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University History: 5. Memorials & Landmarks

Welcome

Questions to Answer

Landmarks

  • Where is this? (We need to pin it to the map!)
  • What is this landmark?
  • When was it built?
  • What purpose did it serve when it was built?  What purpose does it serve now?  Has that purpose changed?
  • Why is it important to Texas State?
  • What else do you know about this landmark?

 

Memorials

  • Where is this? (We need to pin it to the map!)
  • What is this memorial?
  • When was it built/installed?
  • What does it commemorate?
  • What purpose does it serve at Texas State?  Why is it here instead of somewhere else?
  • What else do you know about this memorial?

Memorials and Landmarks

1940 Pedagog

1943 Pedagog

1948 Pedagog

1972 Star Editors Plaque

Aquarena Hotel

City Hall and Fire Station (1 of 2)

City Hall and Fire Station (2 of 2)

Memorials & Landmarks

Additional resources include (but are not limited to):

This group of photographs was selected by the University Archives to represent landmarks and memorials.  For this assignment, you must select from the images provided above in the slide show.  To copy an image, right-click and select "Save Image As..."

Other Resources for Memorials & Landmarks