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Jeannette S. Bowden papers
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
Dedication of the Ada B. Vielmetti Health Center scrapbook
Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Scope and Contents This collection came to the Archives as an embossed bound scrapbook.This collection contains photographs of the dedication ceremony held on October 16, 1976 for the Ada B. Vielmetti Health Center. There are also newspaper clippings, materials relating to the planning of the event and news releases on the history of the Health Service at Northern Michigan University from 1924-1968. There are also copies of telegrams, Aurelia Hooper's tribute speech for Ada B. Vielmetti, and Mrs....
Edgar L. Harden papers
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
- College presidents. 2
- Correspondence. 2
- Marquette (Mich.). 2
- Academic medical centers. 1
- Administrative assistants. 1
- Articles. 1
- Calendars. 1
- Education, Higher. 1
- Honoraria (awards). 1
- Newspapers. 1
- Northern Michigan University Distinguished Alumni Award. 1
- Northern Michigan alumni/alumnae. 1
- Northern State Normal School period (1899-1927) 1 + ∧ less
- Harden, Edgar L. 2
- Northern Michigan College. 2
- Northern Michigan University 2
- Northern Michigan University. President 2
- Bowden , Jeannette S. 1
- Hooper, Aurelia E. 1
- Jamrich, John X. 1
- Niemi, Allan L. 1
- Northern Michigan College of Education. 1
- Northern Michigan University. Ada B. Vielmetti Health Center 1
- Northern Michigan University. University Health Center 1
- Northern State Teachers College (Mich.). 1
- Osborn, Tish Vielmetti 1
- Rein, Beverly 1
- Vielmetti, Ada B. 1
- White, Robert B. 1 + ∧ less
ABOUT THIS COLLECTION GUIDE
This collection guide includes collections from member organizations of UPLINK (the Upper Peninsula Digital Network) as well as the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives. UPLINK collections document the history of the Upper Peninsula broadly, while the Central UP & NMU Archives focuses on such topics as Northern Michigan University history, the local iron mining industry, and the politics, economics, religion, environment, and culture of the Central Upper Peninsula region.
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