Browse Exhibits (2 total)

Memorial Stadium: A Tribute to Nebraska's Soldiers

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This exhibit is designed to show the work that was put into getting the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Memorial Stadium built as a living memorial to Nebraska's soldiers who fought in World War I.  This exhibit includes the original project proposals, the fundraising effort undertaken at the time, and the ceremonies that marked the groundbreaking and commemoration of the stadium.

The Monuments of Memorial Stadium


For decades, Memorial Stadium has been a defining symbol of the University. The three monuments located outside the stadium add to its majestic aura and memorialize the men who achieved greatness through embodying the football program's legacy of tradition, character, and leadership.