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David Brown Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, circa 1901-1906

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Summary:David Brown Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, circa 1901-1906. Caption reads: "David Brown Hall. This dormitory, a gift of Mrs. David Brown in memory of her husband, was erected in 1891 on the plan of a Florentine Renaissance palace, the first two stories being of granite, the two upper ones of Pompeiian brick. The Hall, built at the edge of Prospect Gardens, is a hollow square with a courtyard 67 by 44 feet, and contains 50 suites of rooms." Postcard number: 5663.
Provider:Raphael Tuck & Sons'
Printing place:Europe
Kingdom of the Netherlands
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New Jersey
Geographical subject – Settlement:Princeton
Topical subjects:Dormitories
Brown Hall (Princeton, N.J.)
Universities & colleges
Princeton University
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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