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Name Water Tower (WKU)
Details Water Tower

Replaced by - Big Red Tank, 2004
Date Built - 1929
Razed - 1971
Cost of Construction:
Capacity - 150,000 Gallons

UA11/2, B6, F22 - Tower Bows to Progress at Western 8/20/1971
Archives Entries 6
Library Entries 1
Object Entries 0
Photograph Entries 50

Associated Records

Image of UA1C WKU Archives Photograph Collection Series 2. Subseries 83. Structures - WKU Archives

UA1C WKU Archives Photograph Collection Series 2. Subseries 83. Structures - WKU Archives

Images of structures on WKU campus. These include the bridge at the fort, the Cherry Sundial, Cherry Statue, Creed Monument, Diddle Statute, Guthrie Bell Tower, proposed Memorial Tower and the Spoonholder.

Image of UA1B2/1/8 Owen Lawson Oral History Interview Part I - Western Kentucky University

UA1B2/1/8 Owen Lawson Oral History Interview Part I - Western Kentucky University

Interview conducted by Paul Trafton with Owen Lawson former WKU Physical Plant director.

Image of College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. XV, No. 9 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/3807">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/3807</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include: Alumni News Athletics Club Notes Decade Ago on College Heights Musical Morsels Payoff with Pay Personals Society This issue contains articles: Western's Concert Band to Present Program over WSM. March 31st English Teachers to Meet Here Next Week Faculty Reception Held in Gym Friday Night Kentucky Building Continues; Finish Seen for Summer Today's Books - We Suggest . . . S

Image of College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 47, No. 15 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4731">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/4731</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Miss Carmen Willoughby Named Top Scholar Soul Concert Tonight Stars Wilson Pickett Korb, Carolyn. Alumni Group to Present Cash Stipend to Scholar WKU Receives Grants for Summer Institutes Protest Fails as Students Chant Carols Zeh, John. Future for Education Unclear Outstanding Cadet Named for ROTC - Edwin Phelps Chaney, Joanne & Ron Neafus. Journalist of Varied Talents, Jerry Drury Directs Circu

Image of UA8.3.3.8 WKU Scenes - WKYU Production Services

UA8.3.3.8 WKU Scenes - WKYU Production Services

Film of WKU scenes. Run time 45:00. Includes footage of campus buildings, unidentified construction, Ft. Albert Sidney Johnston, cheerleading camp, football practice, cafeteria, classrooms, downtown Bowling Green and Joe Downing exhibit. This film has been digitized and is available online at: https://youtu.be/Fz3MQtJim3g If you recognize this film and can help identify the people in it, please send feedback - above.

Image of Western Alumnus - WKU Alumni Relations

Western Alumnus - WKU Alumni Relations

Available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/2338"><b>http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/2338</b></a> Western's Graduate College Is On Its Way Evening Class is Thataway The Hilltopper Hundred to the Rescue ETV: Keep Watching - It's All in Color Students Enroll for Internships in State Government Significant Statements at Western Reservoir Research - Good News for Fishermen '71 Home Coming Performing Arts Illuminate the Campus Scene Uncovering the Kentucky of Antiquity - An Archaeological Project Reviving the Heritage of Kentucky: A Project The Intercultural Studies Programs: Helping People Know Each Other Looking for Sociology in Sawdus

Image of WKU Water Tower - Garrett, Leon

WKU Water Tower - Garrett, Leon

Color image of the WKU water tower.

Image of WKU Football - Athletic Media Relations

WKU Football - Athletic Media Relations

Football game in old football stadium. Photo shows Potter Hall, Van Meter and the water tower.

Image of WKU Football - Athletic Media Relations

WKU Football - Athletic Media Relations

Football game in old football stadium. Photo shows Potter Hall and water tower.

Image of WKU Campus in Snow - Franklin Studio

WKU Campus in Snow - Franklin Studio

WKU Campus in snow and ice

Image of WKU Homecoming - Franklin Studio, Bowling Green, Ky.

WKU Homecoming - Franklin Studio, Bowling Green, Ky.

WKU Homecoming. If you recognize this photo and can help identify the people in it, please send feedback - above.

Image of WKU Homecoming - Franklin Studio, Bowling Green, Ky.

WKU Homecoming - Franklin Studio, Bowling Green, Ky.

Band on field during homecoming.

Image of WKU Campus - Franklin Studio

WKU Campus - Franklin Studio

Plants behind Van Meter Hall.

Image of WKU View - Cherry, Thomas

WKU View - Cherry, Thomas

View of Western Kentucky University showing the Kentucky Building, Van Meter, Craig Alumni House and Potter Hall.

Image of WKU Aerial View - Unknown

WKU Aerial View - Unknown

Aerial view of WKU campus and Bowling Green.