Buildings And Landmarks

Title

Buildings And Landmarks

Description

This collection consists of the Buildings and Landmarks that have been affiliated with the University over the years. It includes both buildings and landmarks that were torn down in the past and also buildings that are still standing today.

Collection Items

Aerial View of Campus in 1909<br /><br />
Aerial View of the Campus with Campbell Hall, the Grove, and all the surrounding buildings and the Main Street of Monmouth. The 'Peanut Roaster' of the I&M railroad is heading toward Independence.
Old ACC.RG.2012.604: Item 314

Aerial View of Campus  <br /><br />
Aerial View of the campus with clear view of the grove, Todd Hall, ITC, Admin building, and surrounding buildings.
Old ACC.RG.2012.601 Photographs/Buildings: Aerial Views

Front View of the Academic Programs and Support Center Building<br /><br />
Academic Programs and Support Center Building as seen from across Monmouth Avenue, showing trees on the left and right side and a student walking up to the building.
Photo Courtesy of Western University Archives

Library Building, 1951<br /><br />
The campus library building, (now know as the Academic Programs and Support Center Building) as seen from the left side of the entrance. The triptych frieze on the front of the building was created by Mrs. Pearl Heath, former Art Instructor.
Old…

Lower Level of the Library
The lower level of the library (now known as Academic Programs and Support Center) with books stacked and open on a study table next to rows of shelves and a window with a card catalog. Mrs. Dessa Hofstedder's, former librarian, office is in the…

Large Window View in the Library
Students sit on tables reading books in the library (now known as the from Academic Programs and Support Center) next to a large window with view of the campus and buildings that include Campbell Hall.
Old ACC.RG.2012.601 Photographs/Buildings:…

College Library, Full Front View in 1951<br /><br />
Full view of the College Library, (now known as the Academic Programs and Supports Center) from across Monmouth Avenue with cars parked on the side of the street and a large tree creeping in from the left. Telephone lines hang above.
Old…

Students Reading in the College Library<br /><br />
Students sit at desks completing their work in the College Library (now known as the Academic Programs and Support Center) with a row of bookshelves in the background to the right, and the large window to the left with view of Smith Hall.
Old…

Large North Window of the College Library With Snow
The North side of the College Library (now known as the Academic Programs and Support Center). There is view of the large curved window and snow sprinkled over the ground below.
Old ACC.RG.2012.601 Photographs/Buildings: Library Building - APSC

East Exterior of Ackerman Hall<br /><br />
Full view of the East side of Ackerman Hall with trees in front. Taken from across the street in the parking lot.
Photo Courtesy of Western University Archives

South Entrance of Ackerman Hall <br /><br />
Front entrance view of Ackerman Hall with bikes parked on the right side, and a woman leaving out of the front doors.
Photo Courtesy of Western University Archives

South View of Ackerman Hall Exterior<br /><br />
Full view of South side of Ackerman Hall. Taken from the front lawn.
Photo Courtesy of Western University Archives

Far Away View of Ackerman Hall and Field, South Side<br /><br />
Full view of South side of Ackerman hall taken from the South lawn with two trees framing the borders on the left and right sides.
Photo Courtesy of Western University Archives

West Exterior of Administration Building <br /><br />
Full View of the front entrance on the west side of the Administration Building with view of trees and a car parked in front. Telephone poles to the right.
Old ACC.RG.2012.601 Photographs/Buildings: Administration Building

Interior of Administration Building <br /><br />
The interior of the Administration building with view of two desks with telephones on them, chairs around the desks, and 3 windows.
Old ACC.RG.2012.601 Photographs/Buildings: Administration Building

Administration Building Exterior<br /><br />
Full view of the front entrance on the west side of the Administration Building with two people walking past the building.
Old ACC.RG.2012.601 Photographs/Buildings: Administration Building

Ground Breaking Ceremony for Administration Building
President J.A. Churchill holding the golden shovel while students and faculty crowd behind him behind a rope.
Verso: "In late 1935 or early 1936 ground was broken for the building named the Administration Building and which still carries that name…

West Entrance of Administration Building, 1940&#039;s <br /><br />
View of the west entrance of the Administration Building with students sitting outside. Three student sitting down on the steps; the a woman in the middle is identified as Esther Bracken Hassle. A man and a woman walking down the steps faced towards…

West Entrance of Administration Building, 2000&#039;s<br /><br />
View of the west entrance of the Administration Building taken from the right lawn. Two people are walking in and out of the building.
Photo courtesy of the Public Relations

Alder View Townhouses, 2018<br /><br />
View of the Alder View Townhouses, taken from the South lawn.
Photo courtesy of Western University Archives

Alder View Townhouses Sign<br /><br />
The Alder View sign that reads, "Alder View Townhouses" with view of a branching out bush in front.
Photo courtesy of Western University Archives
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