Building Name

Bennett Hall, 1947 View



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Construction Date


Named After

Logan A. Bennett

General Information

View of the Bennett Hall, a girl's dormitory in 1947.

Bennett Hall was named for Private Logan A. Bennett of the 62nd U.S. Colored Infantry which contributed money for Lincoln's founding. He was a life long resident of Jefferson City, MO., and remained an ardent supporter of Lincoln. This two story building housed young women and was occupied in 1938.
Bennett Hall was renovated in 2003. It is now a living and learning center for students with a concentration in Agriculture and Natural Sciences.