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Adams, Charles Kendall, 1835-1902 Title: Charles K. Adams photograph collection
Extent: 1 folder
Abstract: Charles K. Adams (1835-1902) was a University of Michigan graduate (B.A. 1861, M.A. 1862) and a U-M professor of history. Adams later served as president of Cornell University and the University of Wisconsin. Portraits collected from various sources.
Adams, Charles Oscar, b. 1831 Title: Charles Oscar Adams letters
Extent: 13 items
Adams, Clark J., 1904-1981 Title: Clark J. Adams Papers
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Attorney, Michigan State Representative, Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court; biographical information, topical files, and visual materials
Adams, Donald Earl, 1912- Title: Donald E. Adams papers
Extent: 6 linear feet
Abstract: Chairman of the board of the Oakland County Community Mental Health Services Board and Oakland County Judge of Probate. The collection includes files accumulated from his work as member and chairman of the board of the Oakland County Community Mental Health Services Board established in the 1960s to implement the new state mental health code whose intent was to involve local communities in mental health care services; and personal correspondence with his wife Elizabeth Sparks Adams, diaries, family materials, and other papers relating to his career as a judge; also photographs.
Adams, Elizabeth S. Title: Elizabeth Sparks Adams papers
Extent: 9.25 linear feet
Abstract: Elizabeth Sparks Adams was a member of the Michigan Historical Commission from 1941 (when she was appointed as the first woman commissioner by Governor Murray D. Van Wagoner) until 1996. She and her husband, Judge Donald E. Adams, were also active in the Democratic Party, specifically in Oakland County and Waterford Township. Mrs. Adams also actively researched and collected materials on family and local history. The collection consists of files accumulated throughout her life, particularly during her service with the Michigan Historical Commission and the Michigan Democratic Party. Also included are clippings, correspondence, legal documents, and photographs related to family and local history.
Adams, Henry Carter, 1851-1921 Title: Henry Carter Adams Papers
Extent: 30.3 linear feet
Abstract: Professor of economics at University of Michigan, 1880-1921, statistician for the Interstate Commerce Commission, 1887-1911, developed standard accounting procedures for railroads. Papers include personal and professional correspondence, diaries, travel journals, drafts of books, letter books, reports and printed materials concerning his work with the Interstate Commerce Commission, his activities as an expert witness in railroad compensation and tax cases, and University of Michigan affairs.
Adams, James Patrick. Title: James Patrick Adams Papers
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Student at the University of Michigan, chairman of the University Activities Center, and special projects coordinator for the Michigan Student Assembly. Topical files relating to student life, his involvement in the activities and administration of West Quadrangle, and his participation in Ann Arbor politics.
Adams, Paul L. (Paul Lincoln), 1908- Title: Paul L. Adams papers
Extent: 4 linear feet
Abstract: Attorney, regent of the University of Michigan; state attorney general; justice on the Michigan Supreme Court. Correspondence with Adams' family concerning his activities as a student at University of Michigan and as Supreme Court justice; also topical files, speeches, and miscellaneous legal records.