[Administration Building seen from the Business Administration Building]

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Photograph of the Administration Building and McConnell Memorial Tower as seen from one of the arches on the west side of the Business Administration Building. 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 on the north side only. The east, south, and west clock ... continued below

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

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 196u.

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Description

Photograph of the Administration Building and McConnell Memorial Tower as seen from one of the arches on the west side of the Business Administration Building. 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 on the north side only. The east, south, and west clock faces were not installed until May 1974. The Business Administration Building was dedicated in 1961, dating this photo to between 1961 and 1974, most likely taken in the mid-1960s.

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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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  • 196u

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  • June 9, 2014, 12:55 p.m.

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  • Dec. 1, 2016, 11:01 a.m.

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  • N:33.211935, E:-97.147523, S: 33.211037, W:-97.148628

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  • 33.21214, -97.146813

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[Administration Building seen from the Business Administration Building], photograph, 196u; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc288579/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.