Use the MIRLYN catalog to search the Bentley's collections.
Hours and Location
Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (year-round)
Saturday: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm (now until April 28)
1150 Beal Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113 U.S.A.
Orville Zackariah Frazier
The Bentley has recently digitized the collection of Orville Zackariah Frazier (1896-1971), an African American engineer and inventor who lived in Indiana as well as Michigan. The newly digitized album contains photographs from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
The University of Michigan Board of Regents has approved plans to renovate the historic Detroit Observatory in a $10-million project that will add approximately 6,000 square feet of space to the campus's second-oldest building.