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Chemistry -- Study and teaching

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Department of Chemistry records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-16.26
Scope and Contents The records of the Chemistry Department include correspondence, department files, subject files, information on chemistry buildings, material about Alpha Chi Sigma, and material from the American Chemical Society.Correspondence includes letterpress correspondence from Robert C. Kedzie and Frank Kedzie. They include correspondence relating to the department, analysis of materials, sugar beets, and letters sent out asking for information and addresses of alumni. The letterpress...
Dates: 1879 - 2010

Edward Banks papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.180
Scope and Contents The collection consists of photographs of Michigan State University, East Lansing and Lansing, Michigan. Six photographs taken between March to May 1932 show a chemistry classroom/lab and chemistry apparatus, some with and without students. Three photographs show downtown Lansing, including the State Capitol, a view of Michigan Avenue taken from the steps of the Capitol building, and a view of the R.E. Olds Building taken from the 12th floor. Two...
Dates: 1932 - 1932

Edward Everett Gallup papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.88
Scope and Content

This collection contains Edward Everett Gallup’s notes from a general chemistry course taught by Frank Kedzie. The notes cover a wide range of subjects such as batteries, chemical affinity, gasses, electrolysis, and elements. There are also notes on organic chemistry which include nomenclature and reactions, different sugars, and carbohydrates.

Dates: circa 1910

Elnora and Richard Leyes papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-10.3.310
Scope and Contents

The Elnora and Richard Leyes collection contains class notes and course material from Michigan State College (now Michigan State University), National Sales and Management Rally for Florists Lectures for 1951 and 1952, as well as a small amount of biographical information and history of the Janesville Floral Company. The class materials include horticulture, landscape architecture, as well as botany, chemistry, entomology, business accounting and other classes.

Dates: 1946-1952, undated

George R. Pray papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00082
Scope and Contents

This collection contains twenty-seven volumes of class notes from the school years of George R. Pray, a medical student at the University of Michigan Medical School, class of 1900. Included are one volume of class notes from grade eight in 1891, three volumes of class notes from Ann Arbor High School (1892-1893), and twenty-two volumes of class notes from the University of Michigan Medical School. Also included is one miscellaneous volume.

Dates: 1891 - 1908

Harry Earle Bone papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-10.3.315
Scope and Contents The Harry Bone scrapbook contains a student register that contains the names and addresses of various Michigan Agricultural College students from 1912 to 1914, presumably of students that knew Bone. The scrapbook includes photos of the Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Machine and Cement labs, foundry, forge, drawing classroom and Columbian Society rooms.. There is also group portraits of mechanical engineering faculty, drawing department faculty, the Board of Control. In addition, there...
Dates: 1911 - 1914

John F. Brower papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.174
Scope and Contents

The John F. Brower papers consist of materials from his time as a student at Michigan State University including notes, class exercises, exams, textbooks, and experiments. Also included are materials from his military science classes as well as his military service.

Dates: 1931 - 1956

Peter H. Felker papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.44
Scope and Contents The papers of Peter Felker consist of three diaries for 1868, 1869, and 1870, in which he details his life as a student at Michigan Agricultural College. The diaries include descriptions of course work, work done for the college, and leisure activities. He also describes travel and work in Jackson, Michigan. Also included is a receipt for his board, and labor at the college. It shows how much he owed for his board and washing and how much he was credited for the work he did at the...
Dates: 1868 - 1870