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Scope and Contents note This collection contains papers, photographs, and audio visual records of Sam M. Cohodas, documenting his life and accomplishments from World War I when he served in the United States Army until his death at the age of 92. These materials, dating from 1903 to 1988, primarily relate to Cohodas’ latter years--in particular, celebrations in Cohodas' honor as a prominent force in Upper Peninsula banking and philanthropy both locally and internationally.The bulk of the collection was...
Dates: 1903 - 1988
Collection — Box: 26-04-01
Scope and Contents note This collection consists of a taped oral interview with Geraldine Defant conducted by Jennifer Grondin on March 26, 1990, and includes an interview transcription. Of particular note is the interview's coverage of the 1949 H.W. Gossard Company Garment Workers Strike in Ishpeming, Michigan. The collection also includes copies of a scrapbook and photographs. The collection's materials cover the range between 1946-1990.
Dates: 1946 - 1990
Scope and Content Note This collection documents the political career of James Goulette (Democrat, Iron Mountain) as a state representative from the central Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The collection covers the period from 1936 to 1993. The collection consists of awards, correspondence, memorabilia and scrapbooks of James Goulette, pertaining to his terms of office while serving as a member of the Michigan House of Representatives from Iron Mountain, Michigan. One component that may be of interest to...
Dates: 1936 - 1993
Collection — Box: 09-05-03
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a cloth-bound field journal and a bound scrapbook. The field journal is embossed with the title: “Simmons Wood, Biological Survey; By John W. Lowe. June 20, 1930.” The field journal contains a research journal documenting the field work done at Simmons Wood, located in Western Mackinac County in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The journal has information relating to lakes, streams, game animals, birds, and plants that can be found in Simmons Wood. It also includes...
Dates: 1930 - 1938
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
- Photographs. 4
- Correspondence. 3
- Memorabilia. 2
- Northern Michigan faculty and staff. 2
- Politics and government. 2
- 20th Century. 1
- Announcements. 1
- Articles. 1
- Audiovisual materials. 1
- Awards. 1
- Banks and banking. 1
- Biology. 1
- College teachers. 1
- College teaching. 1
- Compact Discs. 1
- Farm produce. 1
- Gossard Company Strike, Ishpeming, Mich., 1949. 1
- Guidebooks. 1 ∧ less
- Northern Michigan University 2
- Cohodas, Sam M. 1
- Cornish Pump and Mining Museum (Iron Mountain, Mich.) 1
- DeFant, Geraldine 1
- Democratic Party (Mich.) 1
- Goulette, James J. 1
- Lowe, John N. 1
- Marquette-Alger County Medical Society 1
- Michigan Mining Association 1
- Michigan. Constitutional Convention (1963) 1
- Michigan. Legislature. House of Representatives 1
- Northern Michigan University. Board of Control 1
- Northern State Teachers College (Mich.). 1
- Republican Party (Marquette County, Mich.) 1
- Republican Party (Mich.) 1
- Republican Party (Mich.). State Central Committee 1
- Romney, George W. 1
- Rotary Club of Marquette 1
- Sabin, Fred 1
- Universitah ha-'Ivrit bi-Yerushalayim 1 ∧ less
ABOUT THIS COLLECTION GUIDEThis is your guide to our historical collections of personal papers, organizational records, and manuscripts. Our collections cover 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. Search by Keyword, Name, Title, Subject, or Collecting Areas. The finding aids for our collections will give you an overview of the contents and information on where they are located.
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