Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Light posts were gift of the Class of 1916

image number:

P0056316

description:

This image scanned from the scrapbook / photograph album of Ward Gray Biddle.

Documentation in Biddle's scrapbook shows that he was chairman of the Senior Memorial Committee and that the lamp posts were made by the J. L. Mott Iron Works of Trenton, New Jersey. Their catalog number for this product was "2033-J #1 Size" with specifications of "5' 8-1/2" high, to be finished Verde Antique with 12" glass globes." The price was "...$50 each, less 20%, plus $5 each net extra for Verde Antique finish and globes."

See also image P00565416.

date taken:

1916

accession number:

2015/063

building name:

Student Building (1906)

corporate name:

Class of 1916

corporate name:

J. L. Mott Iron Works

topic:

Lampposts

topic:

Gifts

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Old Crescent

series:

Buildings & Grounds