Blanchard Hall Architectural History
Wheaton College Archives
Sketch of Main Hall, from the west
Spring 1868
Watercolor of Main Hall, with Ruth Nutting's boarding house in the foreground
ca. 1860-65
Jonathan Blanchard's original plans for the Main building of Wheaton College; appeared on the college's letterhead in 1868.
Main Hall from the southwest, ca. 1873
1890 Addition
Current view
Building Progression
Chicago University (not the University of Chicago), building destroyed in 1871 fire, school closed in 1886 due to financial troubles.
Jayne Building, Philadelphia -- torn down in 1958.
"The Castle" - Smithsonian Institute, built prior to 1868 plans for Blanchard Hall

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