Sever Hall, Harvard University

Harvard Yard, Cambridge, Massachusetts

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Description 

Designed in the well-known Romanesque style of its architect, who attempted to make this structure (1878-80) compatible with existing Georgian and Federal buildings in the Harvard Yard. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 30, 1970

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 30, 1970
Reference number
70000732
Architectural styles
Other architectural type; Victorian: Romanesque; Richardsonian Romanesque
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
College
Current function
College
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant years
1878; 1880

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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