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Brown Residence Hall

Date of Construction: 1949
Known Uses: Initially the building was intended to be a men’s residence hall. In 1973-74 Brown was converted into single occupancy apartments. After renovation, the dorms at Brown offered air-conditioning, carpeting, and most of the other luxuries featured in off-campus apartments.

Brown Residence Hall

Following World War II, Brown was built under President Elliott’s administration, in a effort to provide more housing for the rising number of students attending college

Brown Residence Hall

Munson contained 200 student rooms when it was built and Brown contained 250. Brown also had a kitchen and dining room attached.

Brown Residence Hall

Brown Residence Hall - entrance