[Administration Building from the northwest]

Description

Photograph of the Administration Building and McConnell Memorial Tower. Looking from the north-west to the south-east, the view shows the main/front facade on the north side and the west end. The Administration Building was constructed in 1956, and in 2002 was renamed the Hurley Administration Building in honor of retiring Chancellor and former President of UNT Dr. Alfred F. Hurley. In this photograph, the clock tower, which was named the McConnell Memorial Tower in honor of W. Joseph McConnell, President of North Texas State Teachers College from 1934 to 1951, has a clock face only on the north side. The ... continued below

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 6 x 6 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 19uu.

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Description

Photograph of the Administration Building and McConnell Memorial Tower. Looking from the north-west to the south-east, the view shows the main/front facade on the north side and the west end. The Administration Building was constructed in 1956, and in 2002 was renamed the Hurley Administration Building in honor of retiring Chancellor and former President of UNT Dr. Alfred F. Hurley. In this photograph, the clock tower, which was named the McConnell Memorial Tower in honor of W. Joseph McConnell, President of North Texas State Teachers College from 1934 to 1951, has a clock face only on the north side. The east, south, and west clock faces were not installed until May 1974. At far left can be seen a part of the Student Union building that was constructed 1964/1965, dating this image to between 1965 and 1974.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 6 x 6 cm.

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University Photography Collection

Drawn from the UNT Archives, these photographs depict images of University of North Texas football, UNT alumni and alumni events, and images of the changing and growing University of North Texas campus.

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  • 19uu

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  • 1965 - 1974

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 9, 2014, 12:55 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 1, 2016, 11:45 a.m.

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  • 33.211727, -97.148898

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[Administration Building from the northwest], photograph, 19uu; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc288293/: accessed August 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.