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History.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Other term: Annals

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Barry Knight Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: https://archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/Knight_Barry.pdf

Business and economic history of the Upper Peninsula, 1903-2011

 File
Scope and Contents note Contains materials related to the business and economic climate in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Dates: 1903-2011

Lew Allen Chase papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-322
Scope and Contents note This collection comprises the reference file of Lew Allen Chase, chair of the History Department at Northern from 1919 to 1944. Although blind, Chase possessed almost total mental recall and engaged his students to read to him from newspapers and other publications on a regular basis. The file covers a wide variety of subjects including agriculture, banking, Native Americans, the Civil War, occasional student term papers, the Upper Peninsula, and much miscellany.

Processed July 1994.
Dates: 1915 - 1935

Donald F. Dreisbach papers

 Collection — Box 31-05-04
Identifier: MSS-172
Scope and Content This collection contains the papers of Donald F. Dreisbach, a Northern Michigan University Professor of Philosophy. His papers include manuscripts and drafts of articles he has written (most of which are concentrated on the works of Paul Tillich), his dissertation work, and his faculty evaluation forms. The materials range from the years 1969 to 1998.
Dates: 1969-1998

Eugene Whitehouse (1981) Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: https://archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/Whitehouse_Eugene_1981.pdf

Eugene Whitehouse (1995) Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: https://archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/Whitehouse_Eugene_1995.pdf

Jack H. Greising papers

 Collection
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

Health and health care in the Upper Peninsula, 1987-2012

 File
Scope and Contents note Contains materials relating to the health care industry and medical care of residents in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Dates: 1987-2012

Miriam B. Hilton papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-319
Scope and Contents note The collection contains the papers of Miriam Hilton. The collection includes drafts, notes, news clippings, alumni questionnaires, and transcriptions of faculty interviews (Meyland, Hedgecock, Wahtera, and O'Dell) relating to her book Northern Michigan University: The First 75 Years. Also included are records relating to Church Women United of Marquette and writings of Hilton's father, Dr. John Elder.

Processed March 1995
Dates: 1949 - 1975

Howard Nicholson Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/Nicholson_Howard.pdf

Immigrants and emigrants to the Upper Peninsula, 1931-2002

 File
Scope and Contents note Contains materials related to the immigration, emigration and lives of ethnic groups in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Dates: 1931-2002

Gene D. L. Jones papers

 Collection
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

Judith DeMark papers

 Collection — Box 02-07-03
Identifier: MSS-205
Scope and Contents These files contain research documents by Judith DeMark, a former Northern Michigan University history professor, on the history of Marquette. Topics include mining, immigration, Finnish folklore, and tuberculosis.
Dates: 1848 - 1998

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

MS 86-100. Agents Annual Reports and Historical Maps, 1856-1960

 Record Group
Scope and Contents MS 86-100 is the largest of the collection’s record groups and includes 2,908 items and 235 maps. The record group consists of numerous record series, including Routine Business records Formal Business records, Agents Annual Reports, Mining records, Transportion records, Correspondence, and Maps and Plans. These record series include, but are not limited to, a variety of record types, including payroll books, ledgers, balance sheets, deeds, leases, bondholder agreements, contracts, and cost...
Dates: 1856-1960

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...
Dates: 1896 - 1997

Regions and communities of the Upper Peninsula, 1891 - 2016

 File
Scope and Contents note Contains materials about specific cities, towns, and villages of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Dates: 1891 - 2016

Richard "Dick" O'Dell Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: https://archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/ODell_Richard.pdf

Richard Sonderegger Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/Sonderegger_Richard.pdf

Rivers, lakes, and waterways of the Upper Peninsula, 1954 - 1981

 File
Scope and Contents note Contains materials related to rivers, lakes, and waterways of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Dates: 1954 - 1981

Robert F. McClellan papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-311
Scope and Content Note The McClellan papers offer excellent documentation of the faculty organization and agitation for union recognition in the early 1970s. The collection also offers insight into the establishment of the AAUP after becoming the collective bargaining unit for the faculty at Northern Michigan University. McClellan was the informal faculty advisor for the Black Student Union, and his papers include records documenting the black student sit-in of the dean of students office in 1969. Records include,...
Dates: 1963 - 1985

Robert Goodrich (April 23, 2007) Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/Goodrich_Robert_4-23.pdf

Robert Goodrich (March 19, 2007) Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/Goodrich_Robert_3-19.pdf

Robert Quinn Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/Quinn_Robert.pdf

Marcus Robyns papers

 Collection — Box 23-03-06
Identifier: MSS-339
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, course materials (from courses that Robyns took and courses that he taught), professional materials, copies of journal articles about archival topics, and applications for promotion. With the exception of two folders (one of personal newspaper articles and one of correspondence with former student assistants at the Northern Michigan University Archives), the entire collection deals with Robyns' career as an archivist.
Dates: 1988 - 2014

Dwight B. Waldo papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-321
Scope and Contents note This collection consists of photocopies of portions of the Dwight B. Waldo Papers held by Western Michigan University. It documents his time spent as the first principal of Northern State Normal School (now Northern Michigan University). It includes correspondence and letters of reference which cover the 1899-1904 period which Waldo spent at Northern. Also included are a 1939 obituary and eulogy for Waldo.

Processed April 1995
Dates: 1899 - 1939

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