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Ruth Craig papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-114

Scope and Contents Note

This collection consists of items formerly part of a retirement scrapbook given to Ruth Craig on her retirement from Northern Michigan University in 1963. The collection consists of photographs of campus scenes, student activities, former students, faculty and staff, and images from the retirement dinner. The collection also consists of numerous letters of tribute written to Craig from staff and former students. All materials are dated 1963.

Dates

  • 1963

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Ruth Craig papers, MSS-114, 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

Ruth Craig was a music professor and head of the vocal department at Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Michigan from 1926 until her retirement in 1963. She was born in Traverse City, Michigan, on June 7, 1897. Craig attended the School of Music in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and graduated in 1918. She also attended music school in Chicago, where she received her master's degree. Craig died on March 20, 1999.

Extent

5 folders

Creator

Title
Ruth Craig papers
Status
Completed
Author
Marcus C. Robyns
Date
5/25/2010
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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