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James Orin Murfin papers: 1896-1940
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Title: James Orin Murfin papers
Creator: Murfin, James Orin, 1875-1940
Dates: 1896-1940
Extent: 8 linear feet
Republican politician and regent of University of Michigan. Correspondence, 1901-1940, personal and professional materials, legal briefs and letters relating to William Cook estate and other University of Michigan affairs during his regency, 1918-1937; also correspondence while member of University's Board in Control of Athletics concerning University's departure from and return to Big Nine Conference and college athletics in general.
Call number: 8630 Aa 2
Language: The materials are in English.
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
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Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113
Phone: 734-764-3482
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Finding aid prepared by: Michigan Historical Collections staff.