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Longshoremen's Union Local 1673 records

 Collection — Box: 02-07-03
Identifier: MSS-153
Scope and Contents note

This collection features the records for Longshoremen's Union Local 1673 (later Local 1014) in Marquette, Michigan. The collection includes minutes for two meetings in 1946, affidavits of non-communist party membership, official copies of constitutions and by-laws, membership roles and dues payment records. The materials range in date from 1942 to 1960.

Dates: 1942-1960

Longyear Forest/Tract Property records

 Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Identifier: MSS-268
Scope and Contents note

This collection includes a copy of John Longyear's original deed to the Longyear Forest property, as well as the deeds of both transfers of Longyear Forest property to Northern Michigan College of Education.

Dates: 1948 - 1958

Elizabeth Browne Beard Losey papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-004
Scope and Contents note This collection is essentially a reference file of technical reports, popular journal articles, newspaper clippings, government documents, and miscellaneous publications relating to birds and mammals, many of which are indigenous to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The file was compiled by Elizabeth Browne Beard Losey, a biologist and ornithologist. The bulk of the materials relate to birds and the focus of the entire collection is on wildlife management. In addition, the...
Dates: 1897 - 2004

Lungi Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: CD-006
Scope and Contents This collection contains three scrapbooks created by Lydia Lungi Grant and several individual photographs of her relatives. There is also a memoir by Lydia's sister about their Grandmother Liisa, who immigrated to the United States from Finland as an older woman to live with the Lungi family. Liisa later died in a shipwreck while traveling back to Finland. Also of note are letters from Lydia's brother Edward to his sisters while he was in a tuberculosis sanatorium in Houghton County. He...
Dates: 1900 - 1964

Mackinac Bridge Authority photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SLC-011
Scope and Contents

A collection of photographs documenting the construction of the Mackinac Bridge from 1954 to 1957 and events on the bridge from 1958 to 1975.

Dates: 1954 - 1975

Russell M. Magnaghi papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-317
Scope and Contents note This collection contains original records and manuscripts, photocopies of historical documents, project materials, news clippings, student term papers, correspondence, research notes, presentations, and publications of Dr. Russell M. Magnaghi, Northern Michigan University Professor Emeritus of History, known for his broad interest and involvement in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, ethnic groups in the U.P. (particularly Italian-Americans), and Northern Michigan University.The...
Dates: 1840 - 1998

Clifford F. Maier papers

 Collection — Box: 25-03-05
Identifier: MSS-175
Scope and Contents note This collection is composed of handwritten research notes compiled by and personal papers collected by Dr. Clifford "Cliff" F. Maier between 1960 and 1992. Dr. Maier's research involved the immigration history of French-Canadians to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The collection also includes a paper titled "The Canadian Immigrants of Michigan's Marquette County in the Nineteenth Century," delivered at the 1980 Great Lakes History Conference. Dr. Maier's personal papers document his...
Dates: 1960 - 1992

Maitland Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-221
Scope and Content Note The bulk of the collection documents the efforts of Alexander Few Maitland and John Maitland to manage the Maitland Mine. The Maitland Mine was located in Marquette County, Michigan, near the town of Palmer and the present day Tilden Mine (Cleveland Cliffs Iron Mining Company). Following the elder Maitland’s death and 1929, Alexander Few managed the lease of the mine to the Pickands Mather Mining Company. His son John continued to manage the lease after his death. This lease continued until...
Dates: 1880-1979; Majority of material found within 1920-1960

Manistique Courier newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: MSPL-002
Scope and Contents

This collection contains issues of the Manistique Courier from December 25, 1896 to November 24, 1899. Within this time frame, it is missing Volume 3, Number 22, 1899-05-19.

Dates: 1896 - 1899

Manistique Pioneer-Tribune newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: MSPL-001
Scope and Contents The digital collection contains issues from 1888 to 2020. There are many missing issues within this span:Tri-Weekly Pioneer • Volume 4, Number 766 (likely 1888-09-17) • Volume 4-5, Numbers 788-957 (early November 1888 to early December 1889) • Volume 5-13, Numbers 959-1328 (mid-December 1889 to early May 1892) • Volume 13, Numbers 1330-1331 (mid-May 1892) Semi-Weekly Pioneer • Volume 13, Number 1355 (likely 1892-07-15) • Volume 13, Number 1381-1382 (mid-October 1892) • Volume 14,...
Dates: 1985 - 2003

Manistique Saturday and Sunday Morning Star newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: MSPL-003
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a relatively complete run of the Sunday Morning Star from October 1890 to June 1891 and one issue of the Saturday Morning Star from 1893. The quality of the original microfilm was poor, and there are frequently ripped pages and missing chunks of the paper.

Dates: 1890 - 1893

Margaret Johnson Lutz collection

 Collection
Identifier: CD-008
Scope and Contents

This collection is an artificial collection of items related to the Johnson family of Stephenson, Michigan. It includes several photographs, a history of the Stephenson Methodist Episcopal Church, and a booklet from the dedication of Stephenson High School.

Dates: 1910 - 1920

Marquette Ambassadors Club records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-028
Scope and Contents note

This collection contains a photocopied scrapbook and photographs of the Marquette Ambassadors Club from 1964-1969. The photographs depict the club members at various meetings and events. The scrapbook documents their visit to Lansing, Michigan and meetings with then-Governor Romney, Dominic Jacobetti, and various business representatives. Letters in the scrapbook are addressed to President Nixon.

Dates: 1964-1969

Marquette Area Glass Negatives collection

 Collection
Identifier: SLC-014
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of glass negatives taken in Marquette County and Alger County in the early-to-mid twentieth century. Many of the images concern mining, logging, fishing, Presque Isle Park, and the Marquette ore docks.

Dates: 1912 - 1951

Marquette Community Theatre records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-015
Scope and Contents Note

This collection contains informational and promotional pamphlets and programs for various Marquette Community Theatre performances from 1963 to 1978.

Dates: 1963 - 1978

Marquette County Board of Supervisors Proceedings of the Annual Meeting records

 Collection — Box: 06-02-02
Identifier: MSS-013
Scope and Contents Note This collection is comprised of published volumes of the proceedings of the annual meetings of the Marquette County Board of Supervisors in Marquette, Michigan from 1933 to 1941. Each volume contains narrative reports and financial statements for each county department and service. Of particular note are the reports of the director of the Morgan Heights Sanatorium. The Sanatorium provided care for tuberculosis cases in Marquette County. These reports provide valuable demographic...
Dates: 1933 - 1941

Marquette County Democratic Party records

 Collection — Box: 09-02-06
Identifier: MSS-248
Scope and Contents This collection of records from the Marquette County Democratic Party includes correspondence, financial information, membership listings, meeting minutes, and event materials. The collection is separated into twelve series of thirty-four folders. Series 1. Correspondence (1996-2002). 1 folder. This series contains miscellaneous correspondence received by and sent from the organization and is arranged chronologically.Series 2. Events (1996-2002). 9 folders. This...
Dates: 1990-2004

Marquette County Labor Council records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-098
Scope and Contents note This collection documents the recent history of the Marquette County Labor Council, the Northern Michigan University Labor Advisory and Planning Committee, the Iron Workers Local 783, the Upper Peninsula Labor Management Council, the Economic Development Corporation, and the Marquette County Democratic Party. Records include correspondence, handwritten notes, convention records, mailing lists, memoranda, records relation to political activity and union organizing, project...
Dates: 1960 - 2002

Marquette County Record of Nurses records

 Collection — Box: 09-01-01
Identifier: MSS-250
Scope and Contents This collection consists of five ledgerbooks that were donated by the Marquette County Clerk's Office. These ledgerbooks contain an indexed alphabetical listing of the names of the nurses whose licenses are included. Ledgerbook 1 contains documents entitled "Record of Certificate of Registration of Nurses-State of Michigan" covering the time period March 27, 1911 through October 14, 1935. Attached to the front page inside the cover is a "Certificate of Registration of Trained...
Dates: 1911-1958

Marquette County Timber and Mining records

 Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Identifier: MSS-258
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of miscellaneous documents on the mining and timber industries in Marquette County in the twentieth century. It was donated by Pat Schierup from the Sloan Museum in Flint, MI. The records and correspondence include listings of mining properties, accident reports, complaints, and timbering information and planning. The documents were obtained at the same estate sale and were organized into an artificial collection.

Dates: 1928 - 1975

Marquette General Hospital records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-090
Scope and Contents Note This collection includes a variety of material that documents the history of St. Luke's/Marquette General Hospital in Marquette, Michigan dating from 1890 to 1997. The collection also documents the history of health, health care, and the medical profession in Marquette County for much of the twentieth century. Records include staff meeting minutes, photographs, correspondence, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, various publications, annual reports, memorabilia, brochures, and mounted...
Dates: 1890-1997

Marquette High School Agora yearbooks

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-058
Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of senior class yearbooks, named "Agora," for Marquette High School in Marquette, Michigan. Yearbooks from 1902, 1904, 1905, and 1906 are included in the collection.

Dates: 1902 - 1907

Marquette Lower Harbor Iron Ore Dock blueprints

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-016
Scope and Contents note

This collection contains photocopies of blueprints of the Marquette Lower Harbor Iron Ore Dock and approach construction. The drawings were produced by the Minneapolis, Minnesota firms South Shore Dock Company and Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company; and the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania company, McClintic-Marshall Construction Company. The blueprints were created in 1931 and 1932.

Dates: 1931 - 1932

Marquette Mining Journal newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: PWPL-001
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of microfilm copies of the Marquette Mining Journal from 1868 to the present. As of November 2022, 1868 to 1955 are digitized and available online.

Dates: 1868

Marquette Symphony Orchestra records

 Collection — Box: 24-07-01
Identifier: MSS-295
Scope and Contents note

This collection of programs contained in the Marquette Symphony Orchestra records provide information on the materials performed during concerts of the Marquette Symphony Orchestra from 1997 through 2012. This collection is not all-inclusive and the dates of the programs that are present are included with the program titles. These programs are arranged chronologically.

Dates: 1997-2012

Marquette West Rotary records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-263
Scope and Contents note This collection documents the history and activities of the West Rotary Club of Marquette, Michigan from 1979 to 2012. The organization’s executive officers created the records in the course of completing their responsibilities. The collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, financial records, photographs, and reports. The collection provides excellent documentation of the annual Seafood Fest, the most significant organizational activity. The collection also documents the Rotary...
Dates: 1979-2012; Majority of material found within 1986 - 2009

Mather Inn Preservation Society records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-053
Scope and Contents Note This collection documents the Mather Inn Preservation Society's efforts to save the old Mather Inn in Ishpeming, Michigan as an operating business or historical landmark. The most important activities documented by the collection include legal issues involving local courts and state government; tax information regarding the group’s standing as an “S” organization; correspondence between the organization and local governments; and minutes from organizational meetings. The materials date...
Dates: 1984-1987

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.

Dates: 1923 - 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.

Dates: 1982

Mazina'igan: A Chronicle of the Lake Superior Ojibwe newspapers

 Collection — Box: 15-02-06
Identifier: MSS-132
Scope and Content

This collection contains the Mazina'igan newspaper and reflects the life of the Ojibwe in the Lake Superior Region.

Dates: 1999-Ongoing

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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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