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Identifier: 
exwa_wmup_u-10468
Filename: 
exwa_wmup_u-10468.tif
Title: 
Mechanical Trades Building, facade, Western Michigan University
Alternative Title: 
Brink Building
Date: 
ca. 1945
Description: 
Exterior of the Mechanical Trades Building which was constructed in 1940 for the purposes of vocational training. Cars are parked in the front of the building. Ornamentation in the façade featured airplane propellers and one of the early classes taught out of this building was aviation mechanics. North Hall and West Hall are visible in the background.
Building: 
Western Michigan University. Mechanical Trades Building
Subject: 
Western Michigan University--Buildings
Subject: 
Western Michigan University. College of Aviation--Buildings
Subject: 
Historic buildings--Michigan--Kalamazoo
Location: 
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
Time Period: 
1940 - 1949
Source: 
9 x 4.5 in. black-and-white print. WMU Photograph Collection, U-10468
Collection: 
Western Michigan University Archives Photograph Collection
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Digital Date: 
2020
Rights: 
This material is protected by copyright. Copyright held by Western Michigan University, all rights reserved. For additional information, please contact the Western Michigan University Archives, Kalamazoo, MI 49008.
Type: 
Image
File Format: 
image/tiff
Box Barcode: 
31141021784546
Digitization Specifications: 
Scanned by Western Michigan University Archives. Processed in Adobe Photoshop CS6. Archival file is .tif.