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President's Office. Outgoing Correspondence (Chron Files)

Identifier: GV002-15

Scope and Contents

Series contains copies of outgoing correspondence from the President of Grand Valley State from 1969 to 2018. Includes correspondence of Presidents Lubbers, Murray, and Haas.


  • 1969 - 2018


Access to the Materials

Collection is open for research use. Materials may be accessed by request at Special Collections and University Archives in Seidman House. Materials do not circulate.

Publication Rights

The collection is the physical property of Grand Valley State University, but all literary rights are retained by the original creators of materials, their estates, heirs, or third parties. It is the responsibility of the researcher to secure appropriate permissions for publication beyond the bounds of fair use.

Administrative History

The president oversees all areas of activity within the institution, aided by vice-presidents. Presidents of Grand Valley State University: James H. Zumberge, 1963-1969; Arend D. Lubbers, 1969-2001; Mark A. Murray, 2001-2006; Thomas J. Haas, 2006-2019.


12.42 Linear feet (13 boxes)

Language of Materials



Chron files from 1969-2001 are arranged in groupings consisting of between one and several years' worth of correspondence. Within each grouping, correspondence is filed in reverse chronological order within alphabetical folders. Chron files from 2001-2018 are arranged chronologically by year, and within each year are arranged alpabetically by last name of recipient.

President's Office. Outgoing Correspondence (Chron Files)
Annie Benefiel
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Repository Details

Part of the Grand Valley State University Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Seidman House
1 Campus Drive
Allendale MI 49401 United States