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Consumers' Power Company, exterior, with holiday decorations at night
Consumers' Power Compan...
1940-12-30
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Christmas decorations-...
 
Date 1940-12-30
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Christmas decorations--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Electric industries--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
Client [Consumer's Power Company (Mich.), Neal. Thomas]
Consumers' Power Company, exterior, with holiday decorations at night, close-up
Consumers' Power Compan...
1940-12-30
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Christmas decorations-...
 
Date 1940-12-30
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Christmas decorations--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Holiday decorations--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Electric industries--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
Client [Consumer's Power Company (Mich.), Neal, Thomas M.]
Consumers' Power Company, exterior, with holiday decorations, close-up
Consumers' Power Compan...
1940-12-30
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Christmas decorations-...
 
Date 1940-12-30
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Christmas decorations--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Holiday decorations--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Electric industries--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
Client [Consumer's Power Company (Mich.), Neal, Thomas M.]
Consumers' Power Company, Niles and Cecil Hagelshaw Farm
Consumers' Power Compan...
1940-01-11
Climax; Kalamazoo Count...
[Farm buildings--Michig...
 
Date 1940-01-11
Location Climax; Kalamazoo County; Michigan
Subject [Farm buildings--Michigan--Climax, Winter--Michigan--Climax, Farmhouses--Michigan--Climax, Hagelshaw farm (Climax, Mich.)]
Client Consumer's Power Company (Mich.)
Consumers' Power Company, Niles and Cecil Hagelshaw Farm house
Consumers' Power Compan...
1940-01-11
Climax; Kalamazoo Count...
[Farm buildings--Michig...
 
Date 1940-01-11
Location Climax; Kalamazoo County; Michigan
Subject [Farm buildings--Michigan--Climax, Winter--Michigan--Climax, Farmhouses--Michigan--Climax, Hagelshaw farm (Climax, Mich.)]
Client [Consumer's Power Company (Mich.), Hagelshaw, Cecil]
Consumers' Power Company, Niles and Cecil Hagelshaw Farm, barns
Consumers' Power Compan...
1940-01-11
Climax; Kalamazoo Count...
[Dogs, Farm buildings--...
 
Date 1940-01-11
Location Climax; Kalamazoo County; Michigan
Subject [Dogs, Farm buildings--Michigan--Climax, Winter--Michigan--Climax, Hagelshaw farm (Climax, Mich.)]
Client [Consumer's Power Company (Mich.), Hagelshaw, Cecil]
Consumers' Power Company, Niles and Cecil Hagelshaw Farm, men in front of house
Consumers' Power Compan...
1940-01-11
Climax; Kalamazoo Count...
[Winter--Michigan--Clim...
 
Date 1940-01-11
Location Climax; Kalamazoo County; Michigan
Subject [Winter--Michigan--Climax, Farmhouses--Michigan--Climax, Hagelshaw farm (Climax, Mich.), Men's clothing--Michigan--Climax]
Client Consumer's Power Company (Mich.)
Cornelia Matthews, facu...
1949
Matthews, Cornelia Dewe...
exwa_wmup_u-00134
 
Title Cornelia Matthews, faculty, portrait
Date 1949
Time Period 1940 - 1949
Description Studio portrait of Cornelia Matthews, instructor in the English Department at Western Michigan College of Education from 1946-1949. Photo appeared in the Western Michigan College News Magazine, Winter 1950 in an article announcing her death.
Country road and oak trees, Bloomingdale Accident Case
Country road and oak tr...
1939-07-21
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Rural roads--Michigan-...
 
Date 1939-07-21
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Rural roads--Michigan--Van Buren County, Automobiles--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Chevrolet automobile]
Client Morris, David, atty.
Country road intersection, Bloomingdale Accident Case
Country road intersecti...
1939-07-21
Kalamazoo; Michigan
Rural roads--Michigan--...
 
Date 1939-07-21
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject Rural roads--Michigan--Van Buren County
Client Morris, David, atty.
Cream Top Creamery, cows in a barn
Cream Top Creamery, cow...
1940-01-09
Gobles; Van Buren Count...
[Dairy farming--Michiga...
 
Date 1940-01-09
Location Gobles; Van Buren County; Michigan
Subject [Dairy farming--Michigan--Gobles, Animal feeding--Michigan--Gobles, Barn fixtures--Michigan--Gobles, Jersey cattle--Michigan--Gobles]
Client Cream Top Creamery (Kalamazoo, Mich.)
Cream Top Creamery, farmhouse and barns in the winter
Cream Top Creamery, far...
1940-01-09
Gobles; Van Buren Count...
[Dairy farming--Michiga...
 
Date 1940-01-09
Location Gobles; Van Buren County; Michigan
Subject [Dairy farming--Michigan--Gobles, Winter--Michigan--Gobles, Farm buildings--Michigan--Gobles, Wilmot Farm (Gobles, Mich.)]
Client Cream Top Creamery (Kalamazoo, Mich.)
Cream Top Creamery, Milkhouse
Cream Top Creamery, Mil...
1940-01-09
Gobles; Van Buren Count...
[Dairy farming--Michiga...
 
Date 1940-01-09
Location Gobles; Van Buren County; Michigan
Subject [Dairy farming--Michigan--Gobles, Winter--Michigan--Gobles, Wilmot Farm (Gobles, Mich.), Milk cans--Michigan--Gobles]
Client Cream Top Creamery (Kalamazoo, Mich.)
Cream Top Creamery, trade show display
Cream Top Creamery, tra...
1940-01-07
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Dairy farming--Michiga...
 
Date 1940-01-07
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Dairy farming--Michigan, Advertising--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Decoration and ornament--Art deco, Trade shows--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Decoration and ornament--Art deco]
Client Cream Top Creamery (Kalamazoo, Mich.)
Crowd around a car and bus accident on East Main Street
Crowd around a car and ...
1949-10-02
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Crowds--Michigan--Kala...
 
Date 1949-10-02
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Crowds--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Traffic accidents—1940-1950, Automobiles--Collision damage--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Night photography]
Client Olmstead, Clark
Crowd at the Chenery Auditorium for the Army Navy E Award Ceremony
Crowd at the Chenery Au...
1943-05-19
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[World War, 1939-1945--...
 
Date 1943-05-19
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [World War, 1939-1945--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Soldiers--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Military awards--1940-1950]
Client Shakespeare Company (Kalamazoo, Mich.)
Crowd watching military...
ca. 1943
exwa_wmup_u-10025
 
Title Crowd watching military exercises on the Athletic field, East Campus, Western Michigan University
Date ca. 1943
Time Period 1940 - 1949
Description Photograph of a crowd watching military exercises on Western's Athletic field on the East Campus of Michigan College of Education. View looking NE toward campus. In the background is the Heating Plant, built in 1915, with its smoke stack. The Athletic Field was constructed on west side of Michigan Central Railroad tracks and opened for baseball games in the Spring of 1914. It was later used as training field during World War 2 for the the V-12 program.
Dairy Equipment Company "Chore Boy" portable milking machine
Dairy Equipment Company...
1945-01-24
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Milking machines, Dair...
 
Date 1945-01-24
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Milking machines, Dairying--Equipment and supplies, Hopkins, Howard]
Client [Dairy Equipment Company (Lansing, Mich.), DeLaere, Harry]
Damaged bicycle
Damaged bicycle
1944-08-31
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Bicycles--Michigan--Ka...
 
Date 1944-08-31
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Bicycles--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Bicycles--Accidents--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
Client [Auto-Owners Insurance Company, Warnar, Fred]
Damaged Studebaker at the salvage yard
Damaged Studebaker at t...
1948-01-21
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Automobiles--Collision...
 
Date 1948-01-21
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Automobiles--Collision damage--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Automobile graveyards--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Automobile wrecking and used parts industry--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
Deans of Women Bertha D...
ca. 1947
[Davis, Bertha Shean, 1...
exwa_wmup_u-000368
 
Title Deans of Women Bertha Davis and Elizabeth Lichty with two students in the Bertha Davis Room, Western Michigan College of Education
Date ca. 1947
Time Period 1940 - 1949
Description Bertha Davis in the Bertha Davis Room, Walwood Hall, with Elizabeth Lichty and two students. Davis served as Dean of Women Students from 1917-1947. Lichty served as Dean of Women Students from 1948-1965. In the background, the fireplace and leather relief by Richard Riegel feature names of the Women's League presidents.
Dedication of Halls at ...
1949-10-28
[McCracken, Clara S., 1...
exwa_wmup_u-000319
 
Title Dedication of Halls at Western Michgian College of Education
Date 1949-10-28
Time Period 1940 - 1949
Description Photograph of Mrs. William McCracken, Dr. Ernest Burnham, Mrs. Smith Burnham, and Harper Maybee during the dedication of McCracken, Burnham, and Maybee Halls on October 28, 1949.
DeGroot's, exterior with typewriters stacked in front of display window
DeGroot's, exterior wit...
1949-01-17
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Stores, Retail--Michig...
 
Date 1949-01-17
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Stores, Retail--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Storefronts--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Display of merchandise--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Advertising--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
Client DeGroots Typewriter Exchange
Del Monte display at Collisons Grocery Store
Del Monte display at Co...
1940-04-05
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Grocery trade--Michiga...
 
Date 1940-04-05
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Grocery trade--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Del Monte, Advertising--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Grocers--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Display of merchandise--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Distributors (Commerce)--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
Client Mr. Owen, Hudson Manor
DeNooyer Brothers, Chevrolet wrecker
DeNooyer Brothers, Chev...
1948-01-06
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Wreckers (Vehicles)--M...
 
Date 1948-01-06
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Wreckers (Vehicles)--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Automobiles--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Chevrolet automobile, Automobile repair shops--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
DeNooyer Chevrolet, group portrait, service employees
DeNooyer Chevrolet, gro...
1944-11-01
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Chevrolet automobile, ...
 
Date 1944-11-01
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Chevrolet automobile, Automobile dealers--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Automobile repair shops--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Automobile repair shops--Employees--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Blue collar workers--Michigan--Kalamazoo--Uniforms]
Client Cadillac Overall Supply Co.
Display case of tools, ...
exwa_wmup_u-10174
 
Title Display case of tools, Manual Arts Building, Western Michigan University
Time Period [1940 - 1949, 1950 - 1959]
Description Various tools organized in a display toolbox inside the Manual Arts Building. Tools include wrenches, pliers, and scissors.
Display of "Force" Cereal boxes
Display of "Force" Cere...
1940-05-15
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Package goods industry...
 
Date 1940-05-15
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Package goods industry, Display of merchandise--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Advertising--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Cartoon characters]
Client Wilson Barrett Agency
Display of post-war packaging
Display of post-war pac...
1944-02-01
Kalamazoo; Kalamazoo Co...
[Display of merchandise...
 
Date 1944-02-01
Location Kalamazoo; Kalamazoo County; Michigan
Subject [Display of merchandise, Package goods industry]
Client Staake and Schoonmaker
Domestic interior, man and wife at home
Domestic interior, man ...
1949-08-15
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Living room furniture-...
 
Date 1949-08-15
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Living room furniture--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Interior decoration--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Dwellings--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Military uniforms, Women's clothing--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Jordan, Stanley Young, 1925-1960]
Client Jordan, Robert S
Dorothy Vestal, faculty...
1940
Vestal, Dorothy, 1894-1...
exwa_wmup_u-00138
 
Title Dorothy Vestal, faculty, portrait
Date 1940
Time Period 1940 - 1949
Description Photograph of Dorothy Vestal, faculty member in the women’s physical education department from 1927 to 1948. This photo appears in the 1940 Western State Teachers College yearbook.
Doubleday & Brothers Company, exterior
Doubleday & Brothers Co...
1944-11-12
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Stores, Retail--Michig...
 
Date 1944-11-12
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Stores, Retail--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Streets--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Automobiles--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Storefronts--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Charles B. Cook Sporting Goods (Kalamazoo, Mich.), Hooker Glass and Paint Company (Kalamazoo, Mich.)]
Client [Doubleday Bros. and Company, Anderson, Bob]
Doubleday & Brothers Company, interior, with printing press
Doubleday & Brothers Co...
1944-11-12
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Printing presses--Mich...
 
Date 1944-11-12
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Printing presses--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Printing plants--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Offset printing--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Doubleday Bros. and Company]
Client [Doubleday Bros. and Company, Anderson, Bob]
Douglass Community House, groundbreaking ceremony
Douglass Community Hous...
1940-02-17
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Community centers--Mic...
 
Date 1940-02-17
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Community centers--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Boy Scouts--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Boy Scouts--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Shakespeare, William, Jr., Boy Scouts--Uniforms]
Client [Douglass Community House (Kalamazoo, Mich.), Morris, Kyle]
Downtown construction site
Downtown construction s...
1945-04-03
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Streets--Michigan--Kal...
 
Date 1945-04-03
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Streets--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Roads, Brick--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Commercial buildings--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Construction projects--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
Client Isaacs, Sid
Downtown stores and street, Portage and E. Michigan Ave.
Downtown stores and str...
1943-09-02
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Stores, Retail--Michig...
 
Date 1943-09-02
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Stores, Retail--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Automobiles--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Department stores--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Storefronts--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Leath Furniture (Kalamazoo, Mich.)]
Client Leath Furniture (Kalamazoo, Mich.)
Downtown stores and streets, E Michigan Ave. and Burdick St.
Downtown stores and str...
1943-12-01
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Streets--Michigan--Kal...
 
Date 1943-12-01
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Streets--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Advertising, Outdoor--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Dewing building (Kalamazoo, Mich.), Johnny Pfeiffer (Advertising character), Beer signs--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
Client Citizens Credit Corp. (Kalamazoo, Mich.)
Downtown street scene, Dewing Building, corner of Michigan and Burdick Streets
Downtown street scene, ...
1949-01-18
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Stores, Retail--Michig...
 
Date 1949-01-18
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Stores, Retail--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Storefronts--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Dewing building (Kalamazoo, Mich.), Johnny Pfeiffer (Advertising character), Neon signs--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Pfeiffer Brewing Company, Sherman shops]
Client Household Finance (Firm)
Dutch Treat Bakers, radio broadcast
Dutch Treat Bakers, rad...
1949-04-25
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Children--Michigan--Ka...
 
Date 1949-04-25
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Children--Michigan--Kalamazoo, WKZO (Radio station : Kalamazoo, Mich.), Radio advertising--Michigan--Kalamazoo]
Client Dutch Treat Bakers (Kalamazoo, Mich.)
East and south sides of...
exwa_wmup_u-10161
 
Title East and south sides of Natural Science Building in winter, Western State Teachers College
Time Period [1930 - 1939, 1940 - 1949]
Description East facade and south side of Natural Science Building (West Hall) through the trees in winter. View includes sidewalk and message board.
East Campus circle driv...
ca. 1940
exwa_wmup_u-10035
 
Title East Campus circle drive, Western Michigan University
Date ca. 1940
Time Period 1940 - 1949
Description Photograph East Campus circle drive in between the Administration Building, Library and Science Building. View from the North featuring the front of the library in the background. Cars are parked in the drive.
Elam-Elkhart Stationery Company, paper tablets
Elam-Elkhart Stationery...
1949-12-03
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Display of merchandise...
 
Date 1949-12-03
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Display of merchandise--Michigan--Allegan, Paper products, Advertising--Michigan--Allegan]
Client Elam-Elkhart Stationery Company
Electrical panel
Electrical panel
1944-12-09
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Electric circuit-break...
 
Date 1944-12-09
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Electric circuit-breakers, Square D Company (Detroit, Mich.), Control boards (Electrical engineering), Gilmore Brothers Department Store (Kalamazoo, Mich.)]
Client Square D Company (Detroit, Mich.)
Elizabeth Zimmerman, Ed...
ca. 1949
[Zimmerman, Elizabeth T...
exwa_wmup_u-000322
 
Title Elizabeth Zimmerman, Edith Eicher, Lucille Nobbs, and M. Dezena Loutzenhiser seated at reception at Western Michigan College of Education
Date ca. 1949
Time Period 1940 - 1949
Description Women at a pre-commencement reception for the senior class by the Faculty Women's Club on May 9, 1949 at Walwood Ballroom. Pictured from left to right: Elizabeth T. Zimmerman, Minnie D. Loutzenhiser, Lucille A. Knobbs, and Edith M. Eicher. Elizabeth T. Zimmerman taught German from 1905 until 1944 and also served as the chairperson of the modern languages department. Lucille A. Knobbs taught in the English Department from 1921 to 1965. Minnie D. Loutzenhiser taught in the English Department from 1923 to 1957. Edith M. Eicher taught in the English Department from 1925 to 1954.
Ellis Walker, health se...
ca. 1940
Walker, Ellis J., 1878-...
exwa_wmup_u-00017
 
Title Ellis Walker, health services, at her desk
Date ca. 1940
Time Period 1940 - 1949
Description Photograph of Ellis J. Walker, Director of Health Services, 1927-1946, at her desk in the Health and Personnel Building.
Ellis Walker, health se...
ca. 1940
Walker, Ellis J., 1878-...
exwa_wmup_u-00016
 
Title Ellis Walker, health services, portrait
Date ca. 1940
Time Period 1940 - 1949
Description Portrait of Ellis J. Walker, Ph.B., R.N., Director of Health Services, 1927-1946.
Employee in the Compres...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee in the Compression Room, Upjohn Company, Compressing Room
Date 1945-01
Description Albert Vanden Broek working with machinery in the Compressing Room at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Employee in the Mixing ...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee in the Mixing Room, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Leo Lemmer standing by mixing equipment in the Mixing Room at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan. The Upjohn Company was a pharmaceutical manufacturing firm founded in 1886 by Dr. William E. Upjohn. The company was originally formed to make friable pills, which were specifically designed to be easily digested. In 1995, Upjohn merged with Pharmacia AB to form Pharmacia & Upjohn, and was later owned by Pfizer.
Employee loading ingred...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee loading ingredients in the Mixing Room, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Leo A. Lemmer placing box of Nitrate of Potash on industrial scale in the Mixing Room at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan. Toledo Scale visible.
Employee of the Granula...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee of the Granulation Center, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Male employee working in the Granualation Center at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo. Employee guides ingredients through a pan-feed comminuting machine. A plaque on the front of the equipment identies the machine as a Fitzpatrick Model D comminuting Mill/Pulverizer. The company was originally formed to make friable pills, which were specifically designed to be easily digested. In 1995, Upjohn merged with Pharmacia AB to form Pharmacia & Upjohn, and was later owned by Pfizer.
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