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Lenore Nixon Johnson collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.212

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of photographs and postcards. The photographs are of the 1913 winter term Union Literary Society party and an image of three women holding decorations for a party possibly in association with the Sororian Literary Society.

The postcards consist of Michigan State University buildings including the Poultry Plant, Armory, Wells Hall #2 decorated with banners and an unlit bonfire in the front, Women's Building, an aerial view of campus, and a drawing of the willows in winter. In addition, there is a postcard of a drawing of East Side Park in Lansing. Some of the postcards contain correspondence which give information about her college life.


  • Creation: 1909 - 1913
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1909 - 1910


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

Lenore Nixon Johnson graduated from Michigan Agricultural College in 1914. She was from Bellaire, Michigan. She majored in Home Economics and was a member of the Sororian Literary Society, Omicron Nu (home economics sorority), MAC choir, and was President of the Girls Glee Club in 1913. She married R. C. Johnson.


0.1 Cubic Feet (, 2 folders)

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Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Lenore Nixon Johnson Collection
4 Published And Cataloged
S. Roberts
December 2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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