Law Library / BL005162



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Record Details

Law Library
1935 (ca.)
Collection Title
University of Michigan Photographs Vertical File
Collection Creator
Bentley Historical Library (collector)
Folder / Container / Volume
UBImusD13. Folder: Campus Buildings. Legal Research Building. no. 220
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.
Image from 1935 UM calendar.
Calendars; Prints;
Item Number
Finding Aid
Source of Title
Scan Source
4 1/2 x 5 3/4 mounted print
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 01:30:38

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File Size
2 MB
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"Law Library; BL005162". University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 30, 2023.