Great Hall, Wren Building

Title

Great Hall, Wren Building

Subject

Wren Building (Williamsburg, Va.)
Block 16. Building 03.
Public buildings - Virginia - Williamsburg
College of William and Mary
Lantern slides - Hand-colored - 1930-1940

Description

View looking towards the fireplace in the Great Hall of the Wren Building, College of William and Mary. During the colonial era, the room served as a dining area for professors and students to gather for common meals. Members of the House of Burgesses also occasionally met in this room when the Capitol underwent renovations.

Creator

A.D. Handy Co.

Date

Circa 1930s

Is Part Of

Peter Hornbeck Lantern Slide Collection, AV-2000.9 , Box 1

Format

jpeg

Extent

1 item

Type

Image

Identifier

HLS-41

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Original Format

Lantern slide

Physical Dimensions

3.25 x 4 inches

Citation

A.D. Handy Co., “Great Hall, Wren Building,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed February 26, 2021, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1076.