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Rosa Diddams Interview (Part of the Women's Center Oral History Collection)

 Digital Record
Identifier: MSS-302_19_Rosa Diddams

Dates

  • 2014

Creator

Summary

Rosa received her bachelor's degree in special education from Milwaukee University and eventually settled down in Marquette, Michigan, where her husband got a job. She received her CPA through Northern Michigan University and worked in an accounting office for many years. She recently became involved in The Women's Center when Patricia Micklow asked her to serve on the board because she wanted a CPA as a representative. Rosa describes some of the financial problems the center has been facing recently and what The Women's Center has been doing to solve those problems. Recorded at Jane Ryan's home in Marquette, Michigan.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish MSS-302_19, Rosa Diddams Interview (Part of the Women's Center Oral History Collection), must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, mrobyns@nmu.edu. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Extent

1 file (1 video file (20 minutes, 25 seconds))

Language of Materials

English

Existence and Location of Originals

MSS-302, Women's Center Oral History Collection

General Note

Accessible via YouTube.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

Contact:
Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1225
906-227-1333 (Fax)

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