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Tucker Residence Hall

Tucker Residence Hall, NCSU (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Tucker Residence Hall
Topics:
Campus and Town
Subjects:
Universities and colleges
Item identifier:
funk_tuckerResidenceHall
Photographer:
Created Date:
Description:
Tucker Residence Hall was named for Irvin Burchard Tucker (1878-1943). Tucker attended the college in the 1890s but transferred to UNC for law school. He served as U.S. District Attorney for the eastern district of North Carolina under Presidents Harding and Coolidge and on the U.S. Board of Paroles under Presidents Hoover and Roosevelt. He also served on the UNC System Board of Trustees and was president of the system’s General Alumni Association. Tucker Residence Hall was built in 1947.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Names:


Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
Funkhouser Photographs

Building:

Street:
2720 Cates Avenue
Community:
Raleigh
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27606
Architectural note:
The designs for Tucker and Owen Residence Halls are identical.
Historical note:
The residence halls were built to accommodate the increased number of students who entered the University after World War II.
General note:
In designs, referred to as "Dormitory D."
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Dormitories
Universities and colleges
Latitude, Longitude:
35.784988, -78.673996

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