The Faculty History Project documents faculty members who have been associated with the University of Michigan since 1837. Key in this effort is to celebrate the intellectual life of the University. This Faculty History Website is intended as a component of the effort to document the extraordinary academic achievements of Michigan’s faculty in building and sustaining one of the world’s great universities. It provides access to a comprehensive database of information concerning the thousands of faculty members who have served the University of Michigan.
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The Bentley Historical Library serves as the official archives for the University.

Ashley Pond

Ashley Pond

Years at Michigan: 1865 - 1866
Fletcher Professor of Law

Faculty Member Resources


January 1, 1906
History of the University of Michigan
February 1, 1910
The Michigan Alumnus