Pumas at entrance to University Museums Building / BL001776



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Pumas at entrance to University Museums Building
1940/1950 (ca.)
Collection Title
University of Michigan Photographs Vertical File
Collection Creator
Bentley Historical Library (collector)
Folder / Container / Volume
UBImusD13. Folder: Campus Buildings. Alexander G. Ruthven Building. no. 134
Albert Kahn Associates, architecture firm. Pumas by Carleton Watson Angell, 1940; black terrazzo. Building opened in 1928 and originally called the University Museums Building, which housed four museums: Museum of Anthropological Archaeology, Museum of Paleontology, Museum of Zoology, and University Herbarium. Later housed the Museum of Natural History, which was officially created in 1956. Renamed the Alexander G. Ruthven Museums Building in 1968.
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Finding Aid
Source of Title
Scan Source
7 x 4 1/2 b/w photographic print
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 01:35:30

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4800 x 4076
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3 MB
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"Pumas at entrance to University Museums Building; BL001776." In the digital collection Bentley Historical Library: Bentley Image Bank. https://quod.lib.umich.edu/b/bhl/x-bl001776/bl001776. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 18, 2024.
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