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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 1907 June 6 )

Part of University of Kentucky course catalogs, 1865-

< *" . t· STATE COLLEGE OF KENTUCKY. 5 ‘ · ,, furnished with machinery and appliances for work in Mechanical Eng-i- Q neering T The Dormit0ries.——The two large dormitories on the campus aEord ti lodgings for the students who wish to lessen expense in this direction. '— Other buildings on the campus are a brick dwelling for the President and a ; cottage occupied by the Commandant. » Science Hall —This hall, built during the year 1897 for the departments Q of Natural Science, is 95 x 97 feet, of pressed brick, trimmed with Bowling ` Green stone. The wide halls, the numerous and spacious lecture rooms, .°‘ laboratories and othces in its three stories are conveniently arranged, well lighted, and the rooms are well furnished. The Farm B1¢ila'1`ngs.—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 Gymnasinm.—This imposing structure of pressed brick and Bed- ford stone, 100 x 157 feet, with the central part three stories high, the right wing one and the left two, stands 150 feet north of the Main Building T and cost $30,000. The first floor of the central portion contains the Armory, lockers for pe n women, and the ofhces of the Commandant and the Physical Director. The 7- second fioor 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 equipped with the best apparatus that could be procured. The building is finished in yellow pine, heated by steam, ,~ and lighted by electricity. ' The New Station Building.--This house on South Limestone, and a fourth of a mile from the campus, was completed in the winter of 1904. ‘ The building is of two stories and the basement, of pressed brick with oolitic lime-stone trimmings. The foundation is of Kentucky gray lime- stone 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, forms an attractive feature of the building. The cornice is massive, with large brackets. The general design of the building, which is l14 feet long x 60 deep, is colonial, adhering as strictly as possible to classic proportion and com- binations . Patterson Hall.-This large and handsome three-story structure, a home · for the young women of the College, is now ready for occupancy. Pleas- 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 made