- The grant will focus primarily on the construction of Tillman Hall, which was completed immediately prior to Winthrop’s October 15, 1895, opening exercises.
- The Richardsonian Romanesque-style building was conceived as a spectacular structure signifying the progressive purposes of South Carolina’s first state-supported college for women.
- The $1,409 planning grant will assist Winthrop staff and faculty in determining the feasibility of a documentary featuring this National Register of Historical Places property.
Winthrop University, "Humanities Council Grant Will Focus on Construction of Tillman Hall" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 240.