G. Mennen Williams papers: 1883-1988 (bulk 1958-1980)
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Photographs [series]

The Photographs series is divided into subseries based on the different phases of Williams career that in may ways correspond to the arrangement of the paper records. The Principal photograph subseries include Family and Formal Portraits, Gubernatorial activities, Campaigns and Personalities, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Ambassador to the Philippines, and Post-1966. There is also a Miscellaneous subseries of framed photographs which are or have been on display in the library.

 
Family and Formal Portraits [subseries]
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Early Pictures (2 folders)
Box   9-P  
Williams with others as choir boy
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Princeton University activities 1933-1937
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Naval Activities (including U.S. naval carriers)
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Parents
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Richard Williams (brother) and family
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Formal Portraits (2 folders) (includes tintype)
Box   9-P  
Formal photographs (alone and with Nancy and family) (2 oversize folders)
Box   14-P  
Formal photographs

(outsize)

Box   1-P  
Formal Portraits 1970s, 1980s
Box   1-P  
Office Portraits
Box   1-P  
Studio Prints
Box   1-P  
Miscellaneous Portraits
Box   1-P  
Informal Pictures (2 folders)
Box   9-P  
Informal Pictures

(outsize)

Box   1-P  
Informal Pictures 1970s, 1980s
 
With Nancy Williams
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Formal
Box   1-P  
Informal (3 folders)
 
Nancy Q. Williams
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Early Pictures
Box   9-P  
College scrapbook 1930-1934

(outsize)

Box   14-P  
Portraits

(outsize)

Box   1-P  
Photocopy of scrapbook
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Parents and family
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Quirk-Trowbridge family
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Formal Portraits (2 folders)
Box   9-P  
Formal Portraits

(outsize)

Box   1-P  
Wedding Photos
Box   9-P  
Wedding Photos

(outsize)

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Informal Pictures (3 folders)
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Formal Family Portraits 1970s, 1980s (including grandchildren) 1970-1989 (2 folders)
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Formal Family Portraits (color negatives)
Box   9-P  
Formal portraits of Richard Williams family and of mother

(outsize)

Box   1-P  
Early Family Prints (from negatives)
Box   1-P  
Informal Family Pictures (2 folders)
Box   9-P  
Informal family pictures

(outsize)

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Family Pictures at Mackinac
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Early Family Pictures
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Miscellaneous Family Pictures
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Family Pictures (color transparencies and slides)
Box   1-P  
Children (2 folders)
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Gerry Williams' Wedding
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Daughter's Wedding
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Grandchildren
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Nieces and Nephews
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Residences
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Pets
Box   9-P  
Williams office 1962

(outsize)

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Vacations
 
Trips Abroad
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Nile River (3 folders)
Box   2-P  
Africa 1973-1975
Box   2-P  
Europe 1973-1975
Box   2-P  
With, and of, Friends and Associates (4 folders)
Box   2-P  
Dedication of Williams Room, Bentley Historical Library May 1975
Box   2-P  
Funeral photographs 1988
 
Justice Department (Frank Murphy) [subseries]
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Miscellaneous
 
Gubernatorial Activities [subseries]
 
1949
Box   2-P  
Inaugural January 1, 1949
Box   2-P  
Justice Frank Murphy funeral August 19, 1949
Box   2-P  
Michigan State Police Shoot September 28, 1949
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Detroit Edison "Open House," October 1949
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St. Luke's Hospital Cornerstone Laying October 16, 1949
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With Other Governors December 3, 1949
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Public Appearances (2 folders)
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Miscellaneous
 
1950
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Visit to West Branch, Mich. 1950
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Capuchin Charity Guild Match and 850 Tournament March 26, 1950
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Michigan State Fair, Detroit September 1-7, 1950
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Michigan Public Service Commission Christmas Party 1950
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M.U.C.C. Office Christmas Open House Party December 19, 1950
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Public Appearances (2 folders)
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Speeches
Box   2-P  
Miscellaneous
 
1951
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Governors' Conferences 1951
Box   9-P  
Inaugural GMW taking oath of office January 1, 1951 (2 oversize photographs)
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Inaugural January 1, 1951
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Inaugural, with brothers Henry and Richard January 1, 1951
 
State Office Building Fire February 8, 1951
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Exterior
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Interior
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Miscellaneous
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Senator Vandenberg's Funeral (with Vice-President Alben Barkley) April 21, 1951
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Holland (MI) Tulip Festival May 1951
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Box 2Visit to Selfridge Field May 31, 1951
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Melvindale Day Celebration June 20, 1951
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Michigan State Fair 1951
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With President Truman, 250th Anniversary of Detroit October 18, 1951
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Muskegon Farm-to-Prosper Round up December 27, 1951
Box   9-P  
Public Appearances (2 folders)
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Speeches
Box   9-P  
Miscellaneous
Box   9-P  
Undated 1951-1952
 
1952
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Saginaw County Hospital Groundbreaking January 6, 1952
Box   9-P  
Birthday Party February 8, 1952
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Polio Dance-Banquet, Mid March 1, 1952
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With Senator Moroney April 19, 1952
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Wayne State University May 9, 1952
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With Gen. Douglas MacArthur May 15, 1952
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Ecorse Day Regatta July 4, 1952
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At Selfridge Air Force Base July 9, 1952
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Michigan State Police Shoot September 10, 1952
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Hunting Trip to West Branch October 23, 1952
Box   9-P  
"Farm-To-Prosper" Day December 30, 1952
Box   9-P  
VFW Christmas Party December 3, 1952
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Public Appearances
Box   9-P  
Miscellaneous
 
1953
 
Inaugural January 1, 1953
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General
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"As I Saw the Inauguration" album by Snuffy McGill (3 folders)
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Governor's "Open House" for Legislators January 15, 1953
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Midland Polio Benefit
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Michigan State Police Shoot September 9, 1953
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Visit to Media, Pennsylvania (album) October 21, 1953
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"Farm-To-Prosper" Day December 29, 1953
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VFW Christmas Party December 1953
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With Rev. Billy Graham, Detroit (MI)
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Public Appearances (3 folders)
Box   3-P  
Miscellaneous
 
1954
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Democratic Dinner with Senator Diggs February 5, 1954
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Mackinac Bridge Ceremonies May 7-8, 1954
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Visit of Haile Selassie June 7, 1954
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Polish Prison Camp Veterans June 1954
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Ecorse Day Celebration July 1954
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Michigan State Police Shoot September 9, 1954
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Pulaski Day Parade (with Edmund Muskie and Pat McNamara) October 10, 1954
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Party honoring Mrs. Williams, Mrs. Hart, & Mrs. McNamara October 27, 1954

(from album)

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"Farm-To-Prosper" Day December 29, 1954
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VFW Christmas Party December 1954
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Military Base Inspections
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Public Appearances (2 folders)
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Office Ceremonies
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Speeches
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Miscellaneous
 
1955
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Inaugural January 1, 1955
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Milwaukee Visit February 1955
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Hollywood Trip March 1955
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Athens, Greece Trip April 29, 1955
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Civil Defense Exercise June 15, 1955
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Dynamic 16th Congressional Party, Dearborn June 25, 1955
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Isle Royale Fishing Trip July 26-29, 1955
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Camp Grayling National Guard August 13, 1955
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Seventh Day Adventist Conference August 1955
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Governor's Conference August 1955
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Michigan State Police Shoot September 22, 1955
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8th Annual "Ism" Meeting October 10, 1955
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VFW Christmas Party December 1955
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American Foreign Policy Conference
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Dedication Ceremonies
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With Judge Ted Bohn
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Public Appearances (2 folders)
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Office Ceremonies
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Speeches
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Dinners, etc.
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Miscellaneous
 
1956
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Police Recruit School Graduation February 8 and May 17, 1956
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Turnverein Legion Post Stag Party February 10, 1956
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With Estes Kefauver February 11, 1956
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UAW Proclamation Signing February 15, 1956
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Tornado April 3, 1956
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Kysor Heating Company May 28, 1956
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Ionia Free Fair August 8, 1956
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Camp Claybanks Army Base August 10, 1956
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Michigan State Police Shoot September 2, 1956
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Polish and Romanian Visit September 1956

(negatives)

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Mrs. Williams at Ferris Institute October 1, 1956
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Dedication of Camp Pugsley October 4, 1956
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Michigan Employment Security Retirement Dinner October 25, 1956
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Hamtramck Visit November 5, 1956
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South America Trip
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Pontiac Visit
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With Beauty Queens
Box   4-P  
Public Appearances (3 folders)
Box   4-P  
Office Ceremonies
Box   4-P  
Miscellaneous

(includes negatives)

 
1957
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Inaugural January 1, 1957
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Armed Forces Week May 13, 1957
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Eastern Michigan College Ceremonies June 15, 1957
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Heart Association Meeting, Mackinac Is July 1, 1957
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Swearing in Justices July 1, 1957
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Federation of Teachers' Party September 13, 1957
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"Michigan Homecoming Day" Great Lakes (ILL) September 21, 1957
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Michigan State Medical Society September 25, 1957
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Mackinac Bridge Opening November 1, 1957
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Mackinac Bridge Opening November 1, 1957

(outsize)

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Civil Rights Congress with state governors December 11-14, 1957
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"Farm-To-Prosper" Day December 27, 1957
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With Other Governors
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Public Appearances (3 folders)
Box   4-P  
Office Ceremonies
Box   4-P  
Miscellaneous
 
1958
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International Student Day, Lansing February 27, 1958 (2 folders)
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Idaho Visit April 19-20, 1958
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Sexton Food Co., 75th Anniversary May 9, 1958
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Governor's Conference May 20, 1958
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Nancy Williams' Birthday Party June 7, 1958
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Michigan State University Commencement June 8, 1958
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Mackinac Bridge June 28, 1958
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With Mother and Brother (Richard) July 11, 1958
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Basic Industrial Building "Open House," August 7, 1958
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Teachers' Day Luncheon, Michigan State Fair September 9, 1958
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Pulaski Day Parade with Harry B. Truman October 12, 1958
Box   4-P  
VFW Christmas Party December 1958
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Liberia Trip
Box   4-P  
Nancy Williams as Nurse's Aide
Box   4-P  
Civil Rights Congress, New York City
Box   4-P  
Public Appearances (3 folders)
Box   4-P  
Office Ceremonies
Box   4-P  
Miscellaneous
 
1959
Box   4-P  
Inaugural January 1, 1959
Box   4-P  
Central Michigan University Bill March 10, 1959
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Camp Grayling, National Guard August 15-16, 1959
Box   4-P  
Honorary Law Degree, University of Michigan November 24, 1959
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VFW Christmas Party December 20, 1959
Box   4-P  
Visit to King Hussein
Box   4-P  
Ukrainian Dinner
Box   4-P  
Beirut Trip
Box   4-P  
Trip to Israel 1959
Box   4-P  
Trip to Po November 1959
Box   4-P  
Public Appearances
Box   4-P  
Office Ceremonies
Box   4-P  
Speeches
Box   4-P  
Miscellaneous
 
1960
Box   4-P  
Michigan Regional Jewish Fund January 3, 1960
Box   4-P  
With Naval Officers March 8, 1960
Box   4-P  
With Speaker Sam Rayburn March 1960
Box   4-P  
Governor's Conference June 25-29, 1960
Box   4-P  
South America (3 folders)
Box   4-P  
Public Appearances
Box   4-P  
Office Ceremonies
Box   4-P  
Miscellaneous
Box   4-P  
Ironwood Flood
 
1961
Box   5-P  
Inauguration (Saying Good-bye) January 1, 1961
 
And multiple dates Undated
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Mackinac Bridge construction 1954-1958
Box   5-P  
Public Appearances (9 folders)
Box   5-P  
Office Ceremonies (2 folders)
Box   5-P  
Speeches (2 folders)
Box   5-P  
Dinners & Conventions (2 folders)
Box   5-P  
Miscellaneous

(include GMW's appearance on WATZ radio station)

Box   14-P  
Various activities

(outsize)

 
Nancy Williams
Box   5-P  
General
 
World Health Organization Trip 1959-1960
Box   5-P  
Argentina
Box   5-P  
Hong Kong
Box   5-P  
India
Box   5-P  
Israel
Box   5-P  
Lebanon
Box   5-P  
Philippines (2 folders)
Box   5-P  
Thailand
Box   5-P  
Miscellaneous (3 folders)
Box   5-P  
Unidentified (negatives)
Box   5-P  
Burma, Manila and Singapore, Manila and Hong Kong, Malaya, Thailand, Unidentified (negatives)
Box   5-P  
Afghanistan, Hong Kong, India (3 rolls)
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Japan (2 rolls)
Box   5-P  
Korea pf (negatives)
Box   5-P  
Fishing Trips
Box   5-P  
Hunting Trips
Box   5-P  
Sporting Activities
Box   5-P  
Color Slides (miscellaneous)
Box   5-P  
Negatives (miscellaneous)
 
Political Campaigns and Personalities [subseries]
Box   5-P  
Undated
Box   9-P  
Williams speaking Undated

(outsize)

Box   9-P  
Williams with individual Undated

(perhaps asking for autograph for portrait of GMW in hand)

Box   9-P  
GMW with campaign workers ?

(outsize)

Box   9-P  
Campaigning (2 oversize folders)
Box   14-P  
Various campaigns

(outsize)

Box   5-P  
1948
 
1950
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General
Box   5-P  
Democratic Installation, Taylor Township March 1950
Box   5-P  
1951-Labor Day (with Blair Moody and Walter Reuther)
Box   5-P  
1952
Box   14-P  
1952

(outsize photo of GMW and Adlai Stevenson; AS has hole in shoe)

Box   5-P  
1954
 
1956
Box   5-P  
General
Box   5-P  
Jefferson-Jackson Day Dinner March 10, 1956
Box   6-P  
Democratic National Convention, Chicago August 1956
Box   14-P  
Democratic National Convention, Chicago August 1956

(outsize)

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Labor Day Parade September 3, 1956
Box   14-P  
Labor Day Parade September 3, 1956

(outsize)

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With Adlai Stevenson
Box   6-P  
1957-Jefferson-Jackson Day Dinner, with Senators Morse and McNamara May 1957
Box   6-P  
1958
Box   6-P  
1959
 
1960
Box   6-P  
General
Box   14-P  
General

(outsize)

Box   6-P  
With John Kennedy
Box   6-P  
Democratic National Convention, Los Angeles July 1960
 
1963
Box   6-P  
Young Democratic club dinner in honor of Senator Phil Hart November 2, 1963
 
1964
Box   6-P  
Democratic National Convention 1964
Box   6-P  
Neil Staebler campaign
 
1966
Box   6-P  
With Ted Kennedy (2 folders)

(includes negatives)

Box   6-P  
With Robert Kennedy
Box   6-P  
With Hubert Humphrey
Box   6-P  
With Jerome P. Cavanagh (Democratic Primary)
Box   6-P  
With other members of the state ticket
Box   6-P  
With Nancy Williams and other public figures
Box   6-P  
Midland County campaign (color slides)
Box   6-P  
Voting
Box   6-P  
Campaign photos (with constituents) (10 folders)
Box   6-P  
Campaign portraits
Box   6-P  
Campaign portraits with Nancy Q. Williams (negatives only)
Box   6-P  
Miscellaneous
Box   14-P  
Miscellaneous

(outsize)

 
With, and of, Public Figures [subseries]
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MacArthur, Douglas May 15, 1952
Box   6-P  
G. Mennen Williams with Blair Moody at Small Business Meeting, Detroit Federal Building
Box   6-P  
Truman, Harry S.
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Truman, Harry S.

(outsize)

Box   6-P  
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Box   9-P  
Roosevelt, Eleanor

(outsized, includes GMW, ER, and Adlai Stevenson)

Box   6-P  
Johnson, Lyndon
Box   9-P  
Johnson, Lyndon: GMW greeting LBJ in White House receiving line
Box   9-P  
GMW speaking with LBJ at the White House

(outsize)

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Johnson, Lady Bird
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McNamara, Patrick
Box   6-P  
Daley, Richard
Box   6-P  
Meany, George
Box   6-P  
Foreign Dignitaries
Box   6-P  
Democratic State Legislators
Box   6-P  
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Box   9-P  
King, Martin Luther, Jr.

(outsize proof sheets of King and Williams, Walter Reuther and others)

Box   9-P  
Rusk, John
Box   9-P  
Democratic Party, Nationalities Division
Box   9-P  
Miscellaneous
Box   9-P  
Autographed portraits (2 folders)
Box   9-P  
Autographed portraits

(outsize)

Box   14-P  
Autographed portraits

(outsize)

Box   6-P  
Inaugural Album January 1, 1958
Box   9-P  
Autographed portrait of Earl Warren

(outsize)

Box   9-P  
Autographed portrait of Tom Clark

(outsize)

Box   9-P  
Autographed portrait of John W. Connally

(outsize)

Box   9-P  
Autographed portrait of Talbot Smith

(outsize)

Box   9-P  
GMW waving to crowd along with George Romney and Jerome P. Cavanagh

(outsize)

Box   9-P  
With Robert Kennedy (outsize double-exposed print)
Box   9-P  
With Robert Kennedy

(outsize, formal attire, African Affairs Dept.)

Box   9-P  
GMW with Adlai Stevenson and Eleanor Roosevelt

(outsize)

Box   9-P  
GMW in motorcade with Bob Hope

(outsize)

Box   9-P  
Campaigning with Senator Philip A. Hart

(outsize)

 
Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs [subseries]
Box   14-P  
Miscellaneous

(outsize)

Box   7-P  
African Delegates to the United Nations 1960
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Kennedy Inauguration January 1961
Box   7-P  
Reception for "New" African Nations January 17, 1961
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Swearing-in Ceremony February 1, 1961
Box   7-P  
Kenya February 11, 1961
Box   7-P  
Liberia Trip March-April 1961, 1962
Box   7-P  
African Freedom Day Reception (Washington, D.C.) April 15, 1961
Box   7-P  
Arrival in Morocco August 1, 1961
Box   7-P  
Ivory Coast Independence August 6-7, 1961
Box   7-P  
Sudanese Trip October 1961
Box   7-P  
Miscellaneous 1961
Box   7-P  
National War College February 1962
Box   7-P  
Livingstone College February 8, 1962
Box   7-P  
Salute to African Nations March 1962
Box   7-P  
Yaounde April 23, 1962
Box   7-P  
State Department Conference June 1, 1962
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With President Kennedy and Rwandan Dignitaries August 21, 1962
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Morocco September 1962
Box   7-P  
Nigeria February 1963 (2 folders)
Box   7-P  
Nyasa February 19-20, 1963
Box   7-P  
Sudan June 23, 1963
Box   7-P  
With Thurgood Marshall June 1963
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Ghana June 1963
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Liberia and Cameron July 1963
Box   7-P  
With Chief Idris Jafe (Nigeria) September 9, 1963
Box   7-P  
Ghana Founders Day Reception September 20, 1963
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President Johnson's Reception for Foreign Dignitaries at John F. Kennedy Funeral November 25, 1963
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Presenting Certificate of Merit to Ethel Deethrich November 29, 1963
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Zanzibar, Kenya, Uganda December 1963
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Algeria 1963
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With President Kennedy and Moktar Ould Daddah President of Mauritania
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Miscellaneous 1963
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With Liberian Ambassador February 3, 1964
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With Central African Republic Ambassador February 26, 1964
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State Dept. Reception for White Sisters of Africa (Helen Hayes present) February 1964
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Square Dances for African Diplomats March 16, 1964 (2 folders)
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With Tunisian Ambassador March 16, 1964
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With Chad Ambassador April 29, 1964
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Human Relation Award May 9, 1964
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Ghana May 1964
Box   7-P  
Senegal June 1964
Box   7-P  
Reception for Moroccan Engineering Students June 30, 1964
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Tunisia June 1964
Box   7-P  
Tunisia (contact prints)
Box   7-P  
International Freedom Festival (Windsor, Ontario and Detroit, Michigan) July 1, 1964
Box   7-P  
Malagasy Malawi Independence Celebration July 1964
Box   7-P  
With Sereste Khama (Bechuanaland Protectorate) August 4, 1964
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With Ambassador Designate for Togo September 11, 1964
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Mauritania Reception and Dinner October 1964
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With Moroccan Air Force Officers November 1964
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Moroccan Dinner November 13, 1964
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Mali Reception 1964
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Congo 1961-1964
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Miscellaneous 1964
Box   7-P  
Rwanda Reception February 1965
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With Secretary Rusk and African Ambassadors (Vietnam briefing) March 26, 1964
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Togo Embassy Reception April 1965
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Senegal May 1964, 1965
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Nigeria May 31, 1965
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Kuwait Embassy Reception June 1965
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With Lord Mayor of Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania June 7-9, 1965
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Chinese Embassy Reception June 1965
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With Summer Interns from the University of Michigan August 28, 1965
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Mauritania August 1965
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Mali September 21, 1965
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Sierra Leone September 23-25, 1965
Box   7-P  
Abidjan (Ghana) Embassy Reception September 26, 1965
Box   7-P  
Ghana Bingerville Psychiatric Hospital September 27, 1965
Box   7-P  
Abidjan Embassy Reception September 27-28, 1965
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Nigeria November 2, 1965
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West Africa (Conakry) October 7-8, 1965 (2 folders)
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Sierra Leone October 1965
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Nigeria Mayflower School 1965
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Guinea 1965
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Malagasy 1965
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Miscellaneous 1965
Box   7-P  
Tunisia January 1, 1966
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Tanzania January 3-4, 1966
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Mali January 7, 1966
Box   7-P  
Ethiopian Press Conference January 1966
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Moroccan Embassy Reception January 1966
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Panta January 1966
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Uganda January 1966
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With UN Secretary General February 21, 1966
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Farewell Tea for GMW March 21, 1966 (2 folders)
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Kenya 1962, 1966
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Belgian Congo undated
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Gabon undated
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Liberia September 23, 19?
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With John F. Kennedy and President of Mali at the White House
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With Foreign Dignitaries (non-African)
Box   7-P  
With Foreign Dignitaries (African)
Box   7-P  
Alumni Fund Program (U-M)
Box   7-P  
With Kenyan Diplomats
Box   7-P  
African Art
Box   7-P  
With President Johnson
Box   9-P  
G. Mennen Williams with African officials

(outsize)

Box   9-P  
GMW greeting African dignitaries in receiving line at White House (with Lady Bird Johnson) (2 oversize photographs)
Box   8-P  
Receptions (4 folders)
Box   8-P  
With African Officials (not ambassadors)
Box   8-P  
Wedding of Joseph Pongo (Congo)
Box   8-P  
Algeria undated
Box   8-P  
Rhodesia undated
Box   8-P  
African Leaders (autographed) (2 folders)
Box   8-P  
Miscellaneous (7 folders)
Box   8-P  
Unidentified mounted photos
Box   8-P  
Visit to Mecca (by NQW)
Box   8-P  
Visit to Rhodesia (by NQW)
Box   8-P  
Contact Prints of Official Duties
Box   8-P  
Album: Abidjan (Ghana) undated
Box   8-P  
Album: GMW Visit to Lome (French Togoland) September 29-30, 1965
 
Ambassador to the Philippines [subseries]
Box   8-P  
Swearing in Ceremonies, Washington, D.C.
Box   8-P  
Meeting President Marcos and Family
Box   8-P  
Meeting Vice President and Mrs. Lopez
Box   8-P  
"IIRR" Speech November 11, 1968
Box   8-P  
Manila Bay Breakfast Club
Box   8-P  
Manila Sanitarium and Hospital
Box   8-P  
Marine Corps Ball 1968
Box   8-P  
National Labor Unity Committee Dinner 1968
Box   8-P  
Tarlac Visit
Box   8-P  
Tour of Mindanao
Box   8-P  
Mrs. Williams and Nancy (daughter)
Box   8-P  
Mrs. Williams-Activities
Box   8-P  
Military Ceremonies
Box   8-P  
Receptions
Box   8-P  
Speeches
Box   8-P  
Dinners
Box   8-P  
Ceremonial Duties
Box   8-P  
With Other Ambassadors
Box   8-P  
With Friends
Box   8-P  
Office Ceremonies
Box   8-P  
Public Appearances (2 folders)
Box   8-P  
Farewell Ceremonies
Box   8-P  
Miscellaneous (4 folders)
Box   8-P  
Photocopies of newspaper photographs March 27-April 16, 1969
Box   8-P  
Album: Pamilinawen Lions Club of Illocos Norte, Philippines
 
Post-1966 activities (Michigan Supreme Court, Etc.) [subseries]
Box   8-P  
With members of Craftsman's Lodge No. 531, F. and A.M. (Masons)
Box   8-P  
Formal Portraits as Member of the Supreme Court
Box   8-P  
Formal Portraits of the Supreme Court
Box   8-P  
Japanese Friendship Garden Dedication (Saginaw, MI)
 
Albums [subseries]
Box   10-P  
Trenton Sportsmen's Club 10th Annual "Buffalo Banquet," February 20, 1950
Box   10-P  
Trenton Sportsmen's Club 11th Annual "Buffalo Banquet," January 29, 1951
Box   10-P  
King Paul and Queen Frederika of the Hellenes, Detroit (MI) November 1953
Box   10-P  
Executive Committee of the 150th Anniversary of the May Revolution (U.S. Governor's Tour of Argentina and Brazil, 1960)
Oversize Volume   B-292-1  
Scrapbook, "The Masons"

(located at B-292-1)

 
Photographs on display in G. Mennen Williams Room of the Bentley Historical Library, all phases of his career [subseries]
  GMW Room  
Adlai Stevenson campaign 1956

(left to right: unidentified, unidentified, G. Mennen Williams, Adlai Stevenson, unidentified, Sen. Pat McNamara, unidentified, unidentified)

  GMW Room  
Unidentified, Phil Hart, Neil Staebler, G. Mennen Williams.
  GMW Room  
Harry Truman and G. Mennen Williams. Autographed photo given to G. Mennen Williams.
  GMW Room  
Parade photo

(left to right: G. Mennen Williams, Pres. Truman, unidentified, unidentified)

  GMW Room  
Campaign photo Senate campaign with constituent. 1966
  GMW Room  
Holland Tulip Festival 1951
  GMW Room  
Mrs. G. Mennen Williams.
  GMW Room  
Ambassador to the Philippines, Mr. and Mrs. G. Mennen Williams greeting an unidentified person.
  GMW Room  
Family picture, Nancy, Gerry, G. Mennen Williams, ca. 1945
  GMW Room  
G. Mennen Williams in parade with baton accompanied by drum majorette
  GMW Room  
With Kenyan officials

(left to right: American Consul General in Nairobi, Richard B. Freund, G. Mennen Williams, Minister of State for Constitutional Affairs and Economic Development, Mr. Jomo Kenyatta)

  GMW Room  
G. Mennen Williams and elephant (in Africa)
  GMW Room  
John F. Kennedy and G. Mennen Williams on a boat.
  GMW Room  
G. Mennen Williams and unidentified person.
  GMW Room  
Horace L. Sheffield, G. Mennen Williams, Martin Luther King, Jr.
  GMW Room  
G. Mennen Williams with Robert Kennedy (Attorney General), Ivory Coast Independence August 6-7, 1961
  GMW Room  
G. Mennen Williams exiting a car
  GMW Room  
G. Mennen Williams making a speech
  GMW Room  
G. Mennen Williams inaugural
  GMW Room  
Family photograph
 
Color Transparencies [subseries]

The color transparencies are primarily images from travels in Europe, Israel, Africa, Asia, and South America. There are also images from Mackinac Island, hunting and fishing outings, and the Rose Bowl (1951?). Some identifications are tentative.

Box   11-P  
Liberia 1958 (4 boxes)
 
Europe 1959
Box   11-P  
West and East Berlin
Box   11-P  
Warsaw
Box   11-P  
Athens
Box   11-P  
Rome
Box   11-P  
Krakow
 
Israel 1959
Box   11-P  
Williams-Hart Forest
Box   11-P  
Passion Week
Box   11-P  
Bazaars
Box   11-P  
Temple Area
Box   11-P  
Puerto Rico 1959 (2 boxes)
 
South America 1959
Box   11-P  
Rio de Janeiro
Box   11-P  
Buenos Aires/Codova
Box   11-P  
Montevideo
 
Africa
Box   11-P  
Ethiopia (2 boxes)
Box   11-P  
Rhodesia (4 boxes)
Box   11-P  
Angola (5 boxes)
Box   11-P  
Ivory Coast (3 boxes)
Box   11-P  
Congo (2 boxes)
Box   11-P  
Zanzibar/Uganda
Box   11-P  
High Commission Territories
Box   11-P  
Arizona
Box   11-P  
Hunting and Fishing
Box   11-P  
Mackinac Island (2 boxes)
Box   11-P  
Rose Bowl (4 boxes)
Box   11-P  
Tokyo/Hong Kong/Afghanistan/India (3 boxes)