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Collection — Reel: 1-13
Scope and Contents Contains microfilmed issues of the German language newspaper, Germania, of Grand Rapids from October 1855 to March 1916.
Dates: Publication: October 3, 1855 - March 29, 1916
Collection — Box: 1
Collection Description Samples of fine printing collected by A.K. Gibson of Grand Rapids, Michigan. The collection is mounted on blank pages in a volume with the cover from Twenty famous naval battles by Edward Kirk Rawson, 1899. The scrapbook contains correspondence to Gibson from publishers and book sellers on letterhead, sketches, bookplates, announcements, and illustrated catalogs.
Scope and Contents Collection contains photographic negatives, color transparencies, slides, personal papers, ephemera, publications, and artifacts documenting the careeer of photographer Douglas R. Gilbert, spanning from 1958 to 2018. Negatives are primarily in 35mm black and white and 4"x5" color formats, and are typically accompanied by contact sheets. Personal papers include correspondence and gallery files, photo project files, and publications featuring Gilbert's photographs. A small number of artifacts...
Dates: 1868 - 2018; Majority of material found within 1958 - 2018
Abstract Edward V. Gillis worked in the tool and manufacturing business in Grand Rapids Michigan. Gillis was a collector whose focus was Native Americans. This collection includes magazines, posters, maps, other published and some unpublished materials.
Scope and Contents Photograph album, 179 x 258 mm. 14 leaves. Brown paper covered boards stamped with faux leather grain with embossed center cartouche; "Photographs" stamped in gold in lower right corner of cover. Contains 29 black-and-white photographs with corner mounts documenting a road trip (with house trailer) taken in August 1939 from Lansing, Michigan, to various locations in northern Michigan with two other women. On the inside front cover is written in white ink on black paper, "Our trip through |...
Series — Box: 99
Abstract The Padnos International Center (PIC) was formerly the Office of International Studies in 1970, the office has helped centralize responsibility for the development and administration of international exchange activities sponsored by GVSC. In 1974 the office was given the status of independent institute under the name of Global Education Institute, which changed its name again in 1979 to Center for International Studies. In 1984 the Office of International Affairs (later Studies) was founded and...
Abstract Resource guide for faculty and staff of the Padnos International Center. Guide includes information on opportunities to study abroad, develop international partnerships, and on grant, teaching, and sabbatical opportunities. Titled Resource Guide for Faculty and Staff until 2014, when it was renamed to Global GVSU: Resource Guide for Faculty and Staff.
Series — Box: 126
Abstract Publication of the English Department, Division of Arts & Humanities, GVSC. Essays, poems, and stories are classwork and submissions.
Scope and Contents The collection contains the professional faculty papers of Dr. James Goode, spanning from 1986 to 2016. Materials document the the development of the Middle East Studies Program, the Model Arab League, and Middle East Study Abroad trips at Grand Valley. The collection also contains general professional correspondence, Goode's research files, and a small amount of material relating to the general operations of the History Department. Materials in the collection include meeting minutes and...
Series — Box: 1
Abstract This handbook is a guide for graduate program management that covers administrative duties, application and admission processes, research and thesis guidelines, as well as general rules.
Series — Box: 1
Collection Description In August 1988 Grand Valley State University made a significant commitment to graduate education, by hiring an Associate Director of Graduate Admissions. In an effort to understand how graduate programs and services were being used, the Associate Director conducted a telephone survey of current and past graduate students. The final report of the Graduate Student Survey was released in April 1989.
Dates: April 1989
Series — Box: 1
Abstract This publication is produced by the Office of Graduate Studies in collaboration with the Graduate and Professional Student Association. The publication is produced for an event held each semester and includes an awards ceremony list and names of each student graduating along with their thesis abstract.
Series — Box: 1
Abstract This informal guide for new graduate students was prepared in response to the suggestions of many graduate students, communicated through surveys, forums, and face-to-face meetings. The guidebook contains an office directory, where to turn for advice or guidance, program options, and when matters related to an individual's graduate program should be acted on.
Abstract The Grand Forum is the lifelong learning institute of the Continuing Education Department for adults 55 and older. Through presentations and discussions, held both on and off campus, Grand Forum provides a broad spectrum of stimulating programs in a setting that encourages lively discussion. Audio tapes of Grand Forum lecture series presented by member of the Grand Forum lifelong learning program. Topics include arts, business, current events, history and science.
Collection — Box: 1
Collection Description Two scrapbooks of newsclippings, photographs, postcards, and ephemera of the Grand Rapids Boat and Canoe Club. Photos were taken at regattas on Reeds Lake; the Grand River; Peoria, Illinois; and in Chicago of club members, and events. Historical articles, reports of regatta events, and articles featuring members Charles McQuewan and Jack Corbett are included. Programs include the First Grand Regatta on Great Salt Lake 1888, and Peoria Rowing Festival, and banquet and music programs and the GR...
Scope and Contents Collection contains souvenir pins, badges, ribbons and envelopes from the Grand Rapids Carnival of Fun, held in 1897 and 1898. The collection also includes one piece of sheet music for the "Carnival of Fun 2 Step," by Dan Ball, published in 1897.
Dates: 1897 - 1898
Scope and Contents Published monthly serving Michigan’s parents and families since 1989.
Dates: Publication: 2006-2012
Collection Description The College of Arts and Sciences Oral History Project collection consists of materials created to document West Michigan local history. Collection includes taped and transcribed interviews with residents of Grand Rapids, Michigan; other West Michigan related oral history interviews; and tapes of topical radio shows produced by the University of Michigan based on these interviews. Interviews conducted primarily in the early 1970s of the children and grandchildren of many of the founders of Grand...
Dates: 1971-1977, 2010
Collection Description The collection is a series of five scrapbooks compiled by Harvey Lemmen. The collection contains newspaper clippings and articles from local Grand Rapids, Michigan’s newspapers focusing on the history of the city, its people, places, and events. The collection includes clippings about the election of Grand Rapid’s first black mayor, the demolition of historic buildings, celebrations, and public transportation within the city. Scrapbooks also contain some printed photographs and brochures....
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Published weekly since 1957 serving the black communities of Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Muskegon and Battle Creek. Collection contains microfilmed issues from 1970 to 1992, and paper issues from 1994 to the present day.
Dates: Publication: Dec. 31, 1970-June 11, 1992, 1994-present
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Published weekly between 1997 and 2002 serving the Grandville, Jenison, Hudsonville, Jamestown and Borculo areas. In 2002 divided into regional papers including Grand Valley Advance East, Grand Valley Advance West and Ottawa Advance. In 2007 area Advances merged again under the title Grand Valley Advance, serving Allendale, Borculo, Grandville, Georgetown Township, Hudsonville,...
Dates: Publication: 1979-1989; Publication: 1997-2002; Publication: 2007-2008
Collection Description Quarterly Alumni Office newsletter sent to alumni containing Grand Valley updates, reconnection and event opportunities, and other news pertinent to alumni. Fall 1983-Summer 1988.
Series — Box: 1
Abstract Grand Valley Charter Schools report of Charter Schools managed by the Board of Trustees through Grand Valley's Charter schools office. The report and directory includes descriptions of each charter school and statistical information about the programs.
Dates: 2000-2002, 2008-2014, 2015-2016, 2019
Series — Box: 125
Abstract Michigan Educational Support Personnel Association/Clerical Office Technical Association newsletter for GV COTs.
Scope and Contents Published weekly serving the Grandville, Jenison and Georgetown Township areas. Merged in 2007 to Grand Valley Advance and then The Advance.
Dates: Publication: 2002-2007
Collection — Reel: 1
Collection Description Ravenna, Michigan's Grand Valley Journal was published by Clinton Beckwith beginning in 1974. It may have been continued by the Clipper in 1976. Collection contains microfilmed issues from 1974 to 1975.
Dates: Publication: March 20, 1974 - May 28, 1975
Scope and Contents Published monthly as labor’s voice in Kent, Montcalm, Ottawa, Ionia, Barry, Allegan & Muskegon Counties. Founded July 28, 1955. Subsequently published as Work in Progress in 2011.
Dates: Publication: 1994-2011
Collection — Reel: 1-5
Collection Description Collection contains microfilmed issues of Grand Valley Ledger (Lowell) from 1975 to 1987.
Dates: Publication: November 27, 1975 - April 22, 1987
Scope and Contents Series contains the Grand Valley Magazine, a quarterly publication by University Communications. Includes Grand Valley: The Best of (2005-2006).
Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Materials are compiled from various committees and projects in this ongoing created collection. Collectively the materials document the history, use, and efforts to preserve the Grand Valley Ravines Natural Area by faculty, staff and students. Included are files from the Seidman House exhibit; a survey of alumni recollections of the Ravines; minutes and recommendations of the Trailway Committee (2005-2006) and the Ravines Natural Area committee (2015-2016); a Nature Trail guide; student...
- Michigan 444
- Universities and colleges 372
- Publications 295
- Files (Records) 128
- Grand Rapids (Mich.) 53
- Photographs 43
- 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
- English 600
- Spanish; Castilian 2
- Belarusian 1
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- German 1
- 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