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RCC Archives, Special Collections, and College History

The Archives Collection includes manuscripts, records, publications, photographs, art, and memorabilia related to the history of the institution.

Construction of Facilities Timeline

  • Administration/Education Center: 1962

  • Building 3: Small Engines: 1966

  • Administration/Education Center Additions: 1968 & 1974

  • Design Center (College Occupied in 1984): 1971

  • Pottery Center: 1973

  • Wellness Center: 1973

  • J.W. "Willie" Plummer Vocational-Technical Center: 1978

  • Building Trades Center: 1978

  • R. Alton Cox Learning Resources Center: 1979

  • Student Services Center/Welcome Center: 1979/2011

  • Maintenance Brick Building: 1979

  • Greenhouse: 1979

  • Horticulture House: 1980

  • Design Center Renovation: 1985

  • M. H. Branson Business Education Center: 1988

  • Computer Technology Center: 1990

  • Archdale Center: 1990

  • Photography Imaging Center: 1995

  • Health & Science Center: 1996

  • Design Center Addition: 1996

  • Archdale Addition: 1997

  • Campus Store: 1999

  • Emergency Services Training Center: 2001

  • Foundation Conference Center: 2002

  • JB Davis Bell & Clock Tower: 2003

  • Archdale Addition Building A: 2006

  • Randolph Early College High School Modular Unit: 2008

  • Richard Petty Education Center: 2009

  • Emergency Services Training Center Classroom Addition: 2011

  • Welcome Center Addition: 2011

  • Continuing Education and Industrial Center Renovation: 2012

  • Cosmetology Center: 2016

  • Photographic Technology Addition and Renovation: 2018

  • Dr. Robert S. Shackleford Jr. Allied Health Center: 2020