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Creator WKU Archives
Title UA1C WKU Archives Photograph Collection Series 2. Buildings Subseries 9. Cabell Hall
Collection WKU Archives
Object Name Print, Photographic
Year Range From 1889
Year Range To 1926
Description Images of Cabell Hall.
Admin / Biog History Other Names - Home Economics Hall, Music Hall
Date Built - 1889
Date Razed - 1926

Originally built as a home for the president of Potter College, Benjamin Cabell.

The building was used as the Music Hall from approximately 1911 to 1926. The School of Music was located on the first floor of the hall. The School of Domestic Science and Arts was located on the second floor.

The stones of the building were reused to construct the Home Economics Building in 1926, making room for Gordon Wilson Hall on the original site. The Home Economics Building was located next to Helm Library and was rnamed the Industrial Education Annex.
System of Arrangement Images are arranged alphabetically and numerically.
Subjects Western Kentucky University
Search Terms Cabell Hall (WKU)
Finding Aids TopScholar - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_fin_aid/26/
Related Materials Images with UA1C2.9 prefix
Catalog Number UA1C2.9
Copyrights Check individual images for copyright restrictions.
Dates of Creation 1889-1926
Caption WKU Archives Logo
Credit line WKU Archives
Extent 2 folders, 2 glass plates
Number of Images 1
Access Conditions no restrictions
Parent ID UA1C2
Level of Description Subseries
Disciplines Photography
Containers Cabell Hall
Cabell Hall
Cabell Hall