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Memorial Stadium

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2nd Ave N and Columbia Rd
Grand Forks
USA 58202
October 8, 1927

The Memorial Stadium on the University of North Dakota campus was designed by Walter H. Wheeler of Minneapolis and built in 1927 as a memorial to those from the UND community who died in World War I. The funds for this "fortress" were raised through student pledges, donations from alumni, businesses, and other friends of the university with a capacity to seat 10,634. Governor Sorlie spoke at the dedication on October 8, 1927 just before the homecoming game.


"Pershing" Donors

$5 Million +

Founding Sponsor
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The Lilly Endowment