Rush Residence Hall (NCCU) – Durham NC

Description

Ruth G. Rush Residence Hall, constructed as a women’s dormitory at North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina, was built as part of a federal Public Works Administration (PWA) project during the Great Depression.

A National Register of Historic Places nomination form states that the building bears a plaque stating that the building was “designed by Federal Works Agency architect John M. Carmody.”

Source notes

National Register of Historic Places nomination form:
https://www.hpo.ncdcr.gov/nr/DH0372.pdf

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on November 12, 2014.
Additional contributions by Fern Nesson.

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Location Info


1801 Fayetteville Rd.
Durham, NC 27707

Coordinates: 35.974757, -78.899729

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