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Ethel Rathke papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-17.441
Scope and Contents

The bulk of this collection consists of scrapbooks. The twenty scrapbooks are filled with newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and pictures covering such diverse topics as World War II, the Middle East, Lansing and East Lansing, Japanese culture and flower gardening. Also included are Ethel Rathke's prose and poetry and her correspondence with publishing companies, friends, and acquaintances.

Dates: 1900 - 1970

Frank Peabody papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.128
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of materials relating to Frank Peabody's time as a student at Michigan State College, as well as his career as a professor at Michigan State University. Included are correspondence, photographs, newspapers, course materials, publications, and materials from the Summer Institute in Biology.

Dates: 1935 - 1973

Henrik Joakim Stafseth papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.66
Scope and Contents The collection contains correspondence, diaries, and other papers of Henrik Joakim Stafseth. Several diaries describe Stafseth's 1925-1926 tour of veterinary and other colleges in seven European countries. At this time he was an Exchange Professor at the Royal Hungarian Veterinary College.In 1945-1946 Stafseth served as Chief Veterinarian for the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration in China, where he was instrumental in establishing China's first modern...
Dates: 1902 - 1967

Jackson Edmund Towne papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.46
Scope and Contents This collection consists mainly of Towne’s correspondence, articles, and speeches. Also included in the collection are documents and correspondence concerning the estate of Annie L. Towne, his mother, and the papers of his wife, Katherine Doyle Towne. The collection also includes papers on the World’s Columbian Exposition donated by Towne, consisting of committee reports, a contract for water services at the exposition, and two letters, one requesting exhibit space and the other...
Dates: 1892 - 1971

John L. Whitelaw papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00379
Scope and Contents This collection includes two folders of correspondence (1945) from Brigadier General John L. Whitelaw to relatives in East Lansing, Michigan, when he was stationed in Germany during World War II. In his letters, Whitelaw describes the Ruhr Valley area and Berlin after the German surrender, and comments on the Russian soldiers, trains and the civilian food situation.The collection also contains two scrapbooks. One (1883-1900) contains nineteenth-century pictorial advertisements,...
Dates: 1883 - 1945; Majority of material found within 1883 - 1900

Lawrence Sommers papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-17.315
Scope and Content The Lawrence Sommers papers contain his work in the field of Geography from the early 1940s until his death in 2007. The earliest works are from his time spent as a Ph.D. candidate researching Norway and many of his later files include further in-depth research on Scandinavia. His collection also includes travel notebooks, photographs, and slides from his many travels abroad doing research in Europe, Africa, and South America. There is also a large collection of photographs from his time...
Dates: 1944 - 2010

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World War, 1939-1945 5
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College campuses -- Michigan -- East Lansing 2
East Lansing (Mich.) -- History 2
Postcards 2
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Academic libraries -- Michigan 1
Africa -- Social life and customs -- Sources 1
Aleuts -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Associations, institutions, etc. 1
Balkan Peninsula -- Social life and customs 1
Bibliography -- Study and teaching 1
Biology -- Research 1
Canada -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
China -- Description and travel 1
China -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
College presidents -- Inauguration 1
College presidents -- Michigan -- East Lansing 1
College students -- Michigan -- East Lansing 1
Cuba -- Social life and customs 1
Denmark 1
Diaries 1
Economic geography 1
Education, Higher -- China 1
Egypt -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Europe 1
Europe -- Description and travel 1
Fieldnotes 1
Finland -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Flower gardening 1
Gambling 1
Geography 1
Geography -- Study and teaching 1
Germany 1
Germany -- Description and travel 1
Italy -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Japan -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
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Lansing (Mich.) -- History 1
Lectures 1
Libraries -- Special collections 1
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Marching bands -- Michigan -- East Lansing 1
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Middle East -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Minutes (administrative records) 1
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Norway 1
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South America -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Spain -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
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Televised speeches 1
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Africa 1
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Michigan State University. Faculty 3
Phi Kappa Phi. Michigan State University Chapter 2
Adams, Charles Kendall, 1835-1902 1
American Geographical Society of New York 1
American Library Association 1
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American Veterinary Medical Association. National Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners 1
Applied Geography Conference 1
Association of American Geographers 1
Coppin, John S., 1904-1986 (Portraitist) 1
Detroit Tigers (Baseball team) 1
DiBiaggio, John A., 1932- 1
Dow, Maynard Weston 1
Fort Lewis College 1
Giefel, Marjorie 1
International Geographical Union 1
Lansing Civic Players Guild (Lansing, Mich.) 1
Michigan State College 1
Michigan State College. Buildings 1
Michigan State College. Marching Band 1
Michigan State College. Students 1
Michigan State University. Alumni and alumnae 1
Michigan State University. Buildings 1
Michigan State University. Centennial celebrations, etc 1
Michigan State University. Class of 1942 1
Michigan State University. College of Veterinary Medicine 1
Michigan State University. Department of Geography 1
Michigan State University. Faculty Folk Club 1
Michigan State University. Libraries 1
Michigan State University. Libraries. Special Collections Division 1
Michigan State University. Residence halls 1
National Council for Geographic Education 1
Natoli, Salvatore J. 1
Rathke, Ethel Wheeler, 1877-1972 1
Soderbom, K. George 1
Sommers, Laurie Kay 1
Sommers, Lawrence M. 1
Sons of the American Revolution. Michigan Society 1
Stafseth, Henrik Ekroll 1
Stafseth, Henrik J. (Henrik Joakim), 1890- 1
Towar, James D. 1
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration 1
W.K. Kellogg Biological Station 1
Western Regional Science Association 1
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
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