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Historic Moving Image collection

 Collection — Box: 77
Identifier: 013.HMI


The Historic Moving Image collection is a mix of original film footage of campus events and films produced for marketing and instructional purposes. The collection is organized into two record groups based on material type: film and VHS tape. When available on the original object the title, date, and run time have been included in the item description. Included in the collection is commencement exercises, campus events, athletics and educational series from a variety of departments. The originating offices for these materials are unknown.


  • Creation: 1960 - 1999

Conditions Governing Access

Researchers are asked to request materials 24 hours prior to visiting the the University Archives.


12.5 Linear Feet (1 archive box, 4 LP Boxes, 4 10" Reel Storage Boxes, 40 7" Reel Storage Boxes, 20 Microfilm Boxes, 7 Audio Storage Boxes)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Materials in this collection requires the use of obsolete viewing equipment. In some cases, equipment for public use can be obtained, but requests must be made at least 48 hours in advance of viewing. In some cases a digital copy will be made to preserve the original object. Questions can be directed to the University Archives general email


Historic Moving Image collection
Alexis Braun Marks, CA
24 November 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Eastern Michigan University Archives Repository

Bruce T. Halle Library, Room 310
955 West Circle Drive
Ypsilanti Michigan 48197