Rick Haynes Michigan Militia collection: 1993-1999
Rick Haynes Michigan Militia collection
1 linear foot
Collection of photocopies of records, publications, and materials of and about Michigan civilian militia organization; with a number of publications produced by civilian militias outside of the state of Michigan. Materials were originally collected by Rick Haynes, who at different times served as Information Officer and the 8th Division Michigan Militia Corps Wolverines Divisional Officer.
0440 Aa 2
The material is in English
Bentley Historical Library
1150 Beal Ave.Finding aid created by Olga Virakhovskaya, 2011
Ann Arbor, MI
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Access and Use
Collection was donated by Jo Ellen Vinyard (donor no. 7735) in 2000.
The collection is open to research.
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Copyright is not held by the Regents of the University of Michigan. Patrons are responsible for determining the appropriate use or reuse of materials.
[item], folder, box, Rick Haynes Michigan Militia collection, Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan
Rick Haynes has been with the Michigan Militia since it was founded in 1994 by Norm Olson, a pastor and gun shop owner, and a former U.S. Air Force Non-Commissioned Officer. Haynes served as Information Officer for over 2 years and later became the Divisional Officer for the 8th Division Michigan Militia Corps Wolverines. Haynes has continuously worked with several militia administration leaders, including Norm Olson, Lynn Van Huzien, Tom Wayne, Joe Pilchack, among others.
Collection Scope and Content Note
The Rick Haynes collection consists of photocopies of correspondence, newsletters, and other collected information detailing activities and ideology of the Michigan Militia.
This collection is indexed under the following headings in the finding aid database and catalog of The Bentley Historical Library/University of Michigan. Researchers desiring additional information about related topics should search the catalog using these headings.
- Militia movements -- Michigan.
- Right-wing extremists -- Michigan.
- Haynes, Rick.
- Michigan Militia Corps.