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Special Collections & University Archives: Collections Overview

An introduction to conducting research at GVSU's Special Collections & University Archives

What kinds of collections do we have?

Collection topics cover a wide range of areas including:

  • Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War
  • Artists and Authors
  • Business, Industry, and Agriculture
  • Education
  • Grand Rapids and Michigan history
  • Philanthropy
  • Politics and Government
  • Religion and Faith
  • Science and Medicine
  • Transportation
  • 20th century wars and veterans
  • Grand Valley State University history

To browse the collections, go to our Special Collections page, Rare books page, or check out GVSU history.

Subjects: History, Other Guides
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