Susan Miller Dorsey Hall
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Dorsey Hall, the College's fourth residence hall, was constructed in 1930. Though the massing of Dorsey is less irregular than the other halls, it is characterized by smooth stucco walls, cast stone details, a Roman tile roof, interior courtyards, and exterior patios. In 1977, a courtyard and garden between Browning and Dorsey Halls was dedicated to the memory of Katherine Hall Douglas, '41.
Dorsey Hall was named for Mrs. Susan Miller Dorsey, one of Scripps' first trustees. She was well known throughout Southern California because of her work in support of education, including long service as superintendent of schools in Los Angeles.
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