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Henrik Joakim Stafseth papers

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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

Howard Linder papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-10.3.322
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of letters from Howard Linder to his wife while he was in the war, military insignia pins, patches, diaries, and photographs.

Dates: 1943-1945, 1952

James Henry Denison papers

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Identifier: UA-17.62
Scope and Contents The James Denison papers include materials that were accumulated throughout Denison’s life. Denison’s personal papers consist primarily of correspondence, diaries, and newspaper clippings about himself. Also included are articles, stories, and poems written by Denison. Among the articles are several drafts of a piece he wrote about Mackinac Island, Michigan. The bulk of the papers center around Denison’s professional career and in particular his career with the Michigan Office of...
Dates: 1925 - 1970

John A. King papers

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Identifier: UA-17.206
Scope and Contents The papers of John A. King contain correspondence, diaries, and typescripts of his diaries. One diary is from his freshman year at the University of Michigan (1939). The other diaries describe his experiences in World War II, his travels abroad, and King’s daily life in Michigan.The majority of the diaries contain information about King and his wife Joan’s life in Webberville and Okemos, Michigan. He writes about daily happenings and social activities that the two engaged in....
Dates: 1937 - 2013

Major Allison K. Thomas collection

 Collection
Identifier: 00222
Scope and Contents

The Allison K. Thomas collection contains photographs, correspondence, books, magazines, and articles. Thomas served in Vietnam with Ho Chi Minh and helped the fight against the Japanese. The materials include correspondence from Giap, articles about Thomas, Vietnam and Ho Chi Minh, photographs of Thomas in Vietnam, excerpts from Thomas, diaries, copy of Thomas' report on Deer Mission, and photographs of Thomas' return to Vietnam in the 1990s.

Dates: 1945-1997, 2001-2011, undated

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

Towar family collection (00129)

 Collection
Identifier: UA-10.3.418
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials from both Jennie and James Towar. The correspondence of Jennie Towar Woodard is addressed to various family members as well as correspondence from those family members. The bulk of this correspondence prior to the second World War came from her brother, James. The letters of the latter half of the collection are from nieces and nephews. In general, the letters are chatty and relate some of the social or economic condition of the times. One exception to this...
Dates: 1882 - 1956

Zee and Schober families papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-17.144.1
Scope and Content This collection consists of memorial books, correspondence, diaries, notebooks, school materials, scrapbooks, Elsie Zee’s teaching materials, family photographs, and genealogical papers. James Wilmer Zee and Elsie Schober Zee’s courtship love letters are also included. There are also post-World War II letters to Elsie Schober Zee and William (Wilhelm) Schober from family members in Germany and from former German P.O.W.s who worked for the Zees. The letters are in German. Many were translated...
Dates: 1908 - 1987

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American Veterinary Medical Association. National Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners 1
Baker, Rollin H. (Rollin Harold), 1916-2007 1
Coppin, John S., 1904-1986 (Portraitist) 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Denison, James Henry, 1907-1975 1
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Dewsbury, Donald A., 1939- 1
Federal Surplus Commodities Corporation 1
Giefel, Marjorie 1
Gilchrist, Maude 1
Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada 1
Hồ, Chí Minh, 1890-1969 1
Jones, Margaret Zee 1
King, John A. (John Arthur), 1921- 1
Michigan Agricultural College. Extension Division 1
Michigan State College 1
Michigan State Spartans (Football team) 1
Michigan State University. Class of 1937 1
Michigan State University. College of Veterinary Medicine 1
Michigan State University. Faculty 1
Michigan. Department of Agriculture. State Bean Industry Committee 1
Michigan. Office of Civilian Defense 1
Phi Kappa Phi. Michigan State University Chapter 1
Rose Bowl (Football game) (1954) (Pasadena, Calif.) 1
Rose Bowl (Football game) (1956 : Pasadena, Calif.) 1
Schober family 1
Soderbom, K. George 1
Stafseth, Henrik Ekroll 1
Stafseth, Henrik J. (Henrik Joakim), 1890- 1
Straight, Michael Whitney 1
Tournament of Roses 1
Towar family (Jennie Towar Woodard) 1
Towar, James D. 1
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration 1
United States. Army 1
United States. Army. Quartermaster Corps 1
United States. Army. Signal Corps 1
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Public Welfare. Subcommittee on Migratory Labor 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. Office of Strategic Services 1
United States. War Food Administration 1
University of Michigan 1
Võ, Nguyên Giáp, 1911-2013 1
Wickes Corporation 1
Zee family 1
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