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Neno Joseph DaPrato collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.178

Scope and Contents

The scrapbook contains photographs and articles about Michigan Agricultural College’s varsity football squad from 1911 to 1915. There are numerous photographs and articles about MAC’s 24-0 victory over the University of Michigan in 1915 as well as articles featuring Jerry DaPrato. There are also many photographs of other athletic teams, including the basketball squad, baseball team and track and field team. Also included are several programs from football banquets. In addition to the sports memorabilia, there are various photographs of campus life and students, including photographs of the Engineering building and Wells Hall burning in 1916. There are also several photographs of military parades and a ribbon from the 1912 National Progressive Convention.


  • Creation: 1911 - 1915


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

Neno Joseph “Jerry” DaPrato attended Michigan Agricultural College as a special student in agriculture from 1912-1915. He was from Iron Mountain, Michigan. He played football in 1912, 1914 and 1915. In 1915 he was All-American. In addition, he played basketball in 1915.


0.5 Cubic Feet (, 1 Scrapbook)

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Custodial History

A gift of Sandra Voss.

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University

Property Rights: Michigan State University

Neno Joseph DaPrato Collection
4 Published And Cataloged
D. Palazzola, S. Roberts
January 2004
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