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Henry C. Koch papers

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Identifier: UA-17.165

Scope and Content

The scrapbook contains photographs of various recreational activities in southern Lower Michigan circa 1900-1910. Included are scenes of swimming, camping, fishing and boating. The volume also has photographs of unidentified people.


  • Creation: 1900 - 1910


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

Henry C. Koch was head of the Humanities Division, then assistant director, associate director and head of Collection Development and Special Services in the Michigan State University Libraries. He was the chief bibliographer at the MSU Libraries until his retirement in 1986.

Koch devoted his energy during his twenty-eight years at Michigan State University to the development of library collections. Koch was active in establishing the Art Library, acquiring the Russell B. Nye Popular Culture Collection, the History of Veterinary Medicine Collection, and the French Monarchy Collection.

Koch was honored with the Distinguished Faculty Award in 1984.


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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.

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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US