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| Institution Name: Converse College |
Original/Historic Place Name: Carnegie Library
Location on Campus: right of Twichell Auditorium
Date(s) of Construction and Designer(s): Type of Place: Individual building
|Roof: seamed metal|
| || Function: |
|ca. 2004-present (2007)||administration (Development, Alumni Affairs, and Public Relations offices)|
Significance: architecture, education
Narrative: see below
|National Register||Converse College Historic District (1975) |
References: see below
Built in 1905, the Carnegie building is a brick, two-story building, with a pedimented entrance porch, fluted columns with ionic capitals, and a central dome. Originally the home of the college library, today it houses the Development, Alumni Affairs, and Public Relations offices.
|I. Bibliographic sources: |
Eaddy, Mary Ann. Converse College Historic District. National Register of Historic Places designation report. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior/National Park Service, 1975.
Kibler, Lillian Adele. The History of Converse College. Spartanburg, SC: Converse College, 1973.
Willis, Jeffrey R. Converse College: A Pictorial History. Spartanburg, SC: Converse College, 2001.
|II. Location of other data: |
|University: Library |