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Abel G. Peck papers

Identifier: c-00107
Scope and Contents This collection consists of letters from Abel G. Peck to his family during the Civil War. His letters describe Sharpsburg, Maryland, in the aftermath of the battle of Antietam, as well as as his part in the battles of Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville. Also included in the collection is a letter from a newly appointed woman faculty member at Hillsdale, Michigan. The letter (1859) describes the college and her experiences as the first women hired by a previously all-male...
Dates: 1859 - 1863

Addie E. Milks diary

Identifier: c-00548
Scope and Contents This collection contains excerpts from Addie E. Milks' diary detailing the history and genealogy of the Sloan and McCormick families, as well as early pioneer life in Michigan territory.A majority of the excerpts pertain to Addie's mother, Ann McCormick Malone, and her dramatic experiences during the Revolutionary War as well as her family's subsequent move to Taymouth Township, near the Flint River, Michigan.Also included in the excerpts are comments about relations...
Dates: 1922

Capital Area Women's Lifestyle Magazine collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00218
Scope and Content

The collection contains issues of Capital Area Women's Lifestyle magazine.

Dates: 2012 - 2019

Carrie Usewick Harvey reminiscences

Identifier: c-00174
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the typewritten reminiscences of Carrie Usewick Harvey, of Wexford County, Michigan, as told to her daughter.

The reminiscences gave an account of the family's migration and settlement in Wexford County, and Carrie's recollections of her youth. They also describe early lumbering operations and homemade remedies for illness.

Dates: undated

Darlene Clark Hine papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.298
Scope and Content

The collection contains the lecture "Black women in the Middle West: the Michigan experience," that Hine delivered at the Annual Meeting of the Historical Society of Michigan on October 14, 1988 and the Historical Society published in 1990.

Dates: 1988, 1990

Diana I. Marinez papers

Identifier: MSS 537

The materials were collected as part of the activist work Dr. Marinez did with Mujeres Unidas de Michigan organization.

Dates: approximately 1969-1990; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1975

Elizabeth Chandler papers

Identifier: c-00098
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of newspaper reprints of nine letters written by Elizabeth Chandler of Lenawee County, Michigan, describing her pioneer experiences in the period 1830 to 1834. The letters were published by the Yale Publishing Association in 1926.

Dates: 1926

Focus: Michigan Women publication

Identifier: c-00340
Scope and Contents

The publication presents brief biographical sketches (and photographic reproductions) of women considered by the committee to be influential in the history of Michigan from 1701-1977.

Dates: 1977

Idali Feliciano collection on Mujeres Unidas de Michigan

Identifier: MSS 449
Scope and Contents

The collection numbers one folder and covers activity during the 1975 time period. The collection consists of printed materials, primarily events leading up to a conference sponsored by the Mujeres Unidas de Michigan, a Latina activist organization for which Feliciano was a co-founder and charter member. Among the materials are poems, articles of incorporation, 3 photographs, and conference information.

Dates: 1975, undated

Lillie Lauretta Gragg collection

Identifier: c-00710
Content Description

The Lillie Lauretta Gragg collection contains a pdf of photocopy of the reminiscences of Lillie Lauretta Shaw Gragg. She describes in her childhood and adult life. Also included is a transcription of the reminscences. The reminiscences are available in both digital and phyiscal forms. The reminiscences appeared in the Sunfield Sentinel from 2018-2019.

Dates: 1978, circa 2018

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