Michigan Stadium, aerial view, 1937 / BL012165

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Title
Michigan Stadium, aerial view, 1937
Date
1937
Collection Title
Athletic Department (University of Michigan) records
Collection Creator
University of Michigan. Athletic Dept.
Box / Drawer
11 out.
Folder / Container / Volume
Stadium
Photographer / Artist
H. H. Harris
Notes
Bernard Green (UM Eng. 1891) of the Osborn Engineering Company of Cleveland, lead architect. Also known as "The Big House," excavation for the stadium began in September 1926 and construction was completed by October 1927. Previously, Michigan football games were held on Ferry Field. The stadium has undergone numerous improvements and renovations, which include an expansion project by the architectural firm Venturi, Scott-Brown and Associates in 1997; and another renovation and expansion project by the firm HNTB Architecture in 2010.
Genre
Aerial photographs;
Sport
football
Item Number
BL012165
Finding Aid
umich-bhl-943
Source of Title
Supplied
Scan Source
13.8x10.1b/w
Repository
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2016-03-08 05:57:15

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Record
BL012165
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"Michigan Stadium, aerial view, 1937; BL012165". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/b/bhl/x-bl012165/bl012165. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2022.