Dakota State University -- Buildings; General Beadle State College -- Buildings
Higbie Hall, built in 1965, was named after Edgar C. Higbie. The hall is located next to the Trojan Center. It was originally built to house 150 men. The dedication ceremony was held in September 1965.
Dakota State University; President of Eastern State Normal School; Eastern State Normal School
Dr. Higbie was a native of Wisconsin, having been born at Berlin, Wisconsin on July 31, 1875. He attended Ripon College Academy; taught school in Bluffton and Fairwater, Wisconsin; taught in a district in Mower County, Minnesota; was principal at...