Michigan Mining School, Chemistry Building


by Dany Peavey, Stevan Sliger, John Krystof, and Travis Dvorak.

Architect: Charlton & Gilbert
Alternative Name: Koenig Hall
Location: Houghton, MI
Built: 1901-02
Contractor: Northern Construction Co.
Destroyed by fire 1920

Chemistry Building. From Halkola, Michigan Tech Centennial, 1885-1985, p. 67.

Built at a cost of $23,500, the Chemistry building was more modest in design. The two-story brick building had a hipped roof and modillioned cornice. The center three-bay section projected and was topped by a pediment.1

Buildings by Charlton, et al. in the Copper Country


  1. Halkola, Michigan Tech Centennial, 47.