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Collection — Box: 26-03-05
Scope and Contents note This collection contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, and photographs that document Jeannette Bowden's receipt of the Northern Michigan University (NMU) Distinguished Alumni Award (1971) and her retirement in 1980. Most of the correspondence is laudatory and congratulatory in content and tone. The collection contains very little substantive material documenting her career at NMU. The collection also contains a transcript of a speech given by Bowden in 1965 that summarizes her work...
Dates: 1936 - 2005
Scope and Contents note The collection documents Dr. Edgar L. Harden's tenure as president of Northern Michigan College beginning in 1956 through 1967, then under the name Northern Michigan University. The most significant component of the collection is a complete set of speeches delivered during and after his presidency. Also included is a selection of handwritten notes, particularly of a trip to Germany. Records include photographs, calendars, programs, correspondence, proclamations, and honorary degrees. The...
Dates: 1935 - 1992; Majority of material found within 1956 - 1967
Scope and Contents note Correspondence, speeches, reports, and publications of John X. Jamrich, Northern Michigan University president from 1968 to 1983.The bulk of the collection consists of publications and reports relating to higher education for which Jamrich had some responsibility. Several of the reports were the result of work conducted by the Survey of Higher Education in Michigan prepared for the Michigan Legislative Study Committee on Higher Education.There are also working copies...
Dates: 1957 - 1994
- Education, Higher. 2
- Marquette (Mich.). 2
- Northern Michigan College of Education period (1941-1955) 2
- Northern Michigan College period (1955-1963) 2
- Northern Michigan faculty and staff. 2
- Northern State Teachers College period (1927-1941) 2
- Photographs. 2
- Administrative assistants. 1
- Calendars. 1
- Honoraria (awards). 1
- Michigan. 1
- Newspapers. 1
- Northern Michigan University Distinguished Alumni Award. 1
- Northern Michigan administration. 1
- Northern Michigan alumni/alumnae. 1
- Proclamations. 1 ∧ less
- Harden, Edgar L. 2
- Northern Michigan College. 2
- Bowden , Jeannette S. 1
- Jamrich, John X. 1
- Northern Michigan College of Education. 1
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