Henry L. Bowden Hall

Campus: Druid Hills in Atlanta

Namesake: Henry L. Bowden 1932C 1934L 1959H

Dates: Construction in 1951 | Renamed in 1991

Purpose: Academics

Originally called simply the History Building, this structure was renamed in 1991 to honor Henry Bowden, the long-serving chair of the Board of Trustees (1957-1979) who played an instrumental role in the successful effort to desegregate Emory in 1962.