Ware Hall and Bumstead Hall Dormitories
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Clark Atlanta University is part of a group of institutions that make up the Atlanta University Center historic district. Other educational institutions that are part of the district include Morris Brown College, Morehouse College, Selman College, the Interdenominational Center, and Atlanta University. Ware and Bumstead Hall are dormitories on Clark's campus. W.E.B. DUBois lived in one of the suites while teaching at Atlanta University; and on November 25, 1935 President Franklin D. Roosevelt delivered his first major speech to African Americans while standing on the balcony.
Bacote, Clarence. The Story of Atlanta University: A Century of Service, 1865-1965. Atlanta, GA: Atlanta University [including Atlanta Clark University], 1969.