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Llewellyn Bonham collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.264

Scope and Contents

The Llewellyn Bonham collection contains photographs of students and faculty of Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University) from 1883-1887. Included are portraits of Theophilus C. Abbot, Robert G. Baird, William J. Beal, Albert E. Brown, Leslie A. Buell, Rolla C. Carpenter, Albert J. Cook, Rolla J. Coryell, Henry A. Danville, James A. Dart, Milton Delano, William A. Dohany, Charles L. Grimes, George H. Harrower, Samuel Johnson, Homer D. Luce, Charles McDiarmid, Julius R. Newton, Alverson W. Page, Andrew Park, Thatcher A. Parkes, Benjamin C. Porter, William V. Sage, James Satterlee, J. H. Smith, Dorr J. Stryker, and Wilford C. Stryker. There are nine unidentified portraits of men, and three unidentified portraits of women.


  • Creation: 1883 - 1887


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

Llewellyn Bonham was from Oxford, Ohio and graduated with a B.S. in science from Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University) in 1884. He then stayed on to study as a post graduate but did not earn a graduate degree. During his life, he earned his C.E. and M.E. degrees. He went on to became a mechanical engineer in Oxford, Ohio and held several patents. Bonham died in January 1944.


0.2 Cubic Feet (, 41 photographs)

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Custodial History

A gift of Miami University (Oxford, Ohio).

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.

Genre / Form

Llewellyn Bonham Collection
4 Published And Cataloged
K. Grimm
November 2010
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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