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There are 2884 items in this collectionBrowsing Creators starting with Ra.
|Creator / [Collection date]||Item information|
|Raab family. / [circa 1830-1969]||
Title: Raab family papers circa 1830-1969
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: Michigan family from Adrian and Flint, Michigan. Family papers, sound recordings, and photographs.
|Rabinovitz, Sam. / [1940-1977]||
Title: Sam Rabinovitz papers 1940-1977
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Executive secretary, 1950-1969, of the Michigan Youth Commission. Correspondence, 1950-1971, and other papers relating to the work of the Michigan Youth Commission and its Youth Advisory Council, including reports and materials on state and national conferences; also photographs.
|Rackham Student Government (University of Michigan) / [1948-2001]||
Title: Rackham Student Government (University of Michigan) records 1948-2001, 1967-2001
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: The Rackham Student Government facilitates student-faculty communication, provides funding for student activities, and appoints graduate-student representatives to university committees. The organization has operated under several different, earlier titles, including the Graduate Student Council and Graduate Assembly. This record group includes minutes, grant requests, correspondence, reports, and publications.
|Rademacher, Paul. / [1918-1919]||
Title: Paul Rademacher diary 1918-1919
Extent: 1 folders
Abstract: Diary of a soldier with the 310th Engineers in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1919, the "Polar Bear Expedition."
|Radical Education Project (Ann Arbor, Mich.). / [1961-1969]||
Title: Radical Education Project publications 1961-1969
Extent: 1 boxes
|Radulovich, Milo, 1926-2007. / [1945-2008]||
Title: Milo Radulovich papers 1945-2008
Extent: 2.5 linear feet
Abstract: Air Force Lieutenant accused of being a security risk during the era of Senator Joseph McCarthy; records include biographical information, correspondence, scrapbooks, audio-visual materials, and other documents pertaining to the case and to the movie "Good Night, and Good Luck."
|Ramsey, Leon, 1897- / [1917-1919]||
Title: Leon Ramsey papers 1917-1919, 1960s
Extent: 0.2 linear feet
Abstract: Soldier from Armada, Mich., member of Headquarters Company, 339th U.S. Infantry who served in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition." Collection includes correspondence describing his experiences in the army during training at Camp Custer, Mich., and during his service in Russia; also miscellanea, photographs, and a paper based on Ramsey's correspondence, probably written by John O. Ramsey.
|Randall, Harrison M. (Harrison McAllister), 1870- / [1897-1965]||
Title: Harrison M. Randall papers 1897-1965, bulk 1954-1962
Extent: 1.5 linear feet
Abstract: Renowned physicist who studied, conducted research, and taught at the University of Michigan from the late 1800s until the 1960s; Dr. Harrison M. Randall helped develop the atomic and nuclear components of the physics program, and conducted research on infrared spectroscopy. Materials include correspondence, photos, postcards, research data, progress and final research reports, grant proposals, and reprints.
|Ransom family. / [1914-2001]||
Title: Eugene Ransom and Jeanne Bailey Ransom Papers 1914-2001
Extent: 7 linear feet
Abstract: Eugene Ransom was director of the Wesley Foundation at the University of Michigan (1951-1968). Jeanne Bailey Ransom was a teacher, writer, and family historian. The collection consists largely of binders of materials (photographs, clippings, and other memorabilia) relating to Eugene's service with the Civilian Public Service during World War II, to his work with the Wesley Foundation, and to the couples' involvement in issues of peace and justice. In addition, the collection includes collected genealogical materials and family documents pertaining to the Bailey family.
|Ranville, Michael, 1943- / [1953-2008]||
Title: Michael Ranville papers 1953-2008
Extent: 3.5 linear feet
Abstract: Author and political consultant from Charlotte, Michigan who wrote a book on the Milo Radulovich Case; records include interviews, correspondence, newspaper clippings, Radulovich military records, research notes, and documentation relating to the writing and publication of To Strike at a King: The Turning Point in the McCarthy Witch-Hunt.
|Rappaport, Roy A., 1926-1997. / [1959-1997]||
Title: Roy A. Rappaport Papers 1959-1997
Extent: 17.5 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of anthropology at the University of Michigan (1965-1997); chairman of Department of Anthropology (1975-1980); president of American Anthropological Association (1987-1989). Papers include biographical files, correspondence, writings, speeches, lectures, course materials, and files pertaining to various academic programs and environmental projects for which he served as a consultant.
|Rasch, Charles. / [1890-2011]||
Title: Charles Rasch Collection 1890-2011, bulk 1953-2005
Extent: 24 oversize volumes
Abstract: Charles ("Charlie") Rasch was a professional pianist, talented photographer, and graduate of the University of Michigan. The collection contains scrapbooks, photographs, and negatives documenting his life in Michigan. The majority of photographs and negatives are labeled with the date and location.
|Rasmussen, Martin. / [circa 1918]||
Title: Martin Rasmussen photograph collection circa 1918
Extent: 1 digital files
Abstract: Scanned copy of photograph of Martin Rasmussen, who served in Headquarters Company, 339th U.S. Infantry, during the American intervention in North Russia, the "Polar Bear Expedition."
|Rasmussen, Roy Paul, 1893-1956. / [1918-1919]||
Title: Roy Paul Rasmussen papers 1918-1919, undated
Extent: 1 folders
Abstract: Soldier from Hart, Mich., member of Co. H, 339th U.S. Infantry who served in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition." Collection includes diary, undated narrative, and newspaper clipping from the Hart Journal describing his military training at Fort Custer, Michigan, and his combat experience in Russia; also visual materials.
|Ratcliff, William D. / [1962-2004]||
Title: William D. Ratcliff papers 1962-2004, bulk 1970-1999
Extent: 8 linear feet
Abstract: William D. Ratcliff (1941-) was an educator within the Ann Arbor, Mich. Public School system for over 30 years who took an active interest in the education of African-American youth in the Ann Arbor school district. This collection covers the time Ratcliff spent as the Executive Director of the Saturday Academy for African American Students, as well as his time as a guidance counselor within Ann Arbor Public Schools. The collection includes general information about the Ann Arbor Public School district, and information regarding the many organizations and programs that Ratcliff took part in.
|Ratigan, William. / [1939-1978]||
Title: William Ratigan papers 1939-1978
Extent: 3 linear feet
Abstract: Charlevoix, Michigan resident, novelist and historian of Great Lakes shipwrecks, the Mackinac Bridge, folklore, and other subjects; correspondence, manuscripts of books, and research materials.
|Ravitz, Allyn. / [1973-1997]||
Title: Allyn Ravitz papers 1973-1997
Extent: 0.6 linear feet
Abstract: Feminist attorney from Detroit, Michigan. Topical files relating to cases in which she was involved; organizational activities, especially the Feminist Federal Credit Union; and feminist issues and interests, including credit and housing discrimination, sexual harassment, etc.