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Ruth Radimersky collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.451

Scope and Contents

The postcards in this collection were sent between 1935 and 1937 to Ruth Steidte from George Radimersky, a Foreign Language professor at Michigan State College (MSC, now Michigan State University). The postcards are primarily the MSC campus and include buildings and gardens. Postcards of other Michigan locations (Ann Arbor, Battle Creek, East Lansing, Lansing, Marshall, and Olivet) as well as several postcards of Madison, Wisconsin are also part of the collection. Many of the messages on the postcards have been marked over to make them illegible.


  • Creation: 1935 - 1937

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.

Biographical Note

Ruth Steidte was living in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1930; by 1940 she and her husband, George Radimersky were living in Lansing, Michigan. George was a Foreign Language professor at Michigan State College/Michigan State University from 1935 to 1972, when he retired. Ruth earned a M.A. in Education from Michigan State University in 1964.


0.25 Cubic Feet (, 99 postcards)

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Legal Status

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. Copyright restrictions may apply. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Processing Information

Record group changed from c.00580 to UA 10.3.451 to reflect Radimersky's connection to Michigan State University. -M. Badgley-Malone, August 2021

Ruth Radimersky Collection
4 Published And Cataloged
K. Kuszynski
October 2005
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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