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Walter G. Kirkpatrick papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.30

Scope and Contents

The bulk of the collection consists of Kirkpatrick's daily appointment books from 1939-1950. Other materials in the collection consist of one publication credited to Kirkpatrick, a report on his travels in Europe and an annual report from the Antrim County Agricultural Agent. The collection also contains five 16mm films: four related to the Muscular Dystrophy Associations of America and one related to the Antrim County [Michigan] USO War Fund Drive.


  • Creation: 1939 - 1951


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

Walter G. Kirkpatrick obtained his B.S. from Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) in 1933. He became the County Agricultural Agent for the Extension Service in Antrim County on January 1, 1938. In 1958, he was appointed the Extension Director for the same county. He retired from the MSU Extension service in 1968. He was a member of the Michigan Association of County Agricultural Agents, the National Association of County Agricultural Agents, and was a former director of the Michigan United Conservation Club.


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Legal Status

Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred. Copyright restrictions may apply. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Walter G. Kirkpatrick Papers
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US