Colonel Robert H. Morse Library
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Colonel Robert H. Morse Library

Ground Broken: March 27, 1961
Cornerstone: September 23, 1962
Dedication: October 27, 1962
Architect: Richard Bennet
Cost: $1,200,000
Named: for Col. Robert H. Morse, a prominent Beloit industrialist
Renovated: in 1991 and rededicated including the Richard Black Information Center

College Archivist Fred Burwell has more on the history of Morse Library and its predecessor, the Carnegie Library (re-purposed as the World Affairs Center when Morse Library was built) in a Fridays with Fred article.