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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Campus Bus Route Schedule (MSU) UA 5.13

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Serial-00189
Dates: 1974-1977, 1990, 1997-1998

Center Letter (MSU) UA 3.3.6

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Serial-00193
Dates: 1958 - 1961

Charles (Brig) logbook

Identifier: c-00089
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a logbook for the brig Charles of Boston, kept from May 5-July 7, 1828. The logbook records the ship's movement, weather conditions, and sighting of other ships.

Dates: 1828

Chicago and West Michigan Railway Company records

Identifier: c-00402
Scope and Contents

The collection contains letterpress books containing correspondence concerning business and legal transactions of the Chicago and West Michigan Railroad Company.

The first volume contains copies of letters written between January 15 and May 16, 1885. At that time, J. B. Mulliken was general manager of the railroad. The second volume contains copies of correspondence written from April 27 to August 27, 1896. Charles H. Heald was the railroad's general manager at the time.

Dates: 1885 - 1896

Donald Hayworth papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.216
Scope and Contents The Donald Hayworth papers consist of political campaign material, photographs, scrapbooks, and personal certificates of Hayworth’s career. Also, the collection contains a scrapbook of a lecture tour of Louise Morley, “Role of British Youth and Women in World War II”. Also include are film of Report from Washington in which Congressman Donald Hayworth, U.S. Representative for the 6th Congressional District of Michigan, reports to his constituents on matters of special concern to his...
Dates: 1943 - 1958

H. J. Karn collection

Identifier: c-00184
Scope and Contents

This collection contains notes made by Bill Taylor from a 1964 interview with H. J. Karn, in which Karn discusses his working experience in the Lansing plant of the REO Motor Car Company during the years 1906-1916. Also included is a REO Company brochure describing a 1910 record-breaking transcontinental trip from New York to San Francisco in a REO car. The collection includes a photograph of the REO bus that traveled across the country in 1920.

Dates: 1910 - 1964

John M. Gram papers

Identifier: c-00585
Scope and Contents The John M. Gram papers contain one copy of the typescript, “Historical Development of the Grand River Road, East Lansing, Michigan.” Grand River Road was originally formed from Indian trails. The first roads were made in the corduroy fashion; commonly built by beds of branches covered with soil. The next roads were plank roads; with the Howell Plank Road Company constructing the plank road to the Capitol in 1850-1853. After the failure of plank roads, gravel was placed down as a road in...
Dates: 1996

Marketing and Transportation Paper UA 16.76

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Serial-00445
Dates: 1958 - 1966

Merton J. Whitman papers

Identifier: c-00398
Scope and Contents The papers consist of Whitman's memoirs and records of the Modern Woodmen of America. Whitman's memoirs, written in 1946-1949, deal chiefly with his younger years during the 1880s and 1890s in Ogemaw and Arenac Counties, Michigan. He describes farm life and farming techniques, lumbering and transportation facilities, and the geography of the area. His chief topic is a history of the Delano Settlement in Whitney Township, Arenac County, Michigan.The records of Delano...
Dates: 1900 - 1949