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Kimball Tower

KIMBAL

Overview

Facility
KIMBAL
Number
0008
Function
Gross Square Feet
136,120
Construction Cost
$586,000
Completed
June, 1957
Architect
James Meadows & Howard

Occupants

Function

Kimball Tower, formerly a residence hall, now houses the School of Public Health and Health Professions and the School of Nursing, as well as classrooms and the WBFO transmitter.

Namesake

KIMBAL

Stockton Kimball (1903-1958), a 1929 graduate of the University of Buffalo Medical School, a nationally known educator and community leader, was dean of the School of Medicine from 1946-1958 and served as a professor in the medical school from 1933 to 1946.

Historical research and photographs provided by University Archives.