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Philip Elton Gunby papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.158

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the program to the Water Carnival of 1954, a photograph montage featuring images of Michigan State College joining the Big Ten in 1948 and the 1953 Rose Bowl, a newspaper clipping from the Columbus Dispatch (OH) regarding Michigan State University's centennial, a 1955 MSU centennial first day cover stamp, and a letter outlining the achievements of Philip Gunby.


  • Creation: 1948 - 1955


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

Philip Gunby graduated from Michigan State College with honors in 1954 with a degree in Journalism. He was a member of Phi Kappa Phi (all college scholastic honorary fraternity); Sigma Delta Chi (journalism fraternity); and selected by Excalibur (service fraternity) in 1954 as an outstanding senior. He also served as editor-in-chief of the State News from 1953-1954.


0.25 Cubic Feet (, 5 folders)

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Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Philip Elton Gunby Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
L. Gardiner
November 2003
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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