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The Mather Inn records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-055
Scope and Contents note This collection contains records that document the general operations of the Mather Inn in Ishpeming, Michigan. Records include time cards and employee payroll, general correspondence, correspondence related to construction, establishment of the Inn, and documents regarding the Inn's eventual sale. Records also include tax and lease information and correspondence of William Mather and William Manning (architect). The materials date from 1923 to 1986.

Ellwood Mattson photographs

 Collection — Box: 08-06-01
Identifier: MSS-073
Scope and Contents Note This collection contains photographs of Ellwood Mattson and his role with the School of Banking at Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Michigan during the early 1980s.

W. Douglas McIntosh letter and photographs

 Collection — Box: 26-05-02
Identifier: MSS-040
Scope and Contents Note This collection contains five photographs and a letter. Two photographs depict a group of Students' Army Training Corp (SATC) members standing in front of a building in Marquette, Michigan wearing hospital clothing. This image may depict an infirmary for victims of the Spanish Influenza Epidemic of 1918-1919. The second group of three photographs are team pictures of the Northern State Normal School (now Northern Michigan University) baseball team. The group is standing behind the Kaye Hall...

Mehrman's Plumberettes versus All-Stars: Softball Game recordings

 Collection — Box: 21-01-03
Identifier: MSS-294
Scope and Contents note This collection contains ten (10) recordings of a softball game between the Mehrman's Plumberettes and the All-Star softball team in 1950. These recordings were produced by WDMJ radio.

June Metz photographs

 Collection — Box: 08-06-01
Identifier: MSS-074
Scope and Contents note This collection contains three photographs of June Metz and groups that she was associated with while at Northern Michigan University (NMU) in Marquette, Michigan, such as the Debate Team and French Club. Also pictured are Dr. Forest Roberts and Professor Evelain E. Archambeault. The photographs were taken in 1942.

Michigan Mathematics and Science Centers Network records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-297
Scope and Contents Box Inventory prepared by Annika Peterson:Box 1 MMSCN Master Plans Folder 1. Master Plan MMSCN Organization Folder 2. Organizational Documents Folder 3. 501 c3 Documents Folder 4. Bylaws Folder 5. Network Policy Folder 6. Officers History Folder 7. Directors Rosters Folder 8. Meeting Dates Folder 9. Network Committee Structure Folder 10. Consequences of Un-Funding the MMSCN Folder 11. Data Collection MMSCN Executive and Quarterly Meetings Folder 12. History of Network...

Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights Local 1510 records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-047
Scope and Contents Note This collection documents the history of the Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters Local 1510 chapter. Records include correspondence, books, minutes, brochures roll call books, cash books, and various financial material. The membership meeting minutes and publications file are the most significant components of the collection. The collection's materials date from 1903 to 1995.

Michigan Student Education Association scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-333
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.

Elmer Moisio papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-097
Scope and Contents note This collection documents the professional and academic career of Elmer Moisio, retired professor of Nursing at Northern Michigan University (NMU). It also provides significant documentation of the historical development of the School of Nursing. The collection contains speeches, professional and student research papers, School of Nursing accreditation material, videos, photographs, and general correspondence from 1966 to 1999.

C.V. Money Naming Committee records

 Collection — Box: 26-04-01
Identifier: MSS-099
Scope and Contents Note This collection consists of records dating from 1927 to 1955 of the C.V. Money Naming Committee. The collection contains mostly correspondence and a list of committee members.

C.V. "Red" Money papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-166
Scope and Contents note This collection consists of basketball scorebooks from teams coached by or associated with C.V. "Red" Money. Scorebooks from the 1949-1950 season through the 1954-1955 season are for the Northern Michigan University basketball team. Also included are summaries of his basketball and football seasons, a paper written by Money, and plaques honoring him.

Moral Re-Armament papers

 Collection — Box: 15-06-04
Identifier: MSS-310
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials relating to the Moral Re-Armament movement from their Cedar Point, Mackinac Island headquarters, located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. These include production scripts and shooting scripts, handbills, and programs. Also included is the May 1979 issue of Theatre Journal, which contains an article about the MRA theater.Series 1: Production Scripts "Play Scripts (and translations) filed at Mackinac" Inventory (January 1963) "The Vanishing...

Morgan Heights Tuberculosis Sanatorium records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-151
Scope and Contents note This collection contains photographs that documents the staff and patients at the Morgan Heights Sanatorium near Ishpeming, Michigan. The photographs are dated between 1930 and 1935.

John M. Munson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-326
Scope and Contents note This collection contains John M. Munson's correspondence with colleagues, students, and family.

Nahma Township School records

 Collection — Box: 24-06-01
Identifier: MSS-246
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, reports, and other documents illustrating Nahma Township School operations in Nahma, Michigan during the Great Depression. The collection's materials span from 1924-1939. The bulk of the collection is concerned with the construction of an addition that would enable all pupils in the township to attend school in a single building. The one-room schools would then be closed. The addition was constructed during 1937-39 as a Works Progress Administration...

Nora Silk Diary

 Collection — Box: 06-04-05
Identifier: MSS-228
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a single diary that Nora Silk kept from 1941 to 1944, with the bulk of the entries being from 1941. She briefly records the events of each day. The diary also contains a few locks of hair.

Northern Michigan College of Education Alumni World War II correspondence

 Collection — Box: 09-05-03
Identifier: MSS-313
Scope and Contents note This collection contains letters, postcards, v-mails, and press releases about various alumni promotions and service history sent between 1942 and 1948.

Northern Michigan University Centennial Book photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-080
Scope and Contents note This collection contains various photographs used in the publication of Northern Michigan University's commemorative centennial book. Important subjects include the Honor All Children Pow-Pow. The photographs are from 1998.

Northern Michigan University Distinguished Alumni, Faculty, and Citizenship Awards records

 Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Identifier: MSS-279
Scope and Contents note This collection is comprised with the recognitions and awards that have been presented to the accomplished Alumni and Faculty of Northern Michigan University and The NMU President's Award for Distinguished Citizenship. The items in this collection displays the university’s recognition of those Alumni, Faculty, and Community Members who have shown great achievement in their profession and society. The Distinguished Alumni Awards in this collection range from 1960-1986. Photographs and...

Northern Michigan University Football Team photographs

 Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Identifier: MSS-247
Scope and Contents This collection of the Northern Michigan University Football Team photographs consist of team photographs and miscellaneous team member photographs from 1951 to 1954. Some of the individuals included in the photographs are Bob St. Martin, Sam Bogarin, Louis Myefski, Paul Gingrass, Ed Kuivinch, John Beaumier, Adrian Anglim, Bob Monck, Ted Fellman, and assistant coach Morgan Gingrass.

Northern Michigan University Women records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-239
Scope and Contents Note This collection includes constitutions, agendas, correspondence, membership lists and directories, minutes, newsletters, and financial materials including treasurers reports.

Northern State Normal School photographs

 Collection — Box: 26-05-02
Identifier: MSS-041
Scope and Contents Note This collection contains several images of students in groups outdoors at Northern State Normal School (now Northern Michigan University) in Marquette, Michigan. The students are engaged in various activities. Of particular note are images of Kaye Hall, the original Longyear Dormitory, and the Marquette Branch state prison. The photographs date from 1905 to 1910.

Northern Supper Club records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-059
Scope and Contents note This collection documents the activities of the Northern Supper Club in Marquette, Michigan. Records include correspondence, promotional flyers, financial information, and mailing lists dating from 1995 to 1996.

Richard O'Dell papers

 Collection — Box: 04-05-04
Identifier: MSS-054
Scope and Contents note The collection contains documents related to both O'Dell's personal life and his professional life, including correspondence, event and committee files, photographs, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, and publications. There is also a file of correspondence and other material related to Lavinia Spindler, who worked at Western Michigan University. While there is nothing to indicate exactly why O'Dell had Spindler's materials, he does refer to an Aunt Lavinia in some of his personal...

Office of Indian Affairs (OIA) microfilm

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Identifier: MSS-301
Scope and Contents This collection documents the correspondence of the Office of Indian Affairs with the Michigan Superintendency, Arizona Superintendency, and Agents at Mackinac (MI), Sault Ste. Marie (MI), LaPointe (WI), Chippewa Agency (MN), and the Chippewa Agency of Crow Wing (MN). It also documents Ratified Treaties of 1854-1855 and the Adjutant General's Office reports on the Returns of Military Forces encamped at Ft. Brady (MI). Also included are microfilmed copies of the Indian Census Rolls from...

Oliver Iron Mining Company engineering blueprints

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-119
Scope and Contents note This collection contains blueprints of various types of mining equipment and structures.

Jennie Eline Olson diary

 Collection — Box: 24-07-01
Identifier: MSS-298
Scope and Contents note The Jennie Eline Olson diary is a daily diary written during the years 1905-1907 and appears to be a daily log of events in her life. At the time of writing, Jennie would have been between 17 and 19 years old. In the diary she lists the names and birthdates of her parents and people who appear to be her siblings.Her father is identified as Johan Oluf Olson, born March 28, 1856, with no place of birth given. Her mother is identified as Eli and shows a birthdate of January 5, 1864...

One Book, One Community scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Identifier: MSS-241
Content Description The "One Book, One Community" scrapbook from 2006 was created by Phyllis Wong and was transferred to the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives by Dan Truckey. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence, flyers, and press releases.

Onota Township Government records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-385
Scope and Contents The collection consists mainly of ledgers. There are minutes from township board meetings, treasurers' reports, voter registration ledgers, assessment rolls, and a 1938 property inventory.

Oral histories of underground iron miners

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-180
Scope and Contents note This collection contains a 24 audiocassettes and selected transcripts of interviews with eight former underground iron miners, as conducted by Mary Tippett Andes between 1960 and 1994. The miners interviewed are Glenn Bjork, Louis La Jeunesse, William Lucas, Ralph Maki, Lowell K. Smail, and Dewey B. Tippett. Two miners' wives, Kaarina Lucas and Dawne Tippett Smail, were also interviewed. Each miner recounts his experiences as an underground iron miner working for the Cleveland Cliffs Iron...

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This 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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