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Summer Research Volume

Students, crowded conditions, Detroit, Michgian

We're pretty busy this summer!

Please call ahead and let us know you are planning to visit so that we can confirm availability. Once we hit our reading room capacity, we will not be able to accept additional researchers.

Looking forward to seeing you soon!

Subject Focus: Armistice Day and Veterans Day

World War II veterans registering for classes at Wayne University

Although the First World War did not officially end until the signing of the Treaty of Versailles on June 28, 1919, combat between the Allied nations and Germany ended on November 11, 1918, when an armistice was called for the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month.  read more »

Remembering AFSCME President Gerald McEntee (1935-2022)

(46735) Gerald McEntee

The Reuther Library is saddened by the news that Gerald McEntee, former president of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) has passed away at the age of 87.  read more »

New dance collection open: Cecchetti Council of America Records

(46733) Dance, Cecchetti Method, 1970s

The newest addition to the Michigan Dance Archives is now open to researchers: Cecchetti Council of America Records. The CCA is a membership-based dance education organization, established in 1939, dedicated to maintaining the standards and methods of ballet training established by Cavalier Enrico Cecchetti (1850-1928).  read more »

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