Snow covered seats in Michigan Stadium prior to 1974 Purdue game / BL019479



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Snow covered seats in Michigan Stadium prior to 1974 Purdue game
Collection Title
Athletic Department (University of Michigan) records
Collection Creator
University of Michigan. Athletic Dept.
Box / Drawer
12 A
Folder / Container / Volume
Folder: Photos, Michigan Stadim
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.
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Finding Aid
Source of Title
Scan Source
6x8.6 b/w wirephoto
Bentley Historical Library
Date Added/Updated
2016-03-10 02:38:08

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"Snow covered seats in Michigan Stadium prior to 1974 Purdue game; BL019479". University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 08, 2023.