Memorial Stadium (University of Minnesota)

Memorial Stadium (University of Minnesota)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Memorial Stadium, also known as the "Brick House," was an outdoor athletic stadium on the campus of the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. It was the home of the Minnesota Golden Gophers football team for 58 seasons, from 1924 until 1981. Before moving to Memorial Stadium in 1924, the Gophers played at Northrop Field. Starting in 1982, the Gophers played their home games in the new Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, and Memorial Stadium was demolished a decade later. After 27 seasons indoors, the Gophers returned to campus in 2009 at the new TCF Bank Stadium, a block from the site of Memorial Stadium.The stadium opened on October 14, 1924. It was dedicated to 3527 students, graduates, and workers who served in World War I, which ended six years earlier. The stadium sat on approximately 11 acresshow more

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  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 181g
  • Lect Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134901148
  • 9786134901147