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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
American
Title
Hotel A
interior
detail view
knob-and-tube wiring across the ceiling rafters
Work Type
dining halls
Date
1821-1824 (creation); 1965 (restoration); 2016 (restoration)
Image: 1995-06-01
Location
site: West Range; McCormick Road, Charlottesville, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
Material
frame construction ; brick (clay product); masonry
Period
Neoclassical; Federal; Palladian
Description
At Hotel A, the cellar kitchen and dining hall were devoted to the preparation and serving of food on the west side of the passage and the domestic spaces east of the center passage were the private domain of the hotel-keeper. The student rooms, while attached to the hotel, are all independent units. Functioned as dining hall until 1907-08; became Physiological Laboratory until 1928. From 1928-2011, the offices of the Virginia Quarterly Review, a nationally renowned journal of literature and social commentary. Restored 1965 and 2016. Now the home of the Center for Global Inquiry and Innovation (CGI2). -- Mesick Cohen Wilson Baker Architects, Hotel A : University of Virginia, historic structure report, 2012
Repository
University of Virginia Library
Related Item
University of Virginia Academical Village
ID Number
19950601_162
Source
James Murray Howard
Architect for Historic Buildings and Grounds, University of Virginia
Rights
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File Properties
File Name
19950601_162.tif
SSID
9368360

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