Shipp Residence Hall; a residence hall named for Albert M. Shipp

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Legacies Classification
Memorial Structure
Memorial Type
Named Building
Memorial Context
Memorialized Subject
Title
Shipp Residence Hall; a residence hall named for Albert M. Shipp
Background and Context
Shipp Residence Hall opened in 1963 and was named in honor of Wofford's second president. Rev. Albert M. Shipp. The name was selected by a committee of the board of trustees. The building was formally opened on October 26, 1963.
Physical Description
The two-story brick structure has room for 168 students. A central lounge provides meeting space, and the building initially had an apartment for a house mother or resident director. The rooms surround 2 interior courtyards. A partial basement includes laundry facilities.
Creator/Participating Person(s)
Date created, installed or dedicated
26 October 1963
Location: Institution, City, State
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