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Rice, Warner Grenelle, 1899-  / [ 1916-1995 ] Title: Warner G. Rice papers 1916-1995 bulk 1916-1995
Extent: 2.5 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of English at the University of Michigan and director of the University Library; correspondence with colleagues, writings and lectures, organization files.
Rich, Arthur, 1937-1990. / [1962-1989] Title: Arthur Rich Papers 1962-1989
Extent: 6.5 linear ft.
Abstract: University of Michigan physicist specializing in precision measurements of atomic physics; best known for working with positrons and positronium. Correspondence, grant proposals, course material, articles, clippings and photographs pertaining to Rich's research, teaching and administrative duties as a physics professor at the University of Michigan. Some materials relate to his colleague, William L. Williams.
Richard I. Ford  / [ 1968-2005 ] Title: Richard I. Ford papers 1968-2005 bulk 1970-1990
Extent: 28 linear feet
Abstract: University of Michigan professor of anthropology; professor of botany; curator of ethnology; and former director of the University of Michigan Museum of Anthropology. Well-known for his innovative research in archaeology, ethnobotany, and paleoethnobotany, as well as a long and distinguished teaching career and dedication to public and professional service.
Richardson Family / [1864-1966] Title: Richardson Family Papers 1864-1966
Extent: 2 linear ft.
Abstract: Owosso, Shiawassee County, Michigan, family. Correspondence and other materials relating to daily life and family activities; collection of sheet music; and photographs.
Riegel, Klaus F. / [1955-1977] Title: Klaus F. Riegel Papers 1955-1977
Extent: 15 linear ft.
Abstract: Professor of psychology and member of the Institute of Gerontology of the University of Michigan. Correspondence, conference and symposium files, teaching materials, grant proposals and reports, and papers and reprints; also papers of Ruth Riegel.
Riegle, Donald W., Jr. / [ 1966-1994 ] Title: Donald W. Riegle, Jr. papers. 1966-1994
Extent: 164 linear feet.
Abstract: Donald W. Riegle, Jr. served five terms as a Representative from Michigan's 7th district in the U.S. House of Representatives (1967-1976) and three terms as a U.S. Senator from Michigan (1976-1995). Riegle was born in Flint, Mich. He graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in Business Administration (1960) and from Michigan State University with an M.B.A. (1961). The collection reflects Riegle's service from 1966 to 1994 as a U.S. Congressman and Senator. Material from Riegle's years in U.S. Senate comprise the majority of the collection. Collection includes campaign material, topical files, material related to bills and acts, committees and subcommittees; also material related to Michigan affairs, constituent mail, and personal files.
Riggs, Henry Earle, b. 1865  / [ 1911-1942 ] Title: Henry Earle Riggs papers 1911-1942
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of civil engineering at University of Michigan. Railroad valuation and appraisal files; lectures and reports; personal materials.
Right to Decency (Organization)  / [ 1985-2006 ] Title: Right to Decency Organizational Records 1985-2006
Extent: 5 linear feet
Abstract: The Right to Decency organization was centered in Macomb County, Michigan, and was dedicated to the elimination of “the vast amount of pornography and obscenity inundating society.” The record group includes correspondence, organizational records, meeting minutes, newsletters, flyers, articles, and recordings regarding the activities and administration of the organization.
Right to Life of Michigan. / [1972-1986] Title: Right to Life of Michigan Records 1972-1986
Extent: 2 linear ft.
Abstract: Pro-life citizens group. Administrative materials, records of area committees within the organization, subject files, and affiliate organizations' materials consisting mainly of local right-to-life organizations; and correspondence and press statements.
Ringer, William Raimond, 1898-1973  / [ 1920-1922 ] Title: William R. Ringer papers 1920-1922
Extent: 0.3 linear feet
Abstract: William R. Ringer was a student at the University of Michigan Law School from 1920 to 1922. Collection consists of three volumes of detailed diary entries interspersed with ephemera collected while a student.
Rinsey family. / [ 1856-1950 ] Title: Rinsey family papers 1856-1950 bulk 1913-1928
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Ann Arbor, Michigan family, proprietors of Rinsey & Seabolt grocery store. Papers of David Rinsey, Ann Arbor, Michigan, grocer; also papers of his son George, a bank teller, and of George's wife, Ina Alexander Rinsey; including correspondence, legal documents, and photographs.
Riordan, C.E.  / [ 1919 ] Title: C.E. Riordan Papers 1919
Extent: 1 folder [5 digital files]
Abstract: Papers of a soldier in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition."