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|Creator / [Collection date]||Item information|
|Crafts, Edward C. (Edward Clayton), 1910-||
Title: Edward C. Crafts papers
Extent: 13 linear feet
Abstract: Conservation consultant, U. S. Forest Service administration, director of Bureau of Outdoor Recreation, U. S. Department of the Interior. Oral histories, speeches and publications, legislative files, consultation materials, and other professional papers.
|Craine, Lyle E., 1909-1993||
Title: Lyle E. Craine papers
Extent: 0.7 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of conservation in the School of Natural Resources of the University of Michigan. Biographical materials, files relating to his education and to his professional career, and conference papers and talks.
|Cramton, Louis C. (Louis Convers), 1875-||
Title: Louis C. Cramton Papers
Extent: 8 linear feet
Abstract: State Representative from Lapeer, Michigan; U.S. Congressman, 1913-1931, and special attorney to the Secretary of the Interior, 1931-1932; correspondence, speeches, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, campaign materials, and other items relating to his advocacy of the national park system, the concept of historic preservation, fair employment practices legislation, increased support for Howard University and all other aspects of his career.
|Crane, Caroline Bartlett, 1858-1935||
Title: Caroline Bartlett Crane addresses and other printed items
Extent: 1 box
|Crane, Florence R., 1911-||
Title: Florence R. Crane Papers
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Republican member of the Ann Arbor, Michigan City Council, 1957-1961; active participant in civic and political affairs on the state and local level. Subject files relating to her involvement with various civic and community organizations.
|Crane, H. R. (Horace Richard), 1907-||
Title: H. R. Crane Papers
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Physicist; professor of physics at the University of Michigan. Personal and biographical files include transcript of oral history interview with Crane regarding nuclear physics; writings, lectures, reprints, and essays, including biographical sketches of University of Michigan physicists; files pertaining to his involvement with the Midwestern Universities Research Association; and photographs.
|Crane, Henry Hitt, 1890-1977||
Title: Henry Hitt Crane Papers
Extent: 32.5 linear feet
Abstract: Methodist clergyman, pastor of the Centre Methodist Church in Malden, Massachusetts, the Elm Park Methodist Church in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and Central Methodist Church in Detroit, Michigan. Correspondence, 1938-1958, subject reference file, ca. 1902-1966, name reference file, 1938-1958, sermon file, 1925-1958, scrapbooks, 1928-1958, church bulletins and newsletters from church at which Crane pastored, sound tape recordings of messages preached by Crane, and visual materials consisting of photographs and motion picture film. The Crane papers document an interest in, and activities with, various liberal and progressive organizations, and his association and friendship with other clergy and individuals with similar pacifist and activist backgrounds.
|Crane, Salmon, 1812-1888||
Title: Salmon Crane family papers
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Tecumseh, Michigan, builder; account books and miscellaneous family papers.
|Crane, Verner Winslow, 1889-||
Title: Verner Winslow Crane Papers
Extent: 9 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of early American history at the University of Michigan. Correspondence, files, lecture materials, papers relating to his books and articles, and professional activities, including correspondence with prominent historians.
|Crapo, Henry Howland, 1804-1869||
Title: Henry Howland Crapo Papers
Extent: 15 microfilms (6.5 linear feet and 1 oversize folder)
Abstract: Flint, Michigan industrialist; governor of Michigan, 1865-1868. Correspondence concerning land speculations, lumbering, and political activities; correspondence of his son primarily relating to estate and land holdings; speeches, notes and other papers detailing his gubernatorial administration; deeds and other papers concerning land purchases in Ohio, Iowa, and Michigan; newspaper clippings, biographical material and obituaries; journals, diaries, notebooks, letter book, political scrapbook, 1866-1869, executive journal of state of Michigan, 1865-1867, farm records and accounts; and photographs.
|Crary, Douglas D., 1910-||
Title: Douglas D. Crary papers
Extent: 21 linear feet
Abstract: Papers of Douglas D. Crary (1910-2005), professor of geography at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor City Council member, and active participant in numerous civic and community affairs, particularly those related to development and planning. The series in the collection are: Municipal Affairs; University of Michigan; Political Affairs; Huron River Watershed Council; Community Activity; Ann Arbor Planning Commission; Clippings; Miscellaneous local activities; and World War II activities.
Title: Crawford Family papers
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract: Pontiac, Michigan family. Biographical information; letters exchanged between Harry Crawford and his family and friends relating to his experiences in the Spanish-American War and World War I; memorabilia; and photographs.
|Crawford, Fred L., 1888-1957||
Title: Fred L. Crawford papers
Extent: 6 linear feet
Abstract: Saginaw, Michigan, sugar processor and Republican Congressman (1935-1953). Correspondence, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, speeches, and photographs.
|Crawford, Richard ( ), 1935-||
Title: Richard Crawford (1935- )papers
Extent: 3.75 linear feet
Abstract: Professor at University of Michigan School of Music, papers largely related to the Music School's Honors Program and Crawford's teaching career.
|Creal, Cecil O., 1899-||
Title: Cecil O. Creal papers
Extent: 8.2 linear feet
Abstract: Republican mayor of Ann Arbor, Michigan. Correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, and photographs, concerning the work of city departments and such issues as tax assessments, highway construction, the building of a new city hall, the fair housing ordinance and urban renewal.
|Creswell, Cordelia, 1868-1950||
Title: Cordelia Creswell papers
Extent: 1.5 linear feet
Abstract: Special education coordinator in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Budgets, payrolls, annual and individual reports on students, program, delinquency, and education for individual with mental disabilities.
|Crisler, H. O. (Herbert Orin), 1899-1982||
Title: H. O. Crisler papers
Extent: 8 linear feet
Abstract: Football coach, 1938-1948, and Athletic Director at the University of Michigan, 1941-1968. Papers include correspondence and other papers concerning his career at the University of Chicago, the University of Minnesota, Princeton University, and the University of Michigan; materials concerning his work and association with the National Collegiate Athletic Association rules committee, 1942-1977, the Intercollegiate (Big Ten) Conference, and the University's Board in Control of Intercollegiate Activities; also include materials relating to University of Chicago football coach, Amos Alonzo Stagg, Ralph Young, athletic director at Michigan State University, and the founding and first years of the American Football League; and photographs.
|Crissman, John Sherman, 1896-||
Title: John Sherman Crissman papers
Extent: 1 folder
Abstract: Soldier from Detroit, Mich., member of Co. A, 339th U.S. Infantry who served in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition." Collection includes letters from home and diary concerning living conditions in the army and combat duty with the Polar Bear expedition.
|Crittenden, Albert Robinson, 1867-1933||
Title: Albert Robinson Crittenden papers
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of Classics at Olivet College and University of Michigan. Correspondence, lecture notes, unpublished manuscripts, account books; and two manuscripts by Lisla Crittenden.
|Cromwell, Percy W.||
Title: Percy W. Cromwell cartoons
Extent: 570 items (in 40 folders; approximate)
Abstract: Artist for the Detroit Times. Editorial cartoons and sketches relating to local political and social issues.
|Cropsey, Jasper Francis, 1823-1900||
Title: Jasper Francis Cropsey visual materials
Extent: 1 volume
Abstract: Sketch book of scenes along the St. Lawrence River and the University of Michigan campus.
|Crosby, Elizabeth Caroline, 1888-||
Title: Elizabeth Caroline Crosby Papers
Extent: 7 linear feet
Abstract: The Elizabeth C. Crosby collection consists of the personal and professional papers of a woman pioneer in the field of neuroanatomy. Crosby taught anatomy at the University of Michigan from 1920 to 1958 and authored many respected publications in the field of biology.
|Cross, Arthur Lyon, 1873-1940||
Title: Arthur Lyon Cross Papers
Extent: 16 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of English history at University of Michigan. Correspondence with European and American historians, publishing houses, editors of learned journals, members of his family, and friends; also manuscripts of books and articles, lecture notes, student records, business papers, personal account books, diaries, 1938-1940, with comments on world events, and miscellaneous papers; and photographs.
|Cross, Bradley R.||
Title: Bradley R. Cross papers
Extent: 1.3 linear feet (in 2 boxes)
Abstract: Papers of Bradley Cross, Ann Arbor, Mich. environmental activist and businessman. The bulk of the collection includes material related to the Kimberly Hills Neighborhood Association (KHNA) in Pittsfield Township in Ann Arbor, Mich. and its fight to preserve neighborhood natural area by preventing it from commercial development. The legal case filed by KHNA went to the Michigan Supreme Court but was overturned in 1983. This material is dated between 1977 and 1983 and includes correspondence, court documents, maps and plans, position papers, publications, articles and newspaper clippings covering the case, photographs, and audiovisual material. Collection also includes a small number of collected materials related to anti-Vietnam war protests in Michigan and across the country, and Michigan politics, all dated in the 1960s. Included here are publications, campaign signs, and photographs.
|Crouse, John Robert, 1874-1946||
Title: John Robert Crouse papers
Extent: 7 linear feet
Abstract: Promoter of electricity, founder of the Society for Electrical Development, and supporter of the principle of cooperation in electricity and other industries; miscellaneous materials relating to the electrical industry.
|Crouse, Robert, 1813-1869||
Title: Robert Crouse papers
Extent: 1.5 linear feet (in 3 boxes)
|Crump, Jean C.||
Title: Jean C. Crump papers
Extent: 5.5 linear feet
Abstract: Member of the Ann Arbor League of Women Voters. Election files, 1968-2000, include clippings, informational flyers, meeting minutes and agenda, and voting materials for Ann Arbor primary and general elections; local issues files relate to Ann Arbor minor parties, the presidential primary, and the county medical care facility among other topics.
|Cruzat, Gwendolyn S.||
Title: Gwendolyn S. Cruzat papers
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Files of materials received from various University of Michigan committees and commissions on which she served, notably the Commission for Women, the Advisory Committee on Recreation, Intramurals and Club Sports, the Alumnae Athena Award Committee, and the University Club of Ann Arbor, Michigan.