Engineering Shops / BL004619



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Engineering Shops
1916 (ca.)
Collection Title
University of Michigan Photographs Vertical File
Collection Creator
Bentley Historical Library (collector)
Folder / Container / Volume
UBImusD13. Folder: Campus Buildings. West Engineering Annex 1900-1918 (with wings extended). no. 320
Photographer / Artist
George R. Swain (Ann Arbor, MI)
Gordon William Lloyd, architect. Constructed in 1885, occupied in 1886. Two additions were completed; the first in 1888 and the second in 1900. In 1918, clock and chimes were removed from the Old General Library and installed in the building's tower. In 1926, the building name was changed from Engineering Shops to West Engineering Annex. Architecture Dept. in east wing 1923-1927; Survey Dept. in east wing 1927; Auto Lab in west wing; part of Auto Lab destroyed by fire 1937. Removed in 1956 to allow for the construction of the Undergraduate Library.
On verso: "Rare Book Room, gift of Mrs. Camilla B.Green, 11-23-35."
Item Number
Finding Aid
Source of Title
Scan Source
8 x 10 b/w photographic print
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 01:28:11

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7093 x 4800
File Size
4 MB
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"Engineering Shops; BL004619." In the digital collection Bentley Historical Library: Bentley Image Bank. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 21, 2024.
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