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Date of Work

1905

Description

3 men, identified as Fred Larson, John Coutrey, and Jesse Tanner, are standing behind the Adelphi Fountain. A view of Old Main and Davis Hall are behind them. In 1905, the members of the Adelphi Literary Society presented the Adelphi Fountain to UND. The fountain was moved around campus several times. UND refurbished the fountain in 1976 when a water recycling pump system was installed. In the Spring of 2007, the Danley Gift of 10 million dollars provided for the the "restoration of the century-old Adelphi Fountain." The fountain remains west of Twamley Hall along the banks of the English Coulee. (Information from Dakota Students; 2006-08-29, and UND Factbook).

Subject

Buildings -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks; Universities & colleges -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks

Places Depicted

North Dakota--Grand Forks; North Dakota; North Dakota--English Coulee

Organizations Depicted

Davis Hall (Grand Forks, N.D.); Main (Grand Forks, N.D. : Building)

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

Keywords

Adelphi Fountain, Davis Hall, Old Main, Fountains, Men, Suits (Clothing), Trees, Sculpture, College buildings, Hats

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