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Michigan State University. Mary Mayo Hall

 Organization

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

East Mayo Echo publication

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-12.7.35
Scope and Contents

The collection contains the first issue of the East Mayo Echo which includes general news from East Mayo Hall as well as gossip from each of the three floors.

Dates: 1953

Frances Potter collection (c.00656)

 Collection
Identifier: UA-28.31
Scope and Contents The Frances Potter collection contains postcards, a brochure and a photograph. The postcards include an image of the sunken garden in the Beal Botanical Garden at Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) with a note on the back about attending Farm Women's Week as a delegate from the Home Economics Club in July 1934. Other postcards show Beaumont Tower, Home Economics Building, and Mary Mayo Hall. The brochure is for the new dormitory for women and includes a description of the...
Dates: circa 1930-1934

Jim Segedy and Larry Phillips papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.397
Content Description

The collection consists of a script for a musical called "The Merry Lives of Mayo or the adventures of mary mayo at m.s.u.," a not too Original Surrealistic Musical in Several Acts, by Jim Segedy, Larry Phillips and assorted friends. It is a humorous take on a student named Mary Mayo arriving at Michigan State University to start college and her experiences with registration and college life. Some of the dialogue is set to the tune of popular songs.

Dates: circa 1970

Mayo family papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-28.1
Scope and Contents Over fifty Civil War letters of Perry Mayo, written to his family in Calhoun County, Michigan, from June 1861 to May 1864, constitute the bulk of this collection. They include vivid descriptions of battles, marches, military personnel and camp life, together with observations on the conduct of the war. Also in this collection are numerous and fragmentary attempts at genealogy, with related correspondence which, in addition to Mayo, include such family names as Angell, Bryant,...
Dates: 1861 - 1966

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Photographs 2
Brochures 1
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs) 1
College musicals 1
College student newspapers and periodicals -- Michigan -- East Lansing 1