Droppers House

Named for Garrett Droppers,
Professor of Political Economy 1907-24

15 Park Street
1,496 sq.ft.

Droppers House, 2012
Droppers House, 2012

About Droppers House

Droppers House, just north of the Alumni Center/Faculty House, is named for Garrett Droppers (Harvard 1887), a Williams professor of political economy from 1907 until his retirement in 1924. He lived in the house until his death in 1927.

Droppers was purchased in 1987 and renovated in 1997. Droppers currently houses the administrative offices for Dining Services.

Major Construction History

Date Project Cost
1987 Administrative offices
1989 Personnel office
1997 Addition/renovation
Architect: Christopher Williams
2004 Dining Services