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Collection — Box: 04-05-04
Scope and Contents note The collection contains documents related to both O'Dell's personal life and his professional life, including correspondence, event and committee files, photographs, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, and publications. There is also a file of correspondence and other material related to Lavinia Spindler, who worked at Western Michigan University. While there is nothing to indicate exactly why O'Dell had Spindler's materials, he does refer to an Aunt Lavinia in some of his personal...
Dates: 1896 - 1997
Scope and Content Note The McClellan papers offer excellent documentation of the faculty organization and agitation for union recognition in the early 1970s. The collection also offers insight into the establishment of the AAUP after becoming the collective bargaining unit for the faculty at Northern Michigan University. McClellan was the informal faculty advisor for the Black Student Union, and his papers include records documenting the black student sit-in of the dean of students office in 1969. Records...
Dates: 1963 - 1985
- African American college students. 1
- African Americans. 1
- Baccalaureate addresses. 1
- Collective bargaining. 1
- Correspondence. 1
- Education, Higher. 1
- Marquette (Mich.). 1
- Memorandums. 1
- Minority college students. 1
- Newspapers. 1
- Northern Michigan College of Education period (1941-1955) 1
- Northern Michigan College period (1955-1963) 1
- Photographs. 1
- Political activists. 1 ∧ less
- American Association of University Professors. Northern Michigan University Chapter 1
- Jamrich, John X. 1
- McClellan, Robert F. 1
- Northern Michigan College of Education. 1
- Northern Michigan College. 1
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