Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

8-1964

Description

The University of Wisconsin was founded the same year as the incorporation of Wisconsin as a state in 1848. It is located on Lake Mendota and the body of water seen in this photograph is known as University Bay. The carillon tower, seen in this photograph, was dedicated in 1936, is one of three in the state. It originally was equipped with 25 bells but has since grown to 56.

Notes

http://www.music.wisc.edu/facilities?facility_id=15 (accessed 14 June 2012)

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Universities and colleges; College buildings; Bells -- Carillons;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Wisconsin

City Name

Madison

Keywords

aerial; carillon tower; University of Wisconsin; Lake Mendota;

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