Mississippi State University: Magruder Hall – Starkville MS

Description

Projects w1209, w1226-1 and w1226-2 constructed buildings on the campus of then Mississippi State College (now Mississippi State University). The projects were part of a 5-year building program from 1934-1939 totaling $1,424,478. Magruder Hall was constructed 1937-1938 as a dormitory. Stevens and Johnston designed the 3-story Georgian Revival brick building constructed by M. T. Reed Construction Company.

Source notes

Report No. 5. Status of Completed Non-Federal Allotted Projects. Region No. 3 Mississippi. (January 3, 1940). Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works Projects Division, p. 105.

Mississippi Department of Archives and History. Historic Resources Inventory database. Retrieved September 1, 2019 from
https://www.apps.mdah.ms.gov/Public/rpt.aspx?rpt=publicPropSearch&Name=&StreetNo=&StreetName=&City=Starkville&County=Any

State's 5-year building program cost $1,200,000. (Dec. 25, 1938). Clarion-Ledger, p. 7.

Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on September 2, 2019.

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Location Info


295-251 Lee Boulevard
Starkville, Mississippi 39762

Coordinates: 33.4552065, -88.78833020000002

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