Center for Archival Collections
UA 136 - Ethnic Cultural Arts Program (ECAP) Records, 1991-2016
Records of the Ethnic Cultural Arts Program (ECAP) of Bowling Green State University documenting the history of the organization and the variety of projects that have been funded by it.
Duplication of materials in this collection is permitted for the purposes of preservation and research. No…
MMS 1730 - John Shelby
Journal, 1832 Logan County, Ohio Resident of Logan County, Ohio, appointed Assistant Conductor of Indians for the removal of the Shawnee from Ohio in 1832. Photocopy of appointment letter, and typed transcription of journal, documenting the removal of the Shawnee Indians to Indian Territory in…
MMS 1062 - Paul Kostyu
Research notes. Seneca County, Ohio Research notes compiled by Dr. Paul Kostyu for an article on Indian land claims in Adams Township, Seneca County, Ohio.
MMS 567 - Florence Blackford
Recollections of Hancock County. Hancock County, Ohio A collection of newspaper articles dealing with people and places of historical interest in Hancock County, Ohio. Includes recollections of meetings between native peoples and settlers and early findings at archeological sites.
MMS 566 - Olive Ann Oatman (1837-1903)
Papers, 1856-1927. Handwritten narrative of Olive Oatman's captivity by the Apache and Mohave Indians, passes issued to the Yuma Indian who effected her release, a photograph, and published accounts of her captivity, as presented on the Chautauqua circuit.
MMS 247 mf - Ohio Federal Writers Project
Interviews, 1937-1938. Ohio Transcripts of interviews with former slaves, conducted by the Ohio Federal Writers Project.
MMS 244 mf - Bureau of Indian Affairs. Ohio Agency
Correspondence, 1824-1881. Ohio Correspondence received by the Bureau of Indian Affairs from government agents, native peoples, and settlers dealing with the daily lives of native peoples and tribal relations with individuals and the federal government.
MMS 176 mf - Manumission Records
Records, 1804-1857. Ohio Record of free black and mulatto persons (manumission records), from Greene County (1805-1844), Logan County (1831-1857), Miami County (1833-1847), Montgomery County (1804-1805)
MS 605 - The Martha Butman Collection
The Martha Butman Collection consists of correspondence, family historical and legal documents, newspaper clippings and literary writings of Martha Butman and her descendants. The collection was donated to the Center for Archival Collections by Ruth Colburn on July 5, 1991. Mrs. Colburn continues to…
MS 52 - L. T. Eugene Ness Collection
The papers of L. T. Eugene Ness, an attorney from Paulding, Ohio, span from 1870-1940. The collection focuses on the years Ness represented Indians of California. Letters, printed material, and Indian publications illustrate the political situation under which the Indians lived and reflects their…
MS 1124 - United States Latino Issues
The records of the United States Latino Issues MS-1124, were donated to the Center for Archival collections by the members of The Latino Student Union (formerly known as La Union de Estudiantes Latinos) in 2007. Most of the Latino Student Union (LSU) collection was donated by former LSU executive…
MS 377 - George & Myrtle Phillips Collection
The correspondence, educational files, and scrapbooks of George A. Phillips, a black teacher and principal in Cincinnati, Ohio, covers a span of years form 1844 to 1976, with the bulk of the collection covering the years 1900 to 1976. The collection contains educational files and writings produced…
MS 203 - Ella P. Stewart Collection
The scrapbooks of Ella P. Stewart, one of the earliest African-American women pharmacists in the United States, span from the 1920s to the 1980s. The collection documents Mrs. Stewart's accomplishments, interests and honors as preserved by herself, thus giving insight into her life not only as a…
MS 194 mf - Kenneth Smith Collection
The Kenneth Smith Collection was transferred for microfilming to the Center for Archival Collections, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio with the cooperation of Kenneth R. Smith, Fremont, Ohio, in August 1997. The Center for Archival Collections is the publisher of this microfilm…
MS 193 mf - Thelma R. Marsh Collection
The Thelma R. Marsh Collection was transferred for microfilming to the Center for Archival Collections, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio with the cooperation of Jean Moon, retired director of the Upper Sandusky Community Library, Upper Sandusky, Ohio, in August 1997. The Center…