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Marilyn Culpepper collection

Identifier: UA-17.330

Scope and Content

The Marilyn Culpepper collection contains photographs of Holt, Michigan, unidentified portraits of people, group portraits with some possibly being of Holt schools, scenes, a lumber mill and logging, log cabins, military camp with some being identified as Camp Custer, Michigan (also called Fort Custer). There are also portraits of athletics teams include, football, basketball, women's basketball, baseball and track and field. Most are the teams are unidentified except for one of the Michigan Normal school and track and field champions of Van Buren County and football team of the Michigan Normal School. There also one photograph of Ross W. Mayer. Some of the other photographs probably include members of the Mayer family. The collection also include a photograph album which includes scenes of Harbor Springs, steam ships, harbor views, and the artesian well near the Ramona Hotel. There are also scenes of people and landscapes that may or may not be at Harbor Springs.


  • Creation: 1905 - 1936


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

Marilyn Mayer Culpepper received her Ph.D. from the University of Michigan and is Professor Emerita at Michigan State University. She is a published author on the role of women during and after the Civil War.


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Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.


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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US