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Robert M. Bordeau papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-009

Scope and Contents Note

This collection contains Northern Michigan University memorabilia collected by Robert M. Bordeau while a student at the school and as a member of the Board of Trustees of the NMU Development Fund. The collection contains contains mostly correspondence, including Bordeau's criticism of the Northern Michigan University administration's decision to close the Department of Music's string program. Responses from Robert Glenn, President Jamrich, and Elda Tate are also included. The collection also contains a scrapbook with highlights of student life at Northern Michigan University in the late 1950s, records of forensic tournaments, miscellaneous programs, and the by-laws of the Golden Wildcat Club.

Dates

  • 1955 - 1982

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Robert M Bordeau papers, MSS-009, 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

Robert M. Bordeau graduated from Northern Michigan College in 1958 and subsequently became a member of the Board of Trustees of the NMU Development Fund. He practiced law in Marquette until his retirement in 1999.

Extent

1 Cubic Feet

Title
Robert M. Bordeau papers
Status
Completed
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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