- Owen Residence Hall
Campus and Town
Universities and colleges
- Item identifier:
- Funkhouser, Edward T. more info on Funkhouser, Edward T. (Edward Truman), 1946-
- Created Date:
- Owen Residence Hall is named for Edwin Bentley Owen (1872-1930). Owen graduated from the college with a degree in agriculture in 1898. He served as a part time librarian for the school following graduation, taught English, and was the first registrar for the school, putting in place the basic system still partially used today. Owen Residence Hall was built in 1947.
North Carolina State University
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- Digital Project:
- Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
- Edward T. Funkhouser Photographs, 2001-2016 (MC00336) held by Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
- Note field:
- Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
- For questions about copyright and permissions, please refer to our Reproduction, Use, Citation, and Copyright page (http://d.lib.ncsu.edu/collections/about).
Building: North Carolina State University, Edwin Bentley Owen Residence Hall (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)
- Northup & O'Brien (Winston-Salem, N.C.) more info on Northup & O'Brien (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
- 2720 Cates Avenue
- North Carolina
- Historical note:
- The residence halls were built to accommodate the increased number of students who entered the University after World War II.
- Architectural note:
- The designs for Tucker and Owen Residence Halls are identical.
- General note:
- In designs, referred to as "Dormitory E."
College buildings -- North Carolina
- Latitude, Longitude:
- 35.784653, -78.67308