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Northern State Normal School photographs

 Collection — Box: 26-05-02
Identifier: MSS-041

Scope and Contents Note

This collection contains several images of students in groups outdoors at Northern State Normal School (now Northern Michigan University) in Marquette, Michigan. The students are engaged in various activities. Of particular note are images of Kaye Hall, the original Longyear Dormitory, and the Marquette Branch state prison. The photographs date from 1905 to 1910.

Dates

  • 1905 - 1910

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Northern State Normal School photographs, MSS-041, 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.

Extent

1 folder

Processing Information Note

Photographs and postcards were removed from a felt and black paper scrapbook. Each item was numbered as it was removed from book, and the place from which it was taken was also numbered. Many of the postcards and photographs were cut up to show specific individuals - only the cut pieces remained. Many items are missing. None of the individuals or events depicted are identified.
Title
Northern State Normal School photographs
Status
Completed
Author
Marcus C. Robyns
Date
5/3/2010
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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