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Crews move a section of Girton Hall to the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden on Jan. 12. The 103-year-old building, designed by renowned architect Julia Morgan, began as a women's club on campus before being moved to another location and serving as a day-care center. When the four sections of the building are reunited at the Botanical Garden, it will play host to social events. A tree specialist, below right, cuts a few low branches off a Mexican oak tree,


Traffic on Centennial Drive is stopped while construction crews move a section of Girton Hall to the University of California Botanical Garden, Sunday,
Traffic on Centennial Drive is stopped while construction crews move a section of Girton Hall to the University of California Botanical Garden, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Berkeley, Calif. The 103-year-old building, designed by famed architect Julia Morgan, began its life as a women's social club on the UC campus before being moved to another location and serving as a day care center. When the four sections of the building are reunited at the Botanical Garden, it will play host to various social events. (D. Ross Cameron/Bay Area News Group)


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Tree specialists cut a few low branches off a Quercus rugosa, or Mexican oak tree, as they move a section of Girton Hall into place at the University of
Tree specialists cut a few low branches off a Quercus rugosa, or Mexican oak tree, as they move a section of Girton Hall into place at the University of California Botanical Garden, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Berkeley, Calif. The 103-year-old building, designed by famed architect Julia Morgan, began its life as a women's social club on the UC campus before being moved to another location and serving as a day care center. When the four sections of the building are reunited at the Botanical Garden, it will play host to various social events. (D. Ross Cameron/Bay Area News Group)

Construction crews move a section of Girton Hall to the University of California Botanical Garden, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014 in Berkeley, Calif. The
Construction crews move a section of Girton Hall to the University of California Botanical Garden, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014 in Berkeley, Calif. The 103-year-old building, designed by famed architect Julia Morgan, began its life as a women's social club on the UC campus before being moved to another location and serving as a day care center. When the four sections of the building are reunited at the Botanical Garden, it will play host to various social events. (D. Ross Cameron/Bay Area News Group)