Setting the '"Cornerstone" June 25, 1917 about 4 p.m. / BL004685

Viewer

Actions

file_download Download image 150 x 87 (JPEG) 300 x 174 (JPEG) 600 x 348 (JPEG) 1200 x 696 (JPEG) 2401 x 1393 (JPEG) 4803 x 2787 (JPEG)

About this Item

Record Details

Title
Setting the '"Cornerstone" June 25, 1917 about 4 p.m.
Date
19170625
Collection Title
University of Michigan Photographs Vertical File
Collection Creator
Bentley Historical Library (collector)
Folder / Container / Volume
UBImusD13. Folder: Michigan Union (built 1919), exterior views. no. 246
Notes
Allen B. and Irving K. Pond, of Chicago, architects. Construction for the Michigan Union began in 1916. Previously, the renovated residence of Judge Thomas M. Cooley was used as the Union clubhouse. Before the four-story building officially opened for student use in 1919, it was used in a partially finished state as a barracks for the Students' Army Training Corps. By 1925, the pool in the basement and the library on the second floor of the building were completed. Several additions were made to the Union in the 1930's and 1950's.
On verso: "Dodson ... only other alumnus present besides H. Heath and I.K. Pond. Dodson assisted." [Stonewall J. Dodson, Law Grad, 1902. Homer L. Heath, active in Michigan Union, later Gen. Mgr.]
Item Number
BL004685
Finding Aid
umich-bhl-92147
Source of Title
verso
Scan Source
5 1/2 x 3 1/2 sepia tone photographic print
Repository
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 01:32:22

Technical Details

Image Size
4803 x 2787
File Size
2 MB
Record
BL004685
Link to this Item
https://quod.lib.umich.edu/b/bhl/x-bl004685/bl004685

Rights and Permissions

This image may be protected by copyright law.

Manifest
https://quod.lib.umich.edu/cgi/i/image/api/manifest/bhl:BL004685:BL004685

Cite this Item

View the Help Guide for more information.

Full citation
"Setting the '"Cornerstone" June 25, 1917 about 4 p.m.; BL004685". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/b/bhl/x-bl004685/bl004685. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 12, 2022.