[McConnell Memorial Tower at North Texas State College] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [McConnell Memorial Tower at North Texas State College]

Contributor

  • Donor: University of North Texas. University Relations, Communications and Marketing.
    Contributor Type: Organization

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: University of North Texas -- Photographs.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: College campuses -- Texas -- Denton -- Photographs.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Education - Colleges and Universities - University of North Texas
  • Keyword: university campuses
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: North Texas State College -- Photographs.
  • Keyword: UNT
  • Keyword: college campuses
  • Keyword: Administration Building
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture - Buildings
  • Keyword: Hurley Administration Building
  • Keyword: McConnell Memorial Tower
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Towers.
  • Keyword: clock towers

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
  • Place Point: north=33.2111479603962; east=-97.14846009999997;

Collection

  • Name: University of North Texas Archives
    Code: UNTA
  • Name: University Photography Collection
    Code: UNTPC

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Special Collections
    Code: UNTA

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: UNTA_U0458-090-004-02
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc179024

Note

  • Display 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.