Barker House

Lyon Hall

Floor Plans

Rooms 103-111
Rooms 113-119
Rooms 120-128
Rooms 201-211
Rooms 211A-218
Rooms 219-226

House Details

Floor #: 1,2
Gender: Co-Ed
Capacity: 56
Room #s: 103-128, 201-226
A/C: No
Bed Type: Lofted
Floor Type: Tile
Room Types: Single, Double
Room Size:
Window Size:
Ceiling Height: Between 8' and 9'3"

House History

BARKER, Mrs. Edith (1880-1958) joined the Central Staff of Extension Service of Iowa in 1923, and served as State 4-H Club leader from 1936-1946. She was also a county extension home economist in Greene and Scott counties in Iowa from 1918 to 1923. She is credited with incorporating the study of music, literature and art in the 4-H program of the State.