GILBERT-ADDOMS DORMITORY

GILBERT-ADDOMS DORMITORY

Durham
NC
Built in
1957
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Built on the former site of the President's House, Gilbert-Addoms ("GA") was built as a dormitory to house 200 women - it also featured sun decks and a cafeteria to seat 350. It was named for Katherine Gilbert, a philosophy professor at Duke from 1930-1952, and Ruth Addoms, a botany professor from 1930-1951.

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  • Tue, 08/23/2011 - 11:49pm by gary

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36° 0' 20.2356" N, 78° 55' 1.4412" W
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Durham
NC
Built in
1957
Businesses: 
Construction type: 
,
Neighborhood: 
Use: 

 

Built on the former site of the President's House, Gilbert-Addoms ("GA") was built as a dormitory to house 200 women - it also featured sun decks and a cafeteria to seat 350. It was named for Katherine Gilbert, a philosophy professor at Duke from 1930-1952, and Ruth Addoms, a botany professor from 1930-1951.

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