Eleanor Clapp Smith papers
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of the book "Sparrow Tales: Memories from the Graduates" compiled by Eleanor Clapp Smith and Gloria Smith Bouterse and published in 1987. It is a compilation of personal stories, newspaper clippings, and photographs of the nurses that graduated from the Edward W. Sparrow Hospital School of Nursing in Lansing, Michigan. The book covers the first graduating class of 1899 to its final graduating class of 1961. In 1961, the School closed its doors to students but the Alumnae Council is still active, voting in 1985 to proceed with a memories project, of which this book is the final product.
- 1987 - 1987
- Smith, Eleanor Clapp (Donor, Person)
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.
Eleanor Clapp Smith graduated in 1943 from the Edward W. Sparrow Hospital School of Nursing in Lansing, Michigan.
0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 folder)
Language of Materials
Gift of Eleanor Clapp Smith, 1987-9-3
Copyright: Michigan State University Property Rights: Michigan State University
- Eleanor Clapp Smith Papers
- 4 Published And Cataloged
- L. Gardiner
- November 2003
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.