David Glick collection
Scope and Contents
This collection mainly consists of Glick's correspondence with other Great Lakes researchers regarding maritime history topics. Due to his extensive personal knowledge and network of other subject experts, Glick was regualrly consulted by researchers and institutions. For some time, he served as part of the editorial review committee for the Great Lakes Books Series at the Wayne State University Press. Several manuscripts and excerpts from proposals are present in the collection. Also present are several dozen issues of the Door County Advocate newspaper from Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, for 1996-1999; wreck and accident reports from The Bulletin of the Lake Carriers' Association for 1912-1943; and materials relating to William Hamilton Merritt for the sesquicentennial of the Welland Canal.
3 Cubic Feet (9 letter manuscript boxes)
- Glick, David (Person)
- Gillham, Skip (Edwin Barry) (Person)
- Wright, Richard J., Dr., 1935-1986 (Person)
- Marine Historical Society of Detroit (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
No known access restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
Researchers using this collection assume full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright, and are responsible for securing permissions necessary for publication or reproduction.
Language of Materials
Materials in English.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was donated to the repository on October 26, 2009.
- Guide to the David Glick collection
- Mark Sprang
- April 2019
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