City of Orange (California); Chapman University--Thurmond Clarke Memorial Library
Building dedications; Libraries
Clara I. Chapman in the Heritage Room with a portrait of her late husband, Charles C. Chapman, at the dedication of the Thurmond Clarke Memorial Library, Chapman College, Orange, California, March 5, 1967. The first building constructed under the Chapman College Master Plan, this 32,000 square-foot concrete block building was designed by architects Powell, Morgridge, Richards & Coghlan of Los Angeles and constructed by the Beatty Brothers Corporation of Tustin. March 27, 1972, the library was named in honor of Judge Thurmond Clark, Chief U. S. District Judge of the Central California District, for his lifelong commitment to education.
BW photograph; 7.5" x 9.5"