Berkeley in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
American Baptist Seminary of the West - Hobart Hall
City of Berkeley Landmark - designated in 1999
—Julia Morgan, Architect, 1919 —
Erected 2007 by Berkeley Historical Plaque Project.
Location. 37° 51.919′ N, 122° 15.357′ W. Marker is in Berkeley, California, in Alameda County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Dwight Way and Hillegass Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2606 Dwight Way, Berkeley CA 94704, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Church of Christ, Scientist (within shouting distance of this marker); Mrs. E.P. (Stella) King Building (about 700 feet away, measured Soda Works Building (about 700 feet away); “A People’s History of Telegraph Avenue” (about 700 feet away); Berkeley Piano Club (approx. 0.2 miles away); J. Gorman & Son Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); McCreary-Greer House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Berkeley City Club (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley.
Also see . . .
1. Our Campus. ABSW's campus page: "The heart of ABSW’s Berkeley campus is Hobart Hall. The four-story brick Tudor Revival building was designed by Julia Morgan and dedicated in 1921. Morgan, one of California’s most famous architects, also designed Hearst Castle in San Simeon as well as many residences and public buildings throughout the Bay Area...." (Submitted on December 21, 2011.)
2. American Baptist Seminary of the West, Hobart Hall. SchoolDesign.com's page on the renovation of Hobart Hall, with pictures of the interior: " Renowned architect and engineer Julia Morgan designed Hobart Hall, the flagship building of the American Baptist Seminary (Submitted on December 21, 2011.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 21, 2011, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 626 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 21, 2011, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.