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Collection Description The collection consists of photocopies of original documents and articles, and newspaper clippings ca. 1841-2008, related to the Underground Railroad, and genealogies of Underground Railroad operatives, free African Americans, and fugitives seeking freedom and their descendents.
Collection Description The Elizabeth Cecil collection documents the work of Ms. Cecil written under the pseudonym Clarence Conway. Her correspondence with acquaintances and publishers document her efforts to publish her work. Writings include short stories, plays, poems, songs, short essays and scenarios for movies.
Series — Box: 1
Abstract This annual report is a summary of the continuing education activities conducted during the 1978-1979 fiscal year. The report represents a variety of academic units that extend programs to evening and off campus students. A review of the programs and relevant statistical data are included.
Collection Description Research and Development files from 1969, maintained by Chair Howard Stein and others, include minutes, memos and correspondence, other administrative records and reports, and grant proposal files. Funded and denied grant proposal files from 1977/8 for research support may also include Human Research Committee files, stipends, and travel files. After 1983 the committee managed the Distinguished Contribution awards.
Scope and Contents Scrapbook contains photographs, narrative descriptions, ephemera, programs of school plays, parties, athletic events, commencements, dance cards, and invitations that document the four years of high school as experienced by Irma Cheney and her classmates.
Collection Description This collection includes organizational records, contest materials, photographs, and videos of Michigan and national competitions.
Series — Box: 65
Abstract Newsletter by the students of College IV.
Collection Description Personal and official documents and correspondence related to the American Civil War and to the institution of slavery, collected by Harvey E. Lemmen. A selection of documents from 10 states related to the ownership of slaves and abolition, 1805-1864; and correspondence and documents of the soldiers who fought in the War to and from family members and officials. Further includes 1914 letter from Robert Lincoln and accounts written after the War, as late as 1943, related to Abraham Lincoln and...
Collection — Box: 1
Collection Description Civil War era cartes-de-visite family album of unknown origin. Identified images only of Stonewall Jackson, and Gen. G. T. Beauregard and commercial prints of Com. Hollis and carte-de-visite of plant. Leather-bound carte-de-visite album with brass clasp. Oval or rectangular cut-out pages include hand painted Stars and Bars Confederate flag in first page; 9 full-portrait carte-de-visites of 3 men, 4 women, and 2 pairs; 16 head shots of 10 men and 6 women. Also included are 9 tintypes in...
Collection — Box: 1
Collection Description The patriotic envelope was a war-time propaganda phenomenon produced by both the North and the South during the Civil War. This collection of primarily Union patriotic envelopes depicts battles, flags, eagles, political satire, and caricatures of Abraham Lincoln, Jefferson Davis, Gen. McClellan, Col. Elmore Ellsworth, and other political heroes. Envelopes often have mottos and verses. They were first made for the mails and then as souvenirs.
Series — Box: 6-8
Abstract A daily news-gram reporting on campus events and announcements supplementing the student newspaper, the Lanthorn. Succeeded by Daily Events in 1981. Spring 1970-Fall 1980
Series — Box: 98
Abstract Newsletter for history majors.
Abstract Coalition for Excellence in Science and Math Education monthly publication. Other titles include Science Update (1979-1986); Science & Mathematics Update (1987-1993); and InterChange (1994- present).
Series — Multiple Containers
Abstract A biannual publication for education professionals exploring pertinent issues in education such as legislation and teaching methods. Fall 1997-present.
Collection Description Dean's files, administrative files, curriculum files and class modules.
Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This record series contains publications, Dean's Office files, faculty committee files, divisional, and department files from the College of Arts and Sciences, spanning from 1964 to about 1998, with the bulk of the files dating between 1967 and 1979. Publications include course offerings, calendars, and schedules from the 1960s and 1970s, program brochures from the 1970s and 1980s, and manuals for faculty and department chairmen from the late 1960s to the mid-1970s.The...
Series — Box: 1
Scope and Contents "Celebrating Twenty Years" publication of the College Student Affairs Leadership program in the Grand Valley State University College of Education
Abstract The College of Education offers a program of teacher instruction and training. The program emphasizes learning theory and inquiry combined with practical application. In 1964 Educational Studies Institute was founded. In 1980 School of Education joined the College of Arts and Sciences. In 2004 the unit became the College of Education (COE). Includes project reports and Masters theses that reflect on Grand Valley State University as a subject.
Abstract The series contains the Quadrennial Report of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (2004-2006) and the Scholarly and Creative Achievements in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (2009, 2016-2017). Included in the reports are student scholars and highlights of grants and scholarly achievements.
Series — Box: 49
Abstract A publication of the Grand River Watershed Program, Water Resources Institute.
Scope and Contents Series contains Grand Valley State Commencement Ceremony programs from beginning in 1968.
Scope and Contents Published to serve the West Michigan commercial development and real estate magazine.
Series — Box: 92
Abstract The College of Community and Public Service was formed in 2004 as part of the reorganization, which brought together the five already existing units into one college: The School of Criminal Justice; School of Public, Nonprofit, and Health Administration; School of Social Work; Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management; and the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy. A biannual newsletter of the College of Community and Public Service.
Series — Box: 49
Abstract Digest of information from the Communication Module's Publication Office.
Series — Box: 24
Abstract Weekly newsletter for Thomas Jefferson College containing announcements and event calenders. 1977-1979.
Series — Box: 97
Abstract Newsletter of the Computer Center/Information Technology, also University Computing Newsletter.
Scope and Contents Published since 1880, serving the Coopersville area.
Collection Description The Learning to Give records collection documents the beginning of the program with the K-12 Education in Philanthropy Project up to its merger with The LEAGUE. The collection includes proposals for programs, lesson plans and grants, funding and budget information, business plans, meetings with the Executive Committee, Board of Trustees and Steering Committee, newspaper clippings, various publications on philanthropy and education, and artifacts including T-shirts, pins and awards.
Series — Box: 102
Abstract Counseling and Student Development Center of Student Services quarterly newsletter.
Abstract Undergraduate and graduate course catalogs distributed to incoming students to provide students with information and guidance for enrollment. Includes some catalogs for William James College, College IV, School of General Studies, and Transfer Student Guidebook, 2003. Graduate Bulletins published separately from 1986.
- Michigan 435
- Universities and colleges 364
- Publications 290
- Files (Records) 123
- Grand Rapids (Mich.) 52
- Community newspapers 40
- Photographs 36
- Correspondence 31
- World War, 1939-1945 25
- Newspapers 18
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty 16
- Scrapbooks 15
- Business 13
- College administrators 12
- Science -- Study and teaching 11
- Diaries 10
- Oral histories 10
- Education 9
- Michigan -- History 9
- Postcards 9 ∧ less
- Grand Valley State University 335
- 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 14
- Grand Valley State University. Regional Math and Science Center 14
- Grand Valley State Colleges. Thomas Jefferson College 13
- United States. Army 10
- 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