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Vanderbilt University, West Side Row, West End Avenue & Twenty-fourth Avenue, South, Nashville, Davidson County, TN



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Item Title


Location
South, Nashville, TN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS TN-34
Building/structure dates: 1887 initial construction
Significance: These five buildings were erected as dormitories for Vanderbilt University in 1886 and 1887. They represent an early venture in student housing, when campus residence by students was less common than in later years.

Subjects
Dormitories
Offices


Related Names
Landruth, Oliver H.
Vanderbilt, William H.


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey, Jack E. Boucher, Photographer November, 1971 EAST (FRONT) ELEVATION, BUILDING D.
2. Historic American Buildings Survey, Jack E. Boucher, Photographer November, 1971 NORTH (SIDE) ELEVATION, BUILDING D, FROM NORTHEAST.
3. Historic American Buildings Survey, Jack E. Boucher, Photographer November, 1971 SOUTH (SIDE) ELEVATION, BUILDING D, FROM SOUTHEAST.
4. Historic American Buildings Survey, Jack E. Boucher, Photographer November, 1971 DETAIL OF EAST (FRONT) ENTRANCE, BUILDING D.
5. Historic American Buildings Survey, Jack E. Boucher, Photographer November, 1971 DETAIL WROUGHT- AND CAST-IRON EXTERIOR STAIRWAY NORTH SIDE, BUILDING D.
6. Historic American Buildings Survey, Jack E. Boucher, Photographer November, 1971 DETAIL OF UNDER SIDE, WROUGHT- AND CAST-IRON EXTERIOR STAIRWAY, NORTH SIDE OF BUILDING D.
7. Historic American Buildings Survey, Jack E. Boucher, Photographer November, 1971 DETAIL, WROUGHT- AND CAST-IRON EXTERIOR STAIRWAY, SOUTH SIDE, BUILDING D.


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