Emanuel G. Fenz slide collection
010.EF

Summary Information

Repository
Eastern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Fenz, Emanuel G.
Title
Emanuel G. Fenz slide collection
ID
010.EF
Date [inclusive]
1969-1988
Extent
5.8 Linear feet 4 record center cartons, 2 archives boxes, 1 flat box
Language
English
Abstract
The Emanuel G. Fenz slide collection contains slide teaching materials used by Fenz while he was an instructor at Eastern Michigan University. Fenz initiated the Eastern Michigans European Cultural History Program, thereby introducing hundereds of students to the joys of combining travel with the study of history. The collection is divided into nine series:  Asia,  Cultural,  Europe,  Museums and Architecture,  Religion,  People,  Time Period,  United States, and  War Time. The collection is arranged alphabetically. Records date from 1969-1988.

Preferred Citation note

Please cite materials from the University Archives in the following manner: Item. Collection Title. Eastern Michigan University Archives.

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Biographical notes

Emanuel G. Fenz was born in Florence, Italy 1933 December 6. Fenz immigrated to the United States in 1953. He earned his Bachelor's degree from Walla Walla college in 1957, his Master's degree from Andrews University in 1959 and his Ph.D. in history from the University of Colorado, Boulder in 1967. Fenz became part of the faculty at Purdue University in 1969. From there Fenz joined the staff at Eastern Michigan University as part of the history department. Fenz became very involved on campus outside of the classroom. He lead groups of college students on guided academic tours of Europe, and the Middle East. Fenz initiated the Eastern Michigans European Cultural History Program, thereby introducing hundereds of students to the joys of combining travel with the study of history.

Fenz's career was cut short by a car accident 1988 February 19, which left him a quadraplegic. Emanual Fenz died eleven years after his accident 1999 April 27.

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Scope and Contents note

The Emanuel G. Fenz slide collection is divided into nine series: 1.  Asia which includes China Trade, India, and Non-West; 2.   Cultural, including ancient history, armors, baroque, castles, Chinese immigration, cowboys, impressionism, monarchy, music, peasants and knights, and romanticism; 3.  Europe including Italy, France, Austria, Ireland, and England; 4.  Museums and Architecture which includes antebellum, architecture, engravings, flowers, forts of Charleston, medieval churches, propous, Wien Baroque; 5.  Religion, which includes Asian religions, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, and Islamic practices; 6.  People, including Calamity Jane, Belle Star, E. Custer, and modern Texas cowboys; 7.  Time Period including 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries; 8.  United States, which includes Arizona, Becoming American, Labor and Industry, New York City South Street Market, and Oregon; 9.  War Time which includes barbarian invasions, French Revolution, Holocaust and Interwar, Thirty Years War, and World War II, Africa. The collection is arranged alphabetically. Records date from 1969-1988.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Eastern Michigan University Archives 2014 April 14

Halle Library, Room 310
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197
734-487-2673
lib_archives@emich.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

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

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Eastern Michigan University
  • History.
  • Professor

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Collection Inventory

Asia 

Box Box

China Trade 

7 3
Box Folder

India 

1 1

Non-West 

1 2

Cultural 

Box Folder

Ancient History 

1 3

Armors 

1 4

Baroque 

1 5

Byzantine & Influence (Palermo & Venice) 

1 6

Carolingian 

1 7

Castles 

1 8
Box Box

Chinese Immigration 

7 2

Cowboy, West. Land 

7 2
Box Folder

Diverses 

1 9

The Etruscans, Book IV Rome 

1 10-11
Box Box

Hollywood Cowboy 

7 1
Box Folder

Impressionism 

1 12
Box Box

Indians 

7 1

Indians Mining 

7 1
Box Folder

Karl V 

1 13

Kunst History 


    Box Box
Realia (32307024767403)   7 4
    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767395)   1 14

Box Box

Levi Strauss & Co. 

7 3

Monarchy 

7 3

Music 


    Box Box
Realia (32307024767403)   7 4
    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767395)   1 15

Box Folder

Nature of Man 

1 16

Peasants 

1 17

Peasants and Knights 

1 18
Box Box

Range Cattle 

7 3

Renaissance 


    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767395)   1 19
    Box Box
Realia (32307024767403)   7 3

Box Folder

Renaissance Europe 1300-1600 

1 20

Renaissance outside of Florence 

1 21

Romanticism 

1 22

Europe 

Austria 


    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767395)   1 23
    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767148)   2 1-2
    Box Box
Realia (32307024767403)   7 3

Box Folder

Austria, 19th & 20th Centuries 

2 3

Austria, Baroque 

2 4

Burgandy 

2 5-6

England 

2 7-8

England 16th Century (Tudors) 

2 9-10

Europe from Absolutism to Revolution 

2 11-12

Flemish and Dutch Painting and Wars of Religion 1400-1700 

2 13-14

Florence and Renaissance in Italy 

2 15
Box Box

Florence, Italy 

7 2

France 


    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767148)   2 16
    Box Box
Realia (32307024767403)   7 3

Box Folder

France ca. 1500 

2 17

France 16th Century 


    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767312)   3 1
    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767148)   2 18

Box Box

France, Baroque 

7 5
Box Folder

France Folder II, Louis XIV 

3 2

German Humanism and Art 16th Century 

3 3
Box Box

Germany 

7 2
Box Folder

Ireland 

3 4

Italian Renaissance Painting 16th Century 

3 5-6

Italy 

3 7

Modern Europe 1815-now 

3 8

Napolean 

3 9-11

Paris 

3 12

Russian History 

3 13-15

Spain 

3 16

Vienna 


    Box Box
Realia (32307024767403)   7 3
    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767312)   3 17

Box Folder

Vienna, Baroque 

3 18

Vienna, Turks 

3 19
Box Box

Vienna Waltz 

7 6
Box Box

Egypt 

7 5

Museums and Architecture 

Box Folder

14th & 15th Century Tapestries 

3 20

19th & 20th Century Artists- Munch, Kollwitz, Ensor 

3 21

Alt Wien 

3 22
Box Box

Antebellum 

7 2

Architecture 


    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767320)   4 1
    Box Box
Realia (32307024767403)   7 6

Box Folder

Agyptisches Museum Und Papyrussamlung, Berlin 

4 2

Baroque Architecture 

4 3
Box Box

Berlin-Haupstadt der DDR 

7 6
Box Folder

Ellora 

7 4
Box Box

Engravings 

7 4

Flowers 

7 4

Forts of Charleston, South Carolina 

7 1

Houses, Primarily Antebellum Mansions 

7 3

Jaipure 

7 6
Box Folder

Max 

4 4

Medieval Churches- Glass painting, architecture, sculpture 1100-1700 

4 5-6
Box Box

Missions 

7 2

Missions-Presidios 

7 1

Plantation Homes, Andrew Jackson 

7 1

Proprous 


    Box Box
Realia (32307024767403)   7 6
    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767320)   4 7-8

Box Folder

Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Pergamonaltar 

4 9-10
Box Box

Vorderasiatiches Museum 

7 5
Box Folder

Wien Baroque 

4 11
Box Folder

Personal Images 

4 12

Religion 

Asian Religions 

Box Folder

Buddhism in Southeast Asia 

4 13-14

Japan- Shinto & Buddhism 

4 15-16

Korea 

4 17

Tibetan Buddhism 

4 18-19
Box Folder

Catholicism 

4 20

Chinese Religion 

4 21

Christianity 

4 22
Box Box

Hinduism 

7 6
Box Folder

Islamic Ritual Practices 

4 23-24

Judaism 


    Box Folder
Realia (32307024767320)   4 25
    Box Box
Realia (32307024767403)   7 6

Box Folder

Monks 

4 26
Box Box

Morman-Shakers 

7 1
Box Folder

Primitive Religion 

4 27

Reformation 16th Century 

5 1
Box Box

Touro Synagogue 

7 1

People 

Box Box

Belle Star 

7 3

Calamity Jane 

7 3
Box Folder

Charlie 

7 3
Box Box

E. Custer 

7 7

Farmer and His Helper 

7 3

Kate 

7 3

Langtry 

7 3

Modern Texas Cowboys 

7 3
Box Folder

Rangers 

7 3
Box Box

Unknown, December 1880 

7 3
Box Folder

Science 

5 2-4

Time Period 

Box Folder

16th Century 

5 5

16th & 17th Centuries 

5 6

18th & 19th Centuries 

5 7

20th Century 

5 8

United States 

Box Box

Arizona 

7 3

Becoming American 

7 4

Labor and Industry 

7 3

New York City South Street Market 1850s 

7 3

Oregon, 1830s 

7 7

Willamette, Oregon 

War Time 

Box Folder

Barbarian Invasions 

6 1

French Revolution 

6 2

Holocaust and Interwar 

6 3

Thirty Years War 

6 4

Wien Revolution 1868 

6 5

World War II, Africa 

6 6
Box Folder

Unidentified 

6 7-8