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[[Image:Image unavailable copy.jpg |thumb|right|Co-Ed Lodge on Lake Matoaka<p>Constructed: 1926</p><p>[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=lake%20matoaka&oe=utf-8&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a&um=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&hl=en&tab=wl Map it for me] Note: Location on map is approximate.</p>]]
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The '''Co-ed Lodge on Lake Matoaka''' at [[William & Mary]] was organized in 1926 when women students petitioned for permission to erect a lodge on the shore of Lake Matoaka. It called for a cabin of rustic design and furnishings with accommodations for 20 girls, a large living room with an open fireplace, sleeping quarters, and a kitchen to be opened in September 1926. It was to be constructed of Cypress logs with a kitchen built on the back and around a living room would be a large balcony where cots would be provided for sleeping quarters. The plans for construction were delayed due to questions of land. The title was then cleared and construction began after December 1926.
  
1926 - women students petition for permission to erect a lodge on shore of Lake Matoaka.
 
..cabin of rustic design and furnishing.  Accommodations for 20 girls, large living room with open fireplace, sleeping quarters, and a kitchen.  To be open in September, 1926.
 
..to be built of Cypress logs, kitchen built on the back, around living room will be a large balcony where cots will be furnished for sleeping quarters.
 
..plans for construction delayed due to questions of land. Title cleared and construction begins after December, 1926.
 
  
  
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*University Archives Buildings File (2007), ''Co-ed Lodge on Lake Matoaka'', Earl Gregg Swem Library, The College of William and Mary.
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Latest revision as of 15:40, 9 September 2019

Co-Ed Lodge on Lake Matoaka

Constructed: 1926

Map it for me Note: Location on map is approximate.

The Co-ed Lodge on Lake Matoaka at William & Mary was organized in 1926 when women students petitioned for permission to erect a lodge on the shore of Lake Matoaka. It called for a cabin of rustic design and furnishings with accommodations for 20 girls, a large living room with an open fireplace, sleeping quarters, and a kitchen to be opened in September 1926. It was to be constructed of Cypress logs with a kitchen built on the back and around a living room would be a large balcony where cots would be provided for sleeping quarters. The plans for construction were delayed due to questions of land. The title was then cleared and construction began after December 1926.



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