Council of Independent Colleges Historic Campus Architecture Project

 

 
Mahan Hall

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Institution Name: University of the Cumberlands
Original/Historic Place Name: Felix Hall
Location on Campus:
Date(s) of Construction and Designer(s):
1906original construction Unknown
n.d.complete renovation Unknown
Type of Place: Individual building
Style(s): (Glossary)
Materials:
Foundation: stone
Walls: brick
Roof: none specified
 
    Function:
1906-present (2007)residence hall (men)

Significance: culture, education, history, religion
Landmark designation:
none
Narrative: see below
References: see below
 

Narrative:
In 1906 Felix Hall, named for Dr. W.H. Felix of Lexington, Kentucky, was built as a dormitory for men. In 1954 the name was changed to Mahan Hall in honor of E.C. Mahan of Knoxville, Tennessee. The building was recently completely renovated and still serves as a residence hall for men.
 

References:
I. Bibliographic sources:

None specified.

II. Location of other data:
University: Library, Special Collections
 

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