Creation Date

1927

Decade

1920

Photographer

Lance Johnson

Subject

Jacksonville State University -- History, State Normal School (Jacksonville, Ala.) -- History, State Normal School (Jacksonville, Ala.) -- Buildings

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Description

In 1927 Forney Hall, dormitory for men, was built at Jacksonville State Normal School. Forney Hall was named in honor of SNS President Jacob Forney and his sister, Mary C. Forney, a teacher for 40 years at the college. The building had 76 rooms with several small apartments. It later became an apartment building. Behind it stood the water tower. (circa 1927)

Date Digitized

August 2017

Rights

This image is the property of Jacksonville State University and is intended for non-commercial use. Images may be copied for research, teaching, personal, or any fair use as defined by U.S. copyright law. Images may not be altered in any way. Users of these images are asked to acknowledge Jacksonville State University. For questions or further information about usage rights, please contact the Library’s Electronic Resources Department at (256) 782-8195.

Location

The original printed photograph is housed in the Houston Cole Library Alabama Gallery, Box 2, Item 266.

Identifier

http://jsucollections.jsu.edu:9000/rpc/cat/Imaging/photocollection/psp/psp1920/PSP1920forneyhall_00266.tif

Technical Metadata

Archival images are tiffs scanned from the original material at 575 dpi. The file name is PSP1920forneyhall_00266.tif; file size is 11.2 MB. Original image is 5 by 7 on glossy photographic paper

Keywords

Jacksonville State University -- History, State Normal School (Jacksonville, Ala.) -- History, State Normal School (Jacksonville, Ala.) -- Buildings

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