|Lincoln, NE: Pershing Center|
Country: United States of America
Location: 226 Centennial Mall South
Multi-purpose hall, built 1955-1957. Facade ceramic tile mural by Leonard Thiessen and Bill J. Hammon. Opened 10 March 1957 as "Pershing Municipal Auditorium". Named in honour of the American World War I general, John J. Pershing (1860-1948). Used for sports events and concerts. 4526 seats. Closed 2014.
Reverse Text: "Pershing Municipal Auditorium. Lincoln, Nebraska. 'An Auditorium of Distinction'. A multi-purpose Auditorium with seating capacity of from 5000 to 8000. On the front is the largest ceramic tile mural in the uNited States and it is composed of 763,000 pieces."|
Publisher: Genuine National Color, Dexter Press, West Nyack NY; 4115B
Type: Divided Back
|Permanent link: https://www.andreas-praefcke.de/carthalia/id/5657|