FERRIS, Woodbridge Nathan, 1853-1928


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

Ferris State College Library
Big Rapids, MI
Papers: 1891-1899. Ca. 860 items. Correspondence relating to the administration of Ferris Institute, and concerning Ferris’ views on education, politics, religion, and other subjects. Finding aid.


Michigan State University
University Archives and Historical Collections
East Lansing, MI
Papers: 1 letter (1913) in the William Carpenter papers; and 24 items on the 1913 Copper Strike in Michigan in the Roy Vandercook papers.


University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: 1912-1940. 100 items and 8 volumes. Political and family correspondence, scrapbooks of political career, and manuscript autobiography.

Additional Papers: Miscellaneous correspondence and photographs in various collections including Arthur Hendrick Vandenberg papers, 1884-1974; Chase Salmon Osborn papers, 1889-1949; Jabez Thomas Sunderland papers, 1868-1936; Jesse Siddall Reeves papers, 1853-1942; Roy C. Vandercook papers, 1900-1957; Rebecca Shelley papers, 1890-1984; Earl C. Michener papers, 1898-1934 and 1940-1954; Nisbett family papers, 1892-1923; Henry Romaine Pattengill papers, 1861-1939; Edith Cushway Munger papers, 1907-1945; William Butts Mershon papers, 1848-1943; Clarence Cook Little papers, 1924-1929; Harry Burns Hutchins papers, 1879-1930; Emil Lorch papers, 1891-1963; James Burrill Angell papers, 1845-1916; Roy Dikeman Chapin papers, 1886-1937; James W. Helme papers, 1844-1928; Lucius Lee Hubbard papers, 1871-1935; Wilbert B. Hinsdale papers, 1895-1934; Fred Dustin papers, 1886-1957; Marion LeRoy Burton papers, 1901-1925; Junius Emery Beal papers, 1882-1946; Arthur J. Lacy papers, 1891-1975; Sligh family papers, 1842-1967; Roy Wood Sellare papers, 1914-1946; Rice Aner Beal papers, 1843-1883; Blake family papers, ca. 1872-1920; and Herbert F. Baker papers, 1904-1926. Finding aid.

Oral History: Discussed in interview with Edwin Chamberlin (1960) concerning dental legislation in Michigan. 15 pages.