Council of Independent Colleges Historic Campus Architecture Project


Mahan Hall

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Institution Name: University of the Cumberlands
Original/Historic Place Name: Felix Hall
Location on Campus:
Date(s) of Construction:
1906original construction
n.d.complete renovation
Designer: unknown
Type of Place: Individual building
Style: Other (Glossary)
Significance: culture, education, history, religion
Narrative: see below
References: see below
Foundation: stone
Walls: brick
1906-present (2006)residence hall (men)

In 1906 Felix Hall, named for Dr. W.H. Felix of Lexington, Kentucky, was built as a dormitory for men. In 1954 the name was changed to Mahan Hall in honor of E.C. Mahan of Knoxville, Tennessee. The building was recently completely renovated and still serves as a residence hall for men.


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