Remembering Ford & Sydeman Halls

Ford and Sydeman Halls
October 9, 1953
Photograph by Ralph Norman

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General History & Architecture
A historical and architectual overview of the building

Student Occupation
A brief account of the 11-day Ford Hall occupation by Brandeis African-American students

Image Gallery
A gallery of photographs of Ford and Sydeman Halls from it construction starting in 1939 to its destruction in 2000

Sources on Ford & Sydman Halls
A bibliography concerning Ford & Sydeman Halls and the student occupation

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