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Identifier: 
exwa_wmup_u-10060
Filename: 
exwa_wmup_u-10060.tif
Title: 
Building site on Prospect Hill top for Western State Normal, Western Michigan University
Date: 
1903
Description: 
Photograph of the building site for Western State Normal School (later East Campus) on Prospect Hill. A light hangs over the intersection of Davis and Walnut Streets. The project was $40,000 for construction, and all utilities connections were donated to the State by the Kalamazoo school board. Prospect Hill was chosen from four prospective sites by the Olmsted Brothers Landscape Services firm of Brookline, Massachusetts.
Building: 
Western Michigan University. Prospect Hill
Subject: 
Streets--Michigan--Kalamazoo
Subject: 
building sites
Location: 
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
Time Period: 
1903 - 1909
Source: 
8 x 10 in., black-and-white print, WMU Photograph Collection, U-10060
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: 
Box 49, Barcode: 31141021784504