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Fillmore C.F. Earney papers

 Collection — Box: 06-01-01
Identifier: MSS-186

Scope and Contents Note

This collection is comprised of some of the professional publications of Dr. Fillmore C.F. Earney. The collection's focus is on mining and mineral resources. Of particular note is the report entitled "Marquette County Growth Impact Study (1975)." This report examines the impact of mining operations by the Cleveland Cliffs Iron Mining Company on the population and economic growth of Marquette County.

Dates

  • 1965-1994

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Fillmore C F Earney papers, MSS-186, must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, archives@nmu.edu. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Biographical Note

Dr. Fillmore C.F. Earney, born in 1931, was a Professor of Geography at Northern Michigan University (NMU) from 1966 to 1996 and specialized in the geography of mining and mineral resources. Upon retirement in 1996, Dr. Earney relocated to Brookings, Oregon. Dr. Earney was honored for his teaching influence when a former student, Dr. Frederick "Fritz" Nelson, endowed a scholarship in Dr. Earney's name at NMU in 2003.

Extent

.5 Cubic Feet

Arrangement note

This collection is arranged into four series: Course Materials, Newsletters, Publications, and Reports. All publications and reports are by Fillmore C.F. Earney. The files within each series are arranged alphabetically.
Title
Fillmore C.F. Earney papers
Status
Completed
Author
Annika Peterson
Date
24 August 2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

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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