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[Kerr Hall during construction 4]

Description

Photograph of Kerr Hall, almost complete, during its construction. Next to the building on the left are Maple Street Hall and Clark Hall, both dormitories. Some houses, including the President's house are also in the photo.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 6 x 6 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1969.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: University Photography Collection and was provided by the UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 16 times. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of Kerr Hall, almost complete, during its construction. Next to the building on the left are Maple Street Hall and Clark Hall, both dormitories. Some houses, including the President's house are also in the photo.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 6 x 6 cm.

Notes

North Texas State University was renamed the University of North Texas on May 15, 1988. Kerr Hall was built in 1969 as a dorm. Maple Street Hall was built in 1964/65 as a women's dormitory. Clark Hall was built in 1967 as a women's dormitory, its dining area was converted into the university bakery. The President's House in the photo was built in 1956, it was given additions in 1989 and is now used as the Alumni and Development Center.

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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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  • 1969

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  • Jan. 13, 2016, 3:39 p.m.

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  • April 30, 2020, 8:51 a.m.

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  • N:33.208197, E:-97.146229, S: 33.206133, W:-97.153954

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[Kerr Hall during construction 4], photograph, 1969; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc796291/: accessed October 29, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.