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Mary Zurburg papers

Identifier: UA-10.3.317


The Mary Zurburg collection contains two scrapbooks and also a list of her floor mates, reminiscences, and a biography sheet. The scrapbooks contains materials from her time as a student at Michigan State University including greeting cards, event and play programs, newspaper clippings, report cards, dance cards, tickets, marriage and birth announcements, photographs, student activity identification cards, a commencement program, play programs, and photographs and mementos from a trip to New York City.


  • Creation: 1954-1958, 2014


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

Mary Martin Zurburg was born in Ferndale, Michigan. She and her two siblings, Thomas F. Martin and Betty Martin Cudworth, all graduated from Michigan State University. Mary graduated in 1958 and became a teacher. She met Henry (Hank) H. Zurburg, Jr. (1935-2008) before she went to MSU. They were reunited when he transferred to MSU and were married in 1959. They had two children.


0.5 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)

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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.

Mary Zurburg Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
September 2018
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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