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Andrew Anthos scrapbook

Identifier: c-00601

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a bound, photocopied version of Anthos’ original scrapbook. The scrapbook contains fun facts about Michigan and a general overview of Michigan’s past including historical and geographical facts. Facts are grouped together under several titles. A sample of the trivia-like facts include: “150 Persons with Michigan Ties,” “Michigan’s Largest Communities,” and “Michigan’s Tallest Television Towers.”


  • Creation: 1987


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.

Historical Note

Andrew Anthos from Detroit, Michigan, honored Michigan’s 1987 Sesquicentennial by compiling a scrapbook of Michigan’s history and more interesting facts. The scrapbook was put on display for a week as the exhibit “Our Michigan” in Lansing, Michigan in 1987.


0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 folder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisiton

This scrapbook was donated by Andrew Anthos to the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections.

Accession: HC 00661 Date: 1988-12-19

Legal Status

Copyright: 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

Creator's dedication

"The University Archives - I dedicate to one of the finest universities in the United States - our Michigan State University this compilation of facts about Michigan. May everyone who scans its pages find it as interesting as I did putting it together for all of us. Very Sincerely, Andrew Anthos, October 15, 1998, Lansing."

Andrew Anthos Scrapbook
4 Published And Cataloged
J. Chen
January 2009
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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