University of Florida: Albert A. Murphree Hall – Gainesville FL

Description

Albert A. Murphree Hall was undertaken during the Great Depression with the assistance of the Federal Administration of Public Works. The building is a residence hall on the northern side of the University of Florida. Designed by architect Rudolph Weaver in Collegiate Gothic style. The building was named in honor of Dr. Albert A. Murphree, the second president of the University of Florida. Added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.

Source notes

http://web.uflib.ufl.edu/ufarch/xmurphree.htm; original Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works plaque on the wall of the exterior passageway. Modern informational sign on the southeastern corner of the building.

Project originally submitted by Susan Hegeman on December 12, 2014.

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Location Info


30 Murphree Area
Gainesville, FL 32611

Coordinates: 29.651111, -82.345833

2 comments on “University of Florida: Albert A. Murphree Hall – Gainesville FL

  1. Thanks, Susan! DW

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