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Scale Models

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Representations or copies of an object that are larger or smaller than the actual size of the object being represented, and manufactured precisely according to relative size. Typically, the scale model is smaller than the original and used for illustrating the object, for a toy or collectible, or as a guide to constructing it in full size. Scale models may be one- or two-dimensional. Scale models are generally built according to a standard scale for the particular product; for example, model trains may be HO guage (1:87 scale), model ships may be 1:500 scale, and dollhouse furniture may be 1:12 scale.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

B. William Van Loo papers

Identifier: SC095
Arrangement The records are arranged into three series. The series are as follows: Series 1: Technical drawings, images and other materials, Subseries 1.1: Early works, Subseries 1.2: University of Northern Colorado productions, Subseries 1.3: Drawings of facilities and equipment, Subseries 1.4: Students' drawings, Series 2: Teaching materials, Series 3: Biographical materials
Dates: 1968-1992

Teaching materials, Undated

Identifier: Series 2
Scope and Contents Consists of 10 folders and 1 scale model. The folders contain negatives, photographs, transparencies and perspective grids.
Dates: Undated