Floor #: 4
Room #s: 4201-4234
Bed Type: Lofted
Floor Type: Tile
Room Types: Single, Double, Triple
Ceiling Height: 8'9", with a downward slant toward the exterior wall.
FRANKLIN, William (1863-1930) was a graduate of the University of Kansas, B.S. (1887), M.S. (1888) and also studied at Bowdoin College and Harvard University. He came to Iowa State as head of physics in 1892 and remained until 1897. He was a profound scholar and was the author or co-author of at least nine books on physics or electrical engineering, also of many scientific papers. He was considered an excellent teacher.