David Glick Collection

Identifier: GLMS-0081

Collection Overview

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.


  • 1957-2004


3 Cubic Feet (9 letter manuscript boxes)


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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