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Date of Work

Circa 1908

Identification #

UAP 4180


Babcock Hall built to house the departments of mining engineering and chemistry in 1907 and was dedicated June 1908. The building was named after Dean Earle J. Babcock on September 3, 1925. In the background are the railroad tracks of the Great Northern Railroad and the train.


Babcock Hall; College of Mining Engineering; Chemistry; Great Northern Railroad; Train; Electric Pole; Earle J. Babcock; Mining schools and education; Chemistry - Study and teaching; College buildings; Railroad - Trains; Electric Lines - Poles and towers; Railroad - Tracks; Engineering - Study and teaching

Places Depicted

North Dakota--Grand Forks

Organizations Depicted

Babcock Hall (Grand Forks, N.D.); Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.); University of North Dakota

People Depicted

Babcock, E. J. (Earle Jay), b. 1865


Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota