Bentley Historical Library records: 1919 - 2014 (Majority of material found within 1970 - 2002)
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Photographs 1967-1998 [series]

Included in the Photographs series are images documenting the construction of the BHL and various ceremonies and dedications commemorating the building in the early 1970s, including several interior and exterior views by Balthazar Korab. There are also a number of files of photographs of major exhibits mounted by BHL staff, copy prints and negatives of images used in BHL publications, and informal snapshots of events, visitors and staff. The Audiotapes and Videotapes, Films, DVD's, and Digital Media series document dedications, important meetings and events, and the laying of the cornerstone for the Bentley Library. There are two accessions of Photographs (1967-1998) and (1995-2009) and two accessions of Audiotapes and Videotapes (1971-1991) and 1987-1999).

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Bentley Library
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Architectural Drawings and Site Photographs (includes North Campus views)
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Construction
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Courtyard (Peter Yates images) 1998
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Exteriors

(includes Balthazar Korab images)

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Interiors

(includes Balthazar Korab images)

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Transparencies 1987-1988
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William L. Clements Library
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Horace H. Rackham Building
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Willow Run Storage
 
Ceremonies, Dedications, etc.
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Opening of Bids 1972
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Masonic Check Presentation March 16, 1972
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Friends Meeting May 4, 1972
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Groundbreaking Ceremony August 2, 1972
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President's Club Meeting September 29, 1972
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Cornerstone Laying November 17, 1972
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Dedication Luncheon and Reception May 2, 1974
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Reading Room Dedication May 3, 1974
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Development Council Meeting May 23, 1974
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Dedications: Delta Sigma Delta Room October 1974 and Vander Velde Portrait, April 1975 1974-1975
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Vander Velde Memorial Services November 6, 1975
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Starr Room Dedication September 17, 1977
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Stella Osborn Honorary Degree Reception August 18, 1978
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Ford Library Groundbreaking Tea 1979 GRF Visits, 1974, 1977 1974-1979
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Friends Tea September 20, 1984
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Pugh, Mary Jo, Farewell Party (includes photographs) December 1984
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50th Anniversary of the MHC 1985
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Roscoe Bonisteel Portrait Unveiling January 9, 1987
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Robert M. Warner Portrait Unveiling 1989
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Collections arriving at the Library (Copeland, Ford, etc.)
 
Exhibit Photographs
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Sesquicentennial Exhibit (Rackham) 1967

(copy prints separately cataloged as University of Michigan Sesquicentennial Celebration Exhibition photograph collection)

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Gerald R. Ford Exhibit 1979
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University President's Exhibit 1980

(copy prints separately cataloged as University President's Exhibition photograph collection)

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Black Detroit and the Great Migration 1991
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Football 1994
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General Prints and Negatives 1988-1999 (5 folders)

(includes Friends Meetings, Foreign Exchanges, Miscellaneous events, Snapshots, Visitors)

 
Publication Copy Prints, Negatives, etc
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Ann Arbor. Pictorial History of Ann Arbor 1974 (7 envelopes)
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Balita Mula Maynila 1971
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Book of Days, Images 1987 (35 folders)
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Book of Days, Transparencies 1987 (39 envelopes)
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The Finns in the United States 1976
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Immigration Sources 1979
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Michigan Social History 1987
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Microfilm Edition of Temperance and Prohibition Papers, Guide 1977
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More Than a Handsome Box 1995
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President's House 1996
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What Is It (brochure)
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The Early Years of the University of Michigan Medical School: The Upjohn Family Experience 1982
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Various publications 1990-1994
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Staff Photographs and Snapshots, including early pre-Bentley photographs, post-1974 staff photographs, and 1998 trip to Nanjing, China
 
Bentley Library
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Construction
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Exteriors 1999
 
International
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Bentley delegation to Russia 1994
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Chinese exchanges circa 2009
 
General
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Kellogg Foundation 1985
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Observatory Clock undated
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Research Fellowship Program for the Study of Modern Archives 1983-1989 (7 folders)
 
Publication Copy Prints
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Ann Arbor's First Lady: Events in the life of Ann I. Allen 1998
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Membership Brochure Photographs 2000
 
Staff photographs
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1998, undated
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2000
  Online  
2013

(Includes images of facilities and collections)

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