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Consortium for the Study of Nigerian Rural Development (CSNRD) records

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Identifier: UA-2.9.5.15
Scope and Contents The records document the efforts of the Consortium for the Study of Nigerian Rural Development (Michigan State University, Colorado State University, Kansas State University, Ohio State University, University of Wisconsin, Research Triangle Institute of the University of North Carolina, U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Department of Interior,) under contract with the U.S. Agency for International Development to improve agriculture in Nigeria through education, research and investment....
Dates: 1964 - 1969

Cooperative Extension Service records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-16.34
Scope and Contents The records of Cooperative Extension consist of county and project reports beginning in 1913. These county reports contain information on Extension activities and may give some detail about a particular project in that county or a specific agent. The project reports contain information about project work in the whole state. The reports may be in a narrative report format or a preprinted form. Some include appendices that include newspaper articles about activities or handouts created for...
Dates: 1913 - 2013

Department of Agricultural Economics records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-16.5
Scope and Contents The records consist of department administrative materials as well as reports and publications. There is material about the bean industry, creameries, and elevators. Also included are bylaws, financial information and questionnaires relating to cooperatives, exchanges, agriculture associations, and farm bureaus in Michigan. These are arranged by county and then alphabetically by name. The collection also contains photographs of images of cooperative creameries from around the state. There...
Dates: 1900 - 2007

Department of Crop and Soil Sciences (Plant, Soil and Microbial Science) records

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Identifier: UA-16.36
Scope and Contents This collection contains miscellaneous papers from the department. The earliest record is a 19th century record book of experiments about growing beets, possibly copied from another source. The entries include “Experiments with Sugar Beets” by F. F. Tanner, “Experiments with Sugar Beets” by A. T. Stevens, “Experiments with Roots to Determine the Relative Value of Sod versus Stubble, Sand versus Clay, and Clay versus Hummus Soil for Beets, Carrots, and Ruta Bagas” by Luther H. Baker,...
Dates: 1891 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1926 - 1994

Dora Hall Stockman papers

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Identifier: UA-1.1.11
Scope and Contents Dora Hall Stockman was an East Lansing, Michigan resident and was actively involved in local affairs. The collection contains a typed transcript of her autobiography, correspondence, publications, and newspaper clippings of the various activities in which she participated.Stockman's primary interest was in the State Grange. As an active member she helped establish county Granges throughout the state and held several state offices including that of State Grange Lecturer (1914-1930)....
Dates: 1910 - 1948

Dunks family papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00123
Scope and Contents The Dunks family papers consist primarily of correspondence addressed to Oliver Dunks of Detroit and Coldwater, Michigan, the bulk of which is dated in the 1860s. The letters discuss business, agriculture, and social activities in Southern Michigan. Several also deal with important aspects of the Civil War period, such as "Copperhead" feeling in the North, the election of 1864, and Lincoln's assassination.Of particular interest are letters from Julius Dunks discussing the...
Dates: 1836 - 1877

Eben Mumford papers

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Identifier: UA-17.91
Scope and Contents The papers of Eben Mumford contain case notes, data, and manuscripts of rural communities and land utilization studies of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Professional correspondence, research data, manuscripts, research notes from the agriculture experiment station, standard of living in Michigan projects, the rural church project, and Michigan school districts are also found in Mumford’s papers. Also included are class notes, possibly from classes Mumford taught.The...
Dates: 1915 - 1940

Edity Yokie collection

 Collection
Identifier: c-00363
Scope and Contents The collection contains miscellaneous items from Keweenaw County, Michigan assembled by the donor. Included are three small volumes containing household expense records, grocery store accounts, and livestock and farm produce records (1893-1944). Also, several stockholder's notices from the Fulton Mining Company of New York (later the Fulton Copper Company) (1854-1855); teachers' certificates from Macomb and Keweenaw Counties (1868-1892); and Insurance Company of Detroit correspondence...
Dates: 1854 - 1944

Educational Development Program records

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Identifier: UA-3.5
Scope and Contents The Educational Development Program records include project reports, reports on education topics, a progress report to the Ford Foundation (1964-1965), correspondence (1966), a diary of Robert H. Davis pertaining to his visit with agriculture faculty in Balcarce, Argentina (1970), a survey of university policies on student life (undated), and the report “The University, The Community, and Michigan’s Children Final Report of the MSU International Year of the Child Committee.” Also included...
Dates: 1963 - 1980

Elton B. Hill papers

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Identifier: UA-17.67
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection contains material relating to the issues that interested Hill most as a teacher and researcher. He taught a number of courses on farm appraisal and agricultural finance, and his reference material appears here. Land tenure, especially the legal and moral implications of father-son partnerships and farm ownership transfers, were of special interest to him.In addition to this, there is also a scrapbook and some memorabilia from his college days at...
Dates: 1862 - 1972

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Michigan Agricultural College 8
Michigan State University. Department of Agricultural Economics 8
Michigan State University. Cooperative Extension Service 7
Hannah, John A., 1902-1991 4
Michigan State Grange 4
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Michigan State University. International Programs 4
United States. Agency for International Development 4
United States. Department of Agriculture 4
Bailey, L. H. (Liberty Hyde), 1858-1954 3
Kuhn, Madison, 1910-1985 3
Michigan Farm Bureau 3
Michigan State University 3
Amherst College 2
Beal, W. J. (William James), 1833-1924 2
Bregger, Myra Potter 2
Eicher, Carl K. 2
Johnson, Samuel, 1839-1916 2
Khan, Akhter Hameed 2
Michigan Agricultural College. Extension Division 2
Michigan Agricultural College. Students 2
Michigan Master Farmers 2
Michigan State College 2
Michigan State College. Students. Societies, etc 2
Michigan State University. Board of Trustees 2
Michigan State University. Class of 1883 2
Michigan State University. College of Agriculture and Natural Resources 2
Michigan State University. Horticulture Department 2
Michigan State University. Office of the President 2
Michigan State University. Pakistan Project 2
National Grange 2
W.K. Kellogg Foundation 2
Abbott, Samuel H., 1853-1903 1
Alpha Zeta. Kedzie Chapter (Michigan State University) 1
American Agricultural Economics Association 1
American Association of Agricultural College Editors 1
American Pomological Society 1
American Statistical Association 1
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company 1
Avery family (C. S. Avery) 1
Baker, Ray Stannard, 1870-1946 1
Bamber family (Joseph S. Bamber, 1835-1907) 1
Bamber, Albert M., 1860-1883 1
Bamber, Herbert, 1858-1937 1
Bamber, Joseph S., 1835-1907 1
Berg, Herbert Andrew 1
Bessey, Charles E. (Charles Edwin), 1845-1915 1
Bingen, R. James 1
Bingham, Kinsley S. (Kinsley Scott), 1808-1861 1
Bonnen, James T. 1
Boy Scouts of America. Troop 1 (Brighton, Mich.) 1
Bregger, Anna Henjes 1
Bregger, John Taylor (1896-1981) 1
Bregger, Louis Albert (-1928) 1
Breslin, Jacweir 1
Bridger, Lewis 1
Britten, A. 1
Brody family (Clark Louis Brody, 1879-1961) 1
Brody, Clark L., 1879-1961 1
Brody, Emma Seeley 1
Brody, James Polk 1
Brody, James Seeley 1
Brody, Lewis Kinney 1
Brody, Margaret York 1
Brookover, Wilbur B. 1
Burbank, Luther, 1849-1926 1
Carleton, Will, 1845-1912 1
Chamberlain family (Henry Chamberlain, 1824-1907) 1
Chamberlain, Henry, 1824-1907 1
Chamberlain, Mellen, 1821-1900 1
Cincinnatus Association 1
Clute, O. (Oscar) 1
Colorado State University 1
Combs, William H. 1
Consortium for the Study of Nigerian Rural Development 1
Cook, Albert John, 1842-1916 1
Cornell University. School of Agriculture 1
Dartmouth College 1
Davis, Robert H. 1
Denison, James Henry, 1907-1975 1
Detroit College of Law 1
Detroit Edison Company 1
Dickerman, James 1
Dickerman, Samuel 1
Dike, George K. (George Kimball), 1918- 1
Dunckel, Oshea G. 1
Dunks, Fred S. 1
East Jordan Fruit and Land Co., Inc (East Lansing, Mich.) 1
East Lansing (Mich.) 1
Eastman National Business College (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.) 1
Eveline Fruit and Land Company 1
Faling, Charles 1
FarmHouse Fraternity. Michigan State Chapter 1
Farmers' Week (East Lansing, Mich.) 1
Federal Surplus Commodities Corporation 1
Ford Foundation 1
Francis, Charles 1
Fraser, Eliza M. 1
Fraser, John C. 1
Fraser, John, 1811-1882 1
Fraser, William E., -1895 1
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