Barbour Gymnasium - Mary Jane Porter Room plaque / BL001971

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Title
Barbour Gymnasium - Mary Jane Porter Room plaque
Collection Title
University of Michigan Photographs Vertical File
Collection Creator
Bentley Historical Library (collector)
Folder / Container / Volume
UBImusD13. Folder: Campus Buildings. Barbour Gymnasium. no. 141
Notes
John Scott & Company, architecture firm. Barbour Gymnasium (for women) was attached to the north side of the Waterman Gymnasium. Built during 1895 and 1896. Demolished in 1977 to make room for the expansion of the Chemistry Building.
"Among the gifts [for the women's gymnasium] was a transfer of $711 from the Mary J. Porter Fund, one of the first alumnae contributions to the university" (Source: University of Michigan: an Encyclopedic Survey).
Item Number
BL001971
Finding Aid
umich-bhl-92147
Source of Title
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Scan Source
10 x 8 b/w photographic print
Repository
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 01:36:43

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Record
BL001971
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"Barbour Gymnasium - Mary Jane Porter Room plaque; BL001971". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/b/bhl/x-bl001971/bl001971. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 02, 2022.