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M. Donald McGavin collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.479

Content Description

The M. Donald McGavin collection contains material from a scrapbook and photographs reflecting McGavin's time as a student. The scrapbook material contains student memorabilia, material related to being a teaching assitant in the Department of Veterinary Medicine, rosters from the Department of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty Folk Club information, Theater Department and Lecture Concert Series programs. Also included are photographs showing University Village, East Lansing, and Veterinary laboratories and facilicies in Giltner Hall.


  • Creation: 1958-1964


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 / Historical

Matthew Donald McGavin, originally from Austraila, attended MSU from 1961-1964 and graduated with a doctoral degree in veterinary pathology. He later taught at the University of Tenessee.


0.25 Cubic Feet

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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. Property Rights Michigan State University.

M. Donald McGavin collection
3 Ready For Cataloging
S. Roberts
October 2021
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US