Law Quad, ca. 1930 / BL003510



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Law Quad, ca. 1930
1930 (ca.)
Collection Title
Ivory Photo photograph collection
Collection Creator
Ivory Photo (Firm)
Box / Drawer
Folder / Container / Volume
University of Michigan. Buildings. Law Quadrangle
Photographer / Artist
Ivory Photo (Ann Arbor, Mich.)
York & Sawyer, architecture firm. The William W. Cook Legal Research Building (also known as the Legal Research Library or Law Library) was completed in 1931, the third of the four buildings William W. Cook gave to form the Law Quadrangle, built between 1924-1933. In 1955, the original six level stackroom was increased to ten levels. The underground Allan F. and Alene Smith Law Library Addition designed by Gunnar Birkerts Associates was completed in 1981. The additional three original buildings comprising the Law Quadrangle with their construction dates are: the Lawyers' Club, 1924; the John P. Cook Dormitory, 1930; and Hutchins Hall, 1933. In January 2012, the Law Quadrangle was enlarged with the addition of South Hall and Aikens Commons.
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4 x 5 b/w photographic print
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 01:05:12

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"Law Quad, ca. 1930; BL003510". University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 28, 2023.