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Michigan State University. Basic College

 Organization

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Academic Senate records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-14.1
Scope and Contents Series 1: The Faculty This series consists of two indexes and four subseries. The first index is for the minutes of meetings for 1857-1925 and the second is for 1929-1942. Both are indexes to actions taken by the Faculty. Index headings include alumni scholarships, athletics, administration and buildings, courses and curricula, commencement, fees, grades and examinations, military science, organization of societies and clubs, registration and enrollment, and...
Dates: 1857 - 1995

Centennial Celebration records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-13.3.1
Scope and Contents The records of Michigan State University's centennial include administrative subject files (1949-1956), files pertaining to the eleven academic symposia held throughout 1955 (1954-1956), reference materials pertaining to anniversary celebrations held by other colleges and universities (1936-1955), and resolutions and correspondence from other institutions congratulating MSU in its centennial year. The collection also contains a great deal of correspondence in the first two series...
Dates: 1936 - 1956; Majority of material found within 1948 - 1956

Department of Effective Living records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-22.25
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 11 volumes of Effective Living course syllabi and readings; original minutes of the Basic Education Planning Committee and the Curriculum Committee (March-May, 1944); a “confidential” report of an undated faculty survey relating to the establishment of the Basic College and the Effective Living courses. The collection is arranged chronologically.

The collection also includes unpublished annual reports for 1945-1953.

Dates: 1946 - 1951

Department of Literature and Fine Arts (Basic College) records

 Collection
Identifier: UA-22.34
Scope and Content

The collection includes miscellaneous records and unpublished annual reports for 1945-1957.

Dates: undated

Evelyn Scholl papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.41
Scope and Contents The Evelyn Scholl papers consist of correspondence, artwork, publications, cards, a thesis, notebook, a photo album of scenes around the Michigan State University campus, and scrapbook pages. Scholl’s correspondence files contain letters to her from her colleagues and friends, Paul Nordoff and Walter Quirt. Nordoff’s letters were received between 1940 and 1955, Quirt’s between 1947 and 1968. In addition to his letters, Scholl also received artwork by Quirt and publications...
Dates: 1920 - 1968

"Hannah Archives" Project records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-2.1.12.2
Scope and Contents The "Hannah Archives" Project records consist of the written recollections, as well as transcripts of the oral history interviews and the tape recordings from which they were made. The written statements focus almost entirely on the accomplishments of the Hannah administration, while the transcripts tend to stress the interviewees' career-related experiences. Most are prefaced with a short biographical statement prepared by Denison. Also included in the records is Denison's correspondence...
Dates: 1946 - 1973

Harry H. Kimber papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.27
Scope and Contents The Harry Kimber records consist of committee material relating to Michigan State University including the Military Affairs committee, University Publications committee, All College Educational Research Committee, Committee on American Studies Curriculum, Communications Center of Communications and Government Curriculum, Committee on International programs, committees relating to the Basic College, Improvement of Teaching Committee, and teacher education and certification committees. Other...
Dates: 1939 - 1966

Interview of David Anderson (by A.T. Vrettas) - History of the University College [Transcription], June 26, 1990

 Item — Box: 4498, Folder: 31
Scope and Content From the Collection: The papers of David D. Anderson primarily reflect his work as an author. His materials are organized into 6 series. The Biographical/Personal section contains information about his awards and honors, Patricia Anderson (his wife), and journalist Terry Anderson (cousin) who made national headlines when he was taken hostage in Beruit, Lebanon in 1985. The Correspondence section contains letter to publishers and other authors. The bulk of Anderson's collection is contained in the Literary...
Dates: June 26, 1990

Interview of David Anderson (by Jeff Charnley) for the Michigan State University Oral History Project, 2000

 File — Box: 4423, Folder: 47
Scope and Content From the Collection: The papers of David D. Anderson primarily reflect his work as an author. His materials are organized into 6 series. The Biographical/Personal section contains information about his awards and honors, Patricia Anderson (his wife), and journalist Terry Anderson (cousin) who made national headlines when he was taken hostage in Beruit, Lebanon in 1985. The Correspondence section contains letter to publishers and other authors. The bulk of Anderson's collection is contained in the Literary...
Dates: 2000

Joseph W. Stack papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.44
Scope and Contents The Joseph W. Stack papers relate to Stack's tenure as a professor in the Department of Zoology and as curator and director of the MSU Museum. His particular areas of interest were ornithology and bird banding. Other subjects covered in Stack's papers are the university curriculum, the Inland Bird Banding Association, and Stack's work with the Works Progress Administration (WPA). Materials found in the collection include maps, bird banding records, student reports and papers, manuscripts,...
Dates: 1916 - 1953

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Letters (correspondence) 8
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 6
Annual reports 5
Education, Higher 5
Photographs 5
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Scrapbooks 4
Universities and colleges -- Curricula 4
Course materials 3
Postcards 3
Publications 3
Education -- Administration 2
General education 2
Minutes (Records) 2
Reports 2
Science 2
Sound recordings 2
Universities and colleges -- Faculty 2
Agricultural colleges -- Michigan 1
Agricultural experiment stations 1
Agricultural innovations -- Exhibitions 1
Agricultural machinery -- Exhibitions 1
Agriculture -- International cooperation 1
Anniversaries 1
Art -- Study and teaching 1
Bird banding -- Michigan 1
Birds -- Michigan 1
Brochures 1
By-laws 1
College students 1
Communication -- Study and teaching 1
Credit unions -- Michigan 1
Digital images 1
Education 1
Elections -- Michigan 1
Elections -- United States 1
Farm mechanization 1
Finance, Personal 1
Floods 1
Government aid to higher education -- Michigan 1
History -- Study and teaching 1
Humanities -- Study and teaching 1
International education 1
Lectures 1
Lectures and lecturing 1
Literature 1
Manners and customs 1
Manuscripts 1
Marriage 1
Memorandums 1
Michigan -- Politics and government 1
Michigan -- Statistics 1
Minutes (administrative records) 1
Newsletters 1
Nonsmoking areas -- Michigan -- East Lansing 1
Osteopathic medicine -- Study and teaching 1
Outlines and syllabi 1
Photograph albums 1
Political campaigns -- Michigan 1
Political science -- Study and teaching 1
Press releases 1
Proceedings 1
Programs (Publications) 1
Radio speeches 1
Religion 1
Skating 1
Social sciences 1
Speeches 1
Speeches, addresses, etc. 1
Stereographs 1
Televised speeches 1
Theater programs 1
Universities and colleges -- Administration 1
Universities and colleges -- Evaluation 1
Universities and colleges -- Examinations 1
Vietnam -- History 1
Vietnam -- Politics and government 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 1
War -- Drama 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Communications 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- United States 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Michigan 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women 1
Zoology 1
Zoology -- Study and teaching 1
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