Historic Markers Across Alabama

Huntington Hall

Marker ID:  
Location: University Avenue, Tuskegee Institute, AL
County: Macon
Coordinates: N 32° 25.798    W 085° 42.252
  32.42996666    -85.7042
Style: Interpretative Sign **
Waymark: None


Huntington Hall

Built as a girls dormitory with funds donated by the widow of Collis P. Huntington, philanthropist, and president of the C & O (Chesapeake & Ohio) Railroad. Huntington Hall was designed by architect, Robert R. Taylor, the first African American graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Director of Trades at Tuskegee Institute. The hall was later used as a residence hall for staff members, classrooms, and faculty offices.


More information:
NPS - Tuskegee University
Wikipedia - Booker T. Washington
Wikipedia - George Washington Carver

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