Business and Labor
FOX, NOEL P., PAPERS, 1924-1982, 7.5 feet.
Case files, correspondence, clippings, and reports documenting the political and judicial
career of Noel P. Fox, a graduate of Marquette University who served as U.S.
District Court judge for the Western District of Michigan, 1962-1979. Notable among
39 federal court cases in the files are those concerning the desegregation of schools
in Benton Harbor, Kalamazoo, and Lansing, Michigan, and the fishing rights of Ojibwa
and Ottawa Indians in Michigan. In addition, there is substantial information on Fox's
surveys of Michigan's corrections system (1949) and justice courts (1959-1961), and
on the Michigan Constitutional Convention of 1961, for which he chaired the Citizen's
Advisory Committee on the Judiciary Department. Other files relate to Fox's activities
as an arbitrator and mediator of labor disputes (1941-1956) and circuit court judge
in Muskegon, Michigan (1951-1962), and his unsuccessful campaigns for Congress (1938
and 1950) and Secretary of State of Michigan (1948).
[Connect to Noel P. Fox Inventory]
NORTHWESTERN MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY ORAL HISTORY COLLECTION, 1967-[ongoing], 3.0 feet.
Interviews of retired or retiring trustees, officers, and other key employees of the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, conducted by faculty of the Marquette University College of Business Administration. Partially transcribed.
RAUCH, H. HERMAN, LABOR ARBITRATION CASE FILES, 1939-1978, 42.0 feet.
Documentation for more than 600 arbitration cases heard by Herman Rauch, most in Wisconsin
and the upper Midwest. Included are notes; supporting reports and briefs; recordings,
transcriptions, and summaries of hearings; final opinions; and related correspondence.
[Connect to H. Herman Rauch Labor Arbitration Case Files Inventory]