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Scope and Contents note This collection contains original records and manuscripts, photocopies of historical documents, project materials, news clippings, student term papers, correspondence, research notes, presentations, and publications of Dr. Russell M. Magnaghi, Northern Michigan University Professor Emeritus of History, known for his broad interest and involvement in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, ethnic groups in the U.P. (particularly Italian-Americans), and Northern Michigan University.The...
Dates: 1840 - 1998
Scope and Contents note The collection is composed primarily of research materials collected by Julia K. Tibbitts for use in her case against the expansion of the Upper Peninsula Generating Company’s power plant in Marquette, Michigan. The materials include court documents highlighting the accomplishments of Superior Public Rights, Inc. and their fight to protect the environment, correspondence, newspaper articles, research documents, maps, blueprints, and legal reference documents. The court documents are nearly...
Dates: 1964-1979; Majority of material found within 1973 - 1979
- Blueprints (reprographic copies). 1
- College teachers. 1
- College teaching. 1
- Cornish Americans. 1
- Danish Americans. 1
- Environmental protection. 1
- Escanaba River (Mich.). 1
- Finnish Americans. 1
- Fraternal organizations. 1
- Historic preservation. 1
- History. 1
- Hydroelectric power plants. 1
- Indians of North America. 1
- Italian Americans. 1
- Legal documents. 1
- Manuscripts (document genre). 1
- Maps. 1 ∧ less
- Magnaghi, Russell M. 1
- Michigan. Department of Natural Resources 1
- Northern Michigan University 1
- Superior Public Rights, Inc. 1
- Tibbitts, Julia K. 1
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