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Charles Westie papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.356

Scope and Contents

Charles Westie papers consist of publications and newspapers about Michigan State University's Centennial. In addition, the collections also holds Continuing Education publications and other MSU publications. Non-MSU publications related to continuing education are also included, as well as questionaries used for a railroad survey that Westie created. The railroad surveys are part of the data Westie used to complete his 1953 dissertation, "Reactions of Railroad Workers to a Major Technological Change." An East Lansing High School yearbook is also part of the collection.


  • Creation: 1921 - 1971

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

Charles Westie was an Assistant Professor of Sociology and the Director of Research for Continuing Education Services at Michigan State University from 1953-1956.


1 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Gift of Elizabeth Westie.

Related Archival Materials

See also Charles and Ardith Westie Collection (MS 2011-24), 1938-2010, at the Archives of Michigan, Lansing, Michigan.

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Charles Westie Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
A. Conell
February 2015
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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