Ruffin Residence Hall

Ruffin Residence Hall

Historical Photo of Ruffin Residence Hall
Photo Date: 1950-01/1959-12

Contemporary Photo of Ruffin Residence Hall
Photo Date: Unknown

Year Constructed: 1921

Year Occupied by University: 1922

Building Original Use: Dormitory and Housing

Building Current Use: Dormitory and Housing

Address: 103 Emerson Drive, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 27514

Era: The Building Boom (1919-1945)

Namesake: Thomas Ruffin;

Namesake Race: White

Namesake Sex: Male

Namesake Relationship(s) to University: Trustee

Namesake Era(s): Antebellum, Civil War, Reconstruction

Namesake Involvement(s): Slavery, White Supremacy

Namesake Slaveowner: Yes

Latitude/Longitude: 35.911770, -79.048068

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