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Kalamazoo Public Library

 Organization

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Black Resource and Enterprise Directories Collection

 Collection — Box: 1 of 1, Object: 1 & 2
Identifier: RH-A-4369
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of two directories listing the workplace and organizations of African American citizens in Kalamazoo, Michigan in 1969 and 1974.Inside, there is a list of businesses and organizations owned by African Americans, along with the address of their business or organization, the name of the owner, and their phone number. The Black Resource Directory lists the names of workers and their jobs, and also contains the home address of workers as well as their home...
Dates: 1969, 1974

Esther Morris Rasmussen

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-1584
Scope and Contents Letters exchanged between Esther Morris Rasmussen (1914-1991), her immediate family, and friends, 1930-1980. The collection includes correspondence from Leo. Brown, Jr. to Esther, 1934-1939 and letters from Esther’s five brothers, Richard, Edward, Walter G., Robert S. and Harold during their service in the armed forces during World War II. Included are letters exchanged in early 1945 in regards to Robert’s untimely death in an airplane crash, as well as Harold’s abrupt marriage later in the...
Dates: 1930-1980

Kalamazoo Public Library Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-441
Abstract

The collection is composed of materials produced by the Kalamazoo Public Library and date from 1942 to 2011.

Dates: 1942-2011

The Hikers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3458
Scope and Contents

The collection amounts to .05 cubic feet and is composed of three club program schedules for The Hikers, a club which began in 1921. The three club program booklets are from 1932, 1941 and 1947 and contain membership roster with names and contact information along with officers and a yearly schedule of activities, including monthly meetings and hikes around the community.

Dates: 1932-1947

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African American business enterprises -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
African American businesspeople -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
African Americans -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Hiking -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Kalamazoo County (Mich.) -- History 1