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Combs Building

The Combs Building is named in honor of Bert T. Combs, one of the greatest governors in the history of the Commonwealth. Lecture halls, each built like a small auditorium, are tributes to two of Eastern's veteran teachers. The D. T. Ferrell Room is…

Biography-Ferrell, Doctor Thomas
Plaque with a biography for Dr. Thomas Ferrell. Plaque text: "For nearly four decades he was a quiet, dynamic force behind Eastern's development of a nationally recognized program of teacher education, a task that was in keeping with the…

Combs Classroom

Architectural drawing of Combs classroom. May have been done by Robert Pinkerton, creator of the other architectural drawing of Combs hanging nearby.

Combs Classroom

Architectural drawing of Combs classroom. "Pinkerton" is probably the signature for Robert Pinkerton a Lexington, KY, architect and architectural illustrator.

Portrait-Ferrell, Doctor Thomas
Oil painting of Dr. Thomas Ferrell. According to EKU press release (10/24/1972), Ferrell retired in 1964 as chair of the Dept. of Education. He had served at Eastern since 1927, including three months as the acting dean of faculty in 1945. The…