U. of M. League Bldg. Laying of Corner Stone, March 29, 1928. / BL000003
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- U. of M. League Bldg. Laying of Corner Stone, March 29, 1928.
- Collection Title
- Pond family papers
- Collection Creator
- Pond Family (Ann Arbor, Mich.)
- Box / Drawer
- Folder / Container / Volume
- Folder: Arch. Subjects; Michigan--Ann Arbor--Michigan League construction
- Photographer / Artist
- George F. Korwin (Ann Arbor, MI)
- Pond & Pond with Martin & Lloyd, architects. The Michigan League opened on May 4, 1929. To eliminate confusion between the Women's League as an organization and the Michigan League building, the administration of the building and the student organization were combined under the title Michigan League in 1934-35. In 1992, the Michigan League became one of three University Unions. The Lydia Mendelssohn Theater is within the Michigan League.
- Inscription: "U. of M. League Bldg. Laying of Corner Stone, March 29, 1928. Photo by Korwin, No. 745. Pond & Pond, Martin & Loyd Arch's. Lovering-Longbotham Cont's."
- On verso: "see Ruth Bordin, 'The University of Michigan, A Pictorial History,' p. 207. March 1928. Mrs. Arthur Vandenberg addressed the crowd. (Daybook, image #35)."
- Vandenberg, Hazel Whittaker (1882-1950)
- Michigan League
- University of Michigan--Building--1921-1930
- Construction--Michigan--Ann Arbor
- Cornerstone laying--Michigan--Ann Arbor
- Crowds--Michigan--Ann Arbor
- Public speaking--Michigan--Ann Arbor
- Universities & colleges--Michigan--Ann Arbor
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- Finding Aid
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- 4x5 b/w copy neg
- Bentley Historical Library
- Date Added/Updated
- 2013-11-22 00:51:29
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- 4230 x 3264
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- 582 KB
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