Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Construction of School of Music Building

image number:

P0037511

description:

The view is toward the northeast from a point on Third Street just to the southwest of where Music Building (Merrill Hall) is today. The buildings in the distance are those that used to line Jordan Avenue.

See also page 22 (bound at back of volume) of the 1936 Arbutus yearbook.

This image appears on page 1 of the March 9, 1936 edition of The Indiana Alumnus. The caption reads, in full: "Molds for the first floor of the Music building have been laid. This building is being erected on East Third street, east of Memorial hall."

date taken:

1935 or early 1936

building name:

Music Building (1936)

building name:

Merrill Hall, B. W. (1936)

corporate name:

Music, School of

topic:

Construction

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Third Street

other place name:

Jordan Avenue

series:

Buildings & Grounds

subseries:

Merrill Hall

folder:

Consctruction - Lantern slide