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Robert E. Sharer papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.207

Scope and Contents

The Robert E. Sharer collection contains a variety of publications related to adult education and continuing education. Sharer helped to compile these and also wrote a few of the articles himself.


  • 1944 - 1982

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

Robert E. Sharer was born March 4, 1900 in Toledo, Ohio. He joined the staff of the Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) Continuing Education Service as an associate professor in 1952. In 1958 he was promoted to Assistant Director of the Liberal Arts Education for Adults Program in the College of Science & Arts and in 1963 promotion to Director of Evening College was achieved. Sharer retired from his position at Michigan State in 1968. He died on July 7, 1984.


0.1 Cubic Feet (, 4 folders)

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Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Robert E. Sharer Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
A. England
February 2009
Description rules
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