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Edward Christian Prophet papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.92

Scope and Contents

The papers include biographical information, general correspondence, financial information, information relating to his speaking engagements, and material relating to the Geography Department at Michigan State University.

In addition, the collection contains the following publications: “Railway Digest” (1954-1960), “A Review of Railway Operations” (1930-1952), “A Yearbook of Railroad Information” (1931-1954) and “Ships” (1943-1946).

Dates

  • 1923 - 1961

Creator

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

Edward Christian Prophet (1901-1962) graduated from the University of Michigan with an A.B. (1924) and M.A. (1926) in Geography. From 1930 to 1961 he was an assistant and then associate professor of Geography at Michigan State University.

Extent

6 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University

Property Rights: Michigan State University
Title
Edward Christian Prophet Papers
Status
4 Published And Cataloged
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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