National Geographic : 1928 Jun
Photograph byUniversity Studio THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS DEDICATES ITS MEMORIAL STADIUM Approximately $500,000 has been spent to date on this immense structure on the new campus. The part already completed seats 42,000. The university's greatest trouble since it opened, in 1883, has been growing pains, with the student bodyoutstripping the equipment. However, since it "struck oil," the once land-poor institution is looking forward to an income of millions, much of which will bededicated to abuilding and expansion program (see text, page 687).