder. The Architecture of the United States. Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor, 1981. v. 1. il. pp. 298-300.