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Scope and Contents Oral histories collected from 2006 to 2008, based on the StoryCorps model, which take the form of conversations between friends, family members, or colleauges focused on their motivations, experiences and aspirations related to their experience with philanthropy. Each session is guided by a trained StoryCorps Door-to-door facilitator and framed by a set of guiding questions. Each oral history is 40 minutes in length.
Dates: 2006 - 2008
Collection — Box: 1-15
Collection Description The card index of Michigan place names may include the following fields of information: Place name, map source, latitude, longitude, elevation, township, range quarter, remarks and researcher initials. Each card also has a category for the type of place (river, mountain, plain, city, dry river bed, church, lake, railroad). Copies of the Geological Survey map can be found in the control file.
Dates: 1984 - 1984
Series — Box: 1-2
Abstract The Regional Math and Science Center (RMSC) serves students, teachers, parents, school districts, business and industry and other organizations interested and involved in mathematics and science education. Included are programs and other materials related to the Michigan Regional Science Olympiad held at Grand Valley annually from 1985.
Dates: 1985 - 2016
Collection — Box: 1
Collection Description The collection includes envelopes and postcards cancelled by the Michigan Soldiers’ Home post office. Each page of the collection contains the item and a typed explanation of the cancel. The collection also includes images of the Soldiers Home and letters and postcards to and from residents of the home collected separately.
Collection — Reel: 1-8
Collection Description Collection contains microfilmed issues of the Michigan Times newspaper of Grand Rapids from January 1938 to December 1962.
Dates: Publication: January 7, 1938 - December 15, 1962
Scope and Contents Published for women in Michigan, “A record and confirmation of women’s voices.”
Dates: Publication: 1994-1995
Series — Box: 109
Abstract Newsletter for GVSU and Muskegon Community College students.
Overview Milton E. Ford (1942-2014), professor of liberal studies at Grand Valley and founding director of the university’s LGBT Resource Center, joined Grand Valley’s faculty in 1973 and celebrated receiving his 40-year service award in December 2013. A compassionate teacher and lifelong researcher, Ford will best be remembered for leading efforts to integrate the LGBT community with university academics and its student life. Ford also served as faculty advisor to Out N About, Grand Valley’s...
Dates: 1998 - 2014
Scope and Contents Series contains video DVDs of lectures and events hosted by the Milton Ford LGBT Resource Center from 2009 to 2016.
Dates: 2009 - 2016
Series — Box: 84
Abstract Newsletter containing news and announcements regarding the School of Education. September 1999-June 2001.
Series — Box: 109
Abstract Newsletter of black, Indian, and Latino activities at GVS published by the Office of Minority Affairs.
Series — Box: 51
Abstract Journal on culture, education, and society published by William James College.
Collection Description The collection documents contract work during the 1940s and 1950s with Westinghouse, General Electric, steel companies, the auto industry and U.S. Navy yards in California and Virginia. Master group sheet forms include contract number, group name and number, drawing number, and machine type. Contract files contain plans and drawings, correspondence, and purchase orders. A description of the plant at that time by a representative of The Weekly Muskegon Chronicle is included in the collection.
Series — Box: 84
Abstract Arts & Humanities newsletter.
Abstract The National Poetry Festival, organized by Grand Valley faculty Robert Vas Dias as a program of the Thomas Jefferson College, was a 10-day experience of art, poetry, and engagement with artistic personalities. Workshops, discussions, readings, related performances and exhibits were held during the summer on the Allendale campus in 1971, 1973, and 1975. In attendance at the first Festival were poets Paul Blackburn, Gregory Corso, David Henderson, Toby Olson, John Logan, Robert Kelly, Al Young,...
Collection — Box: 1
Collection Description Volumes compiled by C. Reid Webber contain correspondence and speeches given at the Second Session of the National Retail Furniture Institute, July 13-18, 1925. Volumes include copies of The Little Record, the campus magazine of the National Retail Furniture Institute, correspondence from the registrants, and transcripts of the speeches given at the gathering.
Dates: 1967 October 5-7, 9
Abstract The Regional Math and Science Center (RMSC) serves students, teachers, parents, school districts, business and industry and other organizations interested and involved in mathematics and science education. Science Olympiad is an international non-profit organization seeking to improve the quality of science education partly through rigorous academic interscholastic competitions consisting of a series of team events balanced between science disciplines. The National Competition was held at Grand...
Dates: 1997 - 1998
Collection Description Collection consists of over 4000 35mm black and white slides of World War II naval vessels and aircraft in use by the United States, Great Britain, Japan, Germany, and the Soviet Union.
Series — Box: 78
Abstract Art, poetry, and literature publication. November 1982
Scope and Contents Published monthly serving the LGBT+ community network of Western Michigan.
Dates: Publication: 1988-2014
Series — Box: 112
Abstract Published by the Student Activities Office to welcome new students. Includes photos of most students in yearbook format.
Series — Box: 114
Abstract Directory of campus scenes, campus organizations, pictures of freshman and transfer students. Produced for freshman students and sponsored by GVSC Student Foundations
Series — Box: 65
Abstract Continuing Education Office newsletter.
Scope and Contents The William Nicholson collection documents his work as the appointments secretary for President Ford from 1974-1977. The collection includes personal notes and calendars, White House briefings, travel information, political reports, election information, and newspaper and magazine articles documenting Gerald R. Ford and his administration while in office.
Collection — Box: 1
Scope and Contents Collection consists of 13 letters written to Felix Niedzialkowski by relatives and friends, mostly sent from Milwaukee, 8 November 1943 to 8 December 1943. His correspondents include: Ignatz Niedzialkowski, his father; the letter is written in Polish. Edward Anthony Niedzialkowski (1919-2003), possibly a cousin; born in Milwaukee, he later changed his last name to Neal. Lucy Niedzialkowski (born 1921), Edward's sister.Genevieve ("Jeanne")...
Collection — Reel: 1-9
Collection Description Collection contains microfilmed issues of North Kent Advance from September 1983 to October 1989.
Dates: September 7, 1983 - October 3, 1989
Collection — Reel: 1-2
Collection Description North Kent Photo Reporter was continued in 1980 by North Reporter. Collection contains microfilmed issues of North Kent Photo Reporter from October 1979 to December 1980.
Dates: Publication: October 2, 1979 - December 9, 1980
Collection — Reel: 1
Collection Description North Reporter continued the North Kent Photo Reporter in 1980. Collection contains microfilmed issues of North Reporter from December 1980 to February 1982.
Dates: Publication: December 16, 1980 - February 9, 1082
Scope and Contents Published weekly serving the 49441 zip code.
Dates: Publication: 1994-present
Series — Box: 125
Abstract Latin American Studies program newsletter.
- Michigan 444
- Universities and colleges 372
- Publications 295
- Files (Records) 128
- Grand Rapids (Mich.) 53
- Photographs 42
- Community newspapers 40
- Correspondence 36
- World War, 1939-1945 31
- Newspapers 18
- Scrapbooks 18
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty 16
- Business 13
- College administrators 13
- Diaries 11
- Science -- Study and teaching 11
- Oral histories 10
- Postcards 10
- Education 9
- Michigan -- History 9 ∧ less
- Grand Valley State University 337
- Grand Valley State University. Division of Student Services 36
- Grand Valley State University. Dean of Students Office 19
- Grand Valley State Colleges. William James College 17
- Grand Valley State University. University Communications 17
- Grand Valley State University. Office of the President 15
- Grand Valley State University. Regional Math and Science Center 15
- Grand Valley State Colleges. Thomas Jefferson College 13
- United States. Army 11
- Grand Valley State University. Office of the Provost 9
- Grand Valley State University. Seidman College of Business 9
- Grand Valley State University. College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 8
- Grand Valley State University. Counseling and Career Development Center 8
- Grand Valley State University. Padnos International Center 8
- University of Michigan 8
- Grand Valley State University. Robert B. Annis Water Resources Institute 7
- Grand Valley State University. University Libraries 7
- Grand Valley State University. Business and Finance 6
- Grand Valley State University. History Department 6
- Grand Valley State University. Office of Graduate Studies 6 ∧ less