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University High School Mural Nears Completion, January 1938

University High School Mural Nears Completion, January 1938 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, January 31, 1938
Caption
SCHOOL MURAL VIRTUALLY COMPLETED: Students at University High school have been able to watch a mural in the making as Alfred Castagne, WPA artist, and his assistant, Henry Roberts, executed this one in the school library. It depicts various student activities.

Contractor William Eddy Dies At 77

Contractor William Eddy Dies At 77 image
Parent Issue
Day
6
Month
May
Year
1969
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Eddy, William F.

Eddy, William F. image
Parent Issue
Day
5
Month
May
Year
1969
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Gymnasium Classes For Negroes Planned

Gymnasium Classes For Negroes Planned image
Parent Issue
Day
26
Month
September
Year
1936
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Scrap Drive: Removal of Rails from Catherine St. for Steel, May 1942

Scrap Drive: Removal of Rails from Catherine St. for Steel, May 1942 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, May 26, 1942
Caption
SCRAP FOR GUNS, BATTLESHIPS, TANKS: Long unused street car rails in Ann Arbor are going into the nation's war effort as scrap iron. A group of WPA workers is shown tearing up the rails on Catherine St., starting the job of salvaging between five and six hundred tons of the rails from Ann Arbor streets. The labor cost will be met by theWPA--the city contributing the value of the scrap iron as its share--and the WPA will repair the pvaement damaged int eh process.
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AACHM Oral History: Gwendolyn Calvert Baker

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 12:12pm

Gwendolyn Calvert Baker was born in 1931. She talks about growing up in Ann Arbor where she began her distinguished career teaching at Wines Elementary and winning Teacher of the Year. She was also faculty at the University of Michigan’s School of Education; National Executive Director of the YWCA; a member of the New York School Board; and president and CEO of United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF).