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University of Michigan Faculty Women's Club Meets for Tea, March 1970

University of Michigan Faculty Women's Club Meets for Tea, March 1970 image
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Ann Arbor News, March 16, 1970
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Planning For The Tea Chatting over refreshments and making plans for the annual Faculty Women's Club tea are, from the left, Mrs. H. R. Crane, Mrs. Willard Olson and Mrs. Robben W. Fleming. Mrs. Fleming will hostess the event which will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday in her home.
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16
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March
Year
1970
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Lawrence Welk and members of his show at Willow Run Airport, May 1959

Lawrence Welk and members of his show at Willow Run Airport, May 1959 image
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Ann Arbor News, May 7, 1959
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WELK ARRIVES AT WILLOW RUN: John L. French, general manager of the Ford Motor Company hardware and accessories division at Rawsonville, (second from right) welcomed Lawrence Welk and members of his show when they arrived at Willow Run Airport this morning for the Ninth Annual Future Unlimited Celebration of the Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan, of which Mr. Welk is master of ceremonies. The celebration will be held at the Masonic Temple in Detroit at 8 p.m. tonight. Accompanying Mr. Welk from Los Angeles were Janet Lennon, of the Lennon Sisters, (fifth from left); her father, William Lennon (extreme left); Warren Luening, Jr., trumpet player, (second from left); Brian Siebman, singer, guitarist, (third from left), Bo Wagner, dancer and drummer, (fourth from left), and Thomas Owens, accordianist, (fifth from left). Also on hand to greek Mr. Welk and his troop was Carl Kolon, 20, of Detroit, president of the Achiever's Association of Southeastern Michigan. French is president of the J. A. board of Southeastern Michigan.
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May
Year
1959
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Burton Memorial Tower Overlooks A Snowy Campus, March 1956

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Ann Arbor News, March 24, 1956
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CITY UNDER SNOW: Motorists to the contrary, Ann Arbor looked its prettiest of the winter this morning in the sunny aftermath of yesterday's 7-inch snowfall, heaviest of the season. Views of white beauty were visible all over the city. One of Ann Arbor's principal landmarks, the Burton Memorial Tower (top picture) stands above the whiteness of the Rackham Building grounds. Below, the wooded intersection of Scottwood Ave. and Norway Rd. is silently cloaked by the thick snow.
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March
Year
1956
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Snow Covers The Intersection Of Scottwood Avenue & Norway Road, March 1956

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Ann Arbor News, March 24, 1956
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CITY UNDER SNOW: Motorists to the contrary, Ann Arbor looked its prettiest of the winter this morning in the sunny aftermath of yesterday's 7-inch snowfall, heaviest of the season. Views of white beauty were visible all over the city. One of Ann Arbor's principal landmarks, the Burton Memorial Tower (top picture) stands above the whiteness of the Rackham Building grounds. Below, the wooded intersection of Scottwood Ave. and Norway Rd. is silently cloaked by the thick snow.
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March
Year
1956
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Interior of a Home in Pittsfield Village, October 1944

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Ann Arbor News, October 14, 1944
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TWO LEVELS IN ONE-STORY HOUSE: Four risers separate two bedrooms and bath from living room and kitchen levels of Pittsfield Village units. The stairs achieve a sense of privacy for the upper level and allow basement room without deep excavation.
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14
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October
Year
1944
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Charlton Heston, starring in Ann Arbor Drama Season's "Macbeth," sits outside the Michigan Union, May 1959

Charlton Heston, starring in Ann Arbor Drama Season's "Macbeth," sits outside the Michigan Union, May 1959 image
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Ann Arbor News, May 13, 1959
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RELAXES: Actor Charlton Heston relaxes in front of the Michigan Union where he is staying during his visit to Ann Arbor for his portrayal of "Macbeth" in the University Drama Season presentation.
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May
Year
1959
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Avard T. Fairbanks, Sculptor and University of Michigan instructor, April 1938

Avard T. Fairbanks, Sculptor and University of Michigan instructor, April 1938 image
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Ann Arbor News, April 28, 1938
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PREPARING FOR SCULPTURE EXHIBITION OPENING MONDAY: The annual exhibition of work of students in sculpturing in the University Institute of fine arts will open Monday night and will be held in the concourse of the Michigan League through commencement week. Students and faculty of the department are busy modeling and casting their pieces. In the upper picture, Miss Rosemary Mowery (left) of 718 Monroe St. is putting finishing touches to her model, "The Acrobat," and Miss Alice Frayer of Cranbook is shown at the right with her figure of "Parzifal." In the lower picture Prof. Avard Fairbanks, associate professor of sculpture in the institute, is critically touching up his figure of "Snowboy," for which his son, David, was the model last winter.
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April
Year
1938
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U-M Sculpture Class of Avard T. Fairbanks, April 1938

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Ann Arbor News, April 28, 1938
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PREPARING FOR SCULPTURE EXHIBITION OPENING MONDAY: The annual exhibition of work of students in sculpturing in the University Institute of fine arts will open Monday night and will be held in the concourse of the Michigan League through commencement week. Students and faculty of the department are busy modeling and casting their pieces. In the upper picture, Miss Rosemary Mowery (left) of 718 Monroe St. is putting finishing touches to her model, "The Acrobat," and Miss Alice Frayer of Cranbook is shown at the right with her figure of "Parzifal." In the lower picture Prof. Avard Fairbanks, associate professor of sculpture in the institute, is critically touching up his figure of "Snowboy," for which his son, David, was the model last winter.
Month
April
Year
1938
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J.C. Bradbury's Dutch Belted Cattle, January 1938

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Ann Arbor News, January 5, 1938
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FEW OF THESE IN WASHTENAW: J. C. Bradbury, route 1, Dexter, shown here with a Dutch Belted cow, has one of the two herds of this unusual breed of dairy animal in Michigan and the largest herd in the state. The Dutch Belted cow was first brought to this county from Holland by P. T. Barnum of circus fame.
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January
Year
1938
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Huron Hills club members about to try a toboggan chute on the golf course, December 1937

Huron Hills club members about to try a toboggan chute on the golf course, December 1937 image
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Ann Arbor News, December 25, 1937
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TESTING NEW SLIDE: Huron Hills country club, scene of many a closely contested golf match during the summer months, has been transformed into a winter sports center by club members. In the above picture, three toboggans are shown about to take off on the long chute which has been built near the 18th green. On the right are shown R. S. Hawley, Jr., his sister, Evelyn Hawley, Paul Reed and William Buttolph. The center toboggan contains Mary Lou Strickland; her mother, Mrs. W. Strickland, Mrs. Larry Gray and James Swenson of Detroit while the one at the left carries William Strickland, club president, Mrs. Norman Ottmar, Mrs. Florence Swenson of Detroit and Mrs. Betty Spokes.
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1937
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Students Perform Auto Tune-Ups at University of Michigan Auto Engineering Lab, March 1970

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Ann Arbor News, March 15, 1970
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The automotive tune-up conducted at the North Campus Auto Engineering Lab drew a crowd of motorists yesterday. Offered as a service by U-M students to help in the pollution fight (poorly tuned autos cause more air pollution problems), the six auto bays were filled all day long. A reported 40 cars, in fact, were waiting in line when the lab opened, and latecomers found as much as a five hour wait for the tune-up.
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15
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March
Year
1970
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Students Make Checkerboard in Industrial Education Course at Scarlett Junior High, March 1970

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Ann Arbor News, March 29, 1970
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Checker Makers Making the checkerboard part of a checker set are these Scarlett Junior High students (from left) Nate Friley, Joe Wilhelmi and Dan Bilich. Supervising is teacher George P. Enot Jr. The American Industry class of Scarlett's seventh grade industrial education course made 24 checker sets recently for use at the school.
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29
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March
Year
1970
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Window Shopper Outside Of Goodyear's Department Store, March 1956

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Ann Arbor News, March 23, 1956
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DISCOURAGING, ISN'T IT? An unidentified shopper wistfully studies the fashions in an Ann Arbor store that are supposed to be seasonal for this time of year. But the fur coat, overshoes and umbrella were more appropriate as Ann Arbor was hit by a snowstorm today.
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March
Year
1956
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Four Women Discuss Women's Rights with "Eleventh Hour" Host Ed Burrows, March 1970

Four Women Discuss Women's Rights with "Eleventh Hour" Host Ed Burrows, March 1970 image
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Ann Arbor News, March 16, 1970
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Women's Rights At Issue Four women with varying opinions on the new feminism confer with "Eleventh Hour" host Ed Burrows. From left, Mrs. Eugene V. Douvan, psychology professor; Mrs. James Dabbs, a housewife and member of FOCUS; Mrs. John A. Bailey, housewife and Mrs. Barbara Newell, acting vice-president for student services at the University. Their comments, which were made in a taped session, can be heard over WUOM, Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. They discuss questions involving women's rights and social problems and females' role in the labor force.
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16
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March
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1970
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Headstart Participants Decorate Christmas Tree at Jones School, December 1966

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Ann Arbor News, December 12, 1966
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Children, Tutors Have Party: Four children who participated in this fall's Headstart Follow Through Program help one of the tutors, Roger Spencer (right), decorate the tree at their Christmas party at Jones School. Helping trim the tree with ornaments of their own making are, left to right, Damon Guster, Steven Tweedy and Phyllis Lightfoot. The children and Spencer, who is a University student and a member of the Psychology Department's outreach program, were among 150 youngsters and tutors at the party which featured gifts and refreshments donated by various Ann Arbor merchants.
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December
Year
1966
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Fiegel's Men's and Boy's Wear, September 1941

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Ann Arbor News, September 20, 1941
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A familiar spot to Washtenaw county shoppers for men's and boy's clothing for many [?] is Fiegel's store on S. Main St. Albert Fiegel, the owner, will observe his golden jubilee as a clothing merchant next week with a special anniversary sale.
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September
Year
1941
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Ruth Perkins, bookeeper at Fiegel Department Store, September 1941

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Ann Arbor News, September 20, 1941
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Miss Ruth Perkins, who is shown at her desk, is bookkeeper for Fiegel's clothing store. She has been with the company for two and a half years.
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September
Year
1941
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Interior of Fiegel's Department Store at 50th Anniversary, September 1941

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Ann Arbor News, September 20, 1941
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Albert Fiegel, owner of Fiegel's clothing store, who is observing a half-century in the business, has one of the largest men's and boys' furnishings stores in Ann Arbor. A part of the interior is shown as the stock and display cases were arranged in preparation for the special anniversary sale next week.
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September
Year
1941
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Paul Jedele, general merchandising clerk, at Fiegel's 50th anniversary, September 1941

Paul Jedele, general merchandising clerk, at Fiegel's 50th anniversary, September 1941 image
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Ann Arbor News, September 20, 1941
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The window displays at Fiegel's clothing store are arranged by Paul Jedele, who also is a general merchandising clerk. Mr. Jedele, who has been with the firm since 1930, has a share in the business.
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September
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1941
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Herbert F. Sager gets ready for Fiegel's 50th anniversary, September 1941

Herbert F. Sager gets ready for Fiegel's 50th anniversary, September 1941 image
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Ann Arbor News, September 20, 1941
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Herbert F. Sager, who has been with Fiegel's clothing store since 1925, is another of the employes who have a share in the company. He is in charge of the men's furnishings department.
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September
Year
1941
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Albert Fiegel prepares price tags for Fiegel's 50th anniversary, September 1941

Albert Fiegel prepares price tags for Fiegel's 50th anniversary, September 1941 image
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Ann Arbor News, September 20, 1941
Caption
On the job as usual was Albert Fiegel, who is shown as he made out price tags in preparation for his golden anniversary sale. Mr. Fiegel tomorrow will observe his 50th anniversary in the clothing business.
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September
Year
1941
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John Andress, head of boys' department, at Fiegel's 50th anniversary, September 1941

John Andress, head of boys' department, at Fiegel's 50th anniversary, September 1941 image
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Ann Arbor News, September 20, 1941
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Another of the employes who have an interest in Fiegel's is John Andress, photographed in the boys' department, of which he has charge. He joined the store in 1925.
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September
Year
1941
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Voting Booths Open for Ann Arbor School Election at Jones School, June 1964

Voting Booths Open for Ann Arbor School Election at Jones School, June 1964 image
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Ann Arbor News, June 8, 1964
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ELECTION LULL: Poll workers at Jones School watched over the deserted voting booths at 8:30 a.m. today after about 21 residents of Precinct 1 cast their ballots in the Ann Arbor school election during the early hours of the morning. The voting started at 7 a.m. as fog and high humidity wrapped the city. The polls will close at 8 p.m.
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June
Year
1964
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Ted Sanders from Delusha Construction Co. Works on Cutting Wood for Porches at Pittsfield Village, August 1987

Ted Sanders from Delusha Construction Co. Works on Cutting Wood for Porches at Pittsfield Village, August 1987 image
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Ann Arbor News, August 14, 1987
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Ted Sanders of Delusha Construction Co. kicks up sawdust clouds while working on pieces for 420 porch overhangs.
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11
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August
Year
1987
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Niles Johnson Takes a Water Break While Working on Construction Pittsfield Village, August 1987

Niles Johnson Takes a Water Break While Working on Construction Pittsfield Village, August 1987 image
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Ann Arbor News, August 14, 1987
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Niles Johnson takes a pause that refreshes before going back to work.
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11
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August
Year
1987
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J.W. Painting Crew Works on Roofing at Pittsfield Village, August 1987

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Ann Arbor News, August 14, 1987
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Members of J.W. Painting hoist shingles they are replacing and prepare to put them on a truck.
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11
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August
Year
1987
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Mail Carrier Jimmie Green Back at Work after Mail Carrier Strike, March 1970

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Ann Arbor News, March 23, 1970
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Back On His Beat Is Ann Arbor Mail Carrier Jimmie Green of Ypsilanti
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23
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March
Year
1970
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Horses & Riders Outside The Mullison Riding Stables, October 1938

Horses & Riders Outside The Mullison Riding Stables, October 1938 image
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Ann Arbor News, October 14, 1938
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RIDING PARTY: This group is setting out from the Guy L. Mullison riding stables at the county fair grounds near Jackson Rd. The Mullison stables are this week observing their twenty-fifth anniversary of entering business. Mr. Mullison is second from the left.
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October
Year
1938
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National Guard Mobilization, January 1937

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13
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January
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1937
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National Guard Mobilization. "The famous General Motors Sit-Down Strike (also called the Flint Sit-Down Strike) began in December, 1936. Michigan's newly-elected Governor, Frank Murphy, did not take office until January 1, 1937. He then acted almost immediately to intervene. Murphy (who later served as a Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court) mobilized the Michigan National Guard, and sent them to Flint to preserve order. These photos show the call-up of the Ann Arbor guard contingent." - Wystan Stevens

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National Guard Mobilization, January 13, 1937

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Ann Arbor News, January 13, 1937
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PREPARING FOR DUTY: National guardsmen here mobilized at the Armory this morning, received field equipment, were given physical examinations and are awaiting orders to move into the auto strike area at Flint. The men are shown here receiving supplies. Corporal Charles Hasmon is receiving his helmet from Supply Sergeant Jack Perry. Left to right are: Corp. Ward Decker, Private James Curtis, Private Charles Case, Corporal Charles Hasmon, Private Raymond Horton, Lieut. Carl Dubuy, Private Aden Davis and Sergeant Jack Perry.
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13
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January
Year
1937
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National Guard Mobilization

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National Guard Mobilization at Armory Building, January 13, 1937

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13
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January
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1937
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National Guard Mobilization at Armory Building. "The famous General Motors Sit-Down Strike (also called the Flint Sit-Down Strike) began in December, 1936. Michigan's newly-elected Governor, Frank Murphy, did not take office until January 1, 1937. He then acted almost immediately to intervene. Murphy (who later served as a Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court) mobilized the Michigan National Guard, and sent them to Flint to preserve order. These photos show the call-up of the Ann Arbor guard contingent." - Wystan Stevens

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Ann Arbor National Guard Boarding Train for Flint Sit-Down Strike, Jan 14, 1937

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Ann Arbor News, January 14, 1937
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ENTRAIN FOR FLINT: Ann Arbor's Company K of the Michigan National guard boarded special trains at 6:03 this morning at the Michigan Central station, for transportation to Flint for duty in the automobile strike area. They were photographed as they entered the coaches.
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14
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January
Year
1937
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National Guard Returning from Flint Sit-Down Strike, February 1937

National  Guard Returning from Flint Sit-Down Strike, February 1937 image
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Ann Arbor News, February 19, 1937
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HOME AGAIN: Members of C. K. Michigan National guard, were dismissed at the Armory after their return by trucks yesterday from Flint, where they have been on riot duty in the automobile strike sector. The picture above is of the general scene at the Armory.
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18
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February
Year
1937
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Campbell Smith (representing Ann Arbor) and Saundra Wares (representing the county outside Ann Arbor) Show the Red Cross Drive's Daily Score, March 28, 1944

Campbell Smith (representing Ann Arbor) and Saundra Wares (representing the county outside Ann Arbor) Show the Red Cross Drive's Daily Score, March 28, 1944 image
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Ann Arbor News, March 28, 1944
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Red Cross Goal Passed In Washtenaw County Laddie Ann Arbor and Lassie County nearly burst with pride as they finished filling in all the white spaces on the cross and hunted for more room as the Red Cross drive for funds went over the top today to the tune of $96,244. Lassie County clapped her hands with glee when she learned this morning that the county outside Ann Arbor had gone eight per cent beyond its quota of $31,000, and was now credited with collections of $33,507. Because the county came in first in the race today, Lassie was permitted to fill in her "$" signs first and she chalked up her 16th sign for the county which represents the extra margin the county has given. Laddie Ann Arbor felt pretty good himself as he put the 48th "$" sign on the cross, signifying that not only had Ann Arbor exceeded its quota by two per cent, but that the total for the city and county was four per cent beyond its goal. Congratulations are in order for everyone who has worked to make the "$" signs for the Red Cross grow, and the people of Washtenaw county can know that through their efforts the county has once more gone over the top for a good cause.
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March
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1944
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Campbell Smith (representing Ann Arbor) and Saundra Wares (representing the county outside Ann Arbor) Show the Red Cross Drive's Daily Score, March 30, 1944

Campbell Smith (representing Ann Arbor) and Saundra Wares (representing the county outside Ann Arbor) Show the Red Cross Drive's Daily Score, March 30, 1944 image
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Ann Arbor News, March 30, 1944
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Red Cross Total Mounts Although the Red Cross drive in Washtenaw county will not officially close until tomrrow, the county has already gone more than $9,000 beyond its goal of $92,500, and Lassie County and Laddie Ann Arbor happily added two and a half "$" signs to the record today, showing that the Red Cross total now stands at $101,521. Lassie County added one and a half "$" sings to her side of the big white cross, showing that the county outside Ann Arbor has contributed $35,287, or an increase of $4,287 over its quota of $31,000. Laddie Ann Arbor added one "$" sign on his side showing that the city of Ann Arbor has contributed $66,234, or $4734 over its quota of $61,500. Although the "$" signs have already filled the original cross used to keep a record of the donations, and have been crowded off to the side, reports from Red Cross headquarters say that more money is yet to come, and that Laddie and Lassie will still have work to do.
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March
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1944
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Campbell Smith (representing Ann Arbor) and Saundra Wares (representing the county outside Ann Arbor) Show the Red Cross Drive's Daily Score, March 21, 1944

Campbell Smith (representing Ann Arbor) and Saundra Wares (representing the county outside Ann Arbor) Show the Red Cross Drive's Daily Score, March 21, 1944 image
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Ann Arbor News, March 21, 1944
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Elven "$" Signs To Go! When Laddie Ann Arbor and Lassie County mark up 11 more "$" signs on the Cross, Washtenaw County will be over the top in its Red Cross drive. Today we had only $20,945 to go to reach our quota of $92,500. Each "$" sign represents $2,000. Ann Arbor today reported a total of $49,387 turned in to headquarters. That's 80 per cent of the city's $61,500 quota. Six more "$" signs will finish Laddie Ann Arbor's share of the Cross. Lassie County has 4 1/2 "$" signs still to go. Returns from Ypsilanti and the towns and rural districts of the county will have to come faster if Lassie County is to fill her space as quickly as Laddie Ann Arbor. Let's pass the quotas this week!
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March
Year
1944
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Campbell Smith (representing Ann Arbor) and Sue Pierce (representing the county outside Ann Arbor) Show the Red Cross Drive's Daily Score, March 9, 1944

Campbell Smith (representing Ann Arbor) and Sue Pierce (representing the county outside Ann Arbor) Show the Red Cross Drive's Daily Score, March 9, 1944 image
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Ann Arbor News, March 9, 1944
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Everybody Can Help! Laddie Ann Arbor finished up his sixth "$" sign today and got ready to fill in his seventh and to start on his eighth, as Ann Arbor contributed a total of $15,584.70 toward the Red Cross campaign. Lassie County worked on her second dollar sign today, representing the $3,402.36 contributed by the county. Each of the "$" signs Lassie and Laddie are marking on the Cross represents $2,000. Today Washtenaw county has a total Red Cross collection of $18,987. Collections in both the rural and city areas re growing, and the two youngsters are looking forward to a busy week of filling in "$" signs. They can only do that though if citizens of the county come to their aid by making contributions to the Red Cross--so now is the time for everybody to help.
Month
March
Year
1944
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Main Street: Widening, July 1957

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Ann Arbor News, July 15, 1957
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WIDENING WORK: Progress continues on work to widen and improve S. Main St. from the railroad crossing near Madison St. to Stadium Blvd. The work shown is in the 60s block of S. Main, part of the street portion which will be widened to 44 feet. Most of the street, however, will be widened to 40 feet.
Month
July
Year
1955
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Pre-Schoolers Receive Yamaha Music Class, March 1970

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Ann Arbor News, March 23, 1970
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Music Class For Pre-Schoolers Mrs. Kathleen Alcantara conducts a Yamaha music class with these pre-schoolers, from left, Sten Gensen, James Jackson and Lisa Solomon. There is a maximum of 10 children per class. The Yamaha technique is designed for children aged 4 through 8.
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23
Month
March
Year
1970
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Ann Arbor Municipal Garage Employees Repaint Street Signs, February 1954

Ann Arbor Municipal Garage Employees Repaint Street Signs, February 1954 image
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Ann Arbor News, February 5, 1954
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A few of the city's thousands of street signs get a fresh coat of paint in the Municipal Garage with (left to right) Jack Hurula, Harold Garrett and Nick Schneider doing the work. While the second coat of white is wet, the crew spreads small glass beads on the surface to reflect motorists' headlights at night. Each of the city's street signs is repainted once every four years. The signs, made of California redwood, are manufactured in Ann Arbor by the Michigan Woodcraft Co.
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February
Year
1954
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View of Pittsfield Village, October 1944

View of Pittsfield Village, October 1944 image
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Ann Arbor News, October 14, 1944
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COMMUNITY FEELING AT PITTSFIELD VILLAGE: Pleasant arrangement of housing group on curved streets typifies the new project two miles east of the city on Washtenaw road. Each structure, although following a general pattern, is individualized by exterior color and position on the street. Already mothers wheel children in the bright autumn sun and new-found friends stroll the walks together.
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Ann Arbor News, August 19, 1973
Caption
Trees And Shrubs Planted In The 1940s Nearly Dwarf Pittsfield Apartments Now
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14
Month
October
Year
1944
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Children At An Ann Arbor Farm & Garden Association Picnic Investigate Trees Filled With Balloons, June 1956

Children At An Ann Arbor Farm & Garden Association Picnic Investigate Trees Filled With Balloons, June 1956 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, June 13, 1956
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BALLOONS GROW ON TREES? At a picnic held yesterday at the home of Mrs. Carroll Benz of Heatherway children found a whole tree just bursting with balloons. The members of the Ann Arbor Branch of the National Farm and Garden Association weren't really trying to confuse the children of their junior club members. They were only entertaining them in a novel way.
Month
June
Year
1956
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Ypsilanti Bell, Henry J. Oulmann's High-Producing Cow, November 1940

Ypsilanti Bell, Henry J. Oulmann's High-Producing Cow, November 1940 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, October 30, 1940
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SHE GIVES RICH MILK: Ypsilanti Bell, 10-year-old cow in the Jersey herd of Henry J. Oulmann, 4755 S. State Rd., has an eight-lactation period record of 4,288 pounds of butterfat, or an average of 536 pounds per year. The herd is one of 11 in the county that have been on test with the American Jersey Cattle Clubs herd improvement registry since its inception.
Month
November
Year
1940
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Nancy Waite With Polyphemus Moth, June 1956

Nancy Waite With Polyphemus Moth, June 1956 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, June 11, 1956
Caption
A GIRL AND HER PRIZE: Nancy Waite of 304 Pine Ridge Ave. holds a cloth-covered jar up to the light so she can better see what's inside - a big polyphemus moth captured by her dad. Obviously, she's proud as punch of her treasure.
Month
June
Year
1956
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Interior of the Abbetts' Home in Pittsfield Village, September 1950

Interior of the Abbetts' Home in Pittsfield Village, September 1950 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, September 30, 1950
Caption
Two Pittsfield Park neighbors, the William G. Moores and Byron D. Abbetts of Yost Blvd., offer a study in living room contrasts. Almost identical in architectural design, the living rooms—as well as the rest of the dwelling—are decorated and furnished in opposing contrasting styles. The Moores' home (top) is furnished in Early American, the Abbetts' dwelling (bottom) is modern throughout. Interior color schemes help to set the two homes far apart in appearance.
Month
September
Year
1950
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Olga Ramsay - Owner & Manager Of Ramsay Printers Inc., November 1956

Olga Ramsay - Owner & Manager Of Ramsay Printers Inc., November 1956 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 24, 1956
Caption
OUT IN THE SHOP: When Mrs. Olga Ramsay meets customers in her printing shop she might have a smudge of printers ink on her hands, but that's because she gets into all phases of the business. There isn't much about the printing business that Mrs. Ramsay can't handle.
Month
November
Year
1956
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Snow Elephant Outside Phi Sigma Kappa, March 1938

Snow Elephant Outside Phi Sigma Kappa, March 1938 image
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Ann Arbor News, March 1, 1938
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ELEPHANT OF THE SNOWS: One of the more ambitious snow art projects of the current renaissance in Ann Arbor folk sculpture is this behemoth by the boys of Phi Sigma Kappa at 1043 Baldwin Ave.
Month
March
Year
1938
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William & Minnie Cunningham Celebrate Their 50th Wedding Anniversary, November 1940

William & Minnie Cunningham Celebrate Their 50th Wedding Anniversary, November 1940 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 8, 1940
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SCIO COUPLE TO OBSERVE GOLDEN WEDDING: Mr. and Mrs. William P. Cunningham of Zeeb Rd., Scio township will hold open house to their friends from 3 to 5 o'clock Sunday afternoon in celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary.
Month
November
Year
1940
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Mary Frances Greschke & Mary Jane Courtright Perform At The City Skating Carnival, January 1939

Mary Frances Greschke & Mary Jane Courtright Perform At The City Skating Carnival, January 1939 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, January 30, 1939
Caption
GAVE FANCY SKATING EXHIBITION: Miss Mary Frances Greschke and Miss Betty Jane Courtright are shown above executing one of the manuevers in their figure skating exhibition put on Saturday at Wines Field. In the above picture Miss Greschke is in front.
Month
January
Year
1939
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Nancy Upson Competes At The City Skating Carnival, January 1939

Nancy Upson Competes At The City Skating Carnival, January 1939 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, January 30, 1939
Caption
WON FIGURE SKATING TITLE: Although ice conditions were far from being satisfactory for the figure skaters in the city skating carnival at Wines Field Saturday, Miss Nancy Upson, shown above, won the novice title in the competition for girls.
Month
January
Year
1939
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Washtenaw County Clerks Office Personnel With Ballot Packages For Upcoming Primary Election, September 1948

Washtenaw County Clerks Office Personnel With Ballot Packages For Upcoming Primary Election, September 1948 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, September 3, 1948
Caption
The county clerk's office is a busy - and slightly untidy - place these days as office personnel prepare the 76,000 ballots needed for the primary election Sept. 14. Here the office staff looks over some of its handiwork in the form of wrapped and sealed ballot packages ready for distribution to the county's 48 election districts. Behind the counter at left are (left to right), Gladys Brown, Betty Ann Johnson, Barbara Dowse, and Irene Seitz. At right in front is County Clerk Luella M. Smith. Behind her is Ruth Walch.
Month
September
Year
1948
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