Lincoln in Lancaster County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Paul A. "Doc" Downs
1891 - 1979
Beloved friend, teacher, dairy products judge and coach, creator of Husker Cheese and a pioneer of the Nebraska Dairy Industry.
Erected by University of Nebraska - Lincoln.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Education • Science & Medicine.
Location. 40° 49.724′ N, 96° 40.035′ W. Marker is in Lincoln, Nebraska, in Lancaster County. Marker is at the intersection of East Campus Loop, on the right when traveling west on East Campus Loop. Marker is in the plaza between Filley Hall and the UNL Dairy Store, on the UNL East Campus, north of Holdredge Street, between 37th and 38th Streets. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 E Campus Loop, Lincoln NE 68503, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (a few steps from this marker); Pershing Rifles (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Nebraska State Historical Society (approx. 1.9 miles Mammuthus Columbi (approx. 1.9 miles away); Mueller Tower at University of Nebraska-Lincoln (approx. 1.9 miles away); "America's Mission" (approx. 2.1 miles away); Osborne Athletic Complex (approx. 2.1 miles away); Nebraska Statehood Memorial (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincoln.
Also see . . .
1. Husker Cheese at the UNL Dairy Store. (Submitted on July 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. UNL Food Science and Technology Department. (Submitted on July 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 330 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.