THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF OREGON

Class of 1913 Fountain

Date: 1913
Location: Between Fenton Hall and Deady Hall

The first fountain on campus, a gift of the class of 1913, was dedicated in 1913. The fountain still exists today in its location between Fenton Hall and Deady Hall. The images below show its dedication in 1913 (top) and how it appeared in 1985 (bottom).

1913 Fountain
"The Unveiling of the Fountain." 1913 photo reproduced in Old Oregon (May 1923): 12.
Fountain, June 10, 1985.
Original slide by Marion Dean Ross (Visual Resources Collection)

Bibliography

  • "To give fountain. Seniors will leave memorial which will cost class nearly $150." Daily Emerald 8 Apr. 1913: 1.
  • "Senior class numbers 136." Daily Emerald 22 Nov. 1913: 3.