Brown Residence Hall

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Building Name

Brown Residence Hall

Description

Brown Residence Hall is named for James M. "Bingo" Brown, football and baseball coach 1923-1929 and first dean of men 1925-1962. The adjacent residence hall, Munson, contained 200 student rooms when it was built and Brown contained 250. Brown also had a kitchen and dining room attached.

Year Constructed

1949

Date Dedicated

1949

Building Functions

Student Apartments

Architect

R.S. Gerganoff, Ypsilanti, MI

Original Cost

1,165,768

Architectural Style

WPA Moderne

Square Footage

78,354

Rights

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