Bates House

Willow Hall

Floor Plans

Rooms 601-670

House Details

Floor #: 6
Gender: Female
Capacity: 68
Room #s: 6201-6270
A/C: Yes
Bed Type: Lofted, wood frame
Floor Type: Tile
Room Types: Double
Room Size: 14' 6" x 9' 9 1/2"
Window Size:
Ceiling Height: 8'0"

House History

BATES, Susan L. (N.A.-N.A.) attended colleges in Texas but received her degree from Columbia University in 1915. She was first appointed to the Iowa State staff in 1920 as an instructor in household art (textiles and clothing) and was promoted to an associate professor in 1923 and remained on the staff until 1926. She excelled in teaching students design in clothing.