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Glenn T. Seaborg Visit to Northern Michigan University scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-284

Scope and Contents

This collection is maintained in an embossed bound scrapbook and is on display in the Reading Room of the Archives. The scrapbook is embossed with: Visit by Dr. Glenn T. Seaborg to Northern Michigan University - April 20-21, 1989. It contains a letter from NMU President James B. Appleberry describing the gift of the scrapbook when it was presented to Dr. Seaborg dated October 30, 1989. It contains photographs of his visit to NMU, news articles, programs, the program for the event dinner "A Special Dinner," and other memorabilia related to the visit.

Dates

  • 1989

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the records of the Glenn T. Seaborg Visit to Northern Michigan University scrapbook, MSS-284, 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.

Bibliography/Historical

Glenn T. Seaborg was born in Ishpeming, Michigan in 1912. He went on to a successful career as a scientist, contributing to the discovery of ten elements (including one named Seaborgium in his honor), advised ten presidents on nuclear policy, participated in the Manhattan Project, chaired the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission for ten years, and served as chancellor and later University Professor at the University of California at Berkeley. During his lifetime, Seaborg authored or co-authored over 50 books and 500 articles. He was married to Helen Griggs and had six children. Seaborg died in 1999.

Extent

1 volume (1 Scrapbook)

Arrangement

The scrapbook is maintained in Original Order.
Title
Glenn T. Seaborg Visit to Northern Michigan University scrapbook
Author
Glenda K. Ward
Date
02/06/2014
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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