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9 > 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 B1ila'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, washstands, 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