Lubin Hall Special Collections Research Center

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white houses with four columns and porch across front of house

Lubin Hall, Image 12-0369

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Constructed: 1909

Cost: $5,000

Architect: W.H. Slack, Los Angeles, CA

Contractor: H.O. Hutchinson

Materials: Wood frame

Location: 129 College Place

Space: 11 rooms

Purchased by SU: Summer 1955

Dedicated: February 5, 1956

Named for: Joseph I. Lubin, recipient of Honorary Doctor of Laws degree, 1952

Demolished: June 1989

Notes: In 1919, then-owner Spencer C. Lewis sold the house to the Sigma Chi Alumni Association as a residence for the fraternity. SU purchased the building from Sigma Chi to house the College of Business Administration Research Center and faculty offices. Prior to demolition in June 1989, Sigma Chi members of the Class of 1939 who were attending their 50th Anniversary class reunion were allowed to tour the building.