Administration Building, Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, Virginia

This image features the administration building on the campus of Mary Baldwin College, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Kodachrome by D. B. Chandler

The description states:

MARY BALDWIN COLLEGE, Administration Building, Staunton, Virginia. Founded in 1843 and known successively as Augusta Female Seminary, Mary Baldwin Seminary, and Mary Baldwin College. It is among the oldest institutions for the higher education of women in the United States. A Liberal Arts College of limited enrollment and high academic standing, it offers the A. B. degree.

–The A. B. degree is now more commonly cited as a B. A. degree, or Bachelor of Arts. This image likely dates from the 1950s.

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