Ruth Craig papers
MSS-114

Summary Information

Repository
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Craig, Ruth
Title
Ruth Craig papers
ID
MSS-114
Date
1963
Extent
5.0 folders
Language

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], in the Ruth Craig papers, MSS-114, Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives, Northern Michigan University.

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Biographical Note

Ruth Craig was a music professor and head of the vocal department at Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Michigan from 1926 until her retirement in 1963. She was born in Traverse City, Michigan, on June 7, 1897. Craig attended the School of Music in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and graduated in 1918. She also attended music school in Chicago, where she received her master's degree. Craig died on March 20, 1999.

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Scope and Contents Note

This collection consists of items formerly part of a retirement scrapbook given to Ruth Craig on her retirement from Northern Michigan University in 1963. The collection consists of photographs of campus scenes, student activities, former students, faculty and staff, and images from the retirement dinner. The collection also consists of numerous letters of tribute written to Craig from staff and former students. All materials are dated 1963.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives 5/25/2010

Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, Michigan, 49855
906-227-1225
archives@nmu.edu

Revision Description

  5/25/2010

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Northern Michigan University--Faculty.
  • Northern Michigan University. Dept. of Music.

Personal Name(s)

  • Craig, Ruth

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Collection Inventory

Retirement Correspondence and Photographs 

Box
35-04-03 LRC

Correspondence 1963 

Photographs - Campus facilties and buildings 1963 

Photographs - faculty and staff 1963 

Photographs - Students 1963 

Photographs - Student Activities 1963 

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