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Academic Hall as seen before the fire that destroyed the building in 1892 (courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:0/3/8).

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Artist's rendering of Academic Hall, ca. 1875
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:0/3/8)
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Artist's rendering of Academic Hall, ca. 1872
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:0/3/8)
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Artist's rendering of Academic Hall, ca. 1860
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:0/3/8)
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Artist's rendering of Academic Hall, ca. 1850
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:0/3/8)
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Interior Photograph of Academic Hall Reading Room
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:20/8/6))
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Photograph of Academic Hall
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:1/141/8)
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Photograph of Academic Hall
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:1/141/8)
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Photograph of Academic Hall with gazebo in foreground
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:0/3/8)
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Fire at Academic Hall, January 9, 1892
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:0/3/8)
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Academic Hall, after the fire
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: C:0/3/8)
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Article on the fire, January 1942, source unknown
(courtesy of the UMC Archives: vertical files)
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