Building Oregon

Colophon, Allen Hall, University of Oregon (Eugene, Oregon)

Colophon,
Title
Colophon, Allen Hall, University of Oregon (Eugene, Oregon)
LC Subject
Architecture, American Architecture--United States
Alternative
University of Oregon (Eugene, Oregon)
Photographer
Teague, Edward, 1952-
Description
The nine colophons (printer's marks) between the first and second story windows on Allen Hall survey the history of printing. For example, the one with the inscription 'ALDUS' identifies the Aldine press. Aldus Manutius (1449-1515) was a pioineering figure in publishing, printing, and typography.
View
exterior
Temporal
1950-1959
Work Type
sculpture (visual work) outdoor sculpture public sculpture ornaments (object genre)
Latitude
44.0456359
Longitude
-123.0760884
Location
Eugene >> Lane County >> Oregon >> Pacific Northwest Lane County >> Oregon >> Pacific Northwest Oregon >> Pacific Northwest United States
Date
1957/1959
View Date
2004
Identifier
pna_99999
Rights Holder
University of Oregon
License
Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Set
Building Oregon
Primary Set
Building Oregon
Is Part Of
University of Oregon (Eugene, Oregon)
Institution
University of Oregon