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For many years the 1924 power plant smokestack served as the iconic symbol of the University, a role now fulfilled by the bell tower. This photograph from the 1995 Debris superimposes an earlier picture of the smokestack with the bell tower under construction. How does architecture and the built environment serve as a means for metaphor?