Clementine Tangeman, J. Miller Irwin, and Elsie Irwin Sweeney Standing Outside the Irwin Library at Butler University

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Title

Clementine Tangeman, J. Miller Irwin, and Elsie Irwin Sweeney Standing Outside the Irwin Library at Butler University

Subject

Butler University
Fairview Campus
Academic libraries--United States
Libraries and colleges
Butler University
Sweeney, Elsie Irwin
Miller, J. Irwin (Joseph Irwin), 1909-2004
Yamasaki, Minoru, 1912-1986
Irwin-Sweeney-Miller Foundation
Tangeman, Elizabeth Clementine Miller, 1905-1996

Description

Black and white photo of Clementine Tangeman, J. Irwin Miller, and Elsie Irwin Sweeney in front of the Irwin Library at Butler University on May 1, 1965 at the dedication ceremony. The Irwin-Sweeney-Miller Foundation donated $1.5 million of the $2 million in construction costs for the library. The library was designed by noted architect Minoru Yamasaki. It can be seen in the photo that the third floor of the library had yet to be populated.

Creator

Unknown

Source

Butler University, Irwin Library, Special Collections, Rare Books, and University Archives

Publisher

Butler University

Rights

Digital image 2013 Butler University. All rights reserved. This digital image is provided for educational purposes. Commercial use, distribution, or reproduction is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. Please contact Special Collections, Irwin Library, Butler University for permission to use this digital image.

Date Created

5/1/1965

Date Modified

Digitized 2013-06-08

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Unknown, “Clementine Tangeman, J. Miller Irwin, and Elsie Irwin Sweeney Standing Outside the Irwin Library at Butler University,” Butler Digital History, accessed December 12, 2018, http://digitalhistory.butlerlibraryservices.org/items/show/2767.