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Jim Segedy and Larry Phillips papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.397

Content Description

The collection consists of a script for a musical called "The Merry Lives of Mayo or the adventures of mary mayo at m.s.u.," a not too Original Surrealistic Musical in Several Acts, by Jim Segedy, Larry Phillips and assorted friends. It is a humorous take on a student named Mary Mayo arriving at Michigan State University to start college and her experiences with registration and college life. Some of the dialogue is set to the tune of popular songs.


  • Creation: circa 1970


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 / Historical

Jim Segedy attended Michigan State University from 1969 to 1973 and lived in Mary Mayo Hall from 1970-1973. Jim Segedy and Larry Phillips both graduated in 1973.


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Legal Status

Copyright: Status Unknown. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Jim Segedy and Larry Phillips Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
S. Roberts
June 2019
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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