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There are 2777 items in this collectionBrowsing Creators starting with Pi.
|Creator / [Collection date]||Item information|
|Pi Lambda Theta. Xi chapter (University of Michigan) / [ 1922-1983 ]||
Pi Lambda Theta, Xi chapter (University of Michigan) records
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: University of Michigan chapter of Pi Lambda Theta, a national honorary education association; chapter records.
|Picard, Frank A., 1889-1963. / [ 1907-1963 ]||
Frank A. Picard papers
Extent: 3 linear feet, 11 oversize volumes, and 1 oversize folder
Abstract: Chairman of Michigan Liquor Control Commission, 1932-1934, candidate for the US Senate in 1934, president of Michigan Bar Association, and U.S. Judge of Eastern District of Michigan, 1939-1963. Correspondence and other papers relating to Michigan and national politics, his work on the Liquor Control Commission and the Michigan Bar Association; also campaign speeches and scrapbooks.
|Pierce, Edward, 1930- / [ 1960s-1987 and 1987 ]||
Edward Pierce Papers
1960s-1987 and 1987
Extent: 5 linear ft.
Abstract: Dr. Edward Pierce was active in both medicine and politics in Michigan. He was well-known for his conception of and work at the Summit Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan, a center offering medical services for low-income individuals. His political career included a seat on the Ann Arbor City Council, a term as Michigan State Senator and Mayor of Ann Arbor. The papers relate primarily to his political career, with the bulk of the papers focusing on his term as mayor of Ann Arbor from 1985 to 1987. Other papers refer to his campaigns for Congress, Senate, and governor.
|Pierce, William J. / [ 1930s-1990 ]||
William J. Pierce Papers
Extent: 6 linear ft.
Abstract: Professor of law at the University of Michigan; director of the Legislative Research Center; president and executive director of the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws. Biographical and personal materials; subject files relating to his association with the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws and his work in the drafting of uniform legislation among the states in specific areas.
|Piers, John J., 1892-1970. / [1918-1919]||
Title: John J. Piers diary
Extent: 1 folder
Abstract: Member of Co. D, 339th U.S. Infantry who served in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition." Collection includes transcript of his diary describing his experiences in Russia.
|Pierson Family. / [ 1821-1996 ]||
Pierson Family papers
Extent: 8 linear feet and 1 oversize folder
Abstract: The Pierson Family papers cover the period between 1821 and 1996. Prominent members of the family include lawyer and politician Job Pierson (1791-1860) who served in Congress as a representative of New York from 1831 to 1835, and his son Reverend Job Pierson of Michigan. The collection is composed primarily of family correspondence, legal papers, genealogical research, newspaper clippings, printed materials, and visual materials, which include photographs, ambrotypes and daguerreotypes, tintypes, and ink drawings. The collection also contains materials documenting Clara Dillingham Pierson’s writing career as a children’s book author.
|Pillsbury, W. B. (Walter Bowers), 1872-1960. / [1858-1960]||
Title: W. B. Pillsbury papers
1858-1960 bulk 1890-1942
Extent: 3.5 linear feet
Abstract: Pillsbury was professor of psychology at the University of Michigan from 1897 to 1942. His papers include family and professional correspondence, University of Michigan materials, writings, and photographs.
|Pillsbury, W. B. (Walter Bowers), 1872-1960. / [ 1900-1950 ]||
W. B. Pillsbury pamphlets and reprints
Extent: 42 items (1 box)
Abstract: Pillsbury was professor of psychology at the University of Michigan from 1897 to 1942; collection consists of reprints of articles an book reviews.
|Pinkus, Hermann / [ 1930-1982 ]||
Hermann and Hilde Pinkus Papers
Extent: 4 linear feet (in 5 boxes)
Abstract: Hermann Pinkus and Hilde Hensel Pinkus were German immigrants who worked as dermatologists and allergists in the greater Detroit area. The collection includes records from the Detroit Dermatological Society and material related to the Pinkus’s participation in professional societies and their research interests, including thorium X and amino acids.
|Pioneer Band Association.Michigan Historical Collections staff / [ 1912-2011 ]||
Pioneer Band Association records
Extent: 8 linear feet (in 10 boxes), 1 oversize volume, and 1 tube
|Pittsfield Charter Township (Mich.) / [ 1830-1980 ]||
Pittsfield Township records
Extent: 7 linear feet (in 8 boxes), 121 oversize volumes, and 1.98 GB
Abstract: The Pittsfield Township (Washtenaw County, Mich.) records contain school district records for districts 1 through 8 and 8 fractional from 1860-1930, with occasional records dating back to 1830. The collection also contains a wide range of types of township records dealing with assessments, elections, finance, and legal activities, dating from 1832 to 1980. Township Board proceedings (1834-1965, with some gaps) and road records (1835-1887) are also available in digitized versions.