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|Creator / [Collection date]||Item information|
|Moessner, Victoria Joan.||
Title: Victoria Joan Moessner papers
Extent: 6 linear feet
Abstract: Papers of Victoria Moessner,former professor of German at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks and daughter of Hans Emanuel Hansen. The Victoria Moessner papers consist largely of correspondence between Moessner and her friends, colleagues, and family. There is also information about Moessner's family history. The collection also includes papers of her father, Hans Emanuel Hansen. There are a series of family photographs in the collection dating from the mid-19th century to the 1980s.
|Moffit, John Ted, 1862-1947||
Title: John Ted Moffit papers
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Alumnus of the Law School of the University of Michigan, and Iowa attorney; files relating to his alumni activities.
|Moncrieff, Frederick E.||
Title: Frederick E. Moncrieff papers
Extent: 1.2 linear feet
Abstract: Frederick Moncrieff worked as an editor, writer, photographer, and manager for the University of Michigan News and Information Services between 1946 and 1966. He accompanied the University of Michigan Symphony Band on its 1961 tour of the Soviet Union and the Near East. The majority of the collection is materials relating to this tour. Other items pertain to historic buildings in Ann Arbor and Camp Michigania
|Monroe County (Mich.)||
Title: Monroe County (Mich.) records
Extent: 0.6 linear feet (in 2 boxes)
Abstract: Miscellaneous county records.
|Monteith, John, 1788-1868||
Title: John Monteith papers [microform]
Extent: 4 microfilms
Abstract: Presbyterian minister in Elyria, Ohio, Detroit and Blissfield, Michigan; professor at Hamilton College and first president of University of Michigan; correspondence, diaries, sermons, speeches, and papers of other family members.
|Montgomery, Patricia Clancy, 1934-||
Title: Patricia Clancy Montgomery Papers
Extent: 12 linear feet
Abstract: Educator, founder of Clonlara School in Ann Arbor, speaker and activist on behalf of home schooling and alternative methods of education. The collection includes files relating to Clonlara School and to the Clonlara Home Based Education Program, as well as to Montgomery’s work with various organizations, including the National Coalition of Alternative Community Schools and the National Homeschool Association.
|Moody, Blair, 1902-1954||
Title: Blair Moody Papers
Extent: 27.5 linear feet (in 29 boxes)
Abstract: Detroit newspaperman and United States Senator from Michigan. Correspondence chiefly concerning his 1952 senatorial campaign and his newspaper work in the United States and abroad during World War II; scrapbooks of newspaper articles written by Moody and published for the most part in the Detroit News and Barron's; tape recordings of public affairs radio program; photographs and motion pictures of public affairs interview programs.
|Moore, Arthur Dearth, 1895-||
Title: Arthur D. Moore Papers
Extent: 8 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of electrical engineering at University of Michigan and Ann Arbor, Michigan city councilman. Correspondence and other materials concerning professional interests and inventions, council activities, particularly urban renewal and effort to improve methods of garbage disposal and halt spread of trichinosis; and files relating to professional society, Tau Beta Pi, activities.
|Moore, Charles, 1855-1942||
Title: Charles Moore papers
Extent: 1.3 linear feet
Abstract: Chairman of the National Commission of Fine Arts. Reminiscences, 1889-1909, relating in part to his activities as clerk of the U.S. Senate Committee on the District of Columbia, and including his impressions of U.S. Senators and prominent architects and artists; scrapbook of postcards depicting European scenes and art work; scrapbooks of correspondence and clippings, 1921-1922, largely concerning his biography of architect, Daniel H. Burnham; correspondence with friends, artists, editors, learned societies; articles, addresses, miscellaneous papers, and photographs.
|Moore, Earl Vincent, 1890-1987||
Title: Earl V. Moore papers
Extent: 3 linear feet (in 5 boxes)
Abstract: The Earl V. Moore collection consists of the personal and professional papers of a noted musician, composer and director. Moore taught music at the University of Michigan from 1916 and served as director of the School of Music from1923 until his retirement in 1960.
|Moore, George William, 1847-1926||
Title: George William Moore papers
Extent: 1 oversize folder
Abstract: Detroit attorney and businessman; active in the Michigan Democratic Party and a strong supporter of and personal correspondent with William Jennings Bryan. Collection includes correspondence, clippings, and financial records related to Moore, his family, and his estate; the law firm of Moore & Moore; and associated business interests..
|Moore, Joel Roscoe, 1879-||
Title: Joel Roscoe Moore papers
Extent: 9 folders
Abstract: Soldier from LaCrosse, Wisc., captain of Co. M, 339th U.S. Infantry who served in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition." Collection includes miscellaneous citations, orders, and correspondence relating to his activities with the Polar Bear regiment; also photographs.
Title: Morgan Family Papers
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Ann Arbor, Michigan family. Ledger, of Elijah W. Morgan, attorney and businessman, compiled in the 1840's containing his comments and evaluations of business and professional abilities of early businessmen of Washtenaw County, Michigan; correspondence, autobiography, and other miscellaneous business papers and deeds; also correspondence, drawings, and writings of his wife Lucy Stow Morgan, including letter describing life and customs in Ann Arbor, Michigan, in 1831; and other papers of Elijah's parents, including autobiographies of Elisha Morgan and Polly Babcock Morgan.
|Morgan, Angela, 1874-1957||
Title: Angela Morgan Papers
Extent: 61 linear feet
Abstract: American poet and novelist (some with anti-war themes), pacifist and women's rights advocate, participant in the International Congress of Women at The Hague in 1915 and subsequent activities of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. The author of numerous poems and other literary works, she "projected a clear vision of a new social order". Throughout her work runs the prophecy of the triumph of new moral values and a strong identification with the "downtrodden masses". The papers of Angela Morgan document her long career as a twentieth century writer and social reformer. Papers include extensive correspondence with leading pacifists, literary figures and women's rights activists, manuscripts of Morgan's poetry, novels and other writings, clipping and subject files on pacifist activities and photographs.
Title: James Morgan Papers
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract: Member of the Ann Arbor Township Planning Commission; minutes, correspondence, maps and photographs.
|Morgan, James N.||
Title: James N. Morgan papers
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract: James N. Morgan was a professor of economics and researcher in the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan from 1949 to 1987. The collection ranges from 1939 to 2010 with the bulk being from 1947-1999. It includes biographical information, research, and writings that Morgan produced before, during, and after his time at the university.
|Morris, George Sylvester, 1840-1889||
Title: George S. Morris Papers
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of philosophy at Johns Hopkins University and University of Michigan. Correspondence; notes and lectures on philosophical topics, notably ethics, political philosophy, logic and aesthetics; diary and journal, including account of European trip, 1866-1867; photographs; and later materials collected by Robert M. Wenley preparatory to writing a biography of George S. Morris, 1910-1915.
|Morrissey, Lewis A.||
Title: Lewis A. Morrissey papers
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Director of special projects, freedom of information officer, and director of state outreach at the University of Michigan, 1994-2003. Papers document his work in these roles, especially outreach. Includes documentation of Michigan Advancement Council, commercials made by Big Ten universities, and the Michigan Road Scholars program.
|Mortar Board (Society). Pi Sigma Alpha Chapter (University of Michigan)||
Title: Mortar Board, Pi Sigma Alpha Chapter (University of Michigan) records
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract: University of Michigan chapter of the scholastic honorary society Mortar Board. The bulk of the records date from the 1920s through the 1950s, and include organizational constitutions; membership rolls; treasury and project reports; press clippings; and organizational histories.
|Mosaic Club (Jackson, Mich.)||
Title: Mosaic Club (Jackson, Mich.) records
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Jackson, Michigan, women’s organization devoted to the mental improvement of its members through lectures and presentations; minutes of club meetings, yearbooks and programs, scrapbooks and miscellaneous other records.
Title: M.O.S.E.S. Records
Extent: 3 linear feet
Abstract: Inter-racial, inter-faith organization established in 1997 to strengthen metropolitan Detroit congregations and communities through social programs, leadership training, and encouragement of civic participation. M.O.S.E.S was formed from three faith-based organizations: Jeremiah, West Detroit Inter-faith Community Organization, and NOAH. The name M.O.S.E.S. is an acronym for Metropolitan Organizing Strategy Enabling Strength
|Mosher, Eliza Maria, 1846-1928||
Title: Eliza Maria Mosher papers
Extent: 4.4 linear feet
Abstract: Physician and first Dean of Women at University of Michigan. Correspondence, largely of a personal nature with her niece Sarah Searing; biographical information; scrapbooks with notes and letters about travels abroad; and photographs.
|Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Michigan Chapter.||
Title: Mothers Against Drunk Driving, Michigan Chapter, Records
Extent: 9 linear feet (in 10 boxes)
Abstract: Records of the MADD's state coordinating council, files from the various county chapters, bulletins from the national headquarters of MADD, and programs and clippings describing state activities; also videotapes relating to the work of the organization, and audio-tapes promoting the organization and its aims.
|Motors Liquidation Company.||
Title: General Motors Bankruptcy Collection Web Archives
Extent: 1.03 GB (online)
Abstract: The Motors Liquidation Company was the company left to settle past liability claims from the government-endorsed General Motors Chapter 11 reorganization which sold the assets of automobile manufacturer General Motors and some of its subsidiaries to NGMCO, Inc. ("New GM"). The collection includes archived websites of the Motors Liquidation Company, containing court documents and a claims register.
|Mount Clemens Symphony Orchestra Association.||
Title: Mount Clemens Symphony Orchestra Association records
Extent: 2.5 linear feet
Abstract: Organization formed to support and assist the Mount Clemens Symphony Orchestra, Mount Clemens, Michigan, by means of fund raising activities and ticket sales promotions. Bylaws and board of directors minutes; also records of auxiliary organizations, the Mount Clemens Symphony Orchestra Women's Association and the Mount Clemens Symphony League; and photographs.
|Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church (Battle Creek, Mich.)||
Title: Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church records
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: Battle Creek, Michigan African American church; conference records, minutes and agendas from church meetings, financial documents, member lists, various church bulletins, and collected historical documents.
|Mowbray, Carol T.||
Title: Carol T. Mowbray papers
Extent: 11.6 linear feet
Abstract: Professor at the University of Michigan School of Social Work; was heavily involved in researching psychosocial rehabilitation of the mentally ill and an advocate of supported education; and researched the affects of mental illness on mothers. Collection consists of correspondence, lectures and speeches, project information and publications completed during her tenure at the University of Michigan and Wayne State University