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There are 2892 items in this collectionBrowsing Creators starting with Wh.
|Creator / [Collection date]||Item information|
|Wheeler, Albert Harold, 1915-1994. / [1938-1994]||
Title: Albert H. and Emma M. Wheeler papers 1938-1994 bulk 1960-1977
Extent: 6 linear feet
Abstract: Albert and Emma Wheeler were community and civil rights leaders from Ann Arbor, Michigan. Albert Wheeler was also professor of microbiology and dermatology at the University of Michigan. In addition, he and his wife helped to establish the local chapter of the NAACP. Albert Wheeler served as mayor of Ann Arbor, 1975 to 1978. The series in the collection are Personal/Biographical; NAACP/Civil Rights Activities; Mayoralty Files; University of Michigan; and Photographs. The collection documents the Wheelers' devotion to the cause of civil rights and their involvement with numerous civil rights and community organizations. The collection also includes Albert Wheeler's mayoralty files.
|Wheeler, Clara Marian, 1861-1946. / [1874-1948]||
Title: Clara Marian Wheeler papers 1874-1948
Extent: 6 linear feet
Abstract: Grand Rapids, Michigan educator, principal of the Grand Rapids Kindergarten Training School, and advocate of kindergarten education. Correspondence, lecture and class notes, programs, photographs, and miscellaneous scrapbooks, ledgers, and account books.
|White, Albert Easton / [1938-1961]||
Title: Albert Easton White papers 1938-1961
Extent: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract: Albert Easton White was a professor of Metallurgical Engineering and Director of the Engineering Research Institute. The collection consists of about 75 items of correspondence and about 10 photographs from events throughout his career.
|White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918. / [1861-1912]||
Title: Andrew Dickson White lectures 1861-1912
Extent: 0.5 linear feet (24 items)
Abstract: Professor of history at University of Michigan, later President of Cornell University, Minister to Russia, and Ambassador to Germany. Printed copies of lectures and writings.
|White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918. / [1857-1867]||
Title: Andrew Dickson White papers [microform] 1857-1867
Extent: 8 microfilms (negative)
Abstract: Professor of history at University of Michigan, later President of Cornell University, Minister to Russia, and Ambassador to Germany. Letters to and from White and members of his family, personal accounts, and miscellaneous material concerning University of Michigan and Ann Arbor, Michigan, during the 1857-1867 decade.
|White, Enoch J., 1814-1878. / [1836-1877]||
Title: Enoch J. White papers 1836-1877
Extent: 1 linear feet
Abstract: Lapeer, Michigan businessman; correspondence and other business papers.
|White, Leslie A., 1900-1975. / [1921-1974]||
Title: Leslie A. White Papers 1921-1974
Extent: 26 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of anthropology at University of Michigan, student of the culture of the Pueblo Indians of the southwestern United States, and of the career of early American anthropologist, Lewis H. Morgan. Correspondence files, articles and reviews relating to all phases of his anthropological interests, research notes on Lewis H. Morgan, and field notes pertaining to his trips among the Pueblo Indians, and collection of scholarly publications.
|White, Peter, 1830-1908. / [1848-1915]||
Title: Peter White Papers 1848-1915
Extent: 30 linear feet
Abstract: Marquette, Michigan businessman, Democratic state senator, and Republican regent of the University of Michigan. Letterbooks and correspondence relating to activities in the Democratic Party in Michigan, particularly in the Upper Peninsula, to his service within the state legislature, and to state and national elections, 1876-1896; also correspondence and other records concerning his extensive business interests that include Northern Michigan iron, insurance, banking, and general investments.
|Whitehead family / [1862-1900]||
Title: Whitehead family papers 1862-1900
Extent: 0.3 linear feet
Abstract: Papers of the Edward and Nellie Wilson Whitehead family of Coldwater, Branch County, Michigan. Family letters largely concerning daily activities, including occasional mention of land prices, social customs, fashions and health problems.
|Whittaker, Hilary / [1959-1960]||
Title: Hilary Whittaker papers 1959-1960 1967-1971
Extent: 274 MB (online)
Abstract: The Hilary Whittaker papers contains correspondence from her time as Peace Corps volunteer and administrator in India and her time with the Red Cross in Morocco and France.
|Whittemore Family (Tawas City, Mich.) / [1817-1978]||
Title: Whittemore Family Papers 1817-1978
Extent: 5 linear feet
Abstract: Gideon O. Whittemore family of Pontiac and Tawas City, Michigan. Business and personal correspondence of Whittemore, his wife, their son James O. Whittemore, and other members of the Whittemore, Mack, and Abram Mathews families; also business and legal documents, sermons, photographs, and miscellaneous papers, covering family matters, Tawas City, Michigan (which the family founded), lumbering, journey of the Mormons across the United States and settlement in Salt Lake City, Utah, University of Michigan and its branches, and family genealogy.
|Whittemore, Harlow Olin, 1889-1986. / [1905-1986]||
Title: Harlow Olin Whittemore papers 1905-1986
Extent: 5.5 linear feet (in 7 boxes)
Abstract: Landscape architect, professor of landscape architecture at the University of Michigan. Files relating to various Michigan projects, notably in Ann Arbor, Hartland, Hillsdale, and Highland Park; subject files on professional activities; and photographs.
|Whitty, Michael D., 1942- / [1986-1995]||
Title: Michael D. Whitty papers 1986-1995
Extent: 0.8 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of management and labor relations at the University of Detroit-Mercy; researcher and lecturer on social issues within the business world. Studies include the impact of AIDS within the workplace. Biographical information, publications and conference papers, collected material relating to AIDS and AIDS awareness.
|Wholihan, Timothy W. / [1867-1948]||
Title: Timothy W. Wholihan papers 1867-1948
Extent: 0.3 linear feet
Abstract: Railroad fireman, 1882-1887, and engineer, 1887-1934, for the Michigan Central Railroad. Miscellaneous personal and collected material relating to his interest in railroads, the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers, and his work with the Michigan Central Railroad; include membership cards and certificates, clippings, time tables, ca. 1870-1905, tire report, 1893, wage agreement, 1887, and photographs.
|Whyte, Malcolm K., 1891-1967. / [1917-1926]||
Title: Malcolm K. Whyte papers 1917-1926 1964
Extent: 1 volumes
Abstract: Member of 310th Engineers, U.S. Army who served in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition." Collection includes correspondence relating to his military service, "Final consolidated report of the 310th Engineers, Archangel, Russia" (1919) which describes the construction and other activities of the unit, photographs, and miscellaneous items.