Toggle navigation

#francisQuad73 POSTS

Post Content
Employees of Safeway Construction Enterprises, Inc. pass down pieces of scaffolding as they remove the exoskeleton-like structure from the historic MU Columns at Francis Quadrangle on Tuesday in Columbia. For the past few months, the MU Columns have been restored and weatherproofed in hopes of better preservation in the future.

Photo by Gabby Reneau/Missourian (@gabbyreneau)

#columns #mizzou #mucolumns #francisquad #preservation #construction #history #comosummer
BCA's Director of Technical Services, Chris Gembinski, sounding the local Hinkson limestone columns and tagging the locations of treatments.
Some of the incredible fossils in the Hinkson limestone columns at @mizzou.
Built in 1843, Academic Hall was the first building on the MU campus. In 1892, a fire overtook the building and igniting 14,000 rounds of rifle ammo in the attic. The columns are all that stand from the building and the rifle rounds can still be found embedded in the stone.
Runners pass by the main entrance to the Francis Quadrangle at MU during the 2016 Boone Hospital Turkey Trax Run Thursday. The five kilometer race is advertised as a family friendly, Thanksgiving themed event.

Photo by Adam Vogler/Missourian (@adamvogler)

#thanksgiving #run #turkey #5k #columns #francisquad #mu #mizzou #race #boonehospital #dog #runner