History of U.P.- Presidents

  • History of U.P. – Presidents

    February 12th, 2004

    A talk about Presidents of the U.S. and their connections to the U.P. Discrepancies between counties of which politician should win Presidency during the election of 1864. More stories of Presidents with connections to the U.P.


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.