Edward Christian Prophet papers
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).
- 1923 - 1961
- Prophet, Edward Christian, 1901-1962 (Person)
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.
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.
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Language of Materials
Copyright: Michigan State University
Property Rights: Michigan State University
- Edward Christian Prophet Papers
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- Finding aid written in English.