Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Memorial Stadium

image number:

P0043083

description:

1960 was the first season of football in this stadium. The game played in this image was the 5th game of the season (third home game). IU lost to Michigan State 35-0. IU finished the season with 1-8 record.

Note the houses that still existed along the south side of 17th Street at the bottom of this image.

date taken:

1960 October 22

photographer studio:

Indiana State Police

accession number:

7835

copyright owner:

Indiana University

building name:

Memorial Stadium, 17th Street (1960)

event name:

Michigan State

event name:

Homecoming

event name:

Stadium Dedication Day

topic:

Stadiums

topic:

Aerial views

topic:

Football

topic:

Dedications

topic:

Exterior

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Buildings & Grounds