Hill, Elton B. (Elton Brainard), 1894-1980
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection contains material relating to the issues that interested Hill most as a teacher and researcher. He taught a number of courses on farm appraisal and agricultural finance, and his reference material appears here. Land tenure, especially the legal and moral implications of father-son partnerships and farm ownership transfers, were of special interest to him.In addition to this, there is also a scrapbook and some memorabilia from his college days at...
Dates: 1862 - 1972
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This collection contains the teaching notebook belonging to Ernest Hollenbeck of Davison, Michigan. It includes Hollenbeck's lesson notes, attendance records, list of visitors, disciplinary actions, and grades.
Scope and Contents The Gaylord M. Burke papers contain correspondence from the dean of engineering, wishing him luck as he graduated from Michigan State College; from the Trimoira Society, informing him of events happening on campus; and from the director of athletics, informing him that he was the new track manager. The collection also includes a photograph, newspaper clippings, Trimoira dance cards, and programs from the 69th (1926) and 70th (1927) anniversaries of Michigan State College (MSC, now Michigan...
Dates: 1925 - 1957
Scope and Contents The Lauren H. Brown collection contains three agricultural science manuscripts. Included are his master’s thesis, “The Comparative Advantage of Selected Areas in the United States in the Production of Dry Edible Beans," which analyzes the trends and shifts in bean production among the dry bean producing regions of the United States and his doctoral thesis, “Planning Dairy Farm Buildings,” concerning dairy barn design, layout and arrangement of equipment, the cost of housing dairy cows in a...
Dates: 1932 - 1948