Lake Maxinkuckee Its Intrigue History & Genealogy Culver, Marshall, Indiana

Huffington Library  

January 16 1991 – Construction of the Huffington Library was under way on the Culver Academies campus with pouring of concrete footings expected any day… Huffington Library
Culver Militray Academy, Culver, Indiana
•Designed and carved 24 allegorical panels depicting the spiritual and technological progression of humankind.
•Carved four 5-foot high Corithian capitals.
•Fabricated four 22-foot high limestone columns
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Tim de Christopher - Huffington Library, Culver, Indiana, 1991 - 1992 - Twenty-four 4 by 4-foot panels on the library facade depicting evolution from the origins of the cosmos to man in space.

It was the gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Huffington of Houston and Michael Huffington '65 of Los Angeles. Over 45,000 volumes were moved from the Legion Memorial Building library in a single day in a carefully orchestrated action by students.

The ethos of the Culver Academies was augmented with the dedication of the 47,000 sq. ft. Huffington Library on October 1, 1993.

Physically, the building provides a southern terminus to the academic quadrangle while affording library patrons a scholarly atmosphere and idyllic view of Lake Maxinkuckee. It houses a collection of approximately 55,000 volumes and, with it, the latest in information technology.

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