[West Hall at North Texas State College]

Description

Photograph of the West Hall men's dormitory at North Texas State College. The photograph was taken from the street beside the building. Automobiles are visible in the dorm's parking lot; electric power lines are visible at the top of the photograph. On the back of the photograph, a typed label reads "WEST DORM"; handwritten notes read "September 1960" and "West Hall".

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. September 1960.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: University of North Texas Archives and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 206 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of the West Hall men's dormitory at North Texas State College. The photograph was taken from the street beside the building. Automobiles are visible in the dorm's parking lot; electric power lines are visible at the top of the photograph. On the back of the photograph, a typed label reads "WEST DORM"; handwritten notes read "September 1960" and "West Hall".

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Notes

West Hall at the University of North Texas was constructed from 1957 to 1960. It was built to house 300 male students in 1957, with a second wing added in 1959-1960. Further renovations took place in 1998.

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University of North Texas Archives

The University of North Texas Archives collection features historical images of University of North Texas faculty, students, architecture, and events.

University Photography Collection

Drawn from the UNT Archives, these photographs depict images of University of North Texas football, UNT alumni and alumni events, and images of the changing and growing University of North Texas campus.

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  • September 1960

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  • Aug. 25, 2013, 9:19 p.m.

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  • 33.2120412104, -97.15507145

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[West Hall at North Texas State College], photograph, September 1960; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc177488/: accessed September 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.