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Central Upper Peninsula & NMU Archives

The Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives houses the historical records of Northern Michigan University and historical materials documenting the history of the central Upper Peninsula of Michigan, including Alger, Delta, Dickinson, Marquette, Menominee and Schoolcraft counties.

Archives Status during COVID-19 Outbreak

The Central Upper Peninsula and NMU Archives is now closed to the Public until further notice. The public may still submit reference queries via email (archives@nmu.edu) or phone 906-227-1225. The "Evening at the Archives" ("Camera Hunter" with Professor Jim McCommons) scheduled for March 26 is canceled. The Student Art Gallery (SAG) show reception scheduled for April 3 is cancelled. For more information or if you have questions, please contact the Archives at 906-227-1225.

Regional Historical Manuscript Collections

The Archives is transitioning to a new catalog for its finding aids, ArchivesSpace. ArchivesSpace allows you to browse our collections by title, name of person or institution, or subject, and to search our descriptions of them by keyword.

The Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Mining Company Digitization project, funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, focuses on three record series from the Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Mining Company collection. View our online exhibits! Online exhibits are produced throughout the year. Currently available are exhibits on <a href="http://archives.nmu.edu/THOMSOON_COM_LANDING_PAGE/HTML/index.html">Holy WAH! Upper Peninsula of Michigan: A Radio History </a> and <a href="http://archives.nmu.edu/beaumier/ghosttowns/index.html">Remnants: Ghost Towns of the Upper Peninsula.</a>NMU Archives is on social media. Follow us to read featured articles and collections as well as to stay up to date on future events and exhibitions. <br><br /> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Central-Upper-Peninsula-and-Northern-Michigan-University-Archives/123730247736790">Facebook</a><br /><a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=NMU_Archive">Twitter</a><br /><a href="https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjs7nMHsZt2O15RjVszai3A">YouTube</a><br /><a href="https://northerntradition.wordpress.com/">Blog</a>The NMU Archives will be hosting another Evening at the Archives on March 26 at 7pm-9pm. Check above for more details. If your interested in other presentations given here at the archives, visit our <a href="https://www.nmu.edu/archives/public-presentations"> Public Presentations </a> page.

Quick Links

Central Upper Peninsula and NMU Archives126 Harden Hallarchives@nmu.edu906-227-1225

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