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Adams, Clark J., 1904-1981. / [1920-1983] Title: Clark J. Adams Papers 1920-1983
Extent: 1 linear ft.
Abstract: Attorney, Michigan State Representative, Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court; biographical information, topical files, and visual materials
Adams, Donald Earl, 1912- / [ 1930-1998 ] Title: Donald E. Adams papers 1930-1998 bulk 1930-1980
Extent: 6 linear feet
Abstract: Chairman of the board of the Oakland County Community Mental Health Services Board and Oakland County Judge of Probate. The collection includes correspondence, diaries, and bound volumes.
Adams, Elizabeth S. / [ 1861-2001 ] Title: Elizabeth Sparks Adams papers 1861-2001 bulk 1930-1970s
Extent: 9.25 linear ft. and 1 oversize folder
Abstract: 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.
Adams, Henry Carter, 1851-192 / [1964-1924] Title: Henry Carter Adams Papers 1964-1924
Extent: 30.3 linear ft. and 2 oversize folders
Abstract: Professor of economics at University of Michigan, 1880-1921, statistician for the Interstate Commerce Commission, 1887-1911, developed standard accounting procedures for railroads. Papers include personal and professional correspondence, diaries, travel journals, drafts of books, letter books, reports and printed materials concerning his work with the Interstate Commerce Commission, his activities as an expert witness in railroad compensation and tax cases, and University of Michigan affairs.
Adams, James Patrick. / [ 1978-1981 ] Title: James Patrick Adams Papers 1978-1981
Extent: 1 linear ft.
Abstract: Student at the University of Michigan, chairman of the University Activities Center, and special projects coordinator for the Michigan Student Assembly. Topical files relating to student life, his involvement in the activities and administration of West Quadrangle, and his participation in Ann Arbor politics.
Adams, Paul L. (Paul Lincoln), 1908- / [ 1924-1976 ] Title: Paul L. Adams papers 1924-1976
Extent: 4 linear ft.
Abstract: Attorney, regent of the University of Michigan; state attorney general; justice on the Michigan Supreme Court. Correspondence with Adams' family concerning his activities as a student at University of Michigan and as Supreme Court justice; also topical files, speeches, and miscellaneous legal records.