Browse Collections (29 total)

Browse the U.S.S. Michigan Memorabilia collection

U.S.S. Michigan Memorabilia

The name U.S.S. Michigan has been shared by 3 vessels in the United States Navy. The first U.S.S. Michigan was the Navy's first iron-hulled warship…

Browse the Young Lords in Lincoln Park Interviews collection

Young Lords in Lincoln Park Interviews

The Young Lords in Lincoln Park collection grows out of the ongoing struggle for fair housing, self-determination, and human rights that was launched…

Browse the Russell Mawby Papers collection

Russell Mawby Papers

The Russell Mawby papers document the life and work of Michigan-born Russell Mawby from 1928 to the present. Mawby was the Chief Executive Officer and…

Contributors: Johnson Center for Philanthropy

Browse the Michigan Philanthropy Oral History Project Interviews  collection

Michigan Philanthropy Oral History Project Interviews

The Michigan Philanthropy Oral History Project (MPOHP) was initiated in 2006 as an innovative partnership between the Council of Michigan Foundations,…

Contributors: StoryCorps (Project)

Browse the Speaking Out: Western Michigan Civil Rights Oral Histories collection

Speaking Out: Western Michigan Civil Rights Oral Histories

Collection of oral history recordings documenting the history of civil rights and social justice advocacy in Western Michigan. The collection was…

Browse the D. J. Angus Moving Pictures collection

D. J. Angus Moving Pictures

Indiana resident and entrepreneur, D. J. Angus produced an extensive photographic record of his work and travels throughout the U.S. and Mexico,…

Browse the Mathias J. Alten Collection collection

Mathias J. Alten Collection

Digitized photographs, artworks, and diary transcript from the papers of West Michigan painter, Mathias J. Alten (1871-1938) represent one of the most…

Browse the Grand Rapids Oral Histories collection

Grand Rapids Oral Histories

Taped and transcribed interviews conducted in the early 1970s primarily of the children and grandchildren of many of the founders of Grand Rapids,…

Browse the Veterans Collections collection

Veterans Collections

Highlights from papers of veterans of World War I, World War II, the Vietnam War and the Iraq War generated, in part, through the Grand Valley History…

Browse the Naval Recognition Training Slides collection

Naval Recognition Training Slides

Slides developed during World War II as a training tool, for top-side battle-station personnel on board ship and for all aircraft personnel, by the US…

Browse the Honors Institute for Young Scientists (HIFYS) Scrapbook collection

Honors Institute for Young Scientists (HIFYS) Scrapbook

The Honors Institute for Young Scientists provided a competitive scholarship to an advanced summer educational program in science and math for high…

Browse the D.J. Angus Photographs collection

D.J. Angus Photographs

An extensive photographic record of Angus’ work and travels throughout the U.S. and Mexico. The images of manmade and natural phenomenon often…