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University of Evansville

University of Evansville
University of Evansville

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a.k.a. Evansville College

1800 Lincoln Ave.
Evansville, IN

Quick Timeline

1919 Moore's Hill College relocates to Evansville and is called Evansville College
1922 Administration Hall is completed
1967 School is renamed to University of Evansville

Location

District:
Latitude: 37.970705
Longitude: -87.531676
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Architecture

Style: Other
Architect: Anderson & Veatch, Miller,Fullenwider, & Dowling


History


Comments

moores hill college founded 1854 SE indiana drive to bring college to ev in 1917 yields $500,000 college opened sept 1919 classes held in old adath israel synagogue (519 vine) for first 3 years. 70 acre campus on lincoln ave admin completed in may 1922 and ready for occupancy http://local.evpl.org/views/viewimage.asp?ID=978433 gothic architecture indiana limestone


See also

HistoricEvansville.com: Schools / Education
HistoricEvansville.com: district

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