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Clark Paris papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.101
Scope and Content This collection contains a letter from H. R. Hunt of the Michigan State University Zoology department, an Michigan State College School of Science and Arts newsletter from 1953, and reprints of papers relating to horticulture and nutrition.
Dates: 1945 - 1962

Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-16.6
Scope and Contents The records consist of project summaries, newsletters, extension handouts, safety photo contest, safety posters, and National Dairy Engineering Conference proceedings. Also included is a 1948 dedication program for the agriculture engineering building and “From the Ground Up 75 Years of Progress in the Agricultural Engineering Department 1906-1981.” Also included are photographs of shop classes in the department. There are images of students in the classroom as well as in workshops testing...
Dates: 1907 - 2014

Department of Forestry records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-16.51
Scope and Contents The records of the Forestry Department consist of research papers, correspondence, pamphlets, and field reports from various counties in Michigan. Also included is a folder of correspondence from C.O. Willets with the Agriculture Research Service, history of the Conservation Nursery at MSU, and materials about maple syrup production including reports, and correspondence. Other notable topics include Michigan Agricultural Experiment Station and Xi Sigma Pi, the forestry honor society. Also...
Dates: 1920 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1930 - 2010

Department of Mechanical Engineering records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-16.78
Scope and Contents The records consist of a description of Mechanical Engineering courses and department for 1893 to 1894, a photocopy of an exam from 1895, and “Study and Practice Manual for Machinery and Instruments” by Jesse Campbell and Harold Eaton, 1949. Also included are Alumni newsletters for 2005 to 2009 and issues of the M.E. Bulletin.
Dates: 1886 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1896 - 2012

Department of Physics and Astronomy records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-16.95
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records including blueprints of the Old Chemistry Building (Old Chemistry Laboratory), correspondence regarding a physics textbook, experiments, graduate opportunities, a laboratory manual, materials tests, a proposal to the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, and telescope advertisements from the late nineteenth century.
Dates: 1890 - 2012

Herman M. Slatis papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.105
Scope and Contents The Herman M. Slatis papers contain correspondence written by Slatis to various people during his time at Michigan State University. The majority of the letters are to Alexander Sokoloff about his work with the Tribolium confusum, or confused floor beetle. Sokoloff was a faculty member at the Department of Genetics at the University of California in Berkeley, California. The letters include notes on his work with the beetles and also include personal correspondence between the two men.
Dates: 1963 - 1972

Jethro O. Veatch collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.47
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a 1953 published work by Veatch, soil survey maps, a reprint of a soil profiles paper, list of Ginseng growers (1905), and Michigan Ginseng Growers convention proceedings (1905). The book contains sections on physical divisions, types of soil, types of vegetation, land types, land use, and possibilities for agricultural production and includes a foldout Michigan Soil Association map. Many of the soil survey maps were produced by or with assistance of Veatch.
Dates: 1905 - 1953