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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

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

Clark L. Brody papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-1.1.4
Scope and Content Copies of the first and second drafts of Brody's history of the Michigan Farm Bureau comprise the major part of the papers. Much of the information contained in these manuscripts did not appear in his book In the Service of the Farmer: My life in the Michigan Farm Bureau (Michigan State University Press, 1959), which is a much shorter history than he had originally intended. The book is autobiographical and describes the changes in farming and in the life of...
Dates: 1847 - 2007

Dora Hall Stockman papers

 Record Group
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

Eben Mumford papers

 Record Group
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

Elton B. Hill papers

 Record Group
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

English family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00064
Scope and Contents This collection relates mainly to Albert D. English, his wife, the former Marion Brown Monteith, their daughter Jean English Wisner, and Albert's sister, Annetta English.Many letters in Albert's personal correspondence, especially those from his sister, Annetta, contain references of local historical interest. Annetta English, in her diaries and essays, recorded a great deal of the history of the Manchester, Michigan area. Albert kept personal notes in this field, and also...
Dates: 1829 - 1954

Liberty Hyde Bailey papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.1
Scope and Contents The papers of Liberty Hyde Bailey span the years 1855-1958. The majority of the materials were received from the Liberty Hyde Birthsite Bailey Museum in South Haven, Michigan. The collection contains correspondence, writings by Bailey, newspaper and magazine clippings and photographs. The collection also includes reproductions of botanical drawings. The correspondence includes three Christmas cards from Bailey to his wife; a collection of business letters; a letter from China in...
Dates: 1852 - 1958

Michigan Bean Company records

 Collection
Identifier: 00110
Scope and Contents of the Records Efforts covering a sixty-year span to improve farm markets through the pooling of farm commodities, the organization of growers and shippers, promotional marketing and advertising, and bean research are documented in letters, newspaper clippings, articles and legal documents in the collection. In these records are correspondence, memoranda and articles on state and federal agricultural subsidy programs and restrictions. There also is the Wickes Corporation merger, documented through notes,...
Dates: 1906 - 1980

Michigan Future Farmers of America records

 Collection
Identifier: 00236
Scope and Contents

The Michigan Future Farmers of American records include American Farmer Degree applications, membership materials including rosters and applications, competition materials, Michigan FFA newsletters, meeting minutes, national convention proceedings, manuals, pamphlets and programs, photographs, leadership conference materials, state convention materials, audio and video cassettes of conventions.

Dates: 1929 - 2002

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Agriculture -- Michigan 12
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Agricultural exhibitions 2
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Agriculture, Cooperative 2
Commercial correspondence 2
Education -- Michigan 2
Farms -- Michigan 2
Frontier and pioneer life -- Michigan 2
General stores -- Michigan 2
Lansing (Mich.) 2
Legal instruments 2
Legislation -- Michigan 2
Michigan 2
Proceedings 2
Reports 2
Universities and colleges -- Faculty 2
Women in agriculture 2
Account books 1
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Agricultural laws and legislation -- Michigan 1
Agriculture -- Accounting 1
Agriculture -- Drama 1
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Alcohol -- Law and legislation -- Michigan 1
Allegan (Mich.) 1
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Berrien County (Mich.) 1
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Byron (Mich.) 1
Carlisle (Mich.) 1
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs) 1
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Cheboygan County (Mich.) 1
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Ingham County (Mich.) 1
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Land tenure 1
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Lectures 1
Legal correspondence 1
Legal forms 1
Lenawee County (Mich.) 1
Local taxation -- Michigan 1
Lumbering -- Michigan 1
Lumbering -- Wisconsin 1
Manchester (Mich.) 1
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Michigan Agricultural College 3
Michigan State University. Board of Trustees 2
Michigan State University. Cooperative Extension Service 2
Michigan State University. Department of Agricultural Economics 2
Bailey, L. H. (Liberty Hyde), 1858-1954 1
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Beal, W. J. (William James), 1833-1924 1
Breslin, Jacweir 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
Carleton, Will, 1845-1912 1
Chamberlain family (Henry Chamberlain, 1824-1907) 1
Chamberlain, Henry, 1824-1907 1
Chamberlain, Mellen, 1821-1900 1
Clute, O. (Oscar) 1
Dartmouth College 1
Farmers' Week (East Lansing, Mich.) 1
Federal Surplus Commodities Corporation 1
Friday, David, 1876-1945 1
Future Farmers of America. Michigan Association 1
Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada 1
Harvard University 1
Hill, Elton B. (Elton Brainard), 1894-1980 1
Jones, Sarah Van Hoosen 1
Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum 1
Michigan Agricultural College. Extension Division 1
Michigan Agricultural College. Students 1
Michigan Artificial Breeders Cooperative 1
Michigan DHIA 1
Michigan Farm Bureau 1
Michigan Master Farmers 1
Michigan State College 1
Michigan State College. Agricultural Experiment Station 1
Michigan State College. Student Grange 1
Michigan State College. Students. Societies, etc 1
Michigan State Grange 1
Michigan State University. Agricultural Experiment Station 1
Michigan State University. Broadcasting Services 1
Michigan State University. Class of 1882 1
Michigan State University. Class of 1904 1
Michigan State University. Department of Farm Management 1
Michigan State University. Faculty 1
Michigan State University. History 1
Michigan State University. Horticulture Department 1
Michigan Woman's Christian Temperance Union 1
Michigan. Department of Agriculture. State Bean Industry Committee 1
Michigan. Department of Public Instruction 1
Michigan. State Board of Agriculture 1
Mumford, Eben 1
National Grange 1
Olivet College 1
Rock Island Arsenal (Ill.) 1
Sigma Chi Fraternity 1
Smith family (George Anson Smith, 1825-1885) 1
Smith, Hazel Neu 1
Smith, Howard Remus, 1872- 1
Stockman, Dora Hall, 1872-1948 1
United States. Army. Quartermaster Corps 1
United States. Department of Agriculture 1
United States. Department of Agriculture. Dry Beans and Peas Advisory Committee 1
United States. Department of the Treasury 1
United States. Federal Farm Board 1
United States. Food Distribution Administration 1
United States. War Food Administration 1
Van Hoosen family (Sarah Van Hoosen Jones, 1892-1972) 1
Van Hoosen, Bertha, 1863-1952 1
Wheaton, Dean, 1940- 1
Wickes Corporation 1
Willits, Mr. (Edwin), 1830-1896 1
Winans, Edwin Baruch, 1826-1894 1
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