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1953 Campus Maps :
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1952 Directional Sign at the intersection of Oakland Dr. and W. Michigan Ave.

1903 - 1953
Western Michigan College of Education
celebrates its Semi-Centennial

Dr. James O. Knauss, Chairman of the History Department, writes "The First Fifty Years: A History of Western Michigan College of Education, 1903-1953".
(The endpapers and cover are designed by John Kemper.)

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Pamphlet Cover
Pamphlet Map

bullet The semi-centennial pamphlet, shown at left, gives a brief history and description of the Western campus.

bullet The pamphlet is titled "Western Michigan College" although the State Legislature would not officially authorize the new name until 1955.




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