Lena Horn and Dorothy L. Barr Collection
00247

Summary Information

Repository
Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator
Barr, Dorothy L.
Creator
Horn, Lena
Title
Lena Horn and Dorothy L. Barr collection
ID
00247
Date [inclusive]
1907-1983
Extent
1.0 Cubic feet 2 boxes
Language
English

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: "Item title, Collection title, Collection Identifier, Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections, East Lansing, Michigan."

Return to Table of Contents »


Biographical Note

Lena L. Yeiter was born on July 17, 1897, in Lowell, Michigan, to Samuel Solomon Yeiter and Caroline M. Reuter. Lena married Carl M. Horn (born on April 6, 1897, in Traverse City, Michigan, to Charles H. Horn and Hila M. Meads, and died in January 1985 in Lansing, Michigan) on July 21, 1921, in Lowell, Michigan. Lena Horn died on March 9, 1972, in St. Petersburg, Florida. Lena and Carl Horn had two children, one of whom was Dorothy L. Barr. Dorothy was part of Michigan State College's (now Michigan State University) class of 1944. She married William R. Barr (born on May 24, 1920, in Grand Haven, Michigan, and died on July 22, 2006, in East Lansing, Michigan). Dorothy and William had three children. Dorothy was living in East Lansing, Michigan, during the early 1990s.

First the Michigan Agricultural College Woman's Club from organization until 1922 and then the East Lansing Woman's Club. The East Lansing Woman's Club Historical Manuscript can be found in c.00438. The club was first organized in May 1903 and federated in May 1904 at the state level, in April 1919 at the county level, and in March 1922 at the general level. The club's motto was: "As you learn, teach; as you get, give; as you receive, distribute."

Return to Table of Contents »


Scope and Content

This collection contains yearbooks from the Michigan Agricultural College Woman's Club, which was organized in 1903 and federated in 1904. These yearbooks date from 1907 until 1922, when the organization changed its name to the East Lansing Woman's Club. The yearbooks continue from 1922 until 1983. Each yearbook details the members, the officers, and the activities of each club meeting for the year. Later yearbooks also include past presidents and budgetary information.

Return to Table of Contents »


Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections January 2015

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824
517-355-2330
archives@msu.edu

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Return to Table of Contents »


Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • East Lansing Woman's Club.
  • Michigan Agricultural College. Woman's Club.

Genre(s)

  • Yearbooks

Geographic Name(s)

  • East Lansing (Mich.)

Subject(s)

  • Women -- Societies and clubs

Return to Table of Contents »


Collection Inventory

Michigan Agricultural College Woman’s Club yearbooks 

Box Folder

 1907-1908 

1 1

 1908-1909 

1 2

 1910-1911 

1 3

 1911-1912 

1 4

 1912-1913 

1 5

 1913-1914 

1 6

 1914-1915 

1 7

 1915-1916 

1 8

 1916-1917 

1 8

 1920-1921 

1 9

 1921-1922 

1 9

East Lansing Woman’s Club yearbooks 

Box Folder

 1922-1923 

1 10

 1923-1924 

1 10

 1924-1925 

1 11

 1926-1927 

1 11

 1927-1928 

1 12

 1928-1929 

1 12

 1929-1930 

1 13

 1930-1931 

1 13

 1931-1932 

1 14

 1932-1933 

1 15

 1933-1934 

1 15

 1934-1935 

1 15

 1935-1936 

1 16

 1936-1937 

1 16

 1937-1938 

1 16

 1938-1939 

1 17

 1939-1940 

1 17

 1940-1941 

1 17

 1941-1942 

1 18

 1942-1943 

1 18

 1943-1944 

1 18

 1944-1945 

1 19

 1945-1946 

1 19

 1946-1947 

1 19

 1947-1948 

2 1

 1949-1950 

2 1

 1950-1951 

2 1

 1951-1952 

2 2

 1952-1953 

2 2

 1953-1954 

2 2

 1954-1955 

2 3

 1955-1956 

2 3

 1956-1957 

2 3

 1957-1958 

2 4

 1958-1959 

2 4

 1959-1960 

2 4

 1960-1961 

2 5

 1961-1962 

2 5

 1962-1963 

2 5

 1963-1964 

2 6

 1964-1965 

2 6

 1965-1966 

2 6

 1966-1967 

2 7

 1967-1968 

2 7

 1968-1969 

2 7

 1969-1970 

2 8

 1970-1971 

2 8

 1971-1972 

2 8

 1972-1973 

2 9

 1973-1974 

2 9

 1974-1975 

2 9

 1975-1976 

2 9

 1976-1977 

2 10

 1977-1978 

2 10

 1978-1979 

2 10

 1979-1980 

2 11

 1980-1981 

2 11

 1982-1983 

2 11