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Breslin, Jacweir


Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:


 Digital Work
Identifier: 01bc6e5d-7c94-494e-8942-a4f1743ad062
Dates: 2022-08-19 - 2022-08-19

Breslin Student Events Center records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-5.15.1
Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence (1985); brochures, flyers and programs, and the Serving State newsletter.

Dates: 1985, 1989, undated

Forest H. Akers papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-1.1.1
Scope and Contents

The Forest Akers papers include correspondence, speeches, news clippings and other materials related to Michigan State University; a variety of educational materials, legal documents, and articles; a history of Williamston, Michigan; and personal papers including Akers' class reunion information (1950) and a certificate of appointment to the State Board of Agriculture. Scrapbooks contain family photographs and photographs and other information relating to Chrysler Corporation.

Dates: 1898 - 1965

Harley O. Dorman papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.40
Scope and Contents

The scrapbook contains postcards and photographs depicting campus life at Michigan Agricultural College, with a few scenes of Lansing and Grand Ledge. The photographs are of high quality and in excellent condition. They include scenes of buildings on campus, dorm life, canoeing on the Red Cedar River, and other college activities. The photographs have been indexed in the Photograph catalogue.

Dates: 1907 - 1909

Harry Begian papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.272
Scope and Contents

The papers consist of materials related to Harry Begian’s career at Michigan State University. These consist of band performance information, clippings, and photographs. The photographs include groups, band formations, and people. Notable people in the photographs are Governor William Milliken, MSU President Clifford Wharton, Jack Breslin, Clarence "Biggie" Munn, Randall J. Spicer, and Harry Begian.

Dates: 1957 - 1984

Jack Breslin Archive Highlights; Breslin Student Events Center, 1989-11

 Item — Box 10A for Accession UA.06368, Cassette: UA-V000291
Identifier: MSU-8955
Series Description From the Record Group: News Releases SeriesThe news releases contain information on students, graduations and honors lists for hometown newspapers; faculty biographies, awards, speeches, papers and publications; the official policies of the University; and campus non-athletic activities and events. One event that has a large number of news releases is the MSU Centennial, which took place in 1955. There are gaps in the series during the period 1956 to June 1965. There are...
Dates: 1989-11

Office of the Secretary of the Board of Trustees records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-1.2
Scope and Contents The records include subject files and correspondence of Karl McDonel and Elliot Ballard during their time as Secretary of the Board of Trustees. There is also one file of records from Jacweir (Jack) Breslin's time as Secretary. Their files cover a variety of subjects and give a varied and rather complete look at the operations of Michigan State University. Other records include early financial records for labor, purchasing, and farm products; building inventories; departmental and grading...
Dates: 1857 - 2016

Sarah Van Hoosen Jones papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-1.1.3
Scope and Contents The Sarah Van Hoosen Jones papers document her academic, agricultural, and civic accomplishments, and her interest in local Rochester history, but offer a very incomplete record of her activities as a farmer and a member of the State Board of Agriculture, and the Association of Governing Boards of State Universities and Allied Institutions. In her master's thesis and scientific articles, she discusses theories of dairy farm management and animal genetics, but there is almost no information...
Dates: 1852 - 1972

The Jack Breslin Student Events Center Groundbreaking Ceremony, 1986-07-24

 Item — Box 56 for Accession UA.05897, Cassette: UA-V003454
Scope and Contents Ground breaking for the Breslin Student Events Center, a new $35 million dollar facility which will become the home of Spartan basketball, takes place outdoors at Michigan State University. The video begins with the Geriatric Six Plus One band performing on stage, led by Maurice Crane on clarinet. President John A. DiBiaggio makes opening remarks, and Michigan Governor Jim Blanchard pays tribute to Jack Breslin and declares the day "Jack Breslin Day" in the state of Michigan....
Dates: 1986-07-24

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Collection 6
Archival Object 2
Digital Record 1
Letters (correspondence) 3
Photographs 3
Scrapbooks 3
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 2
Postcards 2