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OKLAHOMA COLLEGE FOR WOMEN HISTORIC DISTRICT

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DESCRIPTION: THE OKLAHOMA COLLEGE FOR WOMEN IS THE HISTORIC STATE-SUPPORTED WOMENS COLLEGE LOCATED IN CHICKASHA. THE CAMPUS ORIGINATED IN 1911 WITH THE OPENING OF THE ADMINISTRATION BUILDING, NOW KNOWN AS TROUT HALL. OVER THE COURSE OF THE NEXT 40 YEARS, AN ADDITIONAL FIFTEEN BUILDINGS WERE CONSTRUCTED, WITH FOUR BUILDINGS BEING CONSTRUCTED SINCE 1951. IN ADDITION TO TWENTY BUILDINGS, THE DISTRICT ALSO CONTAINS SIX OBJECTS AND TWO STRUCTURES, INCLUDING GATES, BENCHES, AND A FOOT BRIDGE. THE BUILDINGS WITHIN THIS DISTRICT ARE EXCELLENT EXAMPLES OF VARIOUS ARCHITECTURAL STYLES DESIGNED BY SOME OF OKLAHOMAS MOST NOTED ARCHITECTS FOR A SCHOOL THAT IS UNIQUE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE STATES EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM. LISTED IN NATIONAL REGISTER 9/9/2001.

NR ID Number 01000950

Historic Name

OKLAHOMA COLLEGE FOR WOMEN HISTORIC DISTRICT

Current Name

OKLAHOMA COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS; UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND ARTS OF OKLAHOMA

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Latitude 35.03304
Longitude -97.95668

Address

ROUGHLY BOUNDED BY GRAND AVENUE, 19TH STREE, ALABAMA AVENUE, AND ALLEY WEST OF 15TH STREET

City

CHICKASHA

County

GRADY

County code

051

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Type DISTRICT
Historic Function  EDUCATION: COLLEGE
Current Function EDUCATION: COLLEGE
Area Significance 1 EDUCATION
Area Significance 2 ARCHITECTURE
Architect / Builder SMITH AND PARR; LAYTON, S.A. AND S. WEMYSS-SMITH; LAYTON, SMITH, AND FORSYTH; LAYTON, HICKS, AND FORSYTH; FORSYTH, JOHN DUNCAN; HARRIS, PAUL; NOFSTGER AND LAWRENCE; BRUER AND CAVIN; UNKNOWN
Date Prepared  2001/2007
Year Built
Original Site  YES
Architectural  Style CLASSICAL REVIVAL; MISSION/SPANISH COLONIAL REVIVAL; OTHER: CONTEMPORARY STYLE
Roof Material  ASPHALT
Wall Material BRICK
Window Material  WOOD; METAL
Door Material WOOD; METAL
Decorative Detail
Condition GOOD

 
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