UBImusD13. Folder: Campus Buildings. Statuary, monuments, etc. Class boulders and trees (including Oak) no. 287
Photographer / Artist
University of Michigan. News and Information Service.
Tree before 1858; boulder ca. 1883; bronze plaque 1904. In spring of 1858 the Class of 1858 named this oak (growing near center of campus) the Tappan Oak as a tribute to then Pres. Henry P. Tappan). Stone was given by the "Tappan Boys" (class of 58) and placed ca. 1883.
On verso: Overland Car. Harbor Springs, Mich. Uncle Frank at steering wheel. Papa beside Uncle Frank. Taken in front of livery stable at Harbor Springs. Other people in the picture were men employed by my father. Signed: Mrs. Earl De La Vergne