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Arnold Bransdorfer papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.169

Scope and Contents

This collection contains negatives and photographs taken by Bransdorfer during his time as a student at Michigan State College. The photographs are of his friends A. Farquhason, J.J. Albert, Joan Benson, Con Williams (Spartan Editor), Pat McCarthy, Doug Trezise, and Beatrice Wilson. The postcards in the collection are of campus buildings, and were purchased by Bransdorfer at a stamp show in Alma, Michigan.


  • Creation: 1947 - 1949


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

Arnold Bransdorfer graduated from Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) in 1949. He worked as a journalist for several campus publications, including the State News, the Spartan, and the Wolverine yearbook. He was also involved in Blue Key (treasurer), Theta Alpha Phi (treasurer), the Student Council, Alpha Epsilon Rho, Student Theater, Kappa Alpha Mu, the Dionysians, and Hillel.


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Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Arnold Bransdorfer Papers
3 Ready For Cataloging
T. Vindischman
April 2013
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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