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June 25, 2019


February 17, 2014

Opening ceremonies first

Jack Johnson, a U.S. Olympian in 2010, played for the Wolverines in 2005-07. (Photo courtesy of Bentley Historical Library)

November 4, 2013

Exhibit presents Jewish cookbooks’ contributions to American cuisine

Jewish cookbooks from 50 states, including the first one printed in America (1871) and the first Jewish charity cookbook in Detroit (1903), are displayed along with food advertisements, menus and more in the Hatcher Graduate Library exhibit “American Foodways: The Jewish Contribution.”

October 28, 2013

Future cyclist

In 1895, a boy poses on a bicycle in front of Michael Staebler’s bicycle shop on West Washington near Central Campus. Photo courtesy Bentley Historical Library.

October 8, 2013

Coleman announces bicentennial office, advisory committee

The upcoming bicentennial will recall the University of Michigan’s remarkable past, and serve as fresh inspiration for its future, say university officials as they establish an office devoted to the celebration.


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