ELWYN B. ROBINSON DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
CHESTER FRITZ LIBRARY
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA
GRAND FORKS, ND 58202
COLLECTION: OGL #20 (addition)
SIZE: 1 folder
ACQUISITION: This addition to the Milton R. Young Papers was deposited in the Orin G. Libby Manuscript Collection by Eva Reffell, Ann Arbor, Michigan, on January 12, 2005 (Acc.# 2005-2723).
ACCESS: Available for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Department of Special Collections.
This addition to the Milton R. Young Papers dates from 2004 and consists of a paper written by Eva Reffell from the University of Michigan School of Information, on the restoration of Ford's Theater. One such supporter Senator Milton R. Young from North Dakota. Beginning in 1945, Young would spend over twenty years working towards the restoration. His goal was eventually realized in 1968, when Fords Theater reopened as both a memorial to Lincoln and a cultural institution.
12. "Ford's Theater's Reconstruction: Warehouse, Museum, Pilgrimage Site (1865 - 1958)" By Eva Reffell. University of Michigan, School of Information: 2004
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Additions to the collection:
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|3rd Addition: 1945-1980||4th Addition: 2004|
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