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John Beck papers

Identifier: UA-17.350

Scope and Contents

The John P. Beck papers contains materials related to Zolton Ferency's political campaigns in 1978 and 1982, Michigan Democratic Socialist Caucus, and the MSU Iranian Film Project. Also of note in the collection is a poster for a 1971 MSU Vietnam War protest rally, a 1973 conference program about MSU's involvement in foreign policy in the 1970s, and a booklet by the groups, The Daily Death Toll and Boston Area Clergy and Laity Concerned, about the Honeywell company's involvement in development and production of weapons systems and components.


  • Creation: 1971-1982, 2014, 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

John P. Beck is an Associate Professor in the School of Human Resources and Labor Relations at Michigan State University. Receiving an undergraduate degree in Humanities - Literary Studies from Michigan State University in 1977 and a Masters degree in Adult and Continuing Education with a certificate in Industrial relations from The University of Michigan in 1982.


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Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University except where noted on materials

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

John Beck Papers
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July 2018
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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