Bartlett Augustus Nevins Papers

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator -
Nevins, Bartlett Augustus, 1854-1935
Bartlett Augustus Nevins papers
1875, 1878
0.1 Cubic feet , 1 folder

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".

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Biographical Note

Bartlett Nevins earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan Agricultural College. After graduation he moved to Otsego, Michigan, were he worked successively as a school principal, a manufacturer, and a postmaster. He married Helen Long, daughter of a pioneer family from Pennsylvania. Nevins, a Republican, served as a state representative from Allegan County for two terms (1899-1900, 1901-1902), and in a number of elective offices in Allegan County.

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Scope and Contents note

Papers of Bartlett A. Nevins consist of an autograph book (1875) signed by faculty members, Nevin's classmates, and members of his fraternity, Delta Tau Delta, a Michigan Agricultural College commencement program from 1878, and a short biography of Nevins by his daughter.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824

Revision Description

  February 2006


Collection is open for research.

Legal Status note

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.

Custodial History

Gift of Mrs. Josephine Nevins Keal.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Delta Tau Delta Fraternity. Iota Chapter (Michigan State University).
  • Michigan State University. Class of 1900.
  • Michigan State University. -- General subdivision--Alumni; Chronological subdivision--1875.;

Personal Name(s)

  • Nevins, Bartlett Augustus, 1854-1935

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General Note

For a biographical sketch, see MICHIGAN MANUAL, 1901. p.642.

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Autograph book, Commencement program, Biography 1875, 1878 

F.D. 1