Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Manship School of Mass Communication
Memorial Hall, the home of the Manship School, is the oldest building on the campus. For many years known as Alumni Hall and later the Journalism Building, it was built on the old Baton Rouge campus in 1904 as a memorial to David French Boyd, the second president of LSU. It was rebuilt on this site in 1984.
Gift of Manship School Graduate Students
April 30, 1998.
Erected 1998 by Manship School Graduate Students.
Location. 30° 24.819′ N, 91° 10.953′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is on Fieldhouse Drive near North Stadium Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70803, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Steve Van Buren (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jim Taylor (about 300 feet away); Y.A. Title (about 300 feet away); LSU Campus Mounds (was about 600 feet away but has been reported permanently removed. ); Indian Mounds Chellis "Mike" Chambers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mike the Tiger - History (approx. 0.2 miles away); Troy H. Middleton (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
More about this marker. Mounted on Journalism Building.
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