"Halleck Hall.  Louisville, Ky."
Post card mailed in 1938

When this card was sent, Halleck Hall, built in 1934, 
contained Louisville Girl's High School as well as the 
Louisville Junior High School.  The last class of Girl's High 
graduated in 1950.  That year, the school became coed 
and merged with DuPont Manual High School, the name by 
which it is most commonly known today.

The building, named for educator Rueben Post Halleck, 
is located at 2nd and Lee Streets. The residential area east 
of the school (right in this picture) have been replaced with 
Manual's athletic fields, and the area behind the school has 
since been taken over and rebuilt as part of the 
University of Louisville campus.

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