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Alton Wheaton papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00208
Scope and Contents

The Alton Wheaton papers contain primarily financial records and other forms of inventory that Wheaton took while working on his farm. There is also a small section on some of Wheaton’s community activities, some photographs of said activities, and two books on the Wheaton family genealogy. There are also a number of folders containing deeds and titles to various pieces of land Wheaton owned. There are also catalogs, plans, newsletters and brochures on farm topics.

Dates: 1934 - 2006

Arthur W. Farrall papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.16
Scope and Contents

The papers of Arthur W. Farrall consist of correspondence, class materials, research materials and lectures, and have been arranged chronologically. Farrall's contribution and work with the American Society of Agricultural Engineers closes out the papers as it is the common thread that ties together the entire collection, and all of Farrall's work.

Dates: 1922 - 1972

Bagley family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00018
Scope and Contents The Bagley family papers includes the personal papers of David M. Bagley, his wife, Bennette Bagley, his son, William, and his grandson, Laurence. The material, dating from 1830 to 1932, is arranged by family member. Bennette Bagley's papers contain personal correspondence from friends and family members in England wishing her a safe journey to America in 1833, and her will and estate papers of 1888.David M. Bagley's papers include correspondence relating to the Civil...
Dates: 1830 - 1932

Bond family papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00234
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence between members of the Bond and Newcomb families. The majority is addressed to John G. Bond, who moved to Berrien County, Michigan, in 1839. The letters are concerned with news of family and friends. Several letters trace the genealogy of the Bond family in America.

Dates: 1827 - 1855

Brownson family papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00178
Scope and Contents The Brownson family papers consist of correspondence between members of the Brownson, Johnson, and Allured families, as well as essays, poetry, and a sermon.Many of the letters are to Oscar Brownson of Pontiac and Evart, Michigan. Brownson entered Oberlin College in 1843, but a year later he returned to Pontiac to teach school. Several letters from a cousin, Franklin Barber, urged him to join the United States Navy, where he could get a free medical training. Brownson received...
Dates: 1843 - 1931

Chamberlain family papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-1.1.12
Scope and Contents The collection consists of family correspondence, documents, and business records, particularly relating to Henry Chamberlain. Included are genealogies of the Chamberlain, Langdon, Woodward and Wheelock families.The letters in the early years of the collection relate to the migration of the family westward to Ohio, and then to Michigan. There is an 1830 agreement in which certain New Hampshire citizens sponsor William Chamberlain to go and scout the area above the Ohio River for...
Dates: 1795 - 1931

Clarence H. Judson papers

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Identifier: UA-10.3.126
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of Clarence Judson's letters to his family, written during his years at Michigan Agricultural College. The letters describe his classes, activities, and financial situation, his experiences as a teacher during school breaks, the class strike of 1886, and a visit to the Capitol in Lansing. The collection also includes an autobiography, family history materials, genealogical charts, school records, diaries from 1888 to 1902, and a notebook Judson kept while...
Dates: 1874 - 2001

Clarence H. Suelter collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.227
Scope and Contents The collection contains information about different science programs at Michigan State University compiled by Suelter. Some of the materials are photocopies. There is substantial information relating to Robert C. Kedzie, as well as historical overviews of many natural science programs. Also included are an exhibit catalog for Sesquicentennial Celebration: The Natural Sciences at Michigan State University, 1855-2005 which Suelter created and ...
Dates: 1876 - 2014

Edward G. Read family collection

 Collection
Identifier: 00221
Scope and Content

The Edward G. Read papers contain materials related to Read, his wife, children, and relatives. Included are personal and business correspondence, recipe books, pamphlets, cards, and publications. The family papers series has a four volume set titled The Peak - Peake Family History by Cyrus Peak. The photographs include the Barber, Shepard, Read, and Peak families, as well as unidentified people and an aerial view of a farm.

Dates: 1859-1982

Frank G. Dennis papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.265
Scope and Contents The Frank G. Dennis papers consist of articles and biographical information about, and awards given to Frank G. Dennis, Stanley Johnston, and Sylvan Wittwer who were members of the Horticulture Department at Michigan State University (MSU). There is also information regarding the history of horticulture at MSU. Records include materials about Sylvan Wittwer used by Dennis to write his book and a copy of the poem “Ode to Cyclone” written by Dennis. The collection also includes a number of...
Dates: 1957 - 2008

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Names
Michigan Agricultural College 6
Kuhn, Madison, 1910-1985 3
Michigan State Grange 3
Bailey, L. H. (Liberty Hyde), 1858-1954 2
Kedzie, R. C. (Robert Clark), 1823-1902 2
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Michigan State University. Cooperative Extension Service 2
Michigan State University. History 2
Oberlin College 2
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 2
University of Michigan 2
Allured family (Karl Allured) 1
Alward, Dennis E. 1
American Society of Agricultural Engineers 1
Amherst College 1
Angell family (Mary Anne Bryant Mayo, 1845-1903) 1
Baker, Roger D. 1
Baker, Rollin H. (Rollin Harold), 1916-2007 1
Brattin, Alice Jane, 1914-1983 1
Brattin, John, 1915-1995 1
Breslin, Jacweir 1
Briggs family (Katharine Cook Briggs, 1875-1968) 1
Briggs, Katharine Cook 1
Briggs, Lyman J. (Lyman James), 1874-1963 1
Bryant family (Mary Anne Bryant Mayo, 1845-1903) 1
Buell, Jennie 1
Carton, John J. (John Jay), 1856-1934 1
Chamberlain family (Henry Chamberlain, 1824-1907) 1
Chamberlain, Henry, 1824-1907 1
Chamberlain, Mellen, 1821-1900 1
Chapin family (Katharine Cook Briggs, 1875-1968) 1
Claremont College 1
Clute, O. (Oscar) 1
Cook, Albert John, 1842-1916 1
Cornell University 1
Coryell family 1
Court of Last Resort (Television program) 1
Crosby, Mary Lilian Wheeler 1
Curtiss family (Katharine Cook Briggs, 1875-1968) 1
Dartmouth College 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Delgado, Jeanne 1
Dennis, F. G. (Frank George), 1932- 1
Dewsbury, Donald A., 1939- 1
East Jordan Fruit and Land Co., Inc (East Lansing, Mich.) 1
East Lansing (Mich.) 1
Elk Cement and Lime Company (Elk Rapids, Mich.) 1
Evart Board of Trade (Evart, Mich.) 1
Eveline Fruit and Land Company 1
Ewart, Lowell 1
Farrall, Arthur William, 1899- 1
Fellows, Grant, 1865-1929 1
Freytag family 1
Fuller, O. B. (Oramel B.) 1
Gale, Ella M 1
Gardner, Erle Stanley, 1889-1970 1
Graham, Sarah Moffet, 1863-1908 1
Groesbeck, Alexander J. (Alexander Joseph), 1873-1953 1
Hamilton College (Clinton, N.Y.) 1
Harrison, Carter Monroe 1
Harry E. Saier Co 1
Harvard University 1
Hawkins family (John R. Hawkins, 1809-1882) 1
Hawkins, Hanna Hayward 1
Hawkins, Henry J., 1843-1915 1
Hawkins, John R., 1809-1882 1
Hawkins, John R., 1881-1957 1
Herner, Robert C. 1
Hicks family (Robert E. Hicks, 1892-1986) 1
Hicks, Robert E., 1892-1986 1
Hicks, Zoe Gladys Thurber, -1972 1
Holden, P. G. (Perry Greeley), 1865-1959 1
Hooker, Joseph, 1814-1879 1
Hopkins, Samuel W. 1
Hubbard family 1
Igoe, Lynn, 1937-2006 1
Johnston, Stanley, 1898-1969 1
Jones, Margaret Zee 1
Jones, Sarah Van Hoosen 1
Judson, Clarence Herbert 1
Jung, C. G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961 1
Kedzie family (A. S. Kedzie, 1814-1899) 1
Kedzie, A. S. (Adam Stewart), 1814-1899 1
Kedzie, D. H. (Donald Hixson) 1
Kedzie, Frank Stewart 1
Kedzie, Robert Mark 1
King, John A. (John Arthur), 1921- 1
Kinney family (Edward Porter Kinney, 1867-1955) 1
Kinney, Daniel Bishop, 1803-1879 1
Kinney, Edward Cornelius, 1844-1910 1
Kinney, Edward Porter, 1867-1955 1
Kinney, Ernest A., 1898- 1
Kinney, Frank F., 1869-1952 1
Kinney, Harry Allen, 1862-1939 1
Kirkland family (George Kirkland, 1816-1906) 1
Kirkland, George, 1816-1906 1
Knight, Kate Baker 1
Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway 1
Lansing (Mich.) 1
Lawrence, George H. M. (George Hill Mathewson), 1910-1978 1
Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum 1
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