Merchant House

Elm Hall

Floor Plans

Rooms 2067-2075
Rooms 2085-2094
Rooms 2096-2101
Rooms 2103-2119

House Details

Floor #: 2
Gender: Female
Capacity: 49
Room #s: 2067-2119
A/C: No
Bed Type: Lofted - Coming Aug 2013
Floor Type: Wood or Tile
Room Types: Single, Double, Triple
Room Size:
Window Size:
Ceiling Height: Between 9'6" and 10'

House History

MERCHANT, Mrs. Iza A. (1901-1963) received her B.S. degree (1924) from Colorado State University and her M.S. from Iowa State (1928). Before serving for seven years as the first director of social life at Iowa State she taught in the English department. She organized Tau Gamma for town girls and the Ward System for unaffiliated men, also Campus Varieties and Exchanges. She was active in community affairs and was widely known for her work with veterinarian's wives' organizations.