Nathaniel and Harriet Harmon Dexter papers, 1890-1977.


Nathaniel and Harriet Harmon Dexter papers, 1890-1977.

Papers, 1914-1977, and photographs, 1890-1977, related to the careers, civic interests, and families of Nathaniel and Harriet Harmon Dexter, faculty members at Northland College, Ashland, Wis. and leaders in the Presbyterian-Congregational Church and other community activities.

3.6 c.f. (9 archives boxes and 1 package)

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Dexter, Harriet Harmon, 1897- (person)

Northland College (Ashland, Wis.) (corporateBody)

In 1979, Northland College, assisted with funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, began to document ethnic traditions. The focus of their search was people of Scandinavian, Finnish, East European and Native American descent. They looked within a 60-radius of Ashland, Wisconsin and Hancock, Michigan. The result is over 100 hours of interviews and music recorded from regional ethnic performers in addition to folk music collections, books, bibliographies, reference guides and photographs. ...

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Dexter, Nathaniel Beach, 1892-1973. (person)

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