[Aerial of the Coliseum]

Description

Photograph of the NTSU Coliseum where basketball games and other events are held. It is framed by North Texas Boulevard on the left, Eagle Drive on the bottom and Avenue D on the right. The President's House is between the Coliseum and Eagle Drive.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 7 x 6 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. November 11, 1980.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: University Photography Collection and was provided by the UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 21 times. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of the NTSU Coliseum where basketball games and other events are held. It is framed by North Texas Boulevard on the left, Eagle Drive on the bottom and Avenue D on the right. The President's House is between the Coliseum and Eagle Drive.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 7 x 6 cm.

Notes

North Texas State University was renamed the University of North Texas on May 15, 1988. The Coliseum was built in 1974 and is in the renovation process as of May 2018; it is nicknamed the 'Super Pit'. The President's House in the photo was built in 1956, it was given additions in 1989 and is now used as the Alumni and Development Center.

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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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Creation Date

  • November 11, 1980

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 13, 2016, 3:39 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • May 15, 2018, 11:10 a.m.

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Total Uses: 21

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  • N:33.218405, E:-97.152121, S: 33.205354, W:-97.156327

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[Aerial of the Coliseum], photograph, November 11, 1980; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc797127/: accessed October 24, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.