Robert Macon architectural renderings

RIT Art Collection

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Collection Overview
Biographical Information for Robert Macon
Scope and Content
Additional Finding Aids
Subject Headings
Information for Researchers
Administrative Information

Collection Overview (Collapse)

Robert Macon architectural renderings
Macon, Robert
Inclusive Date(s)
circa 1982-1989
Contains renderings of RIT Henrietta campus buildings, circa 1982-1989, created by Robert Macon of Macon/Chantreuil Architects.
2.38 Linear feet (1 Flat file drawer)
Reading room flat files, Drawer 11
RIT Archive Collections
RIT Libraries
Wallace Center
90 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, New York, 14623
(585) 475-2557

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Biographical Information for Robert Macon (Collapse)

Robert Macon was a founding partner of Macon/Chantreuil, now Chantreuil/Jensen/Stark, an architectural firm. The firm created several buildings on the RIT Henrietta campus: Kilian J. and Caroline F. Schmitt Interfaith Center, E. Philip Saunders College of Business, Wallace Library addition, and the Bausch and Lomb Center.

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Scope and Content (Collapse)

Robert Macon's renderings of RIT Henrietta campus buildings includes both original artwork and reproductions. The collection contains two watercolor paintings of building exteriors (1989). These are reproduced in color photographs as well. Two pencil drawings depict the RIT chapel interior and the quarter-mile (1982) and are also reproduced in two black and white copies. Later additions include two color pencil drawings of the campus from 1986 and 1989 as well as two color photographs of watercolors of the campus from 1987.

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Arrangement (Collapse)

Collection materials are arranged by size.

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Additional Finding Aids (Collapse)

In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.

Robert Macon architectural drawings

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Subject Headings (Collapse)

Personal Name(s)

  • Macon, Robert

Corporate Name(s)

  • Macon/Chantreuil Architects.
  • Rochester Institute of Technology -- Art collections.


  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- Rochester
  • Campus planning -- New York (State) -- Rochester
  • College buildings -- New York (State) -- Rochester
  • College campuses -- New York (State) -- Rochester


  • Renderings (drawings)

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Information for Researchers (Collapse)

Preferred Citation

Robert Macon architectural renderings, RIT Art Collection

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open to researchers.

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Administrative Information (Collapse)

Collection ID


Source of Acquisition

Collection materials were placed on deposit in the RIT Art collection in December 2003 by David Pankow.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in August 2011.

Revision Description

 Lisa Witt 02 December 2014

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