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Michigan State University. Department of History

 Organization

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Department of History records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-16.57
Scope and Contents The records contain notes and outlines from various history classes, student manuals and course descriptions. Also included is the newsletter African American Voices in: The Academy for 1991-1994. In addition there are course packs from History 320: Michigan History from 1985 to 1993, as well as a program from the 1857 dedication of Michigan Agricultural College.
Dates: 1857, 1932- 2008, undated; Majority of material found within 1932 - 2008

Harold G. Marcus papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-17.309
Scope and Content The Harold G. Marcus papers consist of research notes, drafts, correspondence, and personal papers. Also included are photocopies of reports from American, British and Italian archives, photographs, pamphlets, offprints, and unpublished papers.It should be noted that Ethiopia does not use the Gregorian calendar.CAREER RECORD This series includes notes from undergraduate classes and an academic record from Boston University, correspondence and other material relating to...
Dates: 1852 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2003

History Making UA 16.57

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Serial-00538

Jon L. Young papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.116
Scope and Contents This collection contains the reminiscences of Jon L. Young, based on diaries he kept while a student at Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) from 1931 to 1935.Young talks about classes, work, and social activities as well as his family which lived in and around the Lansing area. His memoirs also include photographs of himself, brother, and college friends, and an epilogue which briefly summarizes Young's life after college.Young describes classes...
Dates: April 1986

Joseph Druse papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.230
Scope and Contents This collection consists of papers, photographs, slides, and oversized materials. The bulk of the materials in the collection relate to Druse’s experience in Nigeria. Included are lecture notes for different courses; 80 slides featuring pots, baskets, houses, dolls, and masks; photographs featuring buildings, students, and individuals working with Druse; and a two issues of a Nsukka newspaper.The collection also contains several historical newspapers, an 1860 voter guide, maps,...
Dates: 1800, 1860, 1865, 1917-1964

Madison Kuhn collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.107
Scope and Contents The Madison Kuhn collection consists of materials accumulated by Kuhn during his tenure as University Historian. This collection, which was drawn from his reference files, constitutes only a small portion of the total documentation which he donated to the Archives. A large number of manuscript materials have been transferred, based on their provenance, to other University record groups. The collection deals largely, but not exclusively, with the history of Michigan State University. Most of...
Dates: 1827 - 1966

Mary Karshner papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.238
Scope and Contents The Mary Krashner collection consists of syllabi, class notes, exams, and essays/papers from her time as a student at Michigan State University. The class materials pertain to James Madison College, History, Economics, Sociology, American Thought and Language, and Russian Literature. Also included is an undated issue of Snork magazine, an invitation to become a freshman in the Honors College, and a James Madison College handbook.
Dates: 1967 - 1972

Peter Berg papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.106
Scope and Contents Peter Berg papers consist of a paper "Welfare Capitalism and Worker Response at the REO Motor Car Company, 1916-1929," which was written by the donor for History 901, June 1983. The paper discusses the welfare capitalism program at the REO Motor Car Company of Lansing, Michigan. REO Motor Car Company of Lansing, Michigan, was founded by R. E. Olds. The welfare capitalism program was established there by 1919 and flourished throughout the 1920s.
Dates: 1983 - 1983

Richard E. Sullivan collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA-17.311
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two audio recordings of Richard Sullivan's memorial service on December 2, 2005
Dates: 2005 - 2005

Robert Eldon Brown papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.83
Scope and Contents Robert E. Brown's papers include research notes from the American colonial period, and professional correspondence from his career as a historian.The research notes series are divided into three groups, (Massachusetts, New York City, and Virginia) which correspond to three of his books: Middle Class Democracy and the Revolution in Massachusetts, 1691-1780, Carl Becker on History and the American Revolution, and ...
Dates: 1940 - 1989