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[[Image:B3871A1.jpg |thumb|right|Bozarth House, circa 1932<p>Constructed: 1920-1924</p><p>Named for: J. Arthur Bozarth</p><p>[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=205+Richmond+Road,+Williamsburg,+VA&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&ie=UTF8&hq=&hnear=205+Richmond+Rd,+Williamsburg,+Virginia+23185&gl=us&ei=4kFoS53tC4PRlAf0ntiQCA&ved=0CAgQ8gEwAA&z=16 Map it for me]</p>]]
 
[[Image:B3871A1.jpg |thumb|right|Bozarth House, circa 1932<p>Constructed: 1920-1924</p><p>Named for: J. Arthur Bozarth</p><p>[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=205+Richmond+Road,+Williamsburg,+VA&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&ie=UTF8&hq=&hnear=205+Richmond+Rd,+Williamsburg,+Virginia+23185&gl=us&ei=4kFoS53tC4PRlAf0ntiQCA&ved=0CAgQ8gEwAA&z=16 Map it for me]</p>]]
The '''Bozarth House and Cottage''' at the [[College of William and Mary]] is located on the northwest corner of Richmond Road and Armistead Avenue (205 Richmond Road, and cottage at 126 Armistead Avenue). It was built between June 1920 and March 1924, according to dated aerial photos.  
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The '''Bozarth House and Cottage''' at [[William & Mary]] is located on the northwest corner of Richmond Road and Armistead Avenue (205 Richmond Road and cottage at 126 Armistead Avenue). It was built between June 1920-March 1924, according to dated aerial photographs.  
  
In 1932, the property of J. Arthur Bozarth was purchased for $19,000. Whole frontage on Armistead St., one house on Richmond Road and one on Prince George Street (Board of Visitors, December 11, p. 366); Nov. 28 consolidated land register) (deed book  15  1  281). In 1933-1937, it was the Pi Kappa Alpha House (1934 Colonial Echo; 1937 Colonial Echo). By 1981 it was previously used by the university physician. It accommodated 7 students, 5 women and men (all graduate students). Kitchen and dining area, double rooms. (Ginger Nobles to C. G. Walsh, April 22,1981).
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In 1932, the property of J. Arthur Bozarth was purchased for $19,000.[http://scdb.swem.wm.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=6632&q=board+of+visitors] From 1933-1937, it served as the Pi Kappa Alpha House [https://digitalarchive.wm.edu/handle/10288/2112]
  
 
==Material in the Special Collections Research Center==
 
==Material in the Special Collections Research Center==
*[http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=8272 Channing Moore Hall Papers], Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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*[http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=8272 Channing Moore Hall Papers], Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, William & Mary.
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*A guide to conducting research related to the [http://guides.swem.wm.edu/wm College of William and Mary] is also available.
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
*University Archives Buildings File (2007), ''Penniman Building'', Earl Gregg Swem Library, The College of William and Mary.
 
*University Archives Buildings File (2007), ''Penniman Building'', Earl Gregg Swem Library, The College of William and Mary.
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*[[Colonial Echo]], 1934, 1937.
  
  
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Latest revision as of 17:16, 9 September 2019

Bozarth House, circa 1932

Constructed: 1920-1924

Named for: J. Arthur Bozarth

Map it for me

The Bozarth House and Cottage at William & Mary is located on the northwest corner of Richmond Road and Armistead Avenue (205 Richmond Road and cottage at 126 Armistead Avenue). It was built between June 1920-March 1924, according to dated aerial photographs.

In 1932, the property of J. Arthur Bozarth was purchased for $19,000.[1] From 1933-1937, it served as the Pi Kappa Alpha House [2]

Material in the Special Collections Research Center

References

  • University Archives Buildings File (2007), Penniman Building, Earl Gregg Swem Library, The College of William and Mary.
  • Colonial Echo, 1934, 1937.



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