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Hall Named for Laura L. Kuykendall

Texas Historical Commission Marker Number: 15217

Year Dedicated:  1968

Marker Size: 24″ x 18″

Marker Text: 

(1883-1935) Southwestern University dean of women, 1918-1935. Descendant of pre-1820 Texas settlers. An artist and teacher of dramatic interpretation. In tribute to her exemplary Christian life, her influence on students, and her love for Southwestern, the board of trustees in 1935 named this women’s building in her honor.    (1968)

Address: Southwestern University, Laura Kuykendall Hall  (NOTEThis hall does not exist so the marker was removed – NEED new building name/address when re-installed)

Primary City: Georgetown

Secondary Town(s): none

Additional Information:   Southwestern University removed marker – need new address & coordinates when re-installed

Click here to read “Homecoming 2017 Historic Campus Walking Tour – Southwestern University”  (Source: https://www.southwestern.edu/live/news/12508-homecoming-2017-historic-campus-walking-tour) 

Longitude: -97.665099

Latitude: 30.633916

Verified Location:  Verified 4/6/2017