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Wells Ira Bennett

Wells Ira Bennett

Years at Michigan: 1912 - 1958
Architecture and Urban Planning
| Civil |
Assistant Professor of Descriptive Geometry and Drawing
Assistant Professor of Drawing
Professor of Architecture
Dean of Architecture

Professor Emeritus

Faculty Member Resources


May 1, 1919
The Michigan Alumnus
July 14, 1945
The Michigan Alumnus
September 1, 1958
Regents' Proceedings