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Bartlett Augustus Nevins papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.11

Scope and Contents

Papers of Bartlett A. Nevins consist of an autograph book (1875) signed by faculty members, Nevin's classmates, and members of his fraternity, Delta Tau Delta, a Michigan Agricultural College commencement program from 1878, and a short biography of Nevins by his daughter.


  • Creation: 1875, 1878



Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Biographical Note

Bartlett Nevins earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan Agricultural College. After graduation he moved to Otsego, Michigan, were he worked successively as a school principal, a manufacturer, and a postmaster. He married Helen Long, daughter of a pioneer family from Pennsylvania. Nevins, a Republican, served as a state representative from Allegan County for two terms (1899-1900, 1901-1902), and in a number of elective offices in Allegan County.


0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 folder)

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Custodial History

Gift of Mrs. Josephine Nevins Keal.

Legal Status

Copyright: Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred.

Property Rights: Michigan State University

General Note

For a biographical sketch, see MICHIGAN MANUAL, 1901. p.642.

Bartlett Augustus Nevins Papers
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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