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Lincoln in Lancaster County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Mueller Tower at University of Nebraska-Lincoln

 
 
Mueller Tower Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., February 12, 2012
1. Mueller Tower Marker
Inscription.  
This bell tower was given
to the university by
Ralph Mueller
Class of 1898,
in grateful appreciation
of the free education
given him by the State
of Nebraska
Dedicated Nov. 4, 1949.

This tower
was designed in 1948
by
George Kuska
while a senior in the
Department of Architecture
U. of N.

 
Erected 1949.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureEducation. A significant historical date for this entry is October 4, 1857.
 
Location. 40° 49.207′ N, 96° 42.154′ W. Marker is in Lincoln, Nebraska, in Lancaster County. Marker is on Vine Street, on the right when traveling east. The bell tower is about 600 feet east of Memorial Stadium, on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln west campus. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lincoln NE 68588, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mammuthus Columbi (within shouting distance of this marker); Pershing Rifles (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); "America's Mission" (approx.
Mueller Tower Designer Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., February 12, 2012
2. Mueller Tower Designer Marker
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0.2 miles away); Osborne Athletic Complex (approx. Ό mile away); The Nebraska State Historical Society (approx. Ό mile away); Original Site of St. Paul Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lincoln's Founding Block (approx. 0.4 miles away); Artesian Well Fountain (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincoln.
 
Mueller Tower at University of Nebraska-Lincoln image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., February 12, 2012
3. Mueller Tower at University of Nebraska-Lincoln
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 542 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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May. 22, 2022