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Building Name

Crawford Wheatley Hall

Historic District

Georgia Southwestern College Historic District


Wheatley Hall 2, GSWSU Americus GA

Crawford Wheatley Hall in GSWSU, named for the honorable Crawford Wheatley who became treasurer of the institution’s Board of Trustees, was constructed during the years of 1911 and 1912 at a cost of $17,500.

This two-story brick structure provided a dining hall on the first floor and a women’s residence facility on the second floor. The facility features fully wired, multipurpose computer labs, faculty offices and specialized workspace for one-of-a-kind software development. This was needed for the CIS department and other growing programs .

Contributing Building - Third District A & M School--Georgia Southwestern College Historic District - National Register of Historic Places NRIS #07001002

Latitude, Longitude

32.05746389, -84.21841111

Rights Statement


Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Wheatley Hall; Crawford Wheatley; Multi purpose computer labs; Faculty offices; Womens residence facility; GSWSU (Georgia Southwestern State University); Historic district; College campuses --- Georgia --- Americus.; Images


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