4-H Youth Development Program (U.S.)
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The collection consists of materials created and managed from Michigan 4-H Youth Development activities as well as activities that staff, members, and volunteers participated during the years 1920 to 1998. These records include awards, clippings, correspondence and meeting minutes (1950 – 1955, 1991 – 1998), guides, conferences (1920 – 1977), organizations, programs, publications, audiovisual materials, and oversized material.Conference records are for the National 4-H Club Camp...
Dates: 1912 - 2006
Scope and Contents This collection consists of various materials concerning stock breeding and related interests of the Clapp family in southeastern Michigan. Materials in the collection relating to the stock breeding activities of Nathan A. Clapp on his farm near Wixom in Oakland County reflect the early development in Michigan of an interest in purebred stock during the last two decades of the nineteenth century. Of particular interest is a handwritten draft of a speech delivered by Mr. Clapp in 1886 or 1888 to...
Dates: 1857 - 1955
Scope and Contents In 1962 Jean Stewart, of Burt Lake, Michigan, traveled to Turkey along with 4-H club members from five other states, as part of the national 4-H Club Foundation's International Farm Youth Exchange Program. Her papers consist of the group's reports of their experiences, and include descriptions of the life and culture in Turkey, particularly in the rural areas.
Scope and Contents This collection includes two photograph albums from the National Conference of 1996 and one album of 4-H Staff over the period 1952 – 1976; hundreds of photographic prints, positives and negatives of 4-H staff, members, visitors and their activities; general office working papers; and peripheral materials of the association. The photographic material is predominantly over the period of 1920 – 1970 and includes many individuals and groups of people involved with farm animals, exhibits,...
Dates: 1912 - 2005
Scope and Contents The collection contains the records of the Michigan Chapter of the Soil Conservation Society of America (SCSA) and includes by-laws and constitution, annual reports, memberships records, treasurer reports, correspondence, meeting minutes, scrapbooks, and photographs. Also included are publications, newsletters, and a video recording of the state chapter. National SCSA records include booklets, newsletters, special reports, and publications. There are also materials from other state chapters....
Dates: 1938 - 2013