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Hannah Bingham diary (April 1858) and Bingham Family letters (1778-1847) microfilm

 Partial collection — Box: Microfilm Cabinet 1--Drawer 3
Identifier: MSS-368
Scope and Contents

This collection represents a portion of the Bingham family papers, held in their entirety by the Clarke Historical Library and microfilmed by the Clarke. It includes Hannah (Brown) Bingham's diary for April of 1858 and letters received by members of the Bingham family from 1778 to August 13, 1847.

Dates: 1778 - 1858

Edgar L. Harden papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-077
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

Hargrave and Hill General Store records

 Collection — Box: 15-05-02
Identifier: MSS-148
Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of an inventory book of the Hargrave and Hill General Store's stock in 1900. Information includes items sold and their costs. The collection also includes provenancial information from the donor, newspaper clippings, and a photograph of the store.

Dates: 1900

Henry Jacobson papers

 Collection — Box: 08-05-01
Identifier: MSS-386
Content Description

This collection consists primarily of memorabilia and correspondence from Henry Jacobson from 1932-1984. Other notable items include photographs and a scrapbook. This collection may be of interest to those researching employees of the Cleveland Cliffs Iron Mining Company or Bethany Lutheran Church in Ishpeming.

Dates: 1932 - 1984

Henry R. Schoolcraft papers (microfilm) (Arch f 566 .S33 P26 1966)

 Collection
Identifier: MISC-005
Scope and contents note This collection contains microfilm copies of the Henry R. Schoolcraft papers housed at the Library of Congress. A complete finding aid is located here: http://findingaids.loc.gov/db/search/xq/searchMfer02.xq?_id=loc.mss.eadmss.ms000003&_faSection=overview&_faSubsection=did&_dmdid=. Schoolcraft was a leader of expeditions throughout the Great Lakes region; member of Michigan's legislative council; Indian agent at Sault Sainte Marie and Mackinac Island (Mich.); superintendent of...
Dates: 1782 - 1878

Earl Hilton papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-320
Scope and Contents note This collection documents the career of Dr. Earl Hilton, formerly a professor of English at Northern Michigan University. It consists of syllabi, lecture notes, and handouts relating to a variety of English courses taught by Hilton while at Northern. The collection also contains Hilton's writings, presentations, and publications, which largely focus on American literature as do his course materials. Also included is a student term paper on music at Northern and correspondence and course...
Dates: 1947 - 1990

John M. Hogan papers

 Collection — Box: 08-06-01
Identifier: MSS-069
Scope and Contents note

This collection contains scattered memorabilia, photographs, and newspaper clippings documenting the life of John M. Hogan and his wife during and after their time at Northern Michigan College of Education in Marquette, Michigan. The collection includes a report to the Alumni Advisory Council for alumni association activities in 1939 and Hogan's academic transcript.

Dates: 1920 - 1945

Judge Garfield W. Hood oral history interview

 Collection — cassette: Audio Cabinet: 2, Shelf: 9
Identifier: MSS-075
Scope and Contents Note

This oral history interview with Judge Garfield W. Hood documents the history of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community tribal court and government. Judge Hood was interviewed by Debra Williams. The complete interview is available online at the Recorded in Stone web site: http://voices.nmu.edu.

Dates: 1991

Houghton County Portage Bridge collection

 Collection
Identifier: SLC-007
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photographs and documents related to the Portage Lake Bridge (and previous versions of the bridge at the same location) between Houghton and Hancock. The photos range from approximately 1875 to 1959.

Dates: 1875 - 1959

Houghton County Railroads collection

 Collection
Identifier: SLC-009
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs, pamphlets, newspaper articles, and other documents from railroads in Houghton County, Michigan, including the Copper Range Railroad, the Mineral Range Railroad, the Soo Line Railroad, and the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railroad. The materials date from 1863 to 1948.

Dates: 1863 - 1948

Houghton County Streetcars collection

 Collection
Identifier: SLC-008
Scope and Contents

This collection of photos and documents from the Houghton County Traction Company Streetcars was gathered by Andrew C. Curto.

Dates: 1900 - 1932

Lucius Lee Hubbard papers

 Collection
Identifier: CRHS-001
Scope and Contents

The collection consists primarily of personal correspondence written by Lucius Lee Hubbard to his wife Fannie Hubbard from 1891 to 1901. There are also three business letters to and from Hubbard's colleagues discussing the geology of potential mining sites.

Dates: 1891 - 1911

Industrial Arts Club records

 Collection — Box: 15-05-01
Identifier: MSS-147
Scope and Contents Note

This collection documents the activities of the Industrial Arts Club (sometimes called the Industrial Education Club), particularly the construction of a float for the homecoming parade and selection of a club emblem. The collection ranges in date from 1958-1967 and includes meeting minutes, correspondence, and photographs.

Dates: 1958-1967

Interactive Historical Sanborn Fire Maps project

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-446
Content Description

This collection is a digital collection of interactive maps that combine a current aerial view with historical Sanborn fire insurance maps, allowing the user to compare what cities looked like in the past with how they look today. Historic photographs have also been pinned into the map at significant locations. The following cities and towns are included in this project: Marquette, 1917; Ishpeming, 1911; Negaunee, 1911; Republic, 1922; Michigamme, 1902; L'Anse, 1938.

Dates: 1902 - 2022

Iron Duke Mine Company records

 Collection — Box: 21-02-02
Identifier: MSS-352
Content Description This material was received in 1 banker box that contained 4 legal-size expanding wallets. The markings on the wallets were: “W31948 Frank Stone-Personal-Iron Duke Mine.” Inside of one was a pocket file with “Frank B. Stone from Bigelow the last gasp I’m sure” written on it. These wallets contained correspondence, large manila envelopes, stock options, proxy certificates, meeting minutes, financial reports, tax records, documents pertaining to the purchase and selling of the mine....
Dates: 1867 - 1962

Iron Workers Local 783 records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-024
Scope and Content Note This collection documents the activities of Iron Workers Local 783. The collection consists of by-laws, meeting minutes, contracts, correspondence, financial records, audits, Pension Fund, Benefit Fund, and Health and Welfare Trust records. The collection also includes election information. The significant components of the collection are the by-laws, contracts, and a complete set of membership meeting minutes since 1957.Bylaws and Meeting Minutes, 1957-1997 Records include a...
Dates: 1957-1994

Ishpeming Co-Operative Society account book

 Collection — Box: 15-05-02
Identifier: MSS-149
Scope and Contents note

This collection contains an account book that lists the grocery purchases made by John W. Bath at the Ishpeming Co-Operative Society store. The book lists various sundry items and their costs.

Dates: 1919

Ishpeming Iron Ore newspaper

 Collection
Identifier: IAHS-001
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a single issue of the Ishpeming Iron Ore newspaper from January 1, 1889.

Dates: 1889-01-01

Ishpeming Pioneer Kiwanis Club records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-357
Scope and Contents

This record contains meeting minutes, official Kiwanis reports, service projects, publications member lists and financial information. The records are from the year 1977 to 2014 with some gaps.

Dates: 1977 - 2014

Ishpeming Ski Club records

 Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Identifier: MSS-254
Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials relating to the Ishpeming Ski Club in Ishpeming, Michigan from 1904-1948. The materials consist of skier biographies, newspaper clippings, meeting minutes and annual reports, and correspondence.

Dates: 1904-1948

Italian-American Federation of the Upper Peninsula records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-056
Scope and Contents note

This collection includes a membership roll and dues book from 1922 covering various local Italian-American fraternal associations in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan (see Russell M. Magnaghi's "Miners, Merchants, and Midwives" (1987), pp. 65-72). Also included are correspondence from Italian-Americans to Msgr. David Spelgatti of Ishpeming, Michigan. The collection is entirely in Italian.

Dates: 1922

Italian American Oral History Project

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-202
Scope and Contents note

This collection primarily consists of audiotapes of the interviews, arranged alphabetically by interviewee surname, as well as an inventory of contents, a subject index to the interviews, and transcripts and/or summaries of certain interviews. Also included are some student papers that used the project's interviews as sources.

Dates: 1982-2002

Dominic J. Jacobetti papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-078
Scope and Contents note The Dominic Jacobetti Collection documents his position as Representative from Marquette County and the Upper Peninsula, including his activities on the House Appropriations Committee and several other committees on which he served. His position as Representative encompassed at various times the 108th, 109th, and 110th Districts. The records cover the years 1954 to 1994 and include a wealth of materials pertaining to the following:Ø Upper Peninsula local governments,...
Dates: 1954-1994; Majority of material found within 1975 - 1994

Jacques family genealogy

 Item — Box: 06-02-02
Identifier: MSS-002
Scope and Contents note

This collection contains a detailed narrative of the genealogical tree of the Jacques Family, a French Canadian immigrant family, from 1662 to 1919. The family tree was created in 1919 by Arthur Francis Jacques. The collection also includes additional notes written by Emery E. Jacques Jr, n.d.; Mercedes Jacques Kimling in 1981; and Daphne Jacques Treado Hodder in 1992.

Dates: 1662-1919

John X. Jamrich and June Jamrich Dinner photographs

 Collection — Box: 24-07-01
Identifier: MSS-262
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photographs taken at the dinner for John X. and June Jamrich in July 2012 and July 2013 in Marquette, Michigan.

Dates: 2012-2013

John X. Jamrich papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-315
Scope and Contents note Correspondence, speeches, reports, and publications of John X. Jamrich, Northern Michigan University president from 1968 to 1983.The bulk of the collection consists of publications and reports relating to higher education for which Jamrich had some responsibility. Several of the reports were the result of work conducted by the Survey of Higher Education in Michigan prepared for the Michigan Legislative Study Committee on Higher Education.There are also working copies...
Dates: 1957 - 1994

John X. Jamrich photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-100
Scope and Contents note

This collection of photographs documents some of former Northern Michigan University President John X. Jamrich's official duties on campus. Of particular note are the images of the Physical Education and Instructional Facility (PEIF) ground-breaking and Kaye House (the official residence of the President) receptions. The photographs date from 1968 to 1983.

Dates: 1968 - 1983

Janzen House records

 Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Identifier: MSS-252
Scope and Contents

This is a small manuscript collection containing correspondence relating to the Janzen Hotel, the "Save the Janzen Hotel" committee and project, a poster for the Save the Janzen Hotel Week Benefit Film Series, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1983-1985

Jerry Koski Oral History and Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: CD-003
Scope and Contents This collection consists of an oral history interview with Jerry Koski and a set of photographs documenting his business, Koski Log Homes. In the oral history interview, Koski discusses how his log home business got started and the history of woodworking in his family. Another major topic is his career as a surveyor for the US Forest Service. Koski describes his work retracing the original 1840s and 1850s surveys of the western Upper Peninsula, early surveying methods,...
Dates: 1975 - 2022

John D. Pierce School memorabilia

 Collection — Box: 02-07-04
Identifier: MSS-375

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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.


These finding aids will give you an overview of the contents and context of each collection. Finding aids only exist for collections that each organization has shared with UPLINK or (in the case of the NMU Archives) for processed collections. For a more comprehensive list of collections that might help with your research, please contact the relevant heritage organization(s) directly.


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