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Title
Michigan Stadium, 1927
Date
192710 (ca.)
Collection Title
Alumni Association (University of Michigan) records
Collection Creator
University of Michigan. Alumni Association.
Box / Drawer
135
Folder / Container / Volume
Michigan Stadium
Notes
Bernard Green (UM Eng. 1891) of the Osborn Engineering Company of Cleveland, lead architect. Also known as "The Big House," excavation for the stadium began in September 1926 and construction was completed by October 1927. Previously, Michigan football games were held on Ferry Field. The stadium has undergone numerous improvements and renovations, which include an expansion project by the architectural firm Venturi, Scott-Brown and Associates in 1997; and another renovation and expansion project by the firm HNTB Architecture in 2010.
Image shows game day crowd approaching stadium, view from the southeast.
Item Number
BL003259
Finding Aid
umich-bhl-8730
Source of Title
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Scan Source
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Repository
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2016-03-08 01:39:33

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Record
BL003259
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