University of Mississippi: Physics Building – University MS

Description

The Physics Building of the University of Mississippi campus, was built in 1939 as one of the last construction projects during the Public Works Administration. It was renamed Lewis Hall in 1977 for Dr. Arthur Lewis, a physics professor from 1939-1969. A research wing was added to the rear of the southwest corner in 1995.

Source notes

Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
www.olemiss.edu/depts/physics_and_astronomy/history/
Sansing, D. S. (1999). The University of Mississippi: A Sesquicentiall History. Jackson, MS: University Press.

Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on May 5, 2013.

We welcome contributions of additional information on any New Deal project site.

SUBMIT MORE INFORMATION OR PHOTOGRAPHS FOR THIS SITE

Location Info


30 Library Lane
University, Mississippi 38677

Coordinates: 34.364729, -89.536806

Leave a Reply

Before leaving a comment, please note:

  • Comments allow viewers to share information with others or alert us to errors or changes in a New Deal site.
  • We are not involved in the management of New Deal sites and have no information about visits, hours or rentals.
  • This page shows all the information we have for this site; if you have new information or photos to share, click below.

SUBMIT MORE INFORMATION OR PHOTOGRAPHS FOR THIS SITE

We welcome contributions of additional information on any New Deal project site.

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.