A Football Game on Ferry Field / BL004241



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A Football Game on Ferry Field
1914/1927 (ca.)
Collection Title
University of Michigan Photographs Vertical File
Collection Creator
Bentley Historical Library (collector)
Folder / Container / Volume
UBImusD13. Folder: Campus Buildings. Ferry Field. no. 184
Regents purchased south ten acres for $3000 in 1890. In 1902 UM received seven acres of land to the north from Dexter M. Ferry; became Ferry Field. In 1904 brick wall constructed on three sides and in 1906 gate and ticket office at northeast corner added (gift of Mr. Ferry). Wooden stands to accommodate 400 put up in 1893; burned in 1895. Rebuilt to seat 800 with later additions to facilties. By 1914, 13,600 accommodated. New stadium built in 1927.On image: Printed in Germany
Prints; Game action;
Item Number
Finding Aid
Source of Title
Scan Source
8 x 4 /12 color print
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 01:25:14

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5949 x 4800
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4 MB
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"A Football Game on Ferry Field; BL004241." In the digital collection Bentley Historical Library: Bentley Image Bank. https://quod.lib.umich.edu/b/bhl/x-bl004241/bl004241. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 25, 2024.
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