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Title: Richard Halliburton Tower Plaque
Keywords: Plaques;Buildings and grounds;Images;Halliburton, Richard, 1900-1939;Halliburton, Wesley, 1870-1965;Halliburton, Nelle Nance, 1869-1955
Issue Date: 1961
Publisher: Memphis, Tenn. : Rhodes College
Series/Report no.: Photo File - Buildings and Grounds;
Rhodes College Plaques and Markers;
Plaque ID;
Abstract: Plaque inscription:"Richard Halliburton, traveleer, author, lecturer, born 1900 and lost at see 1939. This tower is dedicated to memorialize his wonderful life of action, romance and courage. Erected by his parents, Wesley and Nelle Nance Halliburton (1961 - 1962). In daring a modern Icarus he flew too near the sun. 'I wanted freedom, freedom to indulge in whatever caprice struck my fancy, freedom to search in the farthermost corners of the earth for the beautiful, the joyous and the romantic.' - The Royal Road to Romance."
Description: This image was received from the Communications office.
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