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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

Frobenius Family Letters

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3493
Scope and Contents

This collection is composed of family letters written to Mary Kammerer Frobenius, Frank Frobenius and his daughter, Ruth Frobenius Hamill from the years 1882 to 1948. This collection was originally part of A-55, Kalamazoo Valley Museum.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1882-1948

Galesburg PTA Council Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-4195
Scope and Contents

The collection is composed of various documents relating to the Galesburg Parent-Teacher Association of Galesburg, Michigan, dating from the years 1949 to 1957. The documents include numerous annual reports, bylaws, and meeting notes. There are also various Council Committee guidelines, directories, member lists, bulletins, and articles from magazines.

Dates: 1949-1957

Garret Van Haaften

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3878
Abstract

The collection is comprised of correspondence, articles, photos, and awards that involve Garret Van Haaften, dating from the late 1940’s to the 1990’s.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1940-1990

General Farm ledger

 Item — Box: 1 of 1
Identifier: Rh-A-4246
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one ledger possibly from a local farmer in Kalamazoo County, Michigan. The range of the material is from 1888-1901. The ledger tracks farm expenses of the unnamed farmer, the farms of Frank Milham and Noah Bryant, and keeps track of a “wood account” which recorded lumber purchased by various individuals.

Dates: 1888-1901

Gull Lake Country Club

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3447
Scope and Contents

This collection includes the financial and business documents of the Gull Lake Country Club in the first few decades after its establishment in 1911.

The documents in this collection are dated to the years 1911-1947. The majority of papers in this collection come from business and financial transactions, including receipts from members and services rendered for club maintenance and correspondence related to membership, dues, and other business matters.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1911-1930's

Guy H. Lockwood Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3080
Scope and Contents The collection contains material created and gathered by Guy H. Lockwood. Seventeen magazines dealing with socialism written and published by Guy Lockwood, Lockwood Publishing Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan. Titles include: The prophet and the ass, 1911 (continued by The billygoat, 1912-1913); Unity, approximately 1913; and Pa and young American, no date. Fourteen binders of documents and two boxes of printing plates associated with Guy H. Lockwood. Materials include correspondence with Upton...
Dates: 1904-1942

Harold and Grace Upjohn Foundation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-4219
Scope and Contents

The collection is made up of documents related to Harold and Grace Upjohn Foundation of Kalamazoo Michigan from 1979 to the mid-2000s. The records consist of grant requests, foundation correspondence, member and trustee meeting minutes, and other miscellaneous documents.

Dates: 1979 - mid-2000s

Henderson-Ames Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3541
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of design templates, catalogues, and correspondence from the Henderson-Ames Company located in Kalamazoo Michigan, which was in business from 1893 to 1993.

Dates: 1890-1911

John Esch Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3578
Abstract

This collection is mostly comprised of family letters, dealing mostly with the Holden and Ashley families. The range of dates is from 1858 to 1964. Although the majority of the letters are between 1858 till about 1920. These letters are mostly addressed to Harriet and Jerome Ashley from their children, Harriet’s siblings and their children. Harriet and Jerome lived in Calhoun county Michigan for a majority of their lives.

Dates: 1858-1964

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World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives 3
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Farm management -- Michigan -- Records and correspondence 2
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives 2
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account books 2
church records 2
financial records 2
membership lists 2
Acrobats -- Michigan -- Van Buren County 1
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Bakeries -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
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Gay rights -- Oregon -- Portland 1
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Intergovernmental cooperation -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo County 1
Kalamazoo (Mich.) -- Church history 1
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Nazareth Academy (Nazareth, Mich.) -- History 1
Nazareth Association (Nazareth, Mich.) -- Records and correspondence 1
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Radio stations -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Railroads -- Mergers -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo County 1
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Recipes 1
Refuse and refuse disposal -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo County 1
Requisitions, Military 1
Roads -- Michigan -- Porter (Township) 1
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Schools -- Philippines 1
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Sheep farming 1
Socialism -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
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United States. Army. Malaria Survey Unit, 19th 1
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bulletins 1
bylaws (administrative records) 1
deeds 1
design drawings 1
directories 1
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Kalamazoo Central High School 2
Kalamazoo Post Office (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 2
American National Bank and Trust Company of Michigan 1
Ashley family 1
Ashley, Harriet M. Holder, 1841-1922 1
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Ashley, Jerome B., 1837-1906 1
Barton, Edward Read 1
Beebe family 1
Beeby, Betty, 1923-2015 1
Bower, Charles L., 1831- 1
Brady, Christine 1
Bunkers, Suzanne L 1
Camp Albert L. Mills (N.Y.) 1
Campau family 1
Campau, Edward J., 1916-2007 1
Campau, Elward B., 1919-1998 1
Cash, Sophie, 1834-1932 1
Clarke, Emma W. 1
Cole, Bert (1875-) 1
Colony Room (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Cook, Ralph, 1942-1945 1
Cory, Clyde Vern, 1889-1976 1
Cory, Marguerite (Molly) Bernice Bosworth, 1893-1960 1
Davis, Bert Byron (1880-1944) 1
Davis, Rosella Snyder (1876-1958) 1
DiMarino, Jan Van Haaften 1
Drake, Jane, 1826-1899 1
Dutch Treat Bakery (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
ETANDA Club (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Eat and Dance Club (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Esch, John 1
Farnsworth, James S., 1907- 1
Farnsworth, Philip M. 1
Faulkner, Myran, 1869- 1
Finch family 1
First Presbyterian Church (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Fitch, Asa 1
Fort Custer (Mich.) 1
Frobenius family 1
Frobenius, Frank, 1860-1928 1
Frobenius, Mary Kammerer, 1860-1943 1
Galesburg Parent-Teacher Association (Galesburg, Mich.) 1
Gernant, David 1
Graves, Henry S. 1
Gull Lake Country Club (Richland, Mich.) 1
Hamill, Ruth Marie Frobenius, 1900-1996 1
Harold and Grace Upjohn Foundation 1
Harvard Law School 1
Henderson-Ames Company (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Hershfield Brothers (Department store) 1
Hershfield family 1
Hershfield, David, 1898-1968 1
Hershfield, Harry Aaron, 1870-1945 1
Holder family 1
International Association of Administrative Professionals 1
International Typographical Union. Local 122 (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Jarvis, Roman I., 1851-1940 1
Kalamazoo County Council of Governments 1
Kalamazoo County Pomona Grange, No. 82 (Kalamazoo County, Michigan) 1
Kalamazoo Light Guard 1
Kalamazoo National Bank (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Kalamazoo Public Library 1
Lockwood, Guy H., 1870-1947 1
Lovell, Myron A., 1818-1905 1
Marshall, Don 1
Michigan Central Railroad Company 1
Michigan Land Trustees 1
Michigan Organic Food and Farm Alliance 1
Michigan State Troops. Regiment, 2nd. Company C 1
Michigan. National Guard 1
Morris, Edward, 1918-1991 1
Morris, Harold, 1925-2009 1
Morris, Lillian V. Steinbauer, 1890-1985 1
Morris, Richard B., 1891-1974 1
Morris, Richard E., 1916-1987 1
Morris, Robert S., 1923-1945 1
Morris, Walter G., 1921-2011 1
National Secretaries Association (International) 1
National Secretaries Association (U.S.). Kalamazoo Chapter 1
Oakwood School District, Kalamazoo County, Mich. 1
Page, Anna May Murphy, 1857-1936 1
Page, Luella Wallace, 1899-1985 1
Page, Murray, 1881-1972 1
Page, William, 1857-1913 1
Parks, Floyd 1
Pearl family 1
Pearl, Norton, 1878-1960 1
Pere Marquette Railroad 1
Popke Family Otsego Scholarship Fund 1
Popke family 1
Popke, Emil, Jr., 1925-2012 1
Popke, Ruth, -2007 1
Portage United Methodist Church 1
Potter, Charity, 1826-1921 1
Rasmussen, Cornelia Brown, 1890-1965 1
Rasmussen, Esther Morris, 1914-1991 1
Rasmussen, Leo B., Jr., 1914-1988 1
Rasmussen, Leo B., Sr., 1890-1975 1
Red Brick Tavern Inn and Store (Plainwell, Mich.) 1
Rosel, Dale Edward, 1927-1990 1
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