Rockefeller Chapel

Rockefeller Chapel

Rockefeller Chapel
From East, Carillon Tower in Background 2
II: Buildings and Grounds
Left to right: Joan Lyding, Donna Culliton, and Prudence Coulter. John D. Rockefeller Jr. presented the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial Carillon to the University of Chicago in memory of his mother. Installed in the university's chapel, it was dedicated Thanksgiving Day, 1932. Consisting of 72 bells, including a bass bell weighing 18.5-tons, the carillon was cast in Croydon, England by the foundry of Gillett & Johnston.
University Chapel
Chapels (Rooms or structures) | Bell towers | College students
Wagner, Paul A.
Photographic prints; 24.4 x 19.2 cm
Goodhue, Bertram Grosvenor, 1869-1924; Mayers, Murray & Philip
5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue | University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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