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Richard Trapp papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.165

Scope and Contents

The papers include two certificates for courses in fixing Ford tractors and Dearborn Wood Brothers corn pickers. There is also student memorabilia including a football ticket, party ticket, a Michigan State College advertising card, and a program for the Dairy Department Bean Feed in 1940. Also included is a photograph of a Michigan State College Horse Management class from 1947, and photographs of campus and buildings.


  • Creation: 1940 - 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

Richard Otto Trapp was a student at Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) from 1940 to 1942 and 1946 to 1948. He earned his Bachelor's degree in agriculture. He was a member of the Newman Club, a religious student organization.


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Custodial History

A gift of Doris E. Trapp.

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. Copyright restrictions may apply. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Richard Trapp Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
S. Watko
October 2006
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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