Barnard Observatory

Also known as: Chancellor's Residence, McCain Hall, Old Observatory
University of Mississippi campus, Oxford, Mississippi

Photos 

University of Mississippi, Barnard Observatory

1. WEST WING (NAVAL SCIENCE BUILDING) SOUTH FRONT FROM SOUTHEAST

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 8, 1978
Reference number
78001607
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
College
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant years
1857; 1859

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