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West Shaw Informant newsletter

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-12.7.37

Scope and Contents

The collection contains five issues of the West Shaw Informant for 1955-1956. The issues include an introduction to the hall itself, dress rules of the cafeteria, and reminders of quiet hours and phone usage. There is also information and statistics on intramural sports, which vary from football to bowling to ping pong. Also included are updates about General Council meetings, campus events, movie theater listings and activities with the women of their sister dorm, Mason Hall.


  • Creation: 1955 - 1956

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.

Historical Note

The West Shaw Informant was a bimonthly newsletter, begun in 1955, for the all-male dormitory. It served as the medium through which hall government and management communicated with the residents.


0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 folder)

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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.

West Shaw Informant Newsletter
4 Published And Cataloged
J. Chen
March 2008
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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