[McConnell Memorial Tower at North Texas State College]

Description:

Photograph of the McConnell Memorial Tower, part of the Administration Building at North Texas State College. This photograph was taken from ground level, looking up at the tower. "ADMINISTRATION BUILDING" is inscribed above the columns and entryway to the Administration Building. The clock face is visible on the tower, which housed a carillon and a set of Westminster chimes.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
University of North Texas Archives
University Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 101
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
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Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
Coordinates
33.2111479604, -97.1484601
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Photograph of the McConnell Memorial Tower, part of the Administration Building at North Texas State College. This photograph was taken from ground level, looking up at the tower. "ADMINISTRATION BUILDING" is inscribed above the columns and entryway to the Administration Building. The clock face is visible on the tower, which housed a carillon and a set of Westminster chimes.

Note:

The McConnell Memorial Tower was dedicated on December 16, 1956, as part of the Administration Building. The tower housed a carillon and a set of Westminster chimes. The tower was named after W. Joseph McConnell, president of North Texas State Teachers College/North Texas State College from 1934 to 1951.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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Keyword(s): university campuses | UNT | college campuses | Administration Building | Hurley Administration Building | McConnell Memorial Tower | clock towers
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection:
University of North Texas Archives
Collection:
University Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: UNTA_U0458-090-004-02
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc179024
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Points
33.2111479604, -97.1484601
[McConnell Memorial Tower at North Texas State College]

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