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Friends of the Crystal River records

Identifier: 00265

Scope and Contents

The Friends of the Crystal River records include minutes for 1987-1995, and secretary records for 1998-2013. The secretary records include meeting minutes, reports, lists of board members, and bylaws.


  • Creation: 1987 - 2013


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Biographical / Historical

According to its by-laws, the purpose of the Friends of the Crystal River is "to explore ways and means of preserving the natural ecological, historic, recreational, aesthetic and educational values of the Crystal River and its adjacent lands; to protect the sensitive wetlands and floodplain, flora and fauna in this unique watershed of Leelanau County; to maintain and improve the water quality of the river; to educate the public regarding the use and enjoyment of this classic wetlands natural resource; and to raise and disburse funds, and to take such other action as is reasonable and necessary, for the accomplishment of this purpose.” The Friends of the Crystal River is based in Glen Arbor, Michigan.


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Legal Status

Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred. Copyright restrictions may apply. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Friends of the Crystal River records
4 Published And Cataloged
M. Badgley Malone
November 2018
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US