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Title: Halliburton Tower
Keywords: Collegiate Gothic;Mid 20th century;School;Sandstone;Bas relief;Tower;Pointed arch;Midtown
Issue Date: Nov-2016
Abstract: The Richard Halliburton Memorial Tower was built in 1962. The tower is connected to Palmer Hall and houses the president?s office. The tower is listed on The National Register of Historic Places and contains a bell. The Halliburton Tower features a bas relief of the Rhodes seal. There is a plethora of engaged columns and pointed arches. The sharp angles make the tower appear even larger than it is, and it is one of the largest tower on Rhodes? campus. To learn more see Collegiate Gothic: The Architecture of Rhodes College by William Morgan or visit the Rhodes website at
Description: This building was photographed and uploaded to DLynx during the spring of 2017 by the Visual Resources Center.
Appears in Collections:Memphis Architecture Image Collection
Memphis Architecture Image Collection

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