Morrill Hall, Cornell University (NRIS 66000576)

Address: Cornell University campus, Ithaca, New York. County/parish: Tompkins.

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.

From Wikipedia:

Morrill Hall (Cornell University)

Justin Morrill Hall, known almost exclusively as Morrill Hall, is an academic building of Cornell University on its Ithaca, New York campus. As of 2009 it houses the Departments of Romance Studies, Russian Literature, and Linguistics. The building is named in honor of Justin Smith Morrill, who as Senator from Vermont was the primary proponent of the Morrill Land-Grant Colleges Act of 1862 which greatly assisted the founding of Cornell University. Morrill Hall was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1965.

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Architects:

  • Wilcox, Henry W.

Architectural styles:

  • Other
  • Second Empire

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000576

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