Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
#888B: Farmer's Week 1975 Farmer's Week 1976 Farmer's Week. Steam Engine 1976 Farmer's Week. Distinguished Ag. Awards 1976 Michigan Farm Expo 1977 , 1975 - 1977
The Alton Wheaton papers contain primarily financial records and other forms of inventory that Wheaton took while working on his farm. There is also a small section on some of Wheaton’s community activities, some photographs of said activities, and two books on the Wheaton family genealogy. There are also a number of folders containing deeds and titles to various pieces of land Wheaton owned. There are also catalogs, plans, newsletters and brochures on farm topics.
The papers of Arthur W. Farrall consist of correspondence, class materials, research materials and lectures, and have been arranged chronologically. Farrall's contribution and work with the American Society of Agricultural Engineers closes out the papers as it is the common thread that ties together the entire collection, and all of Farrall's work.
This collection contains four copy prints made from tintypes. The photographs are of Henry Cadwell of Lansing, Michigan. According to the back of one portrait, Cadwell was a moving contractor, gravel pit owner, operator of Lansing Water Sprinkler, a farmer, and a stove wood and lumber supplier.