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Identifier: 
exwa_A-237LLA_001a
Title: 
Rear Elevation, Kalamazoo Ladies' Library Association Building, Kalamazoo Michigan
Alternative Title: 
Architectural Drawing of Rear Elevation of Kalamazoo Ladies' Library Association Building
Creator: 
Gay, Henry Lord, 1844-1921
Date: 
1878-07-31
Description: 
Hand drawn and colored architectural drawing on linen showing the rear elevation of the Kalamazoo Ladies' Library Association building in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Drawing stamped "Henry L. Gay Architect 80 La Salle St., Chicago." The scale is drawn 4 feet to 1 inch. The building was constructed in 1879 and is the first clubhouse building in the United States constructed by a women's organization. The building is located at 333 S. Park Street, Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Subject: 
Ladies' Library Association (Kalamazoo, Mich.)
Subject: 
Library buildings--Designs and plans
Subject: 
architectural drawings (visual works)
Keywords: 
women's clubs
Location: 
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
Time Period: 
1870 - 1879
Language: 
English
Source: 
25 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. color drawing on linen, WMU, Ladies' Library Association Collection, A-237.
Collection: 
WMU Regional History Photograph Collection
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Digital Date: 
2020
Rights: 
This image is in the public domain and should be credited to the Zhang Legacy Collections Center, Western Michigan University. https://wmich.edu/library/zhang
Type: 
Image