Elizabeth Sparks Adams papers 1861-2001 (bulk 1930-1970s)
Elizabeth Sparks Adams papers
Adams, Elizabeth S.
9.25 linear feet
1 oversize folders
Elizabeth Sparks Adams was a member of the Michigan Historical Commission from 1941 (when she was appointed as the first woman commissioner by Governor Murray D. Van Wagoner) until 1996. She and her husband, Judge Donald E. Adams, were also active in the Democratic Party, specifically in Oakland County and Waterford Township. Mrs. Adams also actively researched and collected materials on family and local history. The collection consists of files accumulated throughout her life, particularly during her service with the Michigan Historical Commission and the Michigan Democratic Party. Also included are clippings, correspondence, legal documents, and photographs related to family and local history.
0344 Aa 2; Ac
The material is in English
Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan
1150 Beal Ave.
Finding aid created by Barbara Scanlon (2005) and Courtney Egan (2008)
Ann Arbor, MI
Home Page: http://www.bentley.umich.edu/