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There are unique features that make Ventress Hall extra special. For example, a wall of graffiti signifies centuries of memories, beginning with the signature and the name of his military unit of a Civil War veteran from Arkansas, and continuing with hundreds of student markings that followed throughout the years. When the building was restored, this artwork was preserved and remains today.
Another prized building feature is the Tiffany stained glass window located above the main staircase. According to the university's webpage on Ventress Hall, the window is "a memorial to the University Greys sponsored by Delta Gamma sorority and the Alumni Association, was created by the Tiffany Glass Company in 1890 or 1891 for the contract price of $500."
Sources"Ventress Hall." College of Liberal Arts - University of Mississippi. Accessed June 29, 2015. http://libarts.olemiss.edu/ventress-hall.
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