Board of Regents (University of Michigan) records 1817-2011 1899-1987 (Regents Exhibits)

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Board of Regents (University of Michigan) records, 1817-2011, 1899-1987 (Regents Exhibits)

Board of Regents (University of Michigan) records 1817-2011 1899-1987 (Regents Exhibits)

The University of Michigan's highest governing body is the Board of Regents. The Regents deal with virtually every aspect of university policy and campus life. The records of the Regents reflect this broad range of interests and authority. This record group contains exhibits from meetings beginning in 1899. These exhibits are the most complete record of the actions of the Regents, supplementing and detailing the published minutes, . Additional documentation in this record group includes manuscript minutes, 1837-1870, correspondence, material by and about the Regents, photographs, audio recordings of meetings, 1977-2004, and material on recent presidential searches. Proceedings of the Board of Regents

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