This digitized subcollection is an interesting mix of documents and images about the winning design conceived and built in Kalamazoo by Caroline Bartlett Crane, a prominent social activist and minister in Kalamazoo’s early history. Includes …
In 1984, Chrysogonus Waddell sent the first volume of the Cistercian Liturgy Series, an edition and study of the twelfth-century Cistercian Hymnal, to Cistercian Publications in Kalamazoo for distribution and marketing. The fruit of many hours spent in European libraries, and on …
Founded in 1965 as a newsletter for the Liturgy Commission of the Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance (OCSO), the journal eventually published the research of many influential scholars of monastic liturgical practice.
These photographs reflect the people, industries, built environment, and commercial activities of the Kalamazoo area in the mid 20th century. The 27,000 item negative collection is a unique individual's view of a "typical" mid-western community.
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