Historical Photo Feature: Snapshots of Lawrence’s changing landscape


The concert hall (circa 1910-1940) and front entrance (circa 1910-1959) of Peabody Hall of Music, which used to stand where the Appleton YMCA is now located, are pictured below.

The dean’s studio (1913) and street view (1910) of Peabody Hall of Music.

The razing of Peabody Hall (1959) and interior of the concert hall (circa 1910-1959). 

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Photos and information provided by Lawrence University Archives.