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David Dylan Jones papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 135 large

Scope and Contents

The David Dylan Jones papers contain manuscripts, typescripts, carbon copies, and printed matter of articles, poetry and correspondence relating to his membership in the Michigan State University Railroad Club, research interests in railrod history, and more broad literary activities, including his manuscript "Death, Van Dyke Style."


  • Creation: approximately 1969-2000

Conditions Governing Access

The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections three (3) working days in advance if you wish to use it.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries.


7.3 Linear Feet (10 boxes) : Boxes 1-4: 13 x 26 x 32 Boxes 5-10: 33 x 25 x 39.5

Language of Materials



As this collection grows, its arrangement is intended to be broadly chronological.


box 1. Articles, correspondence, etc. pertaining to railroad history and the Michigan State University Railroad Club -- box 2. Pre-1986 --box 3. 1986-

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by ongoing gifts of David Dylan Jones starting from approximately 1980.

Finding Aid for the David Dylan Jones papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections Repository

MSU Libraries
366 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing MI 48823 USA