Archive for Monday, July 31, 2006

Old Home Town - 40 years ago

July 31, 2006

Advertisement

The $2.5 million Naismith Hall at Kansas University, built by Northwestern Mutual Life of Milwaukee, was one of 27 such dormitories being set up on a private basis at a cost of more than $101 million to the firm. It represented a new trend in college housing, creating privately financed dorms that paid taxes as opposed to the non-taxable university-operated dorms.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Commenting has been disabled for this item.