Press Building

Press Building

Press Building
Cornerstone Laying 1
II: Buildings and Grounds
University Press Building cornerstone laying. From left (1st row): Newman Miller, director of the Press; J. Laurence Laughlin, professor and head of the Political Economy department; William Rainey Harper, university president; John D. Rockefeller, philanthropist and university founder; Paul Shorey professor of Greek Language and Literature; (2nd row): Martin Ryerson, board of trustees president; trustees, Andrew MacLeish and Adolphus C. Bartlett; Joseph P. Iddings professor of Petrology; Thomas C. Chamberlain, professor of Geology; and, educator Arthur Bestor.
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Harper, William Rainey, 1856-1906 | Rockefeller, John Davison, 1839-1937 | Ryerson, Martin Antoine, 1856-1932 | Chamberlin, Thomas Chrowder, 1843-1928 | Laughlin, James Laurence, 1850-1933 | Shorey, Paul, 1857-1934
Green, Allen Ayrault
Photographic prints; 15.4 x 22.4 cm
Shepley, Rutan & Coolidge
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Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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