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Amos Adams Lawrence papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-15
Scope and Contents This collection contains five reels of microfilm consisting of Amos Lawrence's personal and business correspondence, legal papers, accounts, political tickets, newspaper clippings and other papers related to Lawrence's business, political, educational, and charitable interests. Subjects include New England Emigrant Aid Company; slavery; politics and education in Kansas, Wisconsin, and Massachusetts; New England manufacturing, the tariff; and national politics. Correspondents include George...
Dates: 1857 - 1859

Arthur Vrettas papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.156
Scope and Contents The Arthur Vrettas papers include booklets, reports, and communications related to the University College and its administration at Michigan State University. The booklets include course listings and general rules of the college. There are also reports from the University Committee on General Education (1981), and the "Winder Report" (1978) which was Provost C. L. Winder's proposal to dissolve University College. In addition, there are taped interviews and transcripts of interviews by...
Dates: 1969 - 1992

Charles and Sara T. D. Robinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-16
Scope and Contents This collection consists microfilm of correspondence, diaries, writings, accounts, clippings, and miscellaneous papers of Charles and his wife Sara T. D. Robinson The papers relate to the fight for a free Kansas and the early statehood period (1861-1863); personal, family, and business matters; construction of the University of Kansas; and local and national politics. Correspondents include F. G. Adams, Nathaniel Banks, George S. Boutwell, G. W. Brown, James H. Canfield, Charles Chadwick,...
Dates: 1834 - 1911

Commonwealth of Massachusetts records

 Collection
Identifier: LG-8
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photocopies of reports, resolution, and legislation of the Massachusetts State Legislature dealing with agriculture education and the implementation of the Morrill Land Grant Act.

(Michigan State University., Honhart, F. L., Jude, S. P., Howard, S. R., & Zito, A. (1976). A guide to the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections. East Lansing, MI: publisher not identified.)

Dates: 1826 - 1863

Daniel Read papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-7
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one reel of microfilm containing reports on the University of Missouri, prepared by Daniel Read, President of the University, to the Board of Curators. The reports are especially concerned with the growth and organization of the university in the post-Civil War period. Two reports are titled "Report of the Committee on the Reorganization and Enlargement of the University of the State of Missouri Presented to the Board of Curators," December 20, 1870; and the...
Dates: 1866 - 1876

Frederick Blackmar Mumford papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-6
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one reel of microfilm containing correspondence, reports, minutes and other papers relating to the activities of the Association of Land Grant Colleges and Universities. Also included is a study project conducted by Mumford dealing with the organization and administration of agricultural education in the United States as it relates to land grant colleges. Finally, copies and analyses of Senate and House bills relating to federal aid to education are included....
Dates: 1938 - 1942

Henry Wilson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-33
Scope and Contents The Henry Wilson papers consist of microfilm containing correspondence and other papers relating to Massachusetts and national politics, education, abolition, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and the Grant administration. Correspondents include William W. Belknap, James A. Briggs, Schuyler Colfax, Joseph Cooper, William Lloyd Garrison, U.S. Grant, Adam Gurowski, Arthur Livermore, George G. Meade, Theodore Parker, Parker Pillsbury, William H. Seward, Gerrit Smith, Edwin M. Stanton, Alexander...
Dates: 1851 - 1875

Herbert A. Berg papers

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Identifier: UA-17.93
Scope and Content This collections contains publications about the history of Michigan Agricultural College, the impact the U.S. Civil War had on agricultural extension in Michigan, the Morrill Land Grant College Act and life of Bela Hubbard, an Michigan pioneer. Also included in the Berg collection are the articles of incorporation and by-laws and some correspondence of the Michigan State University chapter of Epsilon Sigma Phi, the national honorary extension fraternity. There is a newspaper plate from the...
Dates: 1930 - 1969

Isaac Tichenor Goodnow papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-11
Scope and Contents This collection consists a reel of microfilm containing the correspondence of Isaac Tichenor Goodnow. The letters relate to the New England Emigrant Aid Company's project to send free-soil colonists to Kansas; the founding of Manhattan, Kansas; the Leavenworth Constitution; the founding of the Kansas State Agricultural College; and Kansas and national politics.(Michigan State University., Honhart, F. L., Jude, S. P., Howard, S. R., & Zito, A. (1976). A guide to the Michigan...
Dates: 1850 - 1863

Land-grant research collection

 Collection
Identifier: LG-44
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of publications, pamphlets, and monographs relating to the land-grant college movement, Justin Morrill, and the modern land-grant university. There is also a photocopy of the Morrill Act.

Dates: 1910, 1962, 1963, 1966, 1968, undated

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United States. Land Grant Act of 1862 10
New England Emigrant Aid Company 3
Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905 2
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 2
Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886 2
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Robinson, Charles, 1818-1894 2
Robinson, Sara T. L. (Sara Tappan Lawrence), 1827-1911 2
University of Kansas 2
Wilson, Henry, 1812-1875 2
Adams, F. G. (Franklin George), 1824-1899 1
Adams, Walter, 1922-1998 1
Anderson, David D. 1
Association of Land-Grant Colleges and Universities 1
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 1
Berg, Herbert Andrew 1
Brown University 1
Brown, George W. (George Washington), 1820-1915 1
Brown, John, 1800-1859 1
Canfield, James Hulme, 1847-1909 1
Case, Sarah Avery 1
Combs, William H. 1
Delahay, Mark W. (Mark William), 1818?-1879 1
Free Soil Party (U.S.) 1
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 1
Gardner, Henry J. (Henry Joseph), 1819-1892 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 1
Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909 1
Hamilton, Ruth Simms 1
Hannah, John A., 1902-1991 1
Hubbard, Bela, 1814-1896 1
Ingalls, John James, 1833-1900 1
Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866 1
Livermore, Arthur, 1766-1853 1
Mason, Robert M. (Robert Means), 1810-1879 1
Massachusetts. General Court 1
Massachusetts. State Board of Agriculture 1
Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872 1
Michigan Agricultural College 1
Michigan State College. Cooperative Extension Service 1
Michigan State University. Black Student Alliance 1
Michigan State University. Buildings 1
Michigan State University. Cooperative Extension Service 1
Michigan State University. Faculty 1
Michigan State University. Students 1
Michigan State University. Students. Societies, etc 1
Michigan State University. University College 1
Michigan State University. Women 1
Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898 1
Mumford, F. B. (Frederick Blackmar), 1868-1947 1
Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860 1
Pillsbury, Parker, 1809-1898 1
Pomeroy, S. C. (Samuel Clarke), 1816-1891 1
Read, Daniel, 1805-1878 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 1
Silverman, Henry J. 1
Smith, Clarence Beaman, 1870-1948 1
Smith, Gerrit, 1797-1874 1
Smith, Samuel C. 1
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 1
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 1
Tappan, S. F. (Samuel Forster), -1913 1
Thayer, Eli, 1819-1899 1
Varg, Paul A. 1
Weed, Thurlow, 1797-1882 1
Wilson, M. L. (Milburn Lincoln), 1885-1969 1
Wood, Margaret L. 1
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 1
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