Fernow Hall (Ithaca, New York)

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Fernow Hall
Cornell Fernow Hall September 2008.jpg
Fernow Hall (Ithaca, New York) is located in New York
Fernow Hall (Ithaca, New York)
Location Ithaca, New York
Coordinates 42°26′55.38″N 76°28′32.69″W / 42.4487167°N 76.4757472°W / 42.4487167; -76.4757472Coordinates: 42°26′55.38″N 76°28′32.69″W / 42.4487167°N 76.4757472°W / 42.4487167; -76.4757472
Area 29,501 sq ft
Built 1912
Architect Green & Wicks; Durolithic Co.
Architectural style Prairie School
Governing body State
MPS New York State College of Agriculture TR
NRHP Reference # 84003183[1]
Added to NRHP September 24, 1984

Fernow Hall is a Cornell University building that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984. It currently houses the Department of Natural Resources. It is named in honor of Bernhard Fernow, who was the only Dean during the five-year history of the New York State College of Forestry at Cornell. It was designed by Green & Wicks in the Colonial Revival style.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ "1029-FERNOW HALL Facility Information". Cornell University. Retrieved 2010-12-18.