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Olympic/Paralympic Planning Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA063

  • Staff Only

Abstract

These records include details of the project management for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 1996, including contracts for use of facilities, details of dormitory and fraternity house construction and renovation, and provision for Institute operations during the Olympic period.

Dates

  • ca. 1990-1997

Creator

Physical Description

(21 record center cartons)

Restrictions: Access

None.

Restrictions: Use

Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.

Extent

21 Linear Feet

Scope and Contents

The records include details of the project management; correspondence with the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games (ACOG) and Paralympic agencies; contracts for the use of facilities; details of dormitory and fraternity house construction and renovation; transportation; and provision for Institute operations during and immediately after the Olympic period.

Administrative History of the Georgia Tech Olympic/Paralympic Planning Office

The Georgia Tech Olympic/Paralympic Planning Office was directly responsible for planning Georgia Tech’s participation in the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. Georgia Tech served as the Olympic Village and was the venue for boxing and aquatic competitions.

Provenance

Georgia Tech's Olympic/Paralympic Planning Office donated these records on April 4, 1997 (Accession #1997.0401; old accession #97-04-01). Boxes 20-22 were donated by the Office of the President (Accession 1997.0701).

Physical Description

(21 record center cartons)

Note:

In an effort to provide broader access, this finding aid has not been fully expanded, but presented as a box list, with a general list of contents for each.

Processing Information

Christine de Catanzaro encoded this collection summary in March 2006.
Title
Olympic/Paralympic Planning Office (Georgia Institute of Technology) Records: Collection Summary, ca. 1993-1997
Subtitle
UA063
Author
Christine de Catanzaro
Date
Copyright 2006.
Description rules
finding aid updated using rlg best practice guidelines for encoded archival description.
Language of description
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology Repository

Contact:
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Atlanta 30332-0900 USA
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