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Parsons

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Parsons

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ARCHITECT:
Miller and Yeager

DEDICATED:
November 12, 1937

COST:
$132,383

REMODELED:
1951 and 1969

NOTES:
PWA funded project, was the first men's residence hall on campus. Converted to office space in 1969.

RAZED:
1991

HISTORY:
Named for William Wood Parsons, President, I.S.N.S., 1885-1921

The new dormitory for men was officially opened at the beginning of the school year of 1937-38. It was named in honor of W.W. Parsons, who spent many years of his life as president of the institution and who was so keenly interested in the spiritual, physical, and moral welfare of the students.

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“Parsons,” Cunningham Memorial Library Digital Exhibits, accessed January 17, 2018, http://stateit.indstate.edu/document/144.

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