Michigan Stadium, aerial view from southwest, ca. 1931 / BL018810

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Title
Michigan Stadium, aerial view from southwest, ca. 1931
Date
1931
Collection Title
University of Michigan Photographs Vertical File
Collection Creator
Bentley Historical Library (collector)
Folder / Container / Volume
UBImum D13 Michigan 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
BL018810
Finding Aid
umich-bhl-92147
Source of Title
supplied
Scan Source
12.6x10.1 b/w print
Repository
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2016-03-10 04:03:31

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Record
BL018810
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