The University of Michigan Men's Glee Club Historical

The University of Michigan Men's Glee Club Historical (HM1WCN)

Location: Ann Arbor, MI 48104 Washtenaw County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 16.741', W 83° 44.307'

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“In Tradition, Camaraderie, and Musical Excellence”

—1859 - 150th Anniversary - 2009 —

In the 19th century, at universities throughout the United States, students came together in celebration of their love of song to form glee clubs. Leading the trend was the University of Michigan Men's Glee Club, founded in 1859. Through the years, generations of students have embraced its pursuit of brotherhood through song, bringing the club national and global acclaim with its many notable choral achievements. Continuing the tradition today at its 150th anniversary, the club stands as the oldest student-run organization at the University of Michigan, and the second oldest collegiate glee club in the United States.


This plaque was erected in sight of Hill Auditorium, long the home venue of the club, in celebration of 150 years of song.

"For we have yet a little while
To linger, You and Youth and I
At Michigan."

- Harold M. Bowman
"In College Days"
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HM NumberHM1WCN
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Date Added Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 9:01am PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 274193 N 4684387
Decimal Degrees42.27901667, -83.73845000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 16.741', W 83° 44.307'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 16' 44.46" N, 83° 44' 18.42" W
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Area Code(s)734, 313, 517, 586
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 737-763 N University Ave, Ann Arbor MI 48104, US
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