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Scope and Contents note This collection documents the political career of former Lieutenant Governor Connie Binsfeld as the Lieutenant Governor of Michigan from 1991 to 1998. The collection also contains material from Lt. Gov. Binsfeld's political career as a county commissioner, state representative, and state senator. However, the bulk of the collection covers the period from 1991 to 1998. Subjects of particular note include Lt. Gov. Binsfeld's work on "culture war" issues, child welfare and adoption, and domestic...
Dates: 1989 - 1998
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection documents the long history of the Delta Kappa Gamma, Delta Chapter, Society. DKG is a professional organization of women educators. Members must have at least five years experience in education. The national society began in 1929 and the Delta Chapter was established at the Northland Hotel in Marquette in 1939. The officers include president, vice president, recording secretary, corresponding secretary, treasurer, and historian. The society works on legislation, education...
Dates: 1938 - 2000
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, financial reports, correspondence, event programs and schedules, meeting minutes, math placement scores, problem sets, Seaborg Summer Academy participant personal information, and evaluations. The items included document the activities of the AAUP, the Summer Institute for the Arts and Sciences, Seaborg Summer Science Academy, Visiting Lecturer Series Program, and Math Department Records. The collection also includes published works of Dr. Kiltinen....
Dates: 1968-1993; Majority of material found within 1972 - 1990
Scope and Contents note The scrapbook contains booklets and pamphlets relating to teaching as a career, greeting cards, certificates, correspondence, newsletters, programs, photographs and newsclippings relating to the Michigan Student Education Association and to the Don Bottum Chapter of Future Teachers of America.
Dates: 1952 - 1967
Scope and Content This collection documents Dr. Fred Sabin's activities as chairman of the Marquette County Republican Party and as a member of the Northern Michigan University Board of Control, known as the BOT. The collection is comprised of correspondence, reports, event announcements, invitations, and programs, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and photographs from 1950-1973. The collection is a fairly accurate documentation of Republican politics in the 1960s. The bulk of the materials focus on the election...
Dates: 1950-1986; Majority of material found within 1961 - 1964
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the unpublished and published manuscripts and correspondence of Russell Thorburn from 1977-2013. The collection also includes audio CDs of Thorburn's poems and plays and photographs from a book signing. Of particular note to the researcher are the published and unpublished manuscripts of Thornburn’s literary work. The collection contains numerous drafts of edited poetry, manuscripts, plays, and the beginnings of Thorburn’s works of art. Series...
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
- Marquette (Mich.). 4
- Pamphlets. 4
- Programs (documents). 4
- Scrapbooks. 4
- Journals (periodicals). 3
- Minutes (administrative records). 3
- Northern Michigan alumni/alumnae. 3
- Northern Michigan faculty and staff. 3
- Bulletins. 2
- College teachers. 2
- College teaching. 2
- Compact Discs. 2
- Memorabilia. 2
- Newsletters. 2
- Northern Michigan University period (1963-) 2
- Political participation. 2
- Politics and government. 2 ∧ less
- American Association of University Professors. Northern Michigan University Chapter 1
- American Indian Science and Engineering Society 1
- Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. Delta Chapter (Marquette, Mich.) 1
- Future Teachers of America (Organization). Don Bottum Chapter 1
- House, Peggy 1
- Kiltinen, John O. 1
- Marquette-Alger County Medical Society 1
- Michigan Council of Teachers of Mathematics 1
- Michigan Council of Teachers of Mathematics. 1
- Michigan. Constitutional Convention (1963) 1
- Michigan. Department of Natural Resources 1
- Michigan. Governor 1
- Michigan. Legislature. House of Representatives 1
- Michigan. Legislature. Senate 1
- Northern Michigan College. 1
- Northern Michigan University 1
- Northern Michigan University. Board of Control 1
- Northern Michigan University. Educational Policy Committee 1
- Northern Michigan University. Faculty Advisory Budget Committee 1
- Northern Michigan University. Seaborg Summer Science Academy 1 ∧ less
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