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|Creator / [Collection date]||Item information|
|Francis, Thomas, 1900- / [1917-1975]||
Title: Thomas Francis Papers 1917-1975 bulk 1941-1969
Extent: 66 linear feet
Abstract: The Thomas Francis Jr. collections consists of the personal and professional papers of one of the developers of the influenza and poliomyelitis vaccinations. Francis taught epidemiology at the School of Public Health and medical school from 1941 to 1969 and greatly influenced the direction of research in his field.
|Frank, Richard C. / [1958-2004]||
Title: Richard C. Frank papers 1958-2004
Extent: 43 linear feet
Abstract: The papers of Richard C. Frank, preservation architect and planner, contain paper files as well as architectural drawings and sketches from Frank’s Preservation / Urban Design / Incorporated firm and from his work after leaving the firm in 1984. Major projects include Crossroads Village in Genesee County, the Detroit People Mover, Orchestra Hall of Detroit, and the Smithsonian Institution Art and Industries Building.
|Frankel, Betty. / [1958-1993]||
Title: Betty Frankel papers 1958-1993
Extent: 5.25 linear feet
Abstract: Betty Frankel was an award-winning writer for the Observer and Detroit Free Press newspapers. The Betty Frankel Papers document her career as a writer for over three decades. The majority of the collection is comprised of Frankel's weekly columns in the Observer and Detroit Free Press.
|Frankena, William K. / [1927-1991]||
Title: William K. Frankena papers 1927-1991 bulk 1961-1981
Extent: 14 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of philosophy at the University of Michigan, scholar and writer on moral philosophy, ethics, and philosophy of education. Collection includes philosophy papers written as a student at Calvin College, the University of Michigan, and Harvard; lecture notes and course materials, mainly from his teaching career at the University of Michigan; research articles and other manuscripts; formal lectures and conference papers; topical and background files on philosophy topics; correspondence; and files detailing University of Michigan departmental and committee responsibilities.
|Franklin, C. L. (Clarence LaVaughn), 1915-1984. / [1957-1991]||
Title: C. L. Franklin Papers 1957-1991 bulk 1963-1984
Extent: 0.7 linear feet
Abstract: Detroit African American clergyman and civil rights activist. Papers accumulated by Franklin's daughter, Erma Franklin, relating to the life and career of her father; include biographical information, transcripts of oral interviews; scattered sermons and correspondence, including letters from daughter Aretha and from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.; topical files about his church and civil rights activities; and photographs
|Fred Burton Abstract and Title Company / [ 1956, 1981 and 1986 ]||
Abstract of Title
[John Allen property, Ann Arbor]
1956, 1981 and 1986
Extent: 0.2 linear feet
Abstract: Abstract of Title describing property at 700 Madison Place in Ann Arbor, Mich. and surrounding area in West Ann Arbor, prepared by Fred Burton Abstract and Title Company.
|Frederickson, Randa, collector. / [1894-1978]||
Title: Randa Frederickson collection. 1894-1978 undated
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
|Freedman, David Noel, 1922- / [1932-1983]||
Title: Freedman, David Noel (1922-2008) 1932-1983
Extent: 10 linear feet
Abstract: Biblical scholar, professor of Near Eastern Studies, and director of the Program on Studies in Religion at the University of Michigan. Subject files relating to his scholarly and organizational activities, notably with the American Schools of Oriental Research and as editor of the journal Biblical Archeologist; class notes from courses at Johns Hopkins, including courses taught by William F. Albright; and material concerning his personal and professional relationship with Albright (and Albright's literary estate).
|Freedman, Ronald 1917- / [1961-2000]||
Title: Ronald Freedman papers 1961-2000
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of sociology and director of the Population Studies Center at the University of Michigan, Ronald Freedman's research interests centered on population structure and social change. Freedman's papers consist of documentation from two large-scale survey analysis projects he was involved with, including survey questionnaires, data, and reports from Taiwan Population Studies, and Detroit Area Studies.
|Freemasons. Fraternity Lodge No. 262 F. & A.M. (Ann Arbor, Mich.) / [1869-2003]||
Title: Freemasons, Fraternity Lodge, No. 262 F.&A.M. (Ann Arbor, Mich.) records 1869-2003
Extent: 7 linear feet
Abstract: Masonic lodge founded in 1869 in Ann Arbor, Michigan; minutes, membership records, and other administrative materials.
|Freemasons. Golden Rule Lodge No. 159 (Ann Arbor, Mich.) / [1864-1997]||
Title: Freemasons, Golden Rule Lodge No. 159 (Ann Arbor, Mich.) records 1864-1997
Extent: 2 linear feet
|French family / [circa 1908-1966]||
Title: French family papers circa 1908-1966
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: Files of J. Leslie French, Presbyterian clergyman, and first campus minister at the University of Michigan Tappan Hall Presbyterian Association; and papers of his wife, Edna Cumming French, largely concerning her involvement in the Alumnae Council's fundraising for the construction of the Women's League.
|French, George W. / [ 1864-1906 ]||
Title: George W. French Papers 1864-1906 bulk 1864-1865
Extent: 0.75 linear feet (in 2 boxes)
Abstract: George W. French served as 1st Lieutenant of the Michigan 10th Cavalry from 1864-1865 in the Union army. The collection includes materials related to his wartime activates as well as post-war correspondences and forms.
|Fresh Air Camp (University of Michigan) / [1922-1979]||
Title: Fresh Air Camp (University of Michigan) Records 1922-1979 bulk 1967-1972
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Youth camp founded in 1921 by member of University of Michigan Student Christian Association to provide outdoor experience for underprivileged youths, management assumed by University of Michigan Institute for Human Adjustment in 1944 and later by the School of Education when emphasis changed to serving physically handicapped children. Records document management of the camp including reports on camp activities and research conducted at the camp.
|Frey, Charles F., 1929- / [1968-2013]||
Title: Charles F. Frey papers 1968-2013 bulk 1971-1973
Extent: 2.5 linear feet
Abstract: Charles F. Frey was a Professor of Surgery at the University of Michigan, chairman of the Michigan Emergency Services Health Council, founder of the University Association for Emergency Medical Services, chairman of the American College of Surgeons' Michigan Committee on Trauma, and a member of the Washtenaw County Emergency Medical Service Health Council. Frey is known for his work in the development of emergency management systems at a state and national level, for the development of medical specializations in trauma, and for pancreatic surgery research. The collection includes correspondence, reports, records of emergency medicine organizations, and Frey's autobiographical account of his work in emergency medicine.
|Friars (Musical group) / [1956-1993]||
Title: Friars (Musical Group) records 1956-1993 bulk 1963-1992
Extent: 0.4 linear feet
Abstract: University of Michigan a capella octet formed in 1955, composed of members of the men's glee club. Collection consists of Topical files and photographs.
|Friends of the Jordan River Watershed. / [1967-2012]||
Title: Friends of the Jordan River Watershed records 1967-2012 bulk 1990-2008
Extent: 7 linear feet
Abstract: The Friends of the Jordan River Watershed. Records contains the organizational and non-organizational records of conservation activities pertaining to the Jordan River and other fresh water bodies in the northwest corner of Michigan's Lower Peninsula.
|Frieze, Henry S. (Henry Simmons), 1817-1889. / [1835-1920]||
Title: Henry Simmons Frieze Papers 1835-1920
Extent: 1.3 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of Latin and acting president of University of Michigan. Correspondence, 1855-1856, to his wife, describing his travels and experiences in Europe; also material pertaining to affairs of University of Michigan, including letters from Andrew D. White of Cornell University; biographical and genealogical material on Frieze, eighteen volumes of records of European travel; and photographs.
|Frisbie, Nora G., collector. / [1918-1982 (scattered dates)]||
Title: Nora G. Frisbie papers 1918-1982 (scattered dates)
Extent: 1 folders
Abstract: Her uncle, Robert Granville served as a sergeant, 337th Field Hospital in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition." Collection includes two papers, 1982, consisting of typescripts of letters of Robert Granville, written while in military training at Camp Custer, 1917-1918, and as a member of the Polar Bear expedition; also scattered clippings, and photograph.
|From Scholarly Promise to Achievement: A Selection of Distinguished Rackham Ph.D.'s of the Past Fifty Years (Ann Arbor, 1988) / ||
Title: Exhibition photograph collection 1988
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Exhibition photographs and captions used in the fiftieth anniversary celebration of the Rackham Building, 1988. Also includes related correspondence. Mainly photographs of distinguished Rackham Ph.D. holders.
|Frost, Wallace, 1892-1962. / [circa 1939-1962]||
Title: Wallace Frost papers circa 1939-1962
Extent: 0.1 linear feet
Abstract: Detroit area architect. Blueprints of selected buildings, biographical materials, advertising and financial material relating to Pittsfield Village, Ann Arbor, Mich., and photographs.