Stalnaker Hall

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Stalnaker Hall
Stalnaker Hall, November 2008
Stalnaker Hall is located in West Virginia
Stalnaker Hall
Location Maiden Ln., Morgantown, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°38′8″N 79°57′11″W / 39.63556°N 79.95306°W / 39.63556; -79.95306Coordinates: 39°38′8″N 79°57′11″W / 39.63556°N 79.95306°W / 39.63556; -79.95306
Area 1.5 acres (0.61 ha)
Built 1918
Architectural style Classical Revival
Governing body State
MPS West Virginia University Neo-Classical Revival Buildings TR
NRHP Reference # 85003205[1]
Added to NRHP December 19, 1985

Stalnaker Hall, also known as Woman's Hall, is a historic dormitory building associated with the West Virginia University, located in Morgantown, Monongalia County, West Virginia. It was built in 1918, and is a three-story, brick building on a high basement, with Classical Revival detailing. Two-story additions were built between 1935 and 1939. The front facade features four Corinthian order columns that support a pediment with decorative concrete work. It was named for Elizabeth Stalnaker, professor of philosophy and psychology in the early 20th century.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Randall Gooden (July 1985). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Stalnaker Hall" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-08-18. 

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