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Image 9 of Catalogue of the Officers, Studies, and Students of the State College of Kentucky, Lexington, Volume 5 (Session ending 1904 June 2)

Part of University of Kentucky course catalogs, 1865-

li x . 5 i U FZ I I STATE COLLEGE OF KENTUCKY. 5 l , A } of Natural Science, is 96 x 97 feet, of pressed brick, trimmed with Bowling l Green stone. The wide halls, the numerous and spacious lecture rooms, p laboratories, and oiiices in its three stories are conveniently arranged, well ` ‘ [V lighted, and the rooms are well furnished. { i The Farm Buildings-—On the farm is a brick dwelling occupied by the Director of the Station, and the usual buildings for the care of tools, . the protection of stock, and the like. ` · The Gymmzsium.—This imposing structure of pressed brick and Bed- ford stone, 100 x 157 feet, with its central part three stories high, the right wing one and the left two, has just been completed, 150 feet north of the Main Bullding, at a cost of $30,000. The first door of the central portion contains the Armory, lockers for women, and the oiiices of the Commandant and the Physical Director. The second floor is occupied by Alumni Hall, the Trustees’ room, and a society hall. The third floor is divided into two society halls and a hall for _ ) the Y. M. C. A. All these rooms are commodious and finely adapted to their purpose. The right wing, which is 48 x 95 feet, is used as a drill-room during bad weather. The basement of the left wing is set apart for baths, lockers for men, wash-stands, closets, and a swimming-pool. The second floor, the gymnasium proper, is splendidly equipped with the best apparatus that could be procured. The building is finished in yellow pine, heated by steam, and lighted by electricity. T he New Station BuiZding.——This house, on South Limestone, and a · fourth of a mile from the campus, will be completed in the Summer of 1904. The building is to be two-storied and the basement, of pressed brick with oolitic limestone-trimmings. The foundation is to be of Kentucky gray limestone, faced with broken ashlar oolitic limestone, the balustrade of , terra-cotta. A large portico, with columns extending from the first floor line to the pediment on a level with the cornice, will form an attractive feat- ‘ ure of the building. The cornice will be massive, with large brackets. The general design of the building, which is to be 114 long x 60 feet deep, is colonial, adhering as strictly as possible to classic proportions and , combinations. Patiersan Hall .—This large and handsome three-story structure, a home for the young women of the College, is now ready for occupancy. Pleas- F ‘ antly located on South Limestone street, a fourth of a mile north of the College, and on the street railway which lies along the western border of the spacious grounds; built durably of brick, stone, iron and wood, and E made practically fire-proof; with long and wide porches and with a large m closet in every room; with adequate provision for light, heat, ventilation and exercise, this Hall offers to 124 inmates, two in a room, everything needed for their health, safety, convenience, comfort and physical culture. Cost of ground, building and equipment, $60,000. a .-=; g ‘. v ’

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