Memorial Stadium: True Illini Spirit

Category: Documentary
Documentary traces the history of Memorial Stadium at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. Covers the earliest days of football at the university, to early concepts for a stadium, World War I, honoring the true Fighting Illini and the first games at the arena built in the early 1920's. Historical film and photographs are mixed with interviews from noted Illinois football players, architects, historians, contractors, veterans and their families, college marching band directors, newspaper reporters and broadcasters.

Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 2008-09-09
Run time: 57 minute / 0:57
Production Company : University of Illinois


Dick Butkus
as Self
Jim Grabowski
as Self
Peter Griffin
as Self
Ron Guenther
as Self
Denise La Grassa Writer
John Paul Writer

 © 2020

Powered by: