Lincoln, NE: Pershing Center

Country: United States of America
State: Nebraska
City: Lincoln
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.

Link: Wikipedia

Lincoln, NE: Pershing Center 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
Size: Classic
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