Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
University of Nebraska - Lincoln in Lancaster County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources

 
 
Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 22, 2013
1. Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources Marker
Inscription.

The Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources fulfills the land-grant university mission of the University of Nebraska as mandated by the Morrill Act of 1862 by offering academic degrees through the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, conducting research through the Nebraska Agricultural Experiment Station created by the Hatch Act of 1887, and educating Nebraska citizens in all 93 counties through Cooperative Extension as required by the Smith-Lever Act of 1914.
 
Erected by University of Nebraska - Lincoln.
 
Location. 40° 49.726′ N, 96° 40.023′ W. Marker is in University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Nebraska, in Lancaster County. Touch for map. Marker is near the entrance to the UNL Dairy Store in the Food Industry Complex on East Campus, north of Holdredge Street, between 37th and 38th Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 East Campus Loop Road, Lincoln NE 68583, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Paul A. "Doc" Downs (a few steps from this marker); Pershing Rifles (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Nebraska State Historical Society (approx. 1.9 miles away); Mammuthus Columbi
Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 22, 2013
2. Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources Marker
At UNL Dairy Store
(approx. 1.9 miles away); Mueller Tower at University of Nebraska-Lincoln (approx. 2 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 University of Nebraska - Lincoln.
 
Also see . . .
1. UNL College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. (Submitted on July 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Morrill Act of 1862 in LOC Primary Documents in American History. (Submitted on July 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Hatch Act of 1887. (Submitted on July 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Smith-Lever Act of 1914. (Submitted on July 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. AgricultureEducationEnvironmentScience & Medicine
 
UNL Dairy Store image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 22, 2013
3. UNL Dairy Store
West Arched Entrance to Former Ag Experiment Station image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 22, 2013
4. West Arched Entrance to Former Ag Experiment Station
Now the Ag Communications Building, west of the UNL Dairy Store.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Paid Advertisement