Browse Bentley Historical Library Finding Aids
Browse by: 
La Le Lg Li Ll Lo Lu Ly
There are 2961 items in this collection
Browsing Creators starting with Lo.
Creator / [Collection date] Item information
Lockley, George, 1836- Title: George Lockley papers [microform]
Extent: 1 microfilms
Lombard, Warren P. (Warren Plimpton), 1855-1939 Title: Warren P. Lombard papers
Extent: 3 linear feet (in 4 boxes)
Abstract: Professor of physiology at the University of Michigan; correspondence, speeches, and other materials concerning U-M Medical School activities, the Ann Arbor Red Cross, the Ann Arbor Art Association, and Lombard’s interest in art and etching.
Lombard, Warren P. (Warren Plimpton), 1855-1939 Title: Warren P. Lombard pamphlets and reprints
Extent: 1 box
Lone Tree Council. Title: Lone Tree Council records
Extent: 5 linear feet
Abstract: The Lone Tree Council is an environmental organization founded in 1978 by citizens of Bay City, MI looking to prevent the Consumer Power Company nuclear construction. Since its inception the Lone Tree Council has focused on other environmental problems such as water pollution in the Saginaw Bay and Tittabawassee River. The collection mainly consists of collected reports from the Environmental Protection Agency and Dow Chemical Company, but also contains educational materials and press statements from the Lone Tree Council.
Long, Thomas G., 1883-1973 Title: Thomas G. Long papers
Extent: 6 linear feet
Abstract: Detroit, Michigan attorney, member of the board of directors of the Michigan Bell Telephone Company. Testimony taken in telephone company rate cases, decisions of the utilities commissioners, and miscellaneous court cases.
Longyear, John Wesley, 1820-1875 Title: John Wesley Longyear Papers
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Republican congressman and U.S. district judge from Lansing, Michigan. Correspondence, business and legal papers, manuscript addresses, photographs, and miscellaneous items; include material concerning Michigan politics and his Civil War activities as a member of Congress; journal, 1871 containing a few brief entries on business matters.
Loomis, Ralph A., 1923- Title: Ralph Loomis Papers
Extent: 6.5 linear feet
Abstract: Ralph A. Loomis was a professor of English in the English and Humanities department of the College of Engineering at the University of Michigan. He made significant contributions to faculty governance while teaching at the University of Michigan, 1953-1993. The collection ranges from 1963 to 1989 (bulk 1968-1975, 1983). The records contain information on the College of Engineering and the Department of English, including the dissolution of the Department and Loomis' involvement in many committees on campus, and documentation of the Johnathan Marwil court case.
Lorch, Emil, 1870-1963 Title: Emil Lorch Papers
Extent: 18 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of architecture at the University of Michigan; includes correspondence, professional organizational activities files, documentation, photographs, and architectural drawings accumulated during his work with the Michigan Historic Buildings Survey
Losh, Hazel Marie, 1898-1978 Title: Hazel Marie Losh papers
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of astronomy at the University of Michigan, friend and booster of U-M athletics and athletes; correspondence, speeches, class materials, and photographs.
Loughray, John J., collector Title: John J. Loughray collection
Extent: 1.1 linear feet (1 box and 1 oversize folder)
Abstract: John J. Loughray's collection of materials relating to the history of Northern Michigan, particularly Roscommon County and logging activity.
Louis Sands Salt and Lumber Company (Manistee, Mich.) Title: Louis Sands Salt and Lumber Company (Manistee, Mich.) records
Extent: 7.5 linear feet
Abstract: Manistee, Michigan business firm; financial records, letterpress books, time books, and other records detailing to various business activities.
Louis, Joe, 1914-1981 Title: Joe Louis scrapbooks and papers
Extent: 93 volumes
Abstract: Champion prize fighter of Detroit, Michigan. Scrapbooks, 1935-1941 (arranged chronologically by bout), and clippings, articles, and fan letters, 1948-1951, relating to his career as a boxer.
Love, Edmund G. Title: Edmund G. Love papers
Extent: 7 linear feet
Abstract: Author from New York and Flint, Michigan. Diaries, writing journals, drafts of writings, copies of books and articles, and miscellaneous correspondence and publisher's contracts; and photographs.
Lovejoy, Parrish Storrs, 1884-1992 Title: P.S. Lovejoy Papers
Extent: 5 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of forestry in the School of Natural Resources at the University of Michigan, active in conservation movement, first head of the Michigan Game Division and a popular writer on conservation topics; papers consist of correspondence (including Aldo Leopold and Gifford Pinchot and leading conservationists), reports, writings and photographs.
Lowe, Berenice Bryant. Title: Berenice Bryant Lowe Papers
Extent: 0.8 linear feet
Abstract: Local historian and collector of historical manuscripts. Materials concerning Sojourner Truth, Black abolitionist who settled in Battle Creek, Michigan in 1857; miscellaneous letters of John G. Whittier, George W. Cable; correspondence of Lowe with writer Gerald Carson; diaries of 1963 trip to Europe; and miscellanea and photographs.
Lowell, Dwight Nelson, collector, -1907 Title: D. N. Lowell collection of pamphlets and publications
Extent: 60 items (in 6 bound volumes; approximate)
Abstract: University of Michigan graduate, 1867, and lawyer in Macomb County, Michigan. Collection of pamphlets and other printed material relating to history of the university, the legal profession and other matters.
Lowery, Percival C., 1885-1978 Title: Percival C. Lowery papers
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Percival C. Lowery graduated from the University of Michigan College of Dental Surgery in 1910. In his private practice, Lowery avidly pursued improvements in the use of new materials and new techniques and shared his research and practice with his colleagues through his writing. Lowery was an expert in the field of maxillofacial prosthodontics and dental esthetics. His papers document his research, his involvement in professional organizations, and his interest in and support of the University of Michigan School of Dentistry.