Old Main, Nebraska Wesleyan University

50th and St. Paul Sts., Lincoln, Nebraska

Photo 

Nw old main

By Patrickdf at English Wikipedia - scanned in an old print photo of mine, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=59173068

Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 21, 1975
Reference number
75001097
Architectural style
Victorian: Romanesque
Areas of significance
Education; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
College
Current function
College
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant years
1887; 1889

Tags 

19th Century (38,092)
Brick (42,466)
Built 1887 (628)
Built during 1880s (6,550)
Gibbs & Parker (1)
Lancaster County, Nebraska (100)
Limestone (8,194)
Lincoln, Nebraska (83)
Nebraska (1,066)
Private owner (54,402)
Romanesque (2,724)
School (5,263)
Slate (5,715)
Stone (26,168)
Victorian (19,703)

Update Log 

  • January 3, 2022: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

Sources