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Erickson Family Camp journal

Identifier: MSS-229
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a single journal. The journal contains photos, art, newspaper articles, and entries written by the Erickson family and their friends detailing their stays at the camp.

Dates: 1931 - 1969

Escanaba Daily Mirror newspapers

Identifier: EPL-002
Scope and Contents

This collection contains issues of the Escanaba Daily Mirror from January 2, 1906 to its last issue on June 28, 1924. There are many missing issues: 1906-09-01 to 1910-03-14 (inclusive), January to October 1912 (inclusive), and July to December 1916 (inclusive).

Dates: 1906 - 1924

Escanaba Morning Press and Escanaba Daily Press newspapers

Identifier: EPL-003
Scope and Contents This collection contains issues of the Escanaba Morning Press and Escanaba Daily Press from March 23, 1909 to December 31, 1951. The paper initially did not publish an edition on Mondays. Starting in October 1947, they changed their day off from Mondays to Sundays. There are many missing issues. Below is a complete list. In some cases, the "missing" issues are from the day of or the day after a holiday. They are listed for the sake of completeness, but an issue may simply not...
Dates: 1909 - 1951

Escanaba Tribune and Iron Port newspapers

Identifier: EPL-001
Scope and Contents This collection includes issues from December 1869 to July 1910. There are many missing issues: -Escanaba Tribune: 1871-01-07, 1871-01-14, 1871-02-11, 1871-12-02, 1871-12-09, 1872-12-07, 1873-02-01, 1873-11-08, 1873-11-15, 1873-11-22, 1873-11-29, 1873-12-06, 1873-12-13, 1873-12-20, 1874-08-08, 1874-11-21, 1874-11-28, 1874-12-05, 1874-12-12, 1876-12-09, 1876-12-16, 1876-12-23, 1876-12-30, 1877-01-06, 1877-01-13, 1877-01-20, 1877-01-27, 1877-02-03, 1877-06-30, 1877-11-03...
Dates: 1869 - 1910

Fern Malila Genealogy collection

Identifier: CD-002
Scope and Contents

This collection contains two binders compiled by Fern Malila, Donna Siren, Kenneth Knuutila, and Karen Donovall. The binders include genealogical information, source documents, and photographs.

Dates: 1990

Fillmore C.F. Earney papers

 Collection — Box: 06-01-01
Identifier: MSS-186
Scope and Contents Note

This collection is comprised of some of the professional publications of Dr. Fillmore C.F. Earney. The collection's focus is on mining and mineral resources. Of particular note is the report entitled "Marquette County Growth Impact Study (1975)." This report examines the impact of mining operations by the Cleveland Cliffs Iron Mining Company on the population and economic growth of Marquette County.

Dates: 1965-1994

Charles L. Foreman papers

Identifier: MSS-349
Scope and Contents The collection documents Charles Foreman's experience as a US Army soldier in World War II on the European, western front. Foreman participated in the invasion of Germany and was a member of one of the first units to liberate a concentration camp. Following the war, Foreman researched and published material related to the War, his army unit, and the Holocaust. The collecion contains correspondence, memorabilia, maps, audicassettes, videocassettes, military records, photographs, and...
Dates: 1944 - 2009

Future Teachers of America Workshop photographs

 Collection — Box: 26-05-02
Identifier: MSS-043
Scope and Contents Note

This collection is comprised of several photographs depicting students and faculty from Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Michigan attending a workshop sponsored by the Future Teachers of America. The photographs are not labeled with identifying information.

Dates: 1964

Gaball family photograph

 Collection — Box: 26-05-02
Identifier: MSS-164
Scope and Contents Note This collection contains one photograph showing a mother and her two children standing on the steps in front of the John D. Pierce School in the Kaye Hall Complex at Northern Michigan University in 1963 or 1964. The individuals are, from back to front, Earl E. Gaball, Jr. (then a junior), Susan Gaball Nadeau Dunn (freshman), Nell Giotto Gaball (freshman). Earl graduated with a B.S. degree from NMU in 1965 and went on to earn a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of Michigan. ...
Dates: 1963-1964

Pat Gagliardi papers

Identifier: MSS-060
Scope and Content Note This collection documents Pat Gagliardi’s political career in the Michigan House of Representatives. The collection includes, but is not limited to, newspaper clippings, brochures, correspondence, petitions, laws, bills, personal notes, grant applications, blue prints, maps, reports and studies, meeting minutes, and photographs. The collection is only partially processed and currently arranged into one record series: Project Files. Among the most significant subjects of interest to the...
Dates: 1981 - 1998

Luther O. Gant papers

 Collection — Box: 06-01-03
Identifier: MSS-049
Scope and Contents Note

This collection consists of memorabilia of Luther Gant's career at Northern Michigan College (now Northern Michigan University) in Marquette, Michigan. The collection is scattered and incomplete. Materials include numerous photographs of Kaye Hall, particularly during winter, and photographs of Luther Gant's retirement celebration. The collection also includes honorary degrees and correspondence from noted Michigan educators. Materials date between 1930 and 1961.

Dates: 1930 - 1961

Gene D. L. Jones papers

Identifier: MSS-318
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the service files of Northern Michigan University history professor Gene D. L. Jones. It contains the records (1968-1979) of the Upper Great Lakes Teacher Education Council, the 1984 report of the Task Force on Liberal Education Requirements, and the constitution and minutes (1970) of the Upper Peninsula Regional Council for the Social Sciences. Also in the collection are syllabi for Jones's courses, some of his research notes, and documentation of the Robert F....
Dates: 1967-1989

Girl Scouts of Peninsula Waters meeting minutes

Identifier: SLC-006
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a single book of meeting minutes from 1951-1952 from the Girl Scouts of Peninsula Waters. The minutes have been transcribed and are full-text searchable.

Dates: 1951 - 1952

Glenn T. Seaborg Visit to Northern Michigan University scrapbook

Identifier: MSS-284
Scope and Contents This collection is maintained in an embossed bound scrapbook and is on display in the Reading Room of the Archives. The scrapbook is embossed with: Visit by Dr. Glenn T. Seaborg to Northern Michigan University - April 20-21, 1989. It contains a letter from NMU President James B. Appleberry describing the gift of the scrapbook when it was presented to Dr. Seaborg dated October 30, 1989. It contains photographs of his visit to NMU, news articles, programs, the program for the event dinner...
Dates: 1989

Golden Wildcat Club records

Identifier: MSS-045
Scope and Contents note

This collection documents the activities of the Golden Wildcat Club, a booster organization for Northern Michigan University Athletics in Marquette, Michigan. Records include correspondence, reunion information, the tenth annual hockey reunion (1986), and photographs (prints and negatives). Materials in the collection are dated from 1982 to 1990.

Dates: 1982 - 1990

James J. Goulette papers

Identifier: MSS-017
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...
Dates: 1936 - 1993

Grand Island Lighthouse photographs

 Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Identifier: MSS-307
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of three photographs of the two of the Grand Island Lighthouses in Munising, Michigan and a photograph of an assistant lighthouse keeper and his wife.

Dates: 2004

Grand Marais Chamber of Commerce scrapbook

Identifier: GMHS-010
Scope and Contents This scrapbook contains maps, newspaper clippings, brochures, event posters and programs, meeting minutes, newsletters, press releases, and photographs related to Grand Marais, Michigan. Many of the documents are related to the activities of the Grand Marais Chamber of Commerce, who created the scrapbook, but others are general promotional materials about Grand Marais. The scrapbook also documents the efforts to save the Grand Marais harbor and issues with hiking trails and access to...
Dates: 1960 - 1989

Grand Marais Gazette newspapers

Identifier: GMHS-001
Scope and Contents

The collection has almost the full run of the newspaper from August 30, 1994 to August 15, 2013. It is missing the first March 2007 issue, the second March 2009 issue, the second June 2012 issue, the first November 2012 issue, and the second December 2012 issue.

Dates: 1994 - 2013

Grand Marais Herald newspapers

Identifier: GMHS-003
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of fragments of a single issue of the Grand Marais Herald from approximately March 6-12, 1904.

Dates: 1904-03

Grand Marais Pilot and Pictured Rocks Review newspapers

Identifier: GMHS-005
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the full run of the first Grand Marais Pilot and Pictured Rocks Review from 1971 to 1994. It also includes the new Grand Marais Pilot and Pictured Rocks Review from 2013 to 2020.A few issues from the 1971 to 1994 run are missing. They are: Volume 3, Number 5 (early May 1973); Volume 8, Number 22 (early January 1979); Volume 8, Number 23 (late January 1979); Volume 8, Number 24 (early February 1979); Volume 11, Number 12 (late August 1981); Volume 16,...
Dates: 1971 - 2020

Grand Marais Tales of the Past binder

Identifier: GMHS-002
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a single binder of materials compiled by Rosie Della Meldrum and James Carter in 2009. The contents include reminiscences by a variety of Grand Marais residents, historic photographs of people, organizations, and places in Grand Marais, and information about historic buildings and businesses in Grand Marais.

Dates: 2009

Graveraet and Marquette Senior High School Tatler yearbook

Identifier: MSS-105
Scope and Contents Note

This collection consists of the "Tatler" yearbook produced by students at the Marquette Senior High School in Marquette, Michigan. The yearbooks include numerous images of students and the surrounding area.

Dates: 1915-1927

Warren Green papers

 Collection — Box: 26-04-01
Identifier: MSS-025
Scope and Contents note

This collection is comprised of a set of (Joseph) Warren Green's grade reports. The collection also includes two photographs of the J.D. Pierce School (of Marquette, Michigan) class of 1939 and their reunion in 1989, and a letter written in 1994 regarding the planning of the next class reunion.

Dates: 1927-1994; Majority of material found within 1927 - 1939

Elisha Greifer papers

 Collection — Box: 02-07-01
Identifier: MSS-171
Scope and Content

This collection includes political science-related articles written by Dr. Elisha Greifer and other materials of which he was the editor or translator.

Dates: 1951 - 1969

Jack H. Greising papers

Identifier: MSS-092
Scope and Contents Note This collection contains class and lecture notes for couses taught by Dr. Jack Greising primarily in United States history and the Reformation, with particular emphasis on Martin Luther. The collection also includes Greising's dissertation, "The Status of Confessional Conservatism: Background and Issues in the Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod (1972)." The collection also contains records of the Northern Michigan University School of Arts and Sciences Advisory Council, including department...
Dates: 1968-1992

Gwinn Area Chamber of Commerce records

Identifier: MSS-106
Scope and Contents Note This collection documents the history of both organizations and their effort to stimulate business development in the Gwinn / K.I. Sawyer Air base area. The collection consists of records relating to Chamber activities, such as Fun Daze, UP 200, Our Town, K.I. Sawyer Museum, K.I. Sawyer Base closure and conversion, Christmas Stocking Project, Student of the Month, Community Breakfast on Main Street, and the promotion of tourism. The collection contains correspondences, reports, studies,...
Dates: 1984 - 2004

George W. Hager student materials

Identifier: MSS-323
Scope and Contents note

This collection contains homework, notes, and tests from various classes taken by Hager in the 1940s at Northern Michigan University. The majority of classes are in the sciences or mathematics.

Dates: 1941 - 1961

Frances Hallfrisch scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Identifier: MSS-306
Scope and Contents This collection contains the scrapbook of Frances Hallfrisch. The materials are from 1924-1925 and showcase the people, events, and activities from Frances' time at Northern State Normal School (now Northern Michigan University) in Marquette, Michigan. The scrapbook was disassembled for preservation purposes, but there are photographs of the scrapbook before it was disassembled and photocopies of the pages before being disasembled. The pages contain: an index with various peoples' names;...
Dates: 1924 - 1925

Lynn H. Halverson papers

 Collection — Box: 08-05-02
Identifier: MSS-144
Scope and Contents note This collection contains materials from Lynn Halverson's personal and professional life. The largest portion of the collection is his publications, followed by syllabi for several courses. There are also personal and childhood pictures as well as such personal items as his wedding certificate. The single folder of correspondence contains some letters related to his position as Lake Independence Campers' Association President, which including writing a letter to and briefly meeting Henry...
Dates: 1953-1970

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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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