Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL)

 - Class of 1914

Page 15 of 204

 

Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL) online yearbook collection, 1914 Edition, Page 15 of 204
Page 15 of 204



Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL) online yearbook collection, 1914 Edition, Page 14
Previous Page

Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL) online yearbook collection, 1914 Edition, Page 16
Next Page

Search for Classmates, Friends, and Family in one
of the Largest Collections of Online Yearbooks!



Your membership with E-Yearbook.com provides these benefits:
  • Instant Access to Millions of Yearbook Pictures
  • High-Resolution, Full Color Images Available Online
  • Search, Browse, Read, and Print Yearbook Pages
  • View College, High School, and Military Yearbooks
  • Browse our digital annual library spanning centuries
  • Support the Schools in our Program by Subscribing

Page 15 text:

THE NEW GIRLS ' DORMITORY.



Page 16 text:

The New Girls ' Dormitory. dT OR SEVERAL years the authorities have very much fUi felt the need for a girls ' dormilory in Monmouth but it 4 was not until two years ago, when the Senate instructed the trustees to initiate a building campaign, that the mat- ter was taken up in earnest. The wisdom of the authorities was that the very latest type structure, tire-proof, and equipped with the most modern conveniences, was the only kind of a building worth while. To build such a building it was estimated that if one-half of the needed sum I $40,000) could be raised that the erection of the building could be started with perfect safety. Monmouth ' s many friends willingly responded to the opportunity for assistance and by March 1, 1913, more than $40,000 had been subscribed. . rchitect D. E. Waid of New York City had completed the plans and bids on the construction work were called for. The con- tract for building was accordingly let to -Vpsey Fusch, and (he plumbing to McCullough Harilware Implement Co. Ground was broken -March SI, as soon as the weather permitted and the build- ing is now under way. The building is being erected on the northeast corner of the campus, facing Ninth street It will be very complete and of fire- proof construction throughout. It will be 45x163 feet, three stories in height, with a basement and sub-basement under the entire build- ing. A large dining room, accommodating 1-50 persons, kitchen, laundry, bakery and store rooms, as well as quarters for additional help, will be found in the basement. There will be in the building forty double rooms on the main floors. In addition to these there will be a hospital room, a suite for the dean, a suite tor the matron, a large reception hall, a sitting room and a chafing dish room. The third floor has on it a large gymnasium for the girls. Every room will be fitted for hot and cold water. There will be two large closets in each room, two bath-rooms on each floor and electric lights throughout. The dormitory is but another step forward in Monmouth ' s rai)id progress. It will be a new center for student life. It will furnish an ideal home for the girls. The dining room will be the family table of the school — the eating quarters of both boys and girls. The reception hall and the sitting room will be an attractivt meeting place for young men and women friends. The building will put a finishing touch on the beauty and attractiveness of our campus. If present plans obtain, it will be ready for occupancy early in the year 11114. ? 1

Suggestions in the Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL) collection:

Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL) online yearbook collection, 1911 Edition, Page 1

1911

Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL) online yearbook collection, 1912 Edition, Page 1

1912

Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL) online yearbook collection, 1913 Edition, Page 1

1913

Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL) online yearbook collection, 1915 Edition, Page 1

1915

Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL) online yearbook collection, 1916 Edition, Page 1

1916

Monmouth College - Ravelings Yearbook (Monmouth, IL) online yearbook collection, 1917 Edition, Page 1

1917

1985 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1970 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1972 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1965 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals
FIND FRIENDS AND CLASMATES GENEALOGY ARCHIVE REUNION PLANNING
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today! Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? E-Yearbook.com has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly! Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? E-Yearbook.com can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. E-Yearbook.com will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.