Michigan State University - University Archives and Historical Collections
The annual reports of the Human Learning Research Institute contain information on projects, staff, and research
Michigan State University - University Archives and Historical Collections
The Spartan Women's League records consists of correspondence, constitutions of the organization, event programs, history of the organization, membership lists, newspaper clippings, and a faculty questionnaire. Also included are two campus etiquette books, "We Like It This Way at Michigan State College" and "This We Do at MSU." The collection also contains photographs of members and activities
Michigan State University - University Archives and Historical Collections
This collection contains the papers of Harriett Horton of Brunswick, Ohio, including poetry and an essay, a report from a school she taught in Medina, Ohio, in 1852, and the first issue of a literary journal she edited. Also included are an estate inventory and valuation (circa 1822), and an account book from a farm in Danbury, Connecticut, listing expenses and work performed (1785-1811)
Michigan State University - University Archives and Historical Collections
This collection contains a farm diary of Orson Ingalls of Almont, Lapeer County, Michigan, giving prices of stock and produce. The diary also contains personal notes about daily agricultural activities, weather conditions, health, church attendance, visits to friends and attendance at funerals
Michigan State University - University Archives and Historical Collections
This collection contains a letter (December 29, 1960) from U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower to Michigan State University President John A. Hannah declining an invitation to speak at commencement. In January 1961, Eisenhower sent a reading copy of a speech, "Report to the Nation," on the Middle East Crisis which he gave in 1957. The copy of the speech was sent to John A. Hannah as a gift to Michigan State University
Michigan State University - University Archives and Historical Collections
Mae Foley's papers consist of one letter from Michigan Agricultural College Professor of Economics, Wilbur Olin Hedrick (M.A.C. class of 1891) to Foley, dated April 9, 1919. The letter urges her to become Alumni Secretary
Michigan State University - University Archives and Historical Collections
The Annual Reports of the Aerospace Studies Department contain enrollment statistics, staff changes, reports of extra curricular activities, budgetary information, listings of commissions, and information about the facilities of the department. The 1963 Report also contains a draft and the final copy of a study entitled "Who Takes ROTC at Michigan State?" by John M. Engebresten, Gordon W. Paul, and Edward P. Ozybko
Michigan State University - University Archives and Historical Collections
This collection contains three account books.The first account book is the company treasurer's book. It records expenses and receipts. The second account book contains corporate information including company's constitution and by-laws, lists of shareholders, and meeting minutes. The third is a farm ledger book belonging to Harold H. Pierce which provides detailed accounts for the cost of farm products, labor, and market goods. In addition, the collection contains a permit from the Michigan Commissioner of Railroads to the Moscow and Adams Company, allowing them to string poles across a section of railroad track (1905)
Michigan State University - University Archives and Historical Collections
The collection consists of subject files, correspondence, and photographs pertaining to Trout's career in dairy and food science. Trout's papers contain few notes about research he did. The Personal Papers contain articles written by and about Trout, speeches, and "A Son of Lick Creek" manuscript about Trout's life (pages missing), biographical file, and thesis. The Subject Files section contains files on various topics and includes several folders of correspondence. The topics include lectures he gave to groups about cheese tasting, countries he visited, Collegiate Students' International Contest in Judging Dairy Products, dairy history, bulletins on dairy production topics, and theses from dairy students some of which are inscribed to Trout. Also included are files about MSU dairy classes and cards that list students in dairy short courses from 1912 to 1959. There are also files about homogenized milk. There is very little of Trout's research notes in these files. They mostly ... Read More
Michigan State University - University Archives and Historical Collections
Contained in this collection are the records of the Associate Provost and its predecessor units. The administrative subject files contain materials relating to the administrative decisions and plans of the Associate Provost and its relation to academic and administrative units. The committee files document the work of various committees on campus with which the Associate Provost had an interest in or responsibility for. Also found in this collection are the records pertaining to the contract agreement of the Student Information System (SIS), general budget materials for the University, as well as a small group of information on the academic/residential colleges. Scattered throughout all series can be found correspondence, statistics, memoranda, proposals, reports, personal papers, minutes, agendas, policy papers, spreadsheets and departmental requests