Old Main, Nebraska Wesleyan University

Old Main is a historic three-story building on the campus of Nebraska Wesleyan University in Lincoln, Nebraska. It was built in 1887–1888, and designed in the Romanesque Revival style by Gibbs and Parker.[2] It was the administration building on the NWU campus until 1975.[2] It has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since May 21, 1975.[1]

Old Main, Nebraska Wesleyan University
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The building in 2007
Old Main, Nebraska Wesleyan University is located in Nebraska
Old Main, Nebraska Wesleyan University
Location50th and St. Paul Streets, Lincoln, Nebraska
Coordinates40°50′20″N 96°38′58″W / 40.83889°N 96.64944°W / 40.83889; -96.64944 (Old Main, Nebraska Wesleyan University)Coordinates: 40°50′20″N 96°38′58″W / 40.83889°N 96.64944°W / 40.83889; -96.64944 (Old Main, Nebraska Wesleyan University)
Arealess than one acre
Built1887 (1887)
ArchitectGibbs & Parker
Architectural styleRomanesque Revival
NRHP reference No.75001097[1]
Added to NRHPMay 21, 1975

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. November 2, 2013.
  2. ^ a b Janet Jeffries (March 25, 1975). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Old Main, Nebraska Wesleyan University". National Park Service. Retrieved May 20, 2019. With accompanying pictures