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Adorf B. Krentel papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.275

Scope and Content

The collection consists of four oversized photographs that include the baseball team, field day team and an unidentified fraternal organization. All are circa 1896.


  • 1896 - 1899

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

Adorf Bernhardt Krentel was born April 11, 1873 in Denmark. His family moved to the United States in 1876. He began attending Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University) in 1896 and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 1899. He was a member of the baseball team and track squad.

In 1900, he was employed as a clerk for Lansing Township, in 1910 as a chemist in Berlin, Ontario and in 1930 working in real estate and building in East Lansing, Michigan.


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Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Adorf B. Krentel Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
E. Busch
November 2011
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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