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Michigan Association of Extension 4-H Youth Staff records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-18.17

Scope and Contents

This collection includes two photograph albums from the National Conference of 1996 and one album of 4-H Staff over the period 1952–1976; hundreds of photographic prints, positives and negatives of 4-H staff, members, visitors and their activities; general office working papers; and peripheral materials of the association. The photographic material is predominantly over the period of 1920–1970 and includes many individuals and groups of people involved with farm animals, exhibits, demonstrations, activities, games, and period equipment. Of note are photographs of President Dwight D. Eisenhower (Box 2321, Folder 1), Eleanor Roosevelt (Box 2321, Folder 5), and baseball player Walter Johnson (Box 2321, Folder 4). The office papers include agendas, meeting minutes, membership lists, handbooks, newsletters, and memos. The document materials are arranged chronologically; photographic materials are arranged by subject and date. Portions of this collection have been only minimally arranged by an archivist and may contain other materials not already mentioned.


  • Creation: 1912 - 2005


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

Michigan Association of Extension 4-H Youth Staff is an organization for 4-H staff in Michigan. They promote youth development and provide a place for 4-H staff to network as well as supporting 4-H on a state and national level. The organization is associated with Michigan State University Extension.


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Language of Materials


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.

Michigan Association of Extension 4-H Youth Staff Records
4 Published And Cataloged
S. Roberts
June 2006
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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