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John B. Ranger papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.21

Scope and Contents

The John B. Ranger scrapbook contains tickets, photographs, receipts, news clippings, and programs relating to the J-Hop, various literary society activities, athletic events, and campus life. Items in the scrapbook date from 1917 to 1921.


  • Creation: 1917 - 1921


Conditions Governing Access

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.


John B. "Spike" Ranger, of Butternut, Michigan, earned his B.S. degree in agriculture from Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University) in 1921. While at M.A.C., Ranger was a member of the Officer's Club, the Scabbard and Blade (a military science honorary), and the Eunomian Literary Society (Sigma Nu Fraternity). Ranger was a Lieutenant Colonel in the M.A.C. Reserve Officer's Training Corps, and he participated in Class Basketball (1918-1919, 1921), Class Football (1920), and the Football Reserves (1920). He later became the Superintendent of Schools in Hartford, Michigan.


0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 Volume)

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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.

John B. Ranger Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
D. Sadler
July 1980
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US