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Dedication of Nelson Hall

Nelson Hall, NCSU (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Dedication of Nelson Hall
Topics:
Campus and Town
Subjects:
Universities and colleges
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
0227750
Created Date:
circa
Description:
On the back of the photograph: "Hon. Hariot Clarkson, Supreme Court of North Carolina, Governor Clyde Hoey, Governor of North Carolina Thomas Nelson, Dean, Textile School, North Carolina State College. Occasion: Dedication of new Textile Building March 5, 1940." Nelson Hall is named for Thomas Nelson (1872-1953). Nelson was a lecturer in weaving and design at NC State and became head of the department in 1924 until 1943. He was awarded an honorary Doctor of Science by the college in 1926. The hall was built in 1938.
Genre:
Snapshots
Publicity photographs
Photographs
Names:
Nelson, Thomas more info on Nelson, Thomas, 1872-1953 
North Carolina State University -- Buildings more info on North Carolina State University -- Buildings 
North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering of the University of North Carolina more info on North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering of the University of North Carolina 
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building: North Carolina State University, Thomas Nelson Hall (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

Community:
Raleigh
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27607
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Lecture halls
Universities and colleges
Latitude, Longitude:
35.788399, -78.674004