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Northern Michigan alumni/alumnae.

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Applies to alumni/alumnae of all iterations of the school, including Northern State Normal School, Northern State Teacher's College, Northern Michigan College of Education, Northern Michigan College, and Northern Michigan University.

Found in 121 Collections and/or Records:

Aida Dutmer Interview Transcript

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

Allen Good Interview Transcript

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

Amanda Goss Oral History Transcript

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

Anthony T. Grudnoski Interview Transcript

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

Arnold Aho Oral History Transcript

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

Axel and Barbara Anderson Interview Transcript

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

Becky Beauchamp (1996) Interview Transcript

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

Bernice M. Bal scrapbook

 Collection — Box 02-07-04
Identifier: MSS-216
Content Description This scrapbook created by Bernice M. Bal was donated to the Archives by NMU Professor Russell Magnaghi. It documents her time spent at Northern State Teachers College. The scrapbook includes class schedules, news articles on events on campus and in the community, programs, miscellaneous articles, letters/invitations, and graduating class roster listings.
Dates: 1925 - 1934

Bertha Pangborn Interview Transcript

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

Robert M. Bordeau papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-009
Scope and Contents Note This collection contains Northern Michigan University memorabilia collected by Robert M. Bordeau while a student at the school and as a member of the Board of Trustees of the NMU Development Fund. The collection contains contains mostly correspondence, including Bordeau's criticism of the Northern Michigan University administration's decision to close the Department of Music's string program. Responses from Robert Glenn, President Jamrich, and Elda Tate are also included. The collection also...
Dates: 1955 - 1982

Jeannette S. Bowden papers

 Collection — Box 26-03-05
Identifier: MSS-095
Scope and Contents note This collection contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, and photographs that document Jeannette Bowden's receipt of the Northern Michigan University (NMU) Distinguished Alumni Award (1971) and her retirement in 1980. Most of the correspondence is laudatory and congratulatory in content and tone. The collection contains very little substantive material documenting her career at NMU. The collection also contains a transcript of a speech given by Bowden in 1965 that summarizes her work...
Dates: 1936 - 2005

Brian Denman, Robert Hendrickson, and Michelle Lee Oral History Transcript

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

Brian Lindberg Interview Transcript

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

James L. Carter papers

 Collection — Box 33-02-02
Identifier: MSS-360
Scope and Contents Scattered papers of James L. Carter including biographical materials; press releases, news clippings, and brochures relating to the Greenwood Nature Center, which was a nature education facility operated by Northern Michigan University during the early 1980s; a summary of activities, list of titles published, and selected memos associated with the NMU Press; and progress reports and correspondence regarding the American Indian Program at Northern during the 1970s.
Dates: 1971-1972, 1988, 1980-1983, 1986-1993

Catherine Witting scrapbook

 Collection — Box 09-05-03
Identifier: MSS-359
Scope and Contents This collection, MSS-359, Catherine Witting scrapbook, consists of one green cloth-bound volume with the words “The School Girl’s Memory Book” embossed on the front cover. Catherine Witting was a student at Northern State Normal School and graduated in June 1920 with a degree in home economics. The scrapbook documents various activities and people Ms. Witting was involved with from 1917 to 1921. There is a photograph of the Northern State Normal School 1919-1920 faculty and a copy of the 1920...
Dates: 1917 to 1921

Charlotte Asikainen Interview Transcript

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

Chiara Alto Oral History Transcript

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

Christine Landen (Landon?) Interview Transcript

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

Christopher Secord Interview Transcript

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

Cornelius Sochay Interview Transcript

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

Dan Truckey Interview Transcript

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

Danielle VanBeckum Interview Transcript

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

David Bonsall Interview Transcript

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

Geraldine DeFant papers

 Collection — Box 26-04-01
Identifier: MSS-027
Scope and Contents note This collection consists of a taped oral interview with Geraldine Defant conducted by Jennifer Grondin on March 26, 1990, and includes an interview transcription. Of particular note is the interview's coverage of the 1949 H.W. Gossard Company Garment Workers Strike in Ishpeming, Michigan. The collection also includes copies of a scrapbook and photographs. The collection's materials cover the range between 1946-1990.
Dates: 1946 - 1990

Priscilla Densmore diary

 Collection — Box File Cabinet: 12, On Top
Identifier: MSS-324
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a single diary written between 1915 and 1919. It describes the social life, family, and academic activities of Priscilla Densmore.
Dates: 1915 - 1919

Dylan Steslicki Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: https://archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/HS345_Interview_Stesliki_Transcript_Final.pdf

Helen and Ebba Eklund papers

 Collection — Box 24-07-01
Identifier: MSS-300
Scope and Contents note This manuscript collection contains the memorabilia of Helen and Ebba Eklund and their time at Northern, spanning from 1925 until 1941. It is comprised mainly of documents and papers for Sorority events, Rush day and other college-related social events. The collection also contains lists of the college courses and copies of Northern newspapers from 1925-27 and 1934-38.
Dates: 1925-1941; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1938

Elizabeth Mather scrapbook

 Collection — Box 09-05-03
Identifier: MSS-361
Scope and Contents The collection was originally a black paperbound scrapbook, containing materials dating from 1923 to 1925. Ms. Mather collected programs of commencements, plays, and concerts. Also included are dance cards, letters of invitation, dance memorabilia, and an assortment of class instructions and teaching guides from Northern State Normal School for Fall 1924 and Spring 1925, and several photographs of of Ms. Mather's friends and classmates.
Dates: 1923 to 1925

Ellwood Mattson Interview Transcript

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

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