Class of 1894 Fountain

Artist: Unknown
Installation Date: 1895
Location: Memorial Mall
Short Description:
This was one of the first noted cases of Purdue's alma mater privately giving back to the University. It has been in its place since 1895, except for a minor upgrade and refurbishment in 1997. The fountain sits next to the grave of John Purdue, the principal benefactor at the University founding.