Fillmore C.F. Earney papers
MSS-186

Summary Information

Repository
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Earney, Fillmore C.F.
Title
Fillmore C.F. Earney papers
ID
MSS-186
Date [inclusive]
1965-1994
Extent
2.0 Cubic feet
Language

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item] in the Fillmore C.F. Earney, papers, MSS-186, Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives, Northern Michigan University.

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Biographical Note

Dr. Fillmore C.F. Earney, born in 1931, was a Professor of Geography at Northern Michigan University (NMU) from 1966 to 1996 and specialized in the geography of mining and mineral resources. Upon retirement in 1996, Dr. Earney relocated to Brookings, Oregon. Dr. Earney was honored for his teaching influence when a former student, Dr. Frederick "Fritz" Nelson, endowed a scholarship in Dr. Earney's name at NMU in 2003.

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Scope and Contents Note

This collection is comprised of some of the professional publications of Dr. Fillmore C.F. Earney. The collection's focus is on mining and mineral resources. Of particular note is the report entitled "Marquette County Growth Impact Study (1975)." This report examines the impact of mining operations by the Cleveland Cliffs Iron Mining Company on the population and economic growth of Marquette County.

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Arrangement note

Chronological.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives 6/16/2010

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

Revision Description

  6/16/2010

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company.
  • Northern Michigan University--Faculty.
  • Northern Michigan University. Dept. of Geography.

Geographic Name(s)

  • Marquette (Mich.)--Politics and government.
  • Marquette Iron Range (Mich.)

Subject(s)

  • Economic development--Michigan--Marquette.
  • Iron mines and mining.

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Collection Inventory

Box 1 of 2 

Box
15-01-01-04

Miscellaneous Publications 1969-1994 

Miscellaneous Publications 1965-1989 

Miscellaneous Publications 1968-1989 

Mining, Environment, and Urban Planning April 1977 

Introduction to Geographic Literature and Problems (GC 205) 

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Box 2 of 2 

Box
15-01-01-05

Marquette County Growth Impact Study: "The Marquette Iron Range--The Setting" December 1976 

Marquette County Growth Impact Study: "Transportation Patterns, Problems, and Preferences of the Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company Employees" December 1975 

Marquette County Growth Impact Study: "Population Density by School District, 1974" December 1976 

The Mineral Industry of Vermont: Can They Make an Added Contribution to the State's Economy? 1965 

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