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Pictured are two of the prominent structures of early Rollins College. On the left is the original Knowles Hall, the first building on the campus. The building served many purposes, it included classrooms, a chapel, and for a time, the campus library. The entire building was lost to a fire of undetermined cause on December 2, 1909. To the right of Knowles Hall is Pinehurst Cottage, it has also served many purposes, such as a dormitory and temporarily housing the campus library. Pinehurst Cottage is currently the oldest building at Rollins College.

Keywords

Rollins College, Knowles Hall, building, campus, Pinehurst Cottage, wire fencing, trees, grounds

Subject

College buildings--Florida--Winter Park, Buildings, Wooden—Florida--Orange County--Winter Park, Grounds, Wire fencing, Trees, Architecture--Florida--Orange County--Winter Park

Date Original

Circa 1888

Number of Images

2

Format

image/jpeg

Size Original

5 x 7 inch

Side of Image

Front of Image

Place

Winter Park (Fla.)

Digital Reproduction Specifications

Digitized by the University of Central Florida Libraries, Digital Initiatives Unit. Jpeg images were derived from 400 dpi tiffs scanned on a Copibook scanner.

Date Digital

2019-04-16

Date Contributed

April 2020

Identifier

DP0022393-15

Type

image

Rights

All rights to images are held by the respective holding institution. This image is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce images and/or for copyright information contact Special Collections and University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, (407) 823-2576

File Location

U:\SpecialCollections\Special Collections\Photographs of Winter Park Collection\DP0022393

Keywords

Rollins College, Knowles Hall, building, campus, Pinehurst Cottage, wire fencing, trees, grounds

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