Council of Independent Colleges Historic Campus Architecture Project

 

 
Miller Hall

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Institution Name: Southern Adventist University
Original/Historic Place Name: Miller Hall
Location on Campus: 5051 Promenade (east entrance); 5070 Industrial Dr. (west entrance)
Date(s) of Construction and Designer(s):
1953-1954original construction Unknown
Type of Place: Individual building
Style(s): (Glossary)
Materials:
Foundation: brick
Walls: "red-line" brick; Indiana limestone (trim)
Roof: asphalt shingle
 
    Function:
1953-present (2007)chapel
ca. 2000academic department building (religion, until it moved to Hackman Hall)
ca. 2004-present (2007)academic department building (modern languages)

Significance:
Landmark designation:
none
Narrative: see below
References: see below
 

Narrative:
Miller Hall, completed in 1954, was named for Harold A. Miller, who taught keyboard and choral groups from 1935-42 and 1945-52. Miller was a noted composer of gospel hymns. The building includes a chapel named for Southern Junior College alumnus and former General Conference President Robert H. Pierson.

The Modern Languages Department recently moved to Miller Hall, after the School of Religion transitioned from Miller into the newly renovated Hackman Hall.
 

References:
I. Bibliographic sources:

None specified.

II. Location of other data:
 

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