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Pratt, Randy. Title: Randy Pratt sound recording
Extent: 129 MB
Pray, Frank F. Title: Frank F. Pray Papers
Extent: 2.7 linear feet (in 4 boxes)
Abstract: Jackson, Michigan physician; medical records, files pertaining to farm business, and personal miscellaneous.
Pray, George R. (George Raymond), 1878-1967 Title: George R. Pray Papers
Extent: 3 linear feet
Abstract: Jackson, Michigan physician; medical practice records, correspondence, school materials, personal, and photographs
Pray, George Washington, 1825-1890 Title: George W. Pray Papers
Extent: 1.5 linear feet
Abstract: Physician; member of the first graduating class of the University of Michigan in 1845; papers include journals, correspondence, physician's records.
Preston family. Title: Preston Family Papers
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract: St. Joseph, Berrien County, Michigan family. Papers of family members, primarily correspondence of Ann G. Loomis Preston with her father, Jonathan Loomis, and with her sons Wallace and Fowler, sailors in the Union navy during the Civil War; typescript of excerpt of Civil War diary of Wallace Preston; paper, 1978, of Harriet N. Preston based upon family Civil War experiences; photographs, clippings and miscellanea concerning family and St. Joseph, Michigan.
Price, Hereward Thimbleby, 1880-1964 Title: Hereward Thimbleby Price papers
Extent: 7 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of English at University of Michigan and editor of proposed “Variorum Edition” of William Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus; textual notes and commentary on all aspects of Titus Andronicus, and notes and lectures on other plays, including topics relating to Shakespearean scholarship.
Price, Hickman, 1911- Title: Hickman Price, Jr. Papers
Extent: 9 linear feet
Abstract: Executive with the Kaiser-Frazer Corp., later with Willys Motor Inc. Corporate correspondence, including files concerning his work with Willys-Overland in Brazil; also materials relating to his interest in Latin America, including summary reports prepared for President-elect Kennedy in 1960; miscellaneous correspondence with Adlai Stevenson; and photographs.
Price, Jacob M. Title: Jacob M. Price papers
Extent: 8.5 linear feet (in 13 boxes)
Abstract: History professor at the University of Michigan (1956-1990) specializing in the early modern Atlantic economy, particularly the trade of tobacco and sugar between Europe and North America in the 17th and 18th centuries. Price served with the Army Air Force in China during World War II and twice served as chairman of the history department. Collection includes letters written during his military service, extensive correspondence with colleagues and scholars, material on the Francis Lowenheim case involving access to research material, and Price's research files and index cards detailing his research into colonial American and British merchants.
Price, Margaret Bayne, 1912-1968 Title: Margaret Bayne Price Papers
Extent: 25 linear feet
Abstract: Democratic National Committeewoman from Michigan, Vice-Chair of the Democratic National Committee and Director of Women's Affairs of the Democratic Party. Extensive correspondence, speeches, press releases, political campaign materials, newspaper clippings, agendas, and assorted printed material relating to her work in the Democratic Party; material concerning Democratic politics, 1948-1967, and the activities of the Democratic National Committee and the Michigan State Central Committee.
Price, William George, Jr. Title: William G. Price papers
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract: Graduate student at University of Michigan from 1966 to 1972 involved in student government and campus organizations. Papers consist primarily of administrative documents from and materials regarding the governance of the various organizations in which Price was active, including the University Cooperative, Graduate Assembly, Student Government Council, Student Relations Committee, and University Bookstore and University Cellar.
Primm, Clarence J., 1886-1957 Title: Clarence J. Primm papers
Extent: 1 volume
Abstract: Papers of a soldier with the 339th Infantry in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1919, the "Polar Bear Expedition."
Prison Creative Arts Project. Title: Prison Creative Arts Project collection
Extent: 2.4 linear feet
Abstract: Collected creative writing publications and recorded theatrical productions of adults and youth incarcerated in correctional facilities across the state of Michigan. Also included poetry and photographs of Michigan high school students.
Professional Secretaries International, Huron Valley Chapter. Title: Professional Secretaries International, Huron Valley Chapter records
Extent: 3 linear feet
Abstract: Non-profit, non-sectarian organization whose purpose was to promote professionalism among secretaries. Files include administrative records relating to the activities of the organization; minutes, newsletters, and reports.
Prohibition National Committee (U.S.) Title: Prohibition National Committee (U.S.) records
Extent: 8 linear feet
Abstract: Minutes, 1888-1919, including; correspondence, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks concerning party affairs; also papers, 1929-1970, concerning Prohibition Party in Michigan; papers, 1918-1930, concerning prohibition in Great Britain; papers, 1951-1958, concerning the National Temperance and Prohibition Council; and minutes, 1872, of the State Central Committee of the Prohibition Party of Michigan; also photographs and films.
Promote Michigan Committee. Title: Promote Michigan Committee Records
Extent: 0.4 linear feet
Abstract: Organization formed in opposition to the Voter's Choice Amendment, an amendment to the state constitution to roll back taxes to their 1980-1981 level. Scattered minutes, agendas, mailings, and collected material relating to the Committee's political activities.