1894 Elon library

Miriam Pace – volunteer in Archives
March 23, 2011

When: 1894.  Where: The Elon College Library, located in the Old Main Administration Building.  What: A committee composed of faculty members reported on the condition of the library and stated, “We find the library in a confused state due, we judge for the most part, of the library being left open without someone in charge.” Continue reading


History of the old Pendulum Building

Jacob Chitwood – Class of 2011

Elon Post Office-1957

March 14, 2011

As the former Pendulum office on the corner of Williamson and West College Avenue was torn down last month, onlookers gathered outside to watch bulldozers and backhoes make way for the construction project that is part of Elon’s future growth and downtown expansion. Most probably knew the building only as a home for the Pendulum, but a look into the past reveals some of its other important functions.

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