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Strolle, Roland S. reminiscence

Identifier: MSS-312

Scope and Contents note

Letter written by Dr. Strolle to director of Alumni Relations Paul Suomi, containing a seven-page reminiscence of his childhood, education, and career.


  • 1986


Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Roland Strolle reminiscences must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Biographical / Historical

Roland Samuel Strolle was born in Ontonagon, Michigan, in 1910. He received his AB from Northern State Teachers College in 1933 and returned to Northern in 1970 as Dean of Graduate Studies after a career spent teaching and working in education administration at the secondary and higher education levels. Dr. Strolle served in a number of administrative positions unil his retirement in 1974, after 43 years in education. He died in 2008. (Information taken from the resource and from Leaders in Education, 5th ed., 1974.)


1 folder

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Other Finding Aids note

This collection was previously Univ Series-018, but was changed to a manuscript collection, necessitating the creation of a new finding aid.

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Repository Details

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

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1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1333 (Fax)


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