Dorothy McMeekin papers
Scope and Contents
These papers consist of published articles authored by Dorothy McMeekin, a professor at Michigan State University from 1966 to 1997. There is also a copy of “Exploring the Ecology Along the Red Cedar River at Michigan State University” written by McMeekin, her resume/CV, and correspondence.
- 1954-2004, 2018
- McMeekin, Dorothy, 1932- (Donor, Person)
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.
Dorothy McMeekin was born in Boston, Massachusetts in 1932. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Chemistry from Wilson College in Pennsylvania in 1953. She received her Master’s degree in Botany from Wellesley College in 1955 and her Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from Cornell University in 1959. McMeekin taught in the General Education Department of the College of Natural Science at Michigan State University from 1966 to 1990. Beginning in 1990 she taught for the Botany-Plant Pathology Department until she retired in 1997.
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Language of Materials
Copyright: Michigan State University.
Property Rights: Michigan State University.
- Art and science
- McMeekin, Dorothy, 1932-
- Mural painting and decoration -- Michigan -- Detroit
- Plant biology
- Red Cedar River (Mich.) -- Environmental conditions
- Riparian ecology -- Michigan -- East Lansing
- Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957
- Stream ecology -- Michigan -- East Lansing
- W.J. Beal Botanical Garden
- Dorothy McMeekin Papers
- 4 Published And Cataloged
- L. A. Hamel
- March 2011
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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