History of U.P. – NMU Presidents

  • History of U.P. – NMU Presidents

    April 1st, 2004

    A brief “April 1st” history lesson, then on to talk of NMU President Leslie E. Wong. Also talks about early NMU presidents Dwight B. Waldo and James Kaye, Harden, and Vandament. Others included.


Central U.P. and NMU Archives

In the late 1990s, Peter Frecchio, an announcer for WMIQ-AM radio in Iron Mountain, Michigan, contacted Russell Magnaghi. Together, they developed a weekly show on the history of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

The Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives manages on-campus office records and houses historical manuscript collections pertaining to the central Upper Peninsula. Our department is utilized by the campus and local communities as well as internationally for administrative, scholarly, and genealogical research.