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College campuses -- Michigan -- East Lansing

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 210 Collections and/or Records:

MSU Tape #2, 1983-07-25

 Item — Unknown_item UA-V001100
Series Description From the Record Group: News Releases SeriesThe news releases contain information on students, graduations and honors lists for hometown newspapers; faculty biographies, awards, speeches, papers and publications; the official policies of the University; and campus non-athletic activities and events. One event that has a large number of news releases is the MSU Centennial, which took place in 1955. There are gaps in the series during the period 1956 to June 1965. There are...
Dates: 1983-07-25

Neal McLain slides

Identifier: UA-28.23
Content Description

The collection consists of seven slides of campus take by Neal McLain during a visit to Michigan State University in 1959. The slides show Beaumont Tower, Red Cedar River, two images of Kellogg Center, tulips by a pathway light at night, an unidentified building, and a bridge pathway with the stadium in the distance.

Dates: 1959

Norman O. Weil collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.133
Scope and Contents

This scrapbook was complied by Norman O. Weil of Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University), Class of 1917. The scrapbook contains student autographs, photographs, newspaper clippings, and bulletins which depict scenes and student life at M.A.C. from 1911 to 1917.

Dates: 1917

Oliver Dales collection

Identifier: UA-10.3.298
Scope and Contents The Oliver Dales collection consists of glass plate negatives. The negatives include images of Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University) circa 1899. Images include athletics, military science, campus grounds, unidentified people, class rivalry activities, and dormitory scenes. There are also images of buildings including Linton Hall as the library, interior shot of Williams Hall, interior of a greenhouse, machine shop, and possibly faculty row. In addition there are...
Dates: circa 1900-1903

On Campus, 1961 - 1962

 Item — Reel 825
Scope and Contents Written and directed by F.L. McConkey and narrated by Ken Beachler, this film highlights events and changes that took place at Michigan State University during the 1961-62 academic year. The jazzy soundtrack was composed by Dr. Maurice Crane, Ron English, and Danny Spencer.Topics include cyclotron laboratory director Henry Blosser speaking about MSU's cyclotron; jazz musician Stan Kenton visiting the campus to discuss music and conservatories; sports highlights; construction of...
Dates: 1961 - 1962

Once in a Lifetime, 1977 - 1978

 Item — Reel 101
Scope and Contents

This film from the 1977-1978 academic year at Michigan State University includes voice-overs of students talking about their experiences on campus. Highlights include student enrollment, the city of East Lansing, the library, Student Services (including the Office of Programs for Handicapper Students, State News, and Placement Services), men's and women's athletics, the Cyclotron, and graduation.

Dates: 1977 - 1978

Onn Mann Liang papers

Identifier: UA-10.3.295
Scope and Content The Onn Mann Liang collection contains a scrapbook, photographs, 1926 Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) diploma, travel and work documents, and Chinese permits. The scrapbook contains photographs of MSC campus scenes, friends, and scenes. They also reflect his interest in bridges, engineering and architecture and include scenes from Chicago and Buffalo, New York. The photographs include graduation, family photos, and wedding photographs. There are also photographs of...
Dates: circa 1922-1971, 2013

Open House #2, 1985-04-19

 Item — Box 10A for Accession UA.06368, Cassette: UA-V000298
Identifier: MSU-8502

Phil Frank collection

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.480
Content Description

The collection consists of a cartoon of campus titled "M.S.U. Expansion Program" by Phil Frank, April 7, 1965. It shows a caricature of campus buildings and places. It appears to be an original drawing in a mat.

Dates: April 7, 1965

Postmark East Lansing, circa 1950

 Item — Reel 2163
Scope and Contents

This film was done in the format of a letter home from an MSC student to a younger brother, describing the college and its student body, c. 1950. It features speeches by President John A. Hannah, and shows campus buildings, including Old Wells Hall, Fairchild Auditorium, Shaw Hall, and Quonset huts (used as married housing at the time).

Dates: circa 1950