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Gift of 1913

The 1913 emblem encircled by a wreath, which is used in LAS’s centennial celebration materials, originates from a structure on campus.

Where does the 1913 emblem originally appear?

Answer: The Lincoln Hall Gateway

The Lincoln Hall Gateway, which features the 1913 emblem on both pillars, was a gift from the class of 1913. Marking an entrance to the Quad from the west, it was erected along Wright Street before Lincoln Hall doubled in size. The gateway was stabilized and refurbished in the summer of 2013.

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