Cabinet of Curiosities

Cabinet of Curiosities: Campus photos and drawings

Schutte and Spicer
Washburn University, after 1908
Washburn University, courtesy of Cynthia Hornberger, President’s Office

Photographers Schutte & Spicer were active in Topeka in the 1910s. This photograph shows the university as it was in the early 20th century before much of campus was destroyed by a tornado on June 8, 1966.

Campus after 1908

Lewis Rix
Rice Hall, Crane Observatory and Boswell Hall, c. 1966

reproductions after original drawings

Reproductions of campus building drawings.

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