Drackett Tower


  • Caption
    View of Exterior
Related person
Knowlton Construction Co. (architect)
Date
1963-1965
Location
North and Central America->United States->Ohio->Franklin (county)->Columbus
Description
Drackett Tower is Herrick Archives Number 189. It was named in memory of Harry R. Drackett. From its opening, the building served as a men's dormitory. Alternate names would be the "North Dorms" and "Student Housing Building No. 12". Drackett Tower is located at 161 Curl Drive on The Ohio State University campus.
The building is a reinforced concrete frame with brick exterior. The General Contractor was A. E. Knowlton Construction Co.
bids received: September, 1963; contracts awarded: September, 1963; completed: March, 1965
Keywords: United States, Ohio, Franklin County, Columbus, The Ohio State University, institutional buildings, school buildings, site plans, Harry R. Drackett.