Murray House

Buchanan Hall

Floor Plans

Rooms 6100-6116
Rooms 6117-6128

House Details

Floor #: 6
Gender: Co-Ed
Capacity: 36
Room #s: 6100-6128
A/C: Yes
Bed Type: Lofted
Floor Type: TIle
Room Types: Suites - Single, Double
Room Size:
Window Size:
Ceiling Height: 7'6"

House History

MURRAY, Charles (1876-1962) received a Bachelor of Pedagogy degree [from Drake University in 1906. He accepted a position as an assistant in bacteriology at Iowa State in 1908 and continued his education receiving a B.5. in 1910 and his degree in veterinary medicine in 1912. He held many responsible positions in the Veterinary College until his appointment as dean in 1936. Due to age limitation he retired as dean in 1943 but continued to teach. In addition to teaching bacteriology, infectious diseases and veterinary hygiene he contributed liberally to scientific journals. In 1911 he was co-author of the text, Veterinary Bacteriology.