Occidental College

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Two spots at Occidental College are rumored to be haunted. Erdman Hall is said to be haunted by two spirits: a young person who plays tricks like turning water faucets or lights on and off or writes messages on the walls, and a dark entity that inhabits a closet. Newcomb Hall is said to be haunted by the ghost of a student who hanged herself in a second-floor dorm room.

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1600 Campus Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90041
United States

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34.1295329, -118.21065900000002
Los Angeles County, California
Nearest Towns:
Glendale, CA (2.7 mi.)
South Pasadena, CA (3.6 mi.)
North Glendale, CA (3.8 mi.)
Pasadena, CA (4.0 mi.)
La Canada Flintridge, CA (5.0 mi.)
Alhambra, CA (5.3 mi.)
Los Angeles, CA (5.7 mi.)
San Marino, CA (6.0 mi.)
Altadena, CA (6.2 mi.)
San Gabriel, CA (6.4 mi.)

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