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Forrest W. Starrett papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.77

Scope and Contents

The collection includes football programs, copies of newspaper clippings related to a student riot after a baseball game between M.A.C. and the University of Michigan, and campus photographs. Several items concern the student excavation of the Union Building basement. Football programs are for Creighton University vs. Michigan Aggies (November 10, 1923) and Michigan Aggies vs. Indiana (October 28, 1923). Memorabilia includes ticket stubs, a photograph book entitled On the Campus at M.A.C., a M.A.C. Reserve Officer Training Corps Horse Show program and a program for a revue presented to raise money to build the Union.


  • Creation: 1922 - 1931


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

Forrest W. Starrett, of Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, attended Michigan Agricultural College (M.A.C., now Michigan State University) from 1922 to 1924. He studied agriculture, but did not complete the requirements for a degree. While at M.A.C., Starrett was a member of the Union Literary Society (Delta Chi Fraternity), and lived in the Society House for the 1923-1924 academic year.


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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.

Forrest W. Starrett Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
S. Brown
February 1986
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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