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Abstract Lincolniana collected by Dwight B. Waldo (1864-1936), the first president of Western Michigan University (the books associated with this collection are cataloged individually and searchable through the Western Michigan University Libraries online catalog)
Scope and Contents Documents regarding the internal affairs of the Kalamazoo Society for Crippled Children and Adults, including audits, by-laws, and detailed notes from meetings. Material from other sources include photocopies of newspaper clippings; photographs and a detailed history of the society.
Abstract Bound and loose prints and artist's archive, which includes sketches, proofs, exhibition booklets, reviews of shows and correspondence between Hanka and other artists, writers, galleries, publishers, etc. Some of the books associated with this archive have been cataloged separately and are searchable via Western Michigan University Libraries online catalog otherwise they appear in this finding aid.
Abstract Papers of Msgr. Joseph Turk (1895-1951) including research notes, manuscript drafts, offprints, correspondence, newspaper clippings and postage stamps. The research papers and notes are concerned with the Cistercian Statuta and important figures in Cistercian history, such as Bernard of Clairvaux, William of St. Thierry and Stephen Harding. The newspaper clippings relate to mid-twentieth century politics in Yugoslavia.
Scope and Contents In 1896, Bronson Methodist Hospital got its start when land was acquired by a group of physicians fearing Kalamazoo’s growing population would outgrow the capabilities of Borgess Hospital, the only hospital in the city at the time. Just after the beginning of the 20th century, the same group physicians formed the Kalamazoo Hospital Association and opened the Kalamazoo Hospital in a house on John Street. In 1903, the ground was broke for a brand new hospital building. On 5 December 1905, the new...
Scope and Contents The documents in this collection are from John Van Eck and his time working for the Kalamazoo post office. During his time with the post office he served as acting postmaster and then became postmaster. Some of the documents included are the rules and regulations that post offices had to follow. More personal documents include newspaper articles about John, speeches that John wrote, certificates that he received. There are many letters received about his position as acting postmaster general...
- Subject: Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) X
- Western Michigan University Archives & Regional History Collections 5
- Western Michigan University Special Collections 2
- Bronson Methodist Hospital (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
- Bronson Methodist Hospital. School of Nursing (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
- Catholic Church--Clergy 1
- E.J. Kelly Company (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
- Hanka, Ladislav 1