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Kalamazoo Society for Crippled Children and Adults Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3530
Abstract

The collection is composed of documents and photographs dealing both with the internal operations and external works of the Kalamazoo Society for Crippled Children and Adults. The materials contained within date from the 1930s to the 1980s.

Dates: 1930s-1980s

Lacey-Webber Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3413
Abstract

The collection is composed of photographs and signs from the Lacey-Webber Company that was located in Kalamazoo between 1939 and 1947.

Dates: 1939-1947

Lakeside For Children records

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-4248
Scope and Contents

This collection contains documents, ledgers, and photographs from Lakeside for Children, a residential treatment center located in Kalamazoo Michigan.

The photos are a mixture of black and white and color; and show buildings on the campus as well as staff and children who lived at Lakeside.

The material covered in the ledgers includes financial information such as monthly expenses, case update information, etc.

Dates: 1920s to early 2000s

Linda Macleod Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3397
Scope and Contents Photos of locations and events around Kalamazoo, Michigan, taken by Carl F. Tifft and dating from 1938-1942. Tifft took photos for and was part of the Clarage Fan Company basketball team. Tifft took photos of the Kalamazoo Lumber Fire which occurred in 1938, a parade put on by the circus in downtown Kalamazoo (undated), the Comstock Tornado in August 1939, Milham Park, the view of downtown Kalamazoo from inside the Hanselman Building, and...
Dates: Dated photos range 1938-1942; One pamphlet dates 1931; Some photos are not dated

Mae Dorsey Hicks Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3894
Scope and Contents Lillian Cobb Bechmann was born in Morenci, MI in 1883. She was married to John W. Bailey on July 14, 1910. She and Mae Dorsey Hicks were residents of Battle Creek, MI. In 1933 John W. Bailey was the mayor of Battle Creek. Hicks was married to James A. Hicks in Detroit on October 19, 1921. In January 1933 Hicks and Mrs. Bailey went on an 18-day cruise of the Caribbean aboard the S.S. Reliance. On their trip they took numerous photographs of what they encountered, and kept postcards, cruise...
Dates: 1933

Merrill R. Wiseman Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-4203
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one scrapbook created by Merrill R. Wiseman (1896-1966), who spent time in the Pacific theater during World War II. The scrapbook contains photos and memorabilia obtained by Merrill R. Wiseman during his time in Manila, Philippines.The photographs cover a wide variety of topics, based on content the photos were mostly likely taken near the end of World War Two. There are photos of the ruins of Manilla, native people of the Philippines, soldiers from...
Dates: 1941-1947

Nelson Curtis Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3520
Scope and Contents Nelson Curtis was born in Kalamazoo, MI in 1921 to Bessie and Homer Curtis. In 1934, when the scrapbook was created, the family lived on 811 Harrigan Ct. and his father worked as a printer. His family attended the Kalamazoo Missionary Church. Curtis graduated from Kalamazoo Central High School in June 1939. After a couple years, he attended Western Michigan College to study education. In the 1942 yearbook, Brown and Gold, Curtis is pictured as a member of the Men’s Glee Club. Also, in 1942...
Dates: 1934

Richard Vander Molen Collection

 File
Identifier: RH-A-3751
Scope and Contents

This collection consist of newsletters, publications, staff directories, informational ephemera, and other materials regarding Bronson Methodist Hospital, the Bronson School of Nursing, being a Bronson employee, and the Bronson Retiree Association

Dates: 2015 (Time the file was created)

Schoolcraft Prairie Extension Club Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-4356
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of material from the Schoolcraft Prairie Extension Club, based in Schoolcraft, Kalamazoo County, Michigan from 1927 to 1993. The collection contains 11 folders of newspaper clippings ranging from 1935-1993. It is unknown what publications the clippings came from, but they were originally compiled in scrapbooks created by the club. Other material within the collection pertains to the club’s history, community involvement, events, and activities. Photos, newspaper...
Dates: 1927-1993

The Herschfield Family Letters

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-4120
Dates: Majority of material found within 1912-1919

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Western Michigan University Archives & Regional History Collections 42
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Subject
Photographs 23
black-and-white photographs 14
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 8
Scrapbooks 8
Business enterprises -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 5
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newsletters 5
cabinet photographs 4
color photographs 4
photograph albums 4
Nursing schools -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 3
Personal correspondence 3
Photographers -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 3
Postcards 3
cartes-de-visite (card photographs) 3
Aerial photographs 2
Buildings -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 2
Business records 2
Correspondence 2
Diaries 2
Kalamazoo (Mich.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Pictorial works 2
Kalamazoo (Mich.) -- Pictorial works 2
Kalamazoo County (Mich.) -- Aerial photographs 2
Letters 2
Menus 2
Nursing students -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 2
Pamphlets 2
Promotional materials 2
Records (Documents) 2
financial records 2
ledgers (account books) 2
minutes (administrative records) 2
negatives (photographs) 2
Abolitionists -- United States -- Biography 1
Adventists -- Michigan -- History -- 20th century 1
Albums (Books) 1
American poetry -- 19th century 1
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
Art portfolios 1
Benton Harbor (Mich.) -- History 1
Book design--United States 1
Book designers--United States 1
Book jackets 1
Books 1
Bronson Methodist Hospital (Kalamazoo, Mich.) -- Directories 1
Bronson Methodist Hospital (Kalamazoo, Mich.) -- History 1
Calligraphy 1
Cass County (Mich.) -- Genealogy 1
Central Elementary School (Parchment, Mich.) -- Photographs 1
Christmas cards 1
Cistercian glass painting and staining -- France 1
Class reunions -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Climax Township (Mich.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Clubs -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Collective settlements -- Michigan -- Benton Harbor 1
Detective and mystery stories 1
Disabilities -- Services for -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Family-owned business enterprises -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Fire fighters -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo -- Photographs 1
Fliers (Printed matter) 1
Glass painting and staining 1
Graphic arts 1
Graphic design (Typography) 1
Hospitals -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Houses -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Illumination of books and manuscripts 1
Kalamazoo (Mich.) -- City Commission -- Elections, 1969 1
Kalamazoo (Mich.) -- Relations -- Japan -- Numazu-shi 1
Kalamazoo (Mich.) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works 1
Kalamazoo Fire Department -- History 1
Marriage licenses -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Michigan -- Church history 1
Motion picture actors and actresses -- Pictorial works 1
Motion picture plays, American 1
Numazu-shi (Japan) -- Relations -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Ocean travel 1
Passenger lists 1
Photography of farms -- Michigan 1
Portrait photography -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Postmortem photography 1
Schools -- Michigan -- Cooper Charter Township 1
Schools -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Schools -- Michigan -- Parchment -- Photographs 1
Schools -- Philippines 1
Shadow (Fictitious character) 1
Shadow (Motion picture : 1994) 1
Sister cities -- Pictorial works 1
Sleds 1
South Elementary School (Parchment, Mich.) -- Photographs 1
Stained glass windows 1
Truck terminals -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Trucking -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Underground Railroad -- Michigan -- Cass County 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Western Michigan University -- Buildings -- Pictorial works 1
Women -- 20th century -- Travel -- Michigan 1
Women -- Michigan -- Galesburg -- Societies and clubs 1
Women teachers -- Michigan -- Parchment -- Photographs 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Philippines -- Baguio 1
Youth -- Services for -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
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Names
Bronson Methodist Hospital. School of Nursing (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 3
Packard, Cullen C., 1839-1898 2
Reidsema, John M. 2
Abbaye de Lachalade (Meuse, France) 1
Abbaye de Pontigny 1
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Abbaye de la Bénisson-Dieu 1
Abbey, Lewis C. (Photographer) 1
Alvan Motor Freight Inc. 1
American National Bank and Trust Company of Michigan 1
Baldwin, Alec, 1958- 1
Bean, James 1
Benson, John Howard, 1901-1956 1
Best, Earnest L., 1939- 1
Bingham, H. L. (Harry L.) 1
Bonine, Mary Anne, 1947-2013 1
Bronson Methodist Hospital (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Brooks, Samuel, 1831-1911 1
Brown, Henry A. (Photographer) 1
Byrd, Clyde Everett, 1891-1980 1
Byrd, Essie Gladys 1
Clarage Fan Company (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Cook, Barbara Wood 1
Cook, George C. 1
Curtis, Nelson, 1921-1984 1
Davis, Bert Byron (1880-1944) 1
Davis, Rosella Snyder (1876-1958) 1
Demming School (Cooper Township, Mich.) 1
DiMarino, Jan Van Haaften 1
Dornbush, Henry (Photographer) 1
E.B. Russell Grocery (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Eddy Paper Company (Three Rivers, Mich.) 1
Eddy, Henry 1
Ford & Humphrey (Firm : Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Ford, Arthur Homer, 1861-1929 1
Ford, Ethia P. "Effie" Johnson, 1865-1936 1
Ford, Frank P., 1845- 1
Garrett, Lutie J. 1
Glittenberg, Elaine Rhea, 1922-2007 1
Heritage Community of Kalamazoo 1
Hershfield Brothers (Department store) 1
Hershfield family 1
Hershfield, David, 1898-1968 1
Hershfield, Harry Aaron, 1870-1945 1
Hicks, Mae Dorsey, -1970 1
House of David (Religious society) 1
Humphrey & Abbey (Firm : Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Hurtt Family 1
Jackson, Charles Arthur, 1915-2005 1
Kalamazoo Central High School 1
Kalamazoo Chamber of Commerce (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Kalamazoo Downstreamers Canoe Club (Mich.) 1
Kalamazoo Log Cabin Quilters 1
Kalamazoo Loose Leaf Binder Company 1
Kalamazoo National Bank (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Kalamazoo Russian Cultural Association 1
Kalamazoo Sled Company 1
Kalamazoo Society for Crippled Children and Adults 1
Kalamazoo Valley Museum 1
Kalamazoo-Numazu Sister City 1
Kovalak, Tom, 1968- 1
Lacey-Webber Company (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Lakeside for Children (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Lane, Esther Louise Wells, 1921-2010 1
Lawson, Estella Sanders, 1909-2011 1
Macleod, Linda K. 1
Mantele, Frederick, 1885-1975 1
Mantele, Lulu Liniger, 1893-1971 1
Meulman, Janet Brown 1
Michigan Female Seminary 1
Michigan State Normal School 1
Michigan Teachers' Institute 1
Miller, Penelope Ann 1
Morgan, Ward C., 1907-1997 1
Palmiter & Warrant 1
Perry, Edgar H. 1
Pontes, Crimilda, 1926-2000 1
Porter, Morris H., 1839-1911 1
Purnell, Benjamin Franklin (1861-1927) 1
Reliance (Steamship : 1920) 1
Remington Rand, Inc. 1
Ross, Tom 1
Russell, E.B. 1
Shank, Ellen Louise Emig, 1926- 1
Sharpsteen, Samuel L., 1845-1916 1
Silberman, Harriette C. Hershfield 1
Smith, Charles Harold, 1896-1975 1
Smith, Mary Kathrine, 1894-1975 1
Spaeth's Studio (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Spencer family 1
Spencer, Zepha Lynn, 1887-1983 1
State Theatre (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Street and Smith Publications 1
Taylor, Frank E., 1913-1997 1
Thimble Club (Galesburg, Mich.) 1
Tifft, Carl F., 1910-1999 1
Tucker, Veta Smith 1
United States. Army. Michigan Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865) (Company I) 1
Universal City Studios 1
Upjohn Company 1
Van Haaften, Gerret, 1904-1989 1
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