The University of Michigan, an encyclopedic survey ... Wilfred B. Shaw, editor.
University of Michigan.
Buildings Removed

Occasionally, older buildings needed to be removed to make way for this program of extended development, and in some cases sold to help finance new acquisitions. Major removals are listed as follows:

  • 1955 Printing Service (old) - sold
  • 1956 Engineering West Annex - razed
  • 1956 Contagious Hospital - razed
  • 1956 Pemberton-Welch Residence - razed
  • 1956 X-Ray Film Storage - razed
  • 1957 Laboratory of Medical Research - razed
  • 1958 Power Substation - razed
  • 1958 Romance Languages - razed
  • 1959 ROTC Quartermasters Office - razed
  • 1959 Heredity Clinic - razed
  • 1961 East Hall - razed
  • 1962 Botanical Gardens (old) - sold
  • 1964 Music Building and Land (Maynard St.) - sold
  • 1964 Beal Residence - razed
  • 1965 Institute for Social Research (old) - razed
  • 1966 Temporary Classroom Building - razed
  • 1967 Physics Building (west) - razed
  • 1967 High Temperature Research Laboratory - razed
  • 1970 Laundry (old) - razed
  • 1975 Flint Campus Apartments - sold
  • 1975 Radiation Laboratory - razed
  • 1977 Willow Run Laboratory - transferred to Wayne County Road Commission
  • 1977 Observatory (1908 Addition) - razed
  • 1977 Barbour-Waterman Gym - razed