Harden, Edgar L.
- Existence: 1906 - 1996
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Jeannette S. Bowden papers
Collection — Box 26-03-05
Scope and Contents note This collection contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, and photographs that document Jeannette Bowden's receipt of the Northern Michigan University (NMU) Distinguished Alumni Award (1971) and her retirement in 1980. Most of the correspondence is laudatory and congratulatory in content and tone. The collection contains very little substantive material documenting her career at NMU. The collection also contains a transcript of a speech given by Bowden in 1965 that summarizes her work...
Dates: 1936 - 2005
Edgar L. Harden papers
Scope and Contents note The collection documents Dr. Edgar L. Harden's tenure as president of Northern Michigan College beginning in 1956 through 1967, then under the name Northern Michigan University. The most significant component of the collection is a complete set of speeches delivered during and after his presidency. Also included is a selection of handwritten notes, particularly of a trip to Germany. Records include photographs, calendars, programs, correspondence, proclamations, and honorary degrees. The...
Dates: 1935 - 1992; Majority of material found within 1956 - 1967
James Rapport (1994) Interview Transcript
John Jamrich (1994) Interview Transcript
Tom Peters sports memorabilia
Scope and Contents note This collection contains memorabilia collected by Tom Peters documenting Northern Michigan University (NMU) football, basketball, and ice hockey from 1968 to 1996. The collection consists of various promotional flyers, brochures, and newsletters. Also included are photographs, newspaper clippings, memoranda, programs, and some correspondence. Of particular note is a large collection of season programs for football, basketball, and ice hockey. The photographs depict Peters in...
- Collection 3
- Digital Record 2
- Northern Michigan faculty and staff. 4
- College presidents. 3
- Correspondence. 3
- Northern Michigan University period (1963-) 3
- Photographs. 3
- Marquette (Mich.). 2
- Newspapers. 2
- Northern Michigan College of Education period (1941-1955) 2
- Northern Michigan College period (1955-1963) 2
- Northern Michigan administration. 2
- Northern Michigan alumni/alumnae. 2
- Northern State Teachers College period (1927-1941) 2
- Oral histories (document genres). 2
- Programs (documents). 2
- Speeches (documents). 2
- Transcripts. 2
- Upper Peninsula (Mich.). 2
- Administrative assistants. 1
- Athletics. 1
- Basketball. 1 + ∧ less
ABOUT THIS COLLECTION GUIDE
This collection guide includes collections from member organizations of UPLINK (the Upper Peninsula Digital Network) as well as the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives. UPLINK collections document the history of the Upper Peninsula broadly, while the Central UP & NMU Archives focuses on such topics as Northern Michigan University history, the local iron mining industry, and the politics, economics, religion, environment, and culture of the Central Upper Peninsula region.
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