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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

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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

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

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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

George Malcolm Trout papers

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Identifier: UA-17.127
Scope and Content The collection consists of subject files, correspondence, and photographs pertaining to Trout's career in dairy and food science. Trout's papers contain few notes about research he did. The Personal Papers contain articles written by and about Trout, speeches, and "A Son of Lick Creek" manuscript about Trout's life (pages missing), biographical file, and thesis.The Subject Files section contains files on various topics and includes several folders of correspondence. The...
Dates: 1899 - 1986

Henry Merriman papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00139
Scope and Contents This collection includes some of his plans and sketches for inventions such as the shoe tree, wire shoehorn, Merriman Windjammer, spacecraft toilet, roll dispenser, belt tester, lubricated bushing, Merriman valves, lug tester, and window hook test equipment.The collection also contains correspondence between the inventor and his patent attorneys, Beaman and Beaman, Merriman's New Ideas, a Merriman family history, rather lengthy memoirs entitled "The Early Years in Kent County and West...
Dates: 1887 - 1969

Jane Taylor collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA-17.292
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials about Liberty Hyde Bailey including articles about him from newspapers, magazines, and scholarly publications. Included are photocopies of original documents relating to Bailey. Other materials include photographs (some are copies from Cornell), an issue of Country Life from 1902, items written by Bailey, and information on the Donley School and Carl School both with ties to Bailey. Also included is the handle of a fountain pen belonging to Bailey that...
Dates: 1859 - 2005

Kedzie family papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-28.6
Scope and Contents The Kedzie family papers consists of genealogies, correspondence, and books published by members of the family. Also included are photographs of Robert Mark Kedzie, Ester Hawley Kedzie, A. S. Kedzie, and unidentified men. Additionally, there are items relating to Michigan Agricultural College/Michigan State College (now Michigan State University), such as a 1907 Alumni luncheon program, a commencement program, and a brochure which seeks donations for various buildings titled "For the...
Dates: 1850 - 1976

Levi Taft and Thacker family collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA-17.381
Scope and Contents This collection consists of items from three members of the Levi Taft family. Included is a brief history of the descendants of the Levi Taft family and a history of Thomas Thacker's ROTC summer stories. Related to Levi Taft, there are numerous photos of him, his wife, and life on the campus of Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University) at the turn of the century. Also included are minutes, a constitution, articles of incorporation and bylaws, treasurer's reports, a...
Dates: 1899-1921, circa 1920-1930, 2007, 2012, undated

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Angell family (Mary Anne Bryant Mayo, 1845-1903) 1
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Breslin, Jacweir 1
Bryant family (Mary Anne Bryant Mayo, 1845-1903) 1
Buell, Jennie 1
Chamberlain family (Henry Chamberlain, 1824-1907) 1
Chamberlain, Henry, 1824-1907 1
Chamberlain, Mellen, 1821-1900 1
Clute, O. (Oscar) 1
Cornell University 1
Coryell family 1
Dartmouth College 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Delgado, Jeanne 1
East Jordan Fruit and Land Co., Inc (East Lansing, Mich.) 1
Eveline Fruit and Land Company 1
Farrall, Arthur William, 1899- 1
Freytag family 1
Gale, Ella M 1
Hamilton College (Clinton, N.Y.) 1
Harry E. Saier Co 1
Harvard University 1
Holden, P. G. (Perry Greeley), 1865-1959 1
Hooker, Joseph, 1814-1879 1
Igoe, Lynn, 1937-2006 1
Jones, Margaret Zee 1
Jones, Sarah Van Hoosen 1
Judson, Clarence Herbert 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
Kuhn, Madison, 1910-1985 1
Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway 1
Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Mayo family (Perry Mayo, 1839-1921) 1
Mayo, Mary Anne Bryant, 1845-1903 1
Mayo, Nelson S. (Nelson Slater), 1866-1958 1
McClernand, John A. (John Alexander), 1812-1900 1
Michigan Agricultural College. Faculty 1
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Michigan DHIA 1
Michigan Master Farmers 1
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Michigan. State Board of Agriculture 1
National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory (U.S.) 1
New York Central Railroad Company 1
Olivet College 1
Parsons, Gary L. 1
Price family (Perry Mayo, 1839-1921) 1
Price, Violet Hallett 1
Rock Island Arsenal (Ill.) 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
Rose Bowl (Football game) (1956 : Pasadena, Calif.) 1
Schober family 1
Suelter, Clarence H., 1928- 1
Taft, L. R. (Levi Rawson), 1859- 1
Thacker family 1
Thomas family (Benjamin H. Thomas, 1815-1887) 1
Thomas, Benjamin Hampton 1
Thomas, Harold Prescott 1
Trout, G. Malcolm (George Malcolm), 1896- 1
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United States. Army. Michigan Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865) 1
Van Hoosen family (Sarah Van Hoosen Jones, 1892-1972) 1
Van Hoosen, Bertha, 1863-1952 1
Wheaton, Dean, 1940- 1
Winans, Edwin Baruch, 1826-1894 1
Woodbury, C. G. (Charles Goodrich), 1884-1971 1
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