Mystery Photo

In our Spring 2012 Newsletter, Access, we posed the following... "This is admittedly not a very exciting mystery photo, but it is very noticeable on campus."

Here's the photo as it appeared in the newsletter.

Mystery Photo
Any idea where it is? If not, maybe a more distant shot will help.

Mystery Photo hint
Did the stairs help you identify the location? If not, this image should

Mystery Photo

It's the rear of Machinery Hall. In addition to the blocked up window you can still see the outline of the former rear portion of the building which was razed in 1953 to make room for the construction of Link Hall.

This early image of Machinery Hall clearly shows the addition in place at the rear.

Mystery Photo

Archives Image 07-0382

Here's a closer shot of yet another of the "Lost Buildings of Syracuse University".

Mystery Photo

And before you ask, the castle-type building at the back is the old SU Power House which was also torn down.



Click to view past Mystery Photos.