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M.P. Johnson Papers, 1905-2004

Collection Overview

Title: M.P. Johnson Papers, 1905-2004

ID: OGLMC/1517

Creator: Johnson, M.P. (Myron) (1873-1937)

Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet

Date Acquired: 04/00/2007

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The M.P Johnson Papers, 1905-1937, consist of newspaper clippings, correspondence, and photographs regarding Johnson's involvement in the North Dakota Society of Equity and the Nonpartisan League.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.

Acquisition Source: Mae Johnson VanSickel, Parkville, Maryland

Acquisition Method: Donation; 2007-2885

Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). M.P. Johnson Papers. OGLMC 1517, Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid added to Archon in December 2013.

Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Biographical information, 1937-2007Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Johnson and the American Society of Equity, 1916-1977Add to your cart.
Contains newspaper clippings and correspondence pertaining to Johnson and the American Society of Equity. A brief history of the Society is included that was not in the original collection.
Folder 3: Railroad Commissioner, 1916Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Nonpartisan League, 1980-1981Add to your cart.
Articles pertaining to the Nonpartisan League.
Folder 5: The Organized Farmer (official paper of the American Society of Equity), 1 February 1917Add to your cart.
Folder 6: The Equity News, February 2 (two copies) and February 9 (two copies) 1921Add to your cart.
Folder 7: M.W. "Bill" Thatcher information, 1968-1976Add to your cart.
Thatcher was a friend of M.P. Johnson
Folder 8: Correspondence with Theodore Saloutos, 1937-1940Add to your cart.
Also included is an article written by Saloutos about the Equity Cooperative Exchange (1947).
Box 2Add to your cart.
Photograph 1: American Society of Equity, Sixth Annual Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1908Add to your cart.
Photograph 2: American Society of Equity and the Equity Co-operative Exchange in Saint Paul, Minnesota, 1914Add to your cart.
Photograph 3: American Society of Equity, Wausau, Wisconsin, 1915Add to your cart.