Sims House

Oak Hall

Floor Plans

Rooms 4002-4012
Rooms 4013-4023
Rooms 4027-4036
Rooms 4038-4044
Rooms 4054-4065

House Details

Floor #: 4
Gender: Female
Capacity: 58
Room #s: 4002-4065
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: 8'9"

House History

SIMS, Frances (1877-1955) received the Ph.D. from Chicago in 1919 and M.S. from Simmons College in 1924. She came to Iowa State in 1925 and resigned in 1939. She was made professor and head of textiles and clothing in 1930 and became director of personnel for women in 1931. She had served as department head of home economics at the University of South Dakota from 1919 to 1923. She always endeavored to help the students.