- 1st [First] Chemical Laboratory U of M.
- 1856 (ca.)
- Collection Title
- University of Michigan Photographs Vertical File
- Collection Creator
- Bentley Historical Library (collector)
- Folder / Container / Volume
- UBImusD13. Folder: Campus Buildings. Economics Building (one story, with additions),1856-1880. no. 173
- Photographer / Artist
- Daines & Nickels (Ann Arbor, Mich.)
- A. J. Jordan, architect. Image is photograph of a sketch. Built in 1856. First chemical laboratory at a state university. Building served medical students and others as both laboratory and classroom. Situated just west and south of the original medical building. Additions made to the one-story building in 1861, 1866, 1868, 1874. In 1880 a two-story addition was added with subsequent additions in 1889 and 1901. Became Economics Building in 1908. Pharmacology occupied north wing 1908-1981. Destroyed by fire Christmas Eve 1981.
- University of Michigan--Buildings
- Chemical Laboratory (University of Michigan)
- Item Number
- Finding Aid
- Source of Title
- Scan Source
- 7 x 4 1/2 photographic print
- Bentley Historical Library
- Date Added/Updated
- 2012-11-25 01:37:22
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