Franklin Hall, circa 1835

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Title

Franklin Hall, circa 1835

Subject

University of Alabama

Description

Built around 1835, Franklin Hall was a dormitory at the University of Alabama that was burned in 1865 when Union Troops came through Tuscaloosa. The site of Franklin Hall was shaped into a mound and has been used for tapping during honor ceremonies. The steps of the building can still be seen along with the historical marker that gives the history of the site.

Creator

Union Furniture Company

Source

Union Furniture Company

Publisher

Union Furniture Company

Date

1995

Contributor

Tuscaloosa Public Library

Rights

Union Furniture Company

Type

Drawing

Identifier

1060

Coverage

Tuscaloosa (AL)

Original Format

Drawing

Physical Dimensions

8.5 inches x 11 inches

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