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Michigan State University. Sparty (Mascot)

 Organization

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Cheerleaders Reunion papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.8.1
Scope and Contents The papers consist of a memory book compiled by R. Ernest Dear for the 50th anniversary of the 1953-1954 Michigan State University cheerleading squad. The book includes photographs of the squad, an account of how the first "Sparty" mascot was made, newspaper clippings with photographs from the Rose Bowl trip (including a few of "Sparty"), biographies of members of the squad, a list of cheers, and photographs of the 1954-1955 cheerleading squad. The cover and back art contain images of...
Dates: 2003

David Van Dommelen collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA-10.3.335
Scope and Content The collection consists of a scrapbook for 1947-1948 and slides of the 1955 MSU Centennial parade. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, event programs, event and football tickets, sport schedules, student activity ticket books, dance cards, housing and fee receipts, and grade slips. Other items include a 1948 football program for the dedication of Macklin Field, program and ticket for Laurence Olivier in the movie Hamlet, pamphlet for the Ambassador Bridge, ephemera related to the...
Dates: 1947-1948, 1955

Kevin Briere collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA-28.33
Scope and Contents

The collection contains a silk name tag with a cartoon drawing of Sparty on it and the words Michigan State University and a blank space for a name.

Dates: undated

Sports Information records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-8.1.3
Scope and Contents The collection consists of eight series. These are Athletic Record Books; Reference Materials and Drafts for Spartan Saga; News Releases; Media Guides; Miscellaneous Materials; Audiovisual Materials; Oversized; and Serials.ATHLETIC RECORD BOOKS, 1884-1964. 1.3 cubic feet, 8 volumesThese volumes list team members, coaches and scores for both varsity and freshman sports at Michigan State University. The results of yearly high school track meets held at MSU and intramural...
Dates: 1884 - 2016

University Archives and Historical Collections records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-3.7
Scope and Contents The records of the University Archives and Historical Collections consist of brochures and flyers, published guides to the Historical Collections, a records control manual (1973), Disaster Plans, photographs, a time capsule, a DVD (2005) highlighting the Archives’ resources, and other publications.The Electronic Resources include images used in the University Archives and Historical Collections Calendar for 2003 and 2004; digital photographs and documents from the UAHC sponsored...
Dates: 1969 - 2019

William B. Marr collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-28.41
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a photograph collected by William B. Marr of then First Lady Barbara Bush hugging the Sparty mascot. This photo was taken at the Lansing Airport when President and Mrs. Bush arrived to attend the presidnetial debate at Michigan State University. The photo is copyrighted by Greg Delroit (spelling?)

Dates: 1992

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African American athletes -- Michigan -- East Lansing 1
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