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Michener, Earl C. (Earl Cory), 1876-1957. / [1898-1934] Title: Earl C. Michener papers 1898-1934 1940-1954 bulk 1904-1934
Extent: 13 linear feet
Abstract: Adrian, Michigan attorney and Republican congressman, 1919-1933 and 1935-1951. Correspondence, 1898-1934, newspaper clippings, 1920-1950, including materials concerning veterans and other constituent affairs, political campaigns, the Republican Party, the influence of the Ku Klux Klan in the election of 1924, and personal affairs.
Michigamua. / [1902-1992] Title: Michigamua Records 1902-1992
Extent: 6 oversize folders
Abstract: University of Michigan senior honors society with initiation rites, costumes and other rituals based on supposed Native Amerincan traditions; records include chronological "tribe" files, minutes of meetings, topical files, visual materials, and printed materials.
Michigan Abortion Referendum Committee. / [1969-1972] Title: Michigan Abortion Referendum Committee Records 1969-1972
Extent: 5 linear feet
Abstract: Organization formed to coordinate support for abortion reform in Michigan in the 1972 statewide election. The record group includes position papers, surveys, mailings, press releases, correspondence, visual materials, and clippings relating to the campaign.
Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters. / [1894-1980] Title: Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters records 1894-1980
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Papers, 1894-1980, of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters (named the Michigan Academy prior to 1921), a professional association of researchers and academicians. Include minutes, financial records, membership lists, and founding documents.
Michigan Alliance of Cooperatives. / [1986-1989] Title: Michigan Alliance of Cooperatives videocassettes 1986-1989 undated
Extent: 7 linear feet
Michigan Alzheimer's Disease Research Center. / [1988-1999] Title: Michigan Alzheimer's Disease Research Center records, 1988-1999
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: MADRC began in 1989 at the University of Michigan with funding from the National Institute on Aging. Goals of the center include promoting research and education on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias with an emphasis on clinical and basic research. Records pertain to the administration of the center, and include research grants, satellite clinic training material, and material from conferences, committees and seminars devoted to promoting recent findings in Alzheimer's research and treatment.
Michigan Archaeological Society. / [1924-2015] Title: Michigan Archaeological Society records 1924-2015, bulk 1956-2010
Extent: 5.5 linear feet
Abstract: Organization concerned with the exploration of the cultures, artifacts, and peoples of early Michigan; records include background information, administrative files, local chapter materials, and topical files.
Michigan Association for Children with Emotional Disorders. / [1957-1991] Title: Michigan Association for Children with Emotional Disorders Records 1957-1991 bulk 1957-1980
Extent: 3.5 linear feet
Abstract: Organization established to provide support to families having children with emotional disorders and to educate the public about children with emotional disorders and the kinds of services they require. Organizational records include annual meeting files and subject files; also materials from chapters throughout the state.
Michigan Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. / [1946-2005] Title: Michigan Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance records, 1946-2005
Extent: 18 linear feet
Abstract: State organization founded in 1927 to promote physical education in schools and tring of Physical education teachers. Records consist of files and photographs relating to the administration and activities of the organization.
Michigan Association for Media in Education. / [1949-1999] Title: Michigan Association for Media in Education records 1949-1999
Extent: 23 linear feet
Abstract: Records largely of predecessor organizations, the Michigan Association of School Librarians and the Michigan Audio-Visual Association; includes photographs.
Michigan Association of Christian Churches. / [1878-1949] Title: Michigan Association of Christian Churches records 1878-1949
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: State parent organization of the Disciples of Christ; organizational records, prior to 1949, of the predecessor organization, the Michigan Christian Missionary Society.
Michigan Association of Speech Communication. / [1940-1997] Title: Michigan Association of Speech Communication records 1940-1997 bulk 1970-1990
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: Originally an organization of speech teacher; minutes, financial reports, budgets, topical files on association activities, committee reports, conference journals, and membership directories published by the association.
Michigan Association of Teacher Educators. / [1947-1983] Title: Michigan Association of Teacher Educators records 1947-1983
Extent: 3 linear feet
Abstract: Organization of educators responsible for directing or supervising the work of student teachers. Annual reports, conference files, minutes, newsletters, and other records of the organization.
Michigan Audubon Society. / [1913-1992] Title: Michigan Audubon Society Records 1913-1992 bulk 1913-1988
Extent: 4.75 linear feet
Abstract: State Audubon society established in 1904; records include historical and background information; files of annual meetings of executive committee and board of directors; files relating society's activities, to its nature centers and bird sanctuaries, and to the operation and activities of local chapters within the state; also correspondence and scattered photographs.
Michigan Bell Telephone Company. / [1949-1983] Title: Michigan Bell Telephone Company Photographs 1949-1983
Extent: 63 linear feet (in 93 boxes)
Abstract: Photographs (positive and negative), slides, and transparencies taken by the company's photographers to document company activities, products, services, employees at work and at leisure, company exhibits and commemorations, and the response of the company to natural disasters and civil disturbances.
Michigan. Board of State Tax Commissioners. / [1900] Title: Michigan Board of State Tax Commissioners, Michigan Railroad Appraisal record books 1900
Extent: 9 oversize volumes
Abstract: Reports of comprehensive Michigan Railroad Appraisal, providing evaluations of every railroad in the state, directed by Mortimer E. Cooley at the request of Governor Hazen Pingree; also appraisals of plank roads and canals built in Michigan.
Michigan Botanical Club. / [1941-2009] Title: Michigan Botanical Club Records 1941-2009
Extent: 6 linear feet
Abstract: Organization formed in 1941 with the purpose of conserving all plants native to Michigan. The name of the organization was originally the Michigan Wildflower Association. The name was changed in 1949. Series in record group include: History and constitution; Membership records; Minutes; Reports; Newsletters; Financial materials; Correspondence; Chapter records; and Activities files.
Michigan Campaign for Human Dignity. / [1992-1994] Title: Michigan Campaign for Human Dignity Records 1992-1994
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract: Organization established to oppose potential ballot proposals intended to nullify state and local legislation prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation. Minutes, newsletters, and other files documenting the arguments and techniques used by both those promoting and opposing state ballot initiatives limiting protection of the civil rights of lesbians and gay males.
Michigan Central Railroad Company. / [1837-1990] Title: Michigan Central Railroad Company records 1837-1990 bulk 1837-1928
Extent: 25.7 linear feet
Abstract: The Michigan Central Railroad Company was originally incorporated to provide rail service between Detroit, Michigan and St. Joseph, Michigan. The records consist of letter books of the company president and general manager, administrative records, financial papers, maps, and photographs. Included is correspondence from Alpheus Felch, James F. Joy, and William Woodbridge.
Michigan. Circuit Court (Wayne County) / [1822-1851] Title: Wayne County Circuit Court records 1822-1851
Extent: 3 linear feet (34 microfilm rolls and 2000 items)
Abstract: Microfilm of court journals, calendars, and case files; photocopy of court agenda, 1838; and miscellaneous case listings and indices; also selective photostatic copies of the microfilm.
Michigan Citizen (Highland Park, Mich.) / [ 1933-2015 ] Title: Michigan Citizen Records 1933-2015 bulk 1990-2010
Extent: 189.2 MB (online)
Abstract: The Michigan Citizen was a weekly African American newspaper published from 1978 to 2014, and distributed in Benton Harbor, the City of Highland Park, and the City of Detroit, Michigan. The Michigan Citizen Records consist of the weekly issues of the Michigan Citizen newspaper, the subject files used by the newspaper staff, reporter's notes, correspondence written to the editor of the Michigan Citizen, and hundreds of photographs.
Michigan Citizens Against Toxic Substances. / [1973-1999] Title: Michigan Citizens Against Toxic Substances records 1973-1999 bulk 1989-1998
Extent: 7 linear feet
Abstract: Michigan Citizens Against Toxic Substances (MCATS) was a grassroots environmental organization that was formed in response to a proposed hazardous waste disposal facility in Augusta Township, Michigan. MCATS raised awareness in the surrounding communities about the dangers against such a facility, through technical research, meetings, press releases and various other activities. The records reflect MCATS’ active opposition against the proposed hazardous waste facility.
Michigan Citizens for Humphrey and Muskie. / [1968] Title: Michigan Citizens for Humphrey and Muskie records 1968
Extent: 0.3 linear feet
Abstract: Political organization supporting the Democratic ticket for President in 1968. Correspondence and financial records concerning the campaign; also papers and photographs concerning the pre-convention campaign for the nomination of Hubert Humphrey for President.
Michigan. Civil Service Study Commission. / [1935-1941] Title: Michigan Civil Service Study Commission records 1935-1941
Extent: 6 linear feet
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, minutes, financial records, drafts of bills and clippings, including the 1936 report of the Public Administration Service on existing conditions in Michigan.
Michigan Coalition Against the Death Penalty. / [1966-1987] Title: Michigan Coalition Against the Death Penalty records 1966-1987
Extent: 1.2 linear feet
Abstract: Citizen action group formed in 1979 to provide information to the public concerning the legal, ethical, and practical implications of capital punishment. Executive committee memoranda and minutes, position statements, press material, newsletters and other publications, and videocassette. Citizen action group formed in 1979 to provide information to the public concerning the legal, ethical, and practical implications of capital punishment. Executive committee memoranda and minutes, position statements, press material, newsletters and other publications, and videocassette.
Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Owners  / [ 1994-2007 ] Title: Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Owners records 1994-2007
Extent: 1.09 GB (online)
Abstract: Historical documents of the Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Owners collected by organization president David K. Felbeck, including board minutes, newspaper articles, web pages, correspondence, images, and other documents. Chiefly Microsoft Word files, also some website files and other formats.
Michigan Commission of the United Ministries in Higher Education. / [1963-1982] Title: Michigan Commission of the United Ministries in Higher Education Records 1963-1982
Extent: 9.5 linear feet
Abstract: Organization established to facilitate ecumenical and state-wide cooperation among various college and university Christian church groups. Records include historical background information; records documenting relations among the participating denominations; affiliate records; and administrative records.
Michigan. Commission on Reform and Modernization of Government. / [1938-1939] Title: Michigan Commission on Reform and Modernization of Government records 1938-1939
Extent: 1 linear feet (in 2 boxes)
Abstract: Special commission appointed by Governor Frank Murphy and headed by Professor J. Ralston Hayden of University of Michigan. Correspondence, news releases and drafts of the report.
Michigan Congress of Parents and Teachers. / [1891-1961] Title: Michigan Congress of Parents and Teachers records 1891-1961
Extent: 18 linear feet
Abstract: Michigan branch of a national parent and teacher organization; organizational records include convention books, minutes of meetings, treasurer's reports, and scrapbooks.
Michigan Daily (Organization) / [1950-2006] Title: Michigan Daily records 1950-2006
Extent: 45 linear feet
Abstract: University of Michigan student newspaper. Records include biographical information about University of Michigan faculty, staff, and administrators, including news clippings, news releases, and curriculum vitae; and negatives and contact prints of images of University buildings, student and staff activities, athletic events, and life in Ann Arbor, Michigan; and portraits of faculty, staff, and administrators.
Michigan Dental Association. / [1856-2006] Title: Michigan Dental Association records 1856-2006
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: Formerly the Michigan State Dental Association. Minute books and subject files relating to its activities; also scrapbooks of association's women's auxiliary.
Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center Records, 1976-1998 / [1976-1998] Title: Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center records 1976-1998
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: The Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center group contains administrative files, meeting minutes, and planning documentation related to the establishment and operations of the university's Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center (MDRTC) from 1976-1998. The MDRTC is one of a nationwide system of diabetes research and training centers designed to support research in diabetes and its management, train researchers and care-givers, and establish model-care units.
Michigan Ecumenical Forum. / [1916-2002] Title: Michigan Ecumenical Forum records 1916-2002
Extent: 27 linear feet
Abstract: Church organization, successor to the Michigan Council of Churches; established to facilitate interfaith cooperation and to promote ecumenical action on issues of social concern. Administrative and topical files relating to special projects and general activities, notably in the areas of Christian education, missions, and seminal issues such as world peace, environmentalism, and social justice.
Michigan Environmental Council. / [1925-2012] Title: Michigan Environmental Council records 1925-2012 bulk 1980-2005
Extent: 57.5 linear feet
Abstract: The Lansing-based Michigan Environmental Council (MEC) formed in 1980 to coordinate lobbying and other member activities, distribute information, and monitor the environmental policies of state government. More recently, the council has focused almost exclusively on distributing information, directing funding, and building broad consensus on land use issues. The MEC records include information on significant environmental issues in Michigan as well as administrative papers pertaining to the council's operation.
Michigan Farmers Union. / [1948-2008] Title: Michigan Farmers Union records 1948-2008
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Organization of farmers whose purpose is to promote the welfare and preservation of family farms; minutes, newsletters reports, correspondence, and other organizational records.
Michigan Fellowship of Reconciliation. / [1940-1960] Title: Michigan Fellowship of Reconciliation Records 1940-1960
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Religious pacifist organization; correspondence, minutes of meetings, files of the editor of the Michigan F.O.R. News, topical files, and sound recording.
Michigan Football Centennial Committee. / [1978-1981] Title: Michigan Football Centennial Committee records 1978-1981
Extent: 0.8 linear feet
Abstract: Committee established to celebrate 100th anniversary of University of Michigan football; files relating to U-M football and to the work of the committee.
Michigan Garden Clubs. / [1931-2009] Title: Michigan Garden Clubs records 1931-2009
Extent: 7.3 linear feet (in 8 boxes)
Abstract: The Michigan Garden Clubs was formed in 1931 as an organization of separate Michigan gardening groups. The record group includes administrative and historical files, activities files, awards, correspondence, yearbooks, and photographs.
Michigan Historic Preservation Network. / [1980-2004] Title: Michigan Historic Preservation Network Records 1980-2004
Extent: 9 linear feet (in 17 boxes)
Abstract: Statewide organization established in part to create an awareness of Michigan's cultural heritage and architectural history and to encourage the preservation and stewardship of important state historic resources. Records document the administration and programs of the Network, including conferences, publications, training sessions, and awards given for local preservation achievements.
Michigan Historical Collection / [1918-1919] Title: Michigan Historical Collections Polar Bear Expedition photograph collection 1918-1919
Extent: 1 folders
Abstract: The Michigan Historical Collections Polar Bear Expedition Photograph Collection includes images relating to the American intervention in north Russia, 1918-1919, the "Polar Bear Expedition." The provenance of most of the photographs has been lost and therefore these images have been grouped together by subject into an artificial accumulation.
Michigan Historical Collection / [circa 1860-1959] Title: Michigan Historical Collections topical photograph collection circa 1860-1959
Extent: 0.5 linear feet (in 2 boxes)
Abstract: The Michigan Historical Collections Topical Photograph Collection offer a broad and varied glimpse into nearly one hundred years of Michigan history, from the 1860s into the 1950s. The provenance of most of the photographs has been lost and therefore these images have been grouped together by subject into an artificial accumulation. Subjects depicted range from industry and transportation to clothing styles and social customs.
Michigan Historical Collections. / [1980-1982] Title: G. Mennen Williams and Nancy Quirk Williams oral history project 1980-1982
Extent: 3 linear feet
Abstract: Oral history project of the Michigan Historical Collection to document politics and government during the gubernatorial administration of G. Mennen Williams; transcripts of interviews, sound cassettes, and administrative records of the project.
Michigan Historical Collections. / [circa 1860-1960] Title: University of Michigan Faculty and Staff Portraits circa 1860-1960
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: Portrait photographs of University of Michigan faculty, administrators and staff.
Michigan Historical Collections. / [1963-1968] Title: Frank Murphy Oral History Project 1963-1968
Extent: 1 linear feet (in 2 boxes)
Abstract: Transcripts of oral interviews conducted by University of Michigan history professor Sidney Fine in cooperation with the Michigan Historical Collections with individuals on the subject of the life and times of Michigan governor and U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Frank Murphy; and sound recordings of the interviews.
Michigan Historical Collections. / [1977-1979] Title: Immigration Sources Project records 1977-1979
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: Project established by the Michigan Historical Collections of the University of Michigan to survey archival records relating to the study of immigration in the Netherlands, Poland, Finland, Ireland, and Michigan. Administrative files.
Michigan Historical Collections. / [circa 1850-1933] Title: Immigration Sources Project (Netherlands) records circa 1850-1933
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: Papers collected in the Netherlands under the auspices of the Immigration Sources Project of the Michigan Historical Collections. Copies of letters and other materials of Dutch immigrants to Michigan written to friends and relatives in the Netherlands.
Michigan Historical Collections (collector) / [1913-1962] Title: Michigan municipal charters 1913-1962
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: Municipal charters of various Michigan cities, some include amendments.
Michigan Historical Collections (collector) / [circa 1861-1865] Title: Civil War Portrait Collection circa 1861-1865
Extent: 0.2 linear feet
Michigan Historical Collections (collector) / [circa 1860-1950] Title: University of Michigan student portraits circa 1860-1950 bulk 1870-1920
Extent: 2000 photographs (in 10 boxes.; approximate)
Abstract: Portraits of University of Michigan students, ca. 1860-ca.1950, gathered from a number of sources.
Michigan Historical Records Survey. / [1936-1942] Title: Michigan Historical Records Survey records 1936-1942
Extent: 47 linear feet
Abstract: Reports and administrative records of WPA project to survey historical records in Michigan; includes correspondence, drafts of guides to county archives, proceedings of county boards of supervisors, field reports of workers, and copies of land patents for some counties; also material relating to the history of Blacks in Michigan.
Michigan Historical Records Survey. / [1936-1941] Title: Michigan Imprints Inventory records 1936-1941
Extent: 5 linear feet
Abstract: Project of the Work Projects Administration in Michigan. Notes on books and pamphlets published in Michigan between 1796 and 1876.
Michigan Initiative for Women's Health. / [1993-1997] Title: Michigan Initiative for Women's Health records 1993-1997
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: A multidisciplinary program, based at the University of Michigan, formed in 1992 to promote research and education on women's health issues; includes correspondence, publicity material, grant files, and audiotapes of interviews and seminars.
Michigan Interfaith Council on Alcohol Problems. / [1933-2005] Title: Michigan Interfaith Council on Alcohol Problems records 1933-2005
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: Records of the Michigan Interfaith Council on Alcohol Problems and affiliated organizations. MICAP is a Lansing based organization dedicated to “solving the alcohol problem.” The series in the record group are: the Executive Director’s Files, Topical Files related to alcohol and gambling, Audits and Financial Information, Publications, and Board meetings.
Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association / [1897-2006] Title: Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association records 1897-2006 bulk 1974-2002
Extent: 53 linear feet
Abstract: The Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association (MIFA) was founded in 1933 to administer high school forensics contests throughout the state of Michigan. The policies and activities of MIFA are determined by a Forensic Council, and records pertaining to the council are included as a subseries in this collection. There are four main speech activities that are sponsored by MIFA: debate, individual events, drama/theatre, and legislative debate. Materials pertaining to specific components of these general activities form the bulk of the collection. Overall, the records largely span the years 1974-2004, although older items are scattered throughout the collection, including materials from two legacy organizations.
Michigan Interscholastic Press Association. / [1928-1972] Title: Michigan Interscholastic Press Association records 1928-1972
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Organization of advisors of school publications, sponsored by the journalism department at the University of Michigan, 1921-1972. Annual reports and minutes of executive committee; files relating to conventions, conferences and workshops; correspondence and miscellaneous subject files; and photographs.
Michigan. Justice of the Peace (Ypsilanti : Township) / [1874-1910] Title: Michigan. Justice of the Peace (Ypsilanti : Township) records 1874-1910
Extent: 22 oversize volumes
Abstract: Justice, civil and criminal docket books of the first and second districts of Ypsilanti township, Washtenaw County, Michigan.
Michigan Land Use Institute. / [1995-2007] Title: Michigan Land Use Institute records 1995-2007
Extent: 47 linear feet
Abstract: Records of the Michigan Land Use Institute, a northern-Michigan based environmental and regional planning organization. The Institute uses local programming and local and statewide political lobbying to establish an approach to economic and physical development that strengthens communities, limits suburban sprawl, and protects Michigan’s natural resources. This record group contains correspondence, reports, conference papers, and publications related to the organization and its goals.
Michigan Leaders in Community Health Nursing Oral History Project. / [1986-1997] Title: Michigan Leaders in Community Health Nursing Oral History Project records 1986-1997
Extent: 1.3 linear feet
Abstract: Oral history project focused on elder public health and community health nurses. Project leader Stephanie Myers Schim completed a dissertation based on the interviews. Administrative files on the project, background material on interviews, audio cassette tapes, transcripts of some interviews, and articles on the project including the dissertation "Leadership Expression of Elder Community Health Nurse Leaders in Michigan."
Michigan. Legislature. / [1875-1990] Title: Michigan Legislature photograph collection 1875-1990
Extent: 3 oversize folders
Abstract: Group and composite portraits of the members of the Michigan Legislature.
Michigan Library Association / [ 1891-1991 ] Title: Michigan Library Association records 1891-1991
Extent: 45 linear feet
Michigan Manufacturer's Association. / [1902-1997] Title: Michigan Manufacturers Association records 1902-1997
Extent: 20 linear feet
Abstract: Organization established in 1902 to represent the interests of industrial manufacturers in dealings with state government; publications, administrative records, correspondence, topical files, photographs, and other materials detailing the work of the organization.
Michigan Medical Self-Determination Association. / [1984-1992] Title: Michigan Medical Self-Determination Association Records 1984-1992
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract: Advocacy organization officially established to defend the rights of terminally-ill patients. The focus of the organization was directed toward legislative and educational activities. Series in collection include Board of Directors consisting of minutes, correspondence, bylaws and resolutions, and related materials; Educational/Outreach Activity consisting of subject files, newsletters, and press releases; and Legislative/Lobbying Activity which includes correspondence, copies of bills, and statements about legislation.
Michigan Memorial Phoenix Project. / [1947-2003] Title: Michigan Memorial Phoenix Project records 1947-2003, bulk 1950-1980
Extent: 51 linear feet
Abstract: Intended as a living memorial to former students, faculty, and staff who died in World War II, the Michigan Memorial Phoenix Project is dedicated to the study of peacetime applications of atomic energy. The records include significant material relating to the origins of the project and extensive documentation of research conducted over the course of nearly fifty years. In addition, the files include correspondence, minutes, reports, development and director topical files.
Michigan Memorial Phoenix Project. / [1949-ongoing] Title: Michigan Memorial Phoenix Project publications 1949-[ongoing], bulk 1949-1961
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: University of Michigan based project founded as a memorial to university students, faculty and staff who died in World War II and dedicated to the study of peacetime applications of atomic energy. Includes miscellaneous pamphlets, annual reports, brochures, bulletins, manuals, newsletters, proceedings, proposals, and reports relating to the project and its sponsored research.
Michigan Migrant Ministry. / [1946-1969] Title: Michigan Migrant Ministry Records 1946-1969 bulk 1954-1969
Extent: 2.5 linear feet
Abstract: Missionary agency of the Michigan Council of Churches. Correspondence, staff reports on local projects, annual reports, treasurer's reports and related printed material; and papers, 1965-1968, of Michigan Migrant Opportunity, Inc. [federally funded organization jointly administered by the Michigan Council of Churches and the Michigan Catholic Conference], including correspondence and reports.
Michigan Municipal League. / [1928-1977] Title: Michigan Municipal League records 1928-1977
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Advisory organization to Michigan local governments; correspondence, reports, and clippings and scrapbooks relating to organizational activities.
Michigan Natural Areas Council. / [1938-2005] Title: Michigan Natural Areas Council Records 1938-2005 bulk 1952-1990
Extent: 12 linear feet
Abstract: The Michigan Natural Areas Council papers document environmental advocacy activities in Michigan from the mid 1940s through 2003. The record group includes numerous reports and articles on natural areas in Michigan, legislative proceedings regarding those areas, photos, slides, correspondence between Michigan’s myriad environmental groups, data collected on the natural areas, and maps.
Michigan Nature Association. / [1945-2013] Title: Michigan Nature Association records 1945-2013 bulk 1961-1999
Extent: 7 linear feet
Abstract: The Michigan Nature Association is a non-profit organization concerned with nature education and the purchase and maintenance of land throughout the state for the establishment of natural sanctuaries. The record group includes early papers of the organization, administrative files, correspondence, property and land files, topical files, publications, some visual materials, and legal materials associated with their opposition to the construction of transmission lines in a nature sanctuary.
Michigan. Office of the Auditor General. / [1840-1937] Title: Michigan Office of the Auditor General records 1840-1937
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: Miscellaneous records of the Michigan Office of the Auditor General.
Michigan Organization for Human Rights. / [1973-1994] Title: Michigan Organization for Human Rights Records 1973-1994
Extent: 13 linear feet
Abstract: A coalition of state and local human rights organizations, served as resource, lobbying and educational agent for organizations and individuals engaged in struggle to eliminate all forms of discrimination, gay and lesbian rights became an early focus of MOHR. Records document founding and administration of the organization and numerous, legislative lobbying efforts and other activities.
Michigan Peaceworks. / [2001-2011] Title: Michigan Peaceworks records 2001-2011
Extent: 4.5 linear feet (in 6 boxes)
Abstract: Michigan Peaceworks (MPW) was an Ann Arbor based grassroots organization dedicated to peace, social justice, and human rights that was founded in 2001 following the September 11th attacks. The collection includes material related to their public events and outreach activities in Ann Arbor. These events and activities are well represented in posters, fliers, and photographs.
Michigan Photographers Society. / [circa 1880-1925] Title: Michigan Photographers Society photographs circa 1880-1925
Extent: 0.3 linear feet
Abstract: Organization of Michigan photographers; collected copyprints of historical images.
Michigan Political History Society. / [1995-2013] Title: Michigan Political History Society oral history collection 1995-2013
Extent: 28 optical disks (in 2 boxes; DVDs)
Michigan Public Health Association. / [1921-1989] Title: Michigan Public Health Association records 1921-1989
Extent: 21 linear feet
Abstract: Minutes of board of directors, and house of delegates, reports of annual conferences, treasurer's records, newsletters, miscellaneous topical files, and photographs.
Michigan Public Media. / [2008-2011] Title: Out of the Blue: The Michigan Difference (television program) 2008-2011
Extent: 112.4 GB
Abstract: Division within the Office of the Vice President for Communications; comprised of Michigan Radio and the Michigan Channel and also responsible for content contributed to other outlet. Includes three seasons of Out of the Blue: The Michigan Difference, a program that originally aired on the Big Ten Network; also includes archived websites.
Michigan Quarterly Review. / [1968-2007] Title: Michigan Quarterly Review Records 1968-2007
Extent: 8 linear feet
Abstract: Founded in 1962 Michigan Quarterly Review is the University of Michigan's flagship scholarly journal. It is a multidisciplinary publication devoted to new and creative works of fiction, essays, book reviews, memoirs, interviews, poetry, and the graphic arts. The collection is primarily comprised of records and correspondence created during the tenure of the magazine's third editor, Laurence Goldstein relating to the journal's regular publications, as well as its books and special issues.
Michigan Religious Coalition for Abortion Rights. / [1974-1993] Title: Michigan Religious Coalition for Abortion Rights Records 1974-1993
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract: Michigan chapter of organization of religious groups devoted to safeguarding access to legal abortion. Administrative files include minutes, financial records, lists, and policy and program committee reports; publicity and outreach files include news releases, clippings, newsletters, and other informational materials.
Michigan Roundtable for Diversity and Inclusion. / [1941-2011] Title: Michigan Roundtable for Diversity and Inclusion records 1941-2011
Extent: 9 linear feet
Abstract: Organization established to promote values of religious and racial tolerance; scrapbooks, program files, records of the women’s division, and photographs.
Michigan School Health Association. / [1933-1991] Title: Michigan School Health Association records 1933-1991
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: Organization concerned with school health programs and education. Records include constitution, board minutes, committee files, history of the organization, activities files, correspondence, publications, and photographs.
Michigan Schoolmasters' Club. / [1886-1969] Title: Michigan Schoolmasters' Club records 1886-1969
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: The records of the Michigan Schoolmaster' Club at the University of Michigan contain historical information, administrative files, and correspondence.
Michigan Sea Grant Program. / [1972-2004] Title: Michigan Seagrant Program, Publications 1972-2004
Extent: 5.5 linear feet
Abstract: The Michigan Sea Grant Program is a joint project between the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) addressing issues concerning the livelihood of the Michigan Great Lakes area. Includes technical reports, annual reports, newsletters, brochures and other printed material produced by the program.
Michigan Sea Grant Program. / [1969-2005] Title: Michigan Sea Grant Program records 1969-2005
Extent: 21 linear feet
Abstract: Established in 1969, Michigan Sea Grant is a joint program of the University of Michigan and Michigan State University. It is part of the National Sea Grant College Program, a network of 30 university-based programs in coastal states across the country. Michigan Sea Grant funds research projects and educational activities related to all aspects of the Great Lakes. The records document the administration, funding, research and educational programming of the Michigan Sea Grant Program.
Michigan Silversmiths Guild. / [1948-2001] Title: Michigan Silversmiths Guild Records 1948-2001
Extent: 1.5 linear feet
Abstract: The Michigan Silversmiths Guild was established in 1948 to provide support to silversmiths and those artisans who work in other metals through workshops, exhibitions, and other activities. Articles of incorporation and constitutions, history, minutes of executive board, membership lists, announcements and other mailings to members, and photographs.
Michigan State Federation of Women’s Clubs. / [1896-1957] Title: Michigan State Federation of Women’s Clubs records 1896-1957
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: State-wide organization coordinating some activities of local Women's Club; records include correspondence, reports and minutes of meetings.
Michigan State Grange. / [1873-2005] Title: Michigan State Grange Records 1873-2005
Extent: 55.5 linear feet
Abstract: Minutes of executive committee, 1874-2002 (with some gaps); minutes and proceedings of state convention, 1873-1880; financial records; and roster, 1873-1978, of lodges chartered by Michigan Grange, showing date of charter, location and other data; also records of various defunct local granges.
Michigan. State Land Office Board. / [1816-1924] Title: Michigan State Land Office Board records 1816-1924
Extent: 101 oversize volumes
Abstract: Records of United States land offices in Marquette and Grayling, Michigan. Plat and tract books containing the record of the survey and sale of public lands in Michigan.
Michigan Synodical Association. / [1873-1973] Title: Michigan Synodical Association Records 1873-1973 bulk 1942-1968
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Women's organization of the Michigan Synod of the Presbyterian Church of Michigan formed in 1919 through merger of the Michigan Woman's Foreign Missionary Society and the Michigan Woman's Foreign Missionary Society. papers include administrative files, annual reports, and minutes of committees and annual meetings
Michigan Technology Council. / [1968-1987] Title: Michigan Technology Council records 1968-1987 bulk 1978-1983
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Statewide organization based a the University of Michigan to promote cooperation between industry and educational institutions and to encourage industrial and economic development in Michigan. Records include correspondence, minutes of meetings, topical files and reports.
Michigan Theater Foundation. / [1981-2002] Title: Michigan Theater Foundation records 1981-2002 bulk 1984-1998
Extent: 4.5 linear feet (in 6 boxes)
Abstract: Michigan Theater Foundation was formed in 1979 when it purchased the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Mich., a historic landmark built in 1928 and restored by the fundraising efforts of the Foundation. The record group comprises administrative records, including files of the Executive Director, Board of Trustees and administrative committees; grant proposals, materials related to fundraising, theater restoration, renovation, and membership campaigns; descriptions of programs, series, and individual events taken place at the theater; publicity photographs, audio- and video (VHS) recordings, and outsize posters and calendars of events.
Michigan Today / [1968-2007] Title: Michigan Today records 1968-2007
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: Alumni magazine currently published by the University of Michigan News Services. Records include complete run of the print publication, selected online issues, and photographs collected in preparation for publication.
Michigan Union. / [1884-ongoing] Title: Michigan Union records 1884-[ongoing] bulk 1904-1995
Extent: 23 linear feet
Abstract: University of Michigan student organization formed to build and manage a student union, sponsors a variety of social and service programs and activities, includes records of building and financial committees and various activity/organization files including the University Mimes and the Union Opera (later renamed MUSKET) and scrapbooks and photographs of Union activities.
Michigan Union. / [1905-ongoing] Title: Michigan Union Publications 1905-[ongoing] 1908-1990
Extent: 2.5 linear feet
Abstract: Publications of the Michigan Union includes miscellaneous annual reports, brochures, constitutions, directories, histories, manuals, newsletters, organizational charts, programs, regulations, reprints, schedules of the Michigan Union; as well as musical scores and programs from the Michigan Union Opera, Mimes, and Musket productions.
Michigan United Conservation Clubs. / [1937-2004] Title: Michigan United Conservation Clubs records 1937-2004
Extent: 24 linear feet
Abstract: Federation of state conservation and environmental organizations. Administrative files, including minutes of board of directors and executive committee; press releases and other published materials; files of district organizations and of various organization committees; and photographs.
Michigan Visiting Nurse Corporation. / [1896-2010] Title: Michigan Visiting Nurses records 1896-2010
Extent: 11.3 linear feet
Abstract: Michigan Visiting Nurses was created by the integration of the Visiting Nurse Association of Huron Valley into the University of Michigan Health System beginning in 1998. The Visiting Nurse Association of Huron Valley formed in 1980 with the merger of the Ann Arbor Visiting Nurse Association (AAVNA) and the Ypsilanti Visiting Nurse Agency (YVNA). The Ann Arbor association was formed in 1896 with the establishment of the University Hospital Circle of the King's Daughters, name later changed to the Ann Arbor Public Health Nursing Association. The Ypsilanti Agency was founded in 1941. Records include: Secretary's record books and files consisting of minutes, reports, and related organizational documents; scrapbooks; financial records; and subject files.
Michigan Wolverine Student Cooperative (University of Michigan) / [1932-1943] Title: Michigan Wolverine Student Cooperative (University of Michigan) records 1932-1943
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Records, 1932-1943, of the Michigan Cooperative Boarding House of the University of Michigan, a cooperative eating club for students that was reorganized in 1937 as the Michigan Wolverine Student Cooperative. Include minutes, reports, correspondence, financial records and print materials.
Michigan Woman's Christian Temperance Union. / [1874-2006] Title: Michigan Woman's Christian Temperance Union records 1874-2006
Extent: 16 linear feet (in 17 boxes)
Abstract: State chapter of national temperance organization founded in 1874; records include correspondence of early W.C.T.U. workers, Alice E. H. Peters and Ella Eaton Kellogg; also minutes, scrapbooks, and other records of individual Michigan W.C.T.U. districts and chapters.
Michigan Women in Science. / [1972-1976] Title: Michigan Women In Science records 1972-1976
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract: Unit of the University of Michigan Center for Continuing Education of Women established in 1972 to provide a forum for women scientists at the university. History, correspondence, minutes, and subject files.
Michigan Women's Assembly. / [1982-1991] Title: Michigan Women's Assembly Records 1982-1991
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: The Michigan Women's Assembly (MWA) was the largest coalition of women's organizations in the state in the 1980's. The purpose of the MWA was to establish and implement a Platform designed to promote equal status for women in society. To qualify for membership the organization had to support the Equal Rights Amendment and "to not oppose the right of every women to secure an abortion." The records reflect MWA's organizational activity from 1982 to 1991.
Michiganensian. / [circa 1977-1981] Title: Michiganensian photograph collection circa 1977-1981
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
Abstract: University of Michigan student yearbook. Photos of student activities and organizations, athletics, and campus scenes.
Michigan-Ohio Regional Education Laboratory. / [1966-1969] Title: Michigan-Ohio Regional Education Laboratory records 1966-1969
Extent: 10 linear feet
Abstract: Minutes of board of directors, office files, tapes of educational programs and talks, and reports and publications.
Middle English dictionary. / [1860-2001] Title: Middle English Dictionary Citation Slips 1860-2001
Extent: 582 linear feet (in 1164 boxes)
Abstract: The Middle English Dictionary, a comprehensive dictionary of the English language as it was used between 1100 and 1500, was in production at the University of Michigan from 1930 to 2001. Collection contains 3 million citation slips used in compiling the Middle English Dictionary, including citations donated by Oxford English Dictionary and Cornell University in addition to those generated by systematic reading of Medieval English texts and manuscripts. Citations include vocabulary words along with context and notes concerning sources.
Middle English dictionary. / [1925-2008] Title: Middle English Dictionary records 1925-2008
Extent: 61 linear feet (in 91 boxes)
Abstract: The Middle English Dictionary (MED) is a comprehensive dictionary of the English language as it was used between 1100 and 1500. The MED was in production at the University of Michigan from 1930 to 2001. The collection contains correspondence of the chief editors, administrative records, files on editorial matters, and miscellaneous files and production material.
Mielke, William R. / [1918-1919] Title: William R. Mielke papers 1918-1919 2013
Extent: 17.9 MB (online)
Abstract: Michigan-born member of U.S. Army Co. I, 339th Infantry; served with the U.S. Polar Bear Expedition in Archangel, Russia. Collection includes Mielke's service records, a digital photograph of his grave marker, and digitized images of his service diary
Migrant Health Promotion (Organization) / [1982-2012] Title: Migrant Health Promotion records 1982-2012
Extent: 13.5 linear feet
Abstract: Organization established to improve the health and living conditions of migrant farmworkers in six states of the Upper Midwest. Administrative records; program files detailing operation of Camp Health Aide program and publication of Migrant Health Service Directory; topical files, and videotapes publicizing camp health aide program.
Milan Area Historical Society. / [1833-2008] Title: Milan Area Historical Society collection 1833-2008
Extent: 9 linear feet (in 11 boxes)
Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States. Michigan Commandery. / [1885-1951] Title: Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States, Michigan Commandery Records 1885-1951 bulk 1885-1931
Extent: 6 microfilms (3 linear feet, 1 oversize manuscript volume, and 6 published volumes)
Abstract: Membership applications containing biographical data and summary of military record; index to membership applications; membership register; minutes, 1901-1927; financial records, 1885-1931; library records; and twenty-six reminiscences and papers of Union veterans.
Mill Creek Research Council, inc. / [1960-1988] Title: Mill Creek Research Council, inc. records 1960-1988
Extent: 9 linear feet
Abstract: Citizen action group formed in 1964-1965 by Mrs. Virginia Denham to oppose the flooding of the Mill Creek area in Lima Township, Washtenaw County, Michigan, to improve sewage treatment for communities downstream on the Huron River. The organization also opposed creation of a Mill Creek Metropark by the Huron-Clinton Metropolitan Authority an developed the South Lima Township Historical District plan. Correspondence, environmental impact statements, administrative files, newsletters, newspaper articles, topical files, maps, and photographs.
Mill, Edward W. (Edward William), 1916-1977. / [1930-1977] Title: Edward W. Mill papers 1930-1977
Extent: 9 linear feet
Abstract: Teaching fellow in political science at the University of Michigan, later foreign service officer with the Division of Philippine Affairs in the Office of Far Eastern Affairs, U. S. Department of State, and professor of diplomacy and world affairs at Occidental College. Academic files, correspondence, papers relating to his work and interest in the Philippine Islands and Indonesia, topical files concerning his various academic interests, and photographs.
Millard, Frank G. (Frank Gurnee), 1897-1976. / [1904-1976] Title: Frank G. Millard Papers 1904-1976
Extent: 4 linear feet (in 6 boxes)
Abstract: Republican attorney general of Michigan, 1951-1954, general counsel of the Department of the Army. World War I letters, papers detailing work as chairman of the committee on emerging problems of the Michigan Constitutional Convention; miscellaneous genealogical material, and diaries and memoranda books; scrapbooks concerning political career, especially his service as state attorney general; and photographs.
Miller, Canfield, Paddock, and Stone (Firm) / [1902-1971] Title: Miller, Canfield, Paddock, and Stone records 1902-1971
Extent: 71 volumes
Abstract: Detroit law firm; minute books of various client businesses and philanthropic organizations; financial records; case logs; title opinions and abstracts.
Miller, Floyd Josiah, 1886-1954. / [1907-1954] Title: Floyd Josiah Miller papers 1907-1954
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Editor and publisher of the Daily Tribune; scrapbooks of newspaper columns and editorials, personal scrapbooks, diary, and miscellaneous.
Miller, Janette Estelle, 1879-1969 / [1886-1970] Title: Janette Estelle Miller papers 1886-1970
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Congregationalist missionary to Angola, and other members of the Miller family. Family letters, missionary newsletter, personal diaries concerning life in Hancock and Detroit, Michigan; Miller family materials; and photographs.
Miller, Philip F. (Philip Fall), 1915-1970. / [1932-1938] Title: Philip F. Miller papers 1932-1938 1954-1970
Extent: 6 linear feet
Abstract: Editor and publisher of the Daily Tribune; scrapbooks of newspaper columns and editorials, and miscellaneous.
Miller, Richard P. / [1970-1979] Title: Richard P. Miller papers 1970-1979
Extent: 3 linear feet
Abstract: Editor and publisher of the Daily Tribune; scrapbooks of newspaper columns and editorials.
Miller, Warren E. (Warren Edward), 1924- / [1950-1980] Title: Warren E. Miller Papers 1950-1980
Extent: 3.75 linear feet
Abstract: Director of the University of Michigan Center for Political Studies at the Institute of Social Research, 1970-1981, later program director of the Center for Political Studies; files relating to his education and to his career at the University of Michigan.
Milliken, Helen (Helen Wallbank) / [1965-1982] Title: Helen W. Milliken Papers 1965-1982 bulk 1969-1982
Extent: 18.4 linear feet
Abstract: Civic leader, wife of Michigan governor William Milliken; topical files relating to Artrain, the Michigan Council for the Arts, the International Women's Year, Youth for Understanding, women's rights issues, notably the Equal Rights Amendment, and environmental protection issues; correspondence files; appearance files; and photographs.
Milliken, William G., 1922- / [1961-1982] Title: William G. Milliken papers 1961-1982
Extent: 1000 linear feet
Abstract: Republican governor of Michigan, 1969-1982. Papers include governor's office correspondence, administrative and subject files, staff files, materials relating to his campaigns for governor and Republican Party affairs, and a limited amount of photographs and sound recordings.
Mills, William L., 1901-1988. / [1920-1988] Title: William L. Mills Papers 1920-1988 bulk 1950-1957
Extent: 1.3 linear feet (in 2 boxes)
Abstract: Dearborn, Michigan newspaper publisher; candidate for mayor of Dearborn in 1957. Papers relating to the Dearborn Independent newspaper; collected materials detailing the career of Dearborn mayor Orville Hubbard; campaign files documenting Mills' unsuccessful bid to unseat Hubbard in 1957; and photographs.
Minard, Fred E. / [1918-1919] Title: Fred E. Minard photograph collection 1918-1919
Extent: 187 digital files (296 MB)
Abstract: Photograph collection of a soldier with the 168th Co., United States Army Transportation Corps, serving near Murmansk, Russia in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1919, the "Polar Bear Expedition."
Minor J. Coon. / [1946-2004] Title: Minor J. Coon papers 1946-2004 bulk 1970-1999
Extent: 1.25 linear feet
Abstract: Professor and Chair of the Department of Biological Chemistry at the University of Michigan. Coon was internationally recognized for his pioneering research in P450 enzymes. Papers include topical files containing biographical and professional records, including reviews of the biological chemistry department from 1970-1988, awards, honorary degrees, lectureships, and programs. Also includes photographs that span Coon's 47-year career at the University of Michigan, with a focus on awards received.
Mitchell and McClure Lumber Company. / [1866-1928] Title: Mitchell and McClure Lumber Company records 1866-1928
Extent: 11 linear feet
Abstract: Records of the Mitchell and McClure Lumber Company of Saginaw, Michigan and Duluth, Minnesota. Correspondence and financial papers concerning company land and lumbering enterprises, and later activities in home building, silo construction, and silage production; records of A.J. Stevens & Co. and McClure-Stevens Land Company of Gladwin, Michigan also business files and diaries of company co-founder, William C. McClure.
Mitchell-Strong family / [1836-1925] Title: Mitchell-Strong family papers 1836-1925
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: Residents of Calhoun and Lenawee counties, Michigan. Family letters and documents.