American University Historical Photographs

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American University Historical Photographs


Historical photographs of American University including images of buildings, campus, events, and people.

Collection Items

Powder Puff Derby
Students cheer on women participating in the Powder Puff Derby

Letts Hall
Inscribed on back: Dormitory - former women's residence hall.

John Sherman Myers Hall
View of John Sherman Myers Hall

McDowell and Hughes Halls (mid 1960's)
View of northside dorms McDowell and Hughes Halls; Inscribed on back: Residence halls.

McKinley Building - Fixed Nitrogen Laboratory
View of McKinley Building with sign reading "U.S. Dept of Agric. Fixed Nitrogen Laboratory"

McKinley Building (late 1950's)
View of McKinley Building

U.S. Navy Bomb Disposal School : war programs on campus (July 30, 1945)
View of temporary U.S. Navy Bomb Disposal School buildings on the AU Campus

AU President's Building
View of the President's Building

Roper, Gray, and McCabe Halls (1950's)
View of Roper, Gray, and McCabe Halls

AU Quad
View of the quad
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