Skip to main content

Hiram Allen and John Patterson farm photographs

Identifier: c-00681

Scope and Content

The collection contains photographs of the John Patterson farm which was bought from Hiram Allen in 1908. Photographs include the house circa 1908 and 1961, the barn, and an image of horses harnessed to a buggy. The photographs include notes on the back explaining the photos.


  • Creation: circa 1908, 1961, undated

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

The Hiram Allen farm was bought in 1908 by John Patterson.


0.1 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Gift of Mrs. Fred Everitt.

Related Archival Materials

See also Kalamazoo County tax receipts collection (c.00049) for the farm tax receipts and accession number 1873 for possible related photographs.

Legal Status

Copyright: 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


Hiram Allen and John Patterson Farm Photographs
4 Published And Cataloged
January 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
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