Roswell G. Carr Papers

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator -
Carr, Roswell G.
Roswell G. Carr papers
Date [inclusive]
0.1 Cubic feet , 1 Volume

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

Roswell G. Carr, from Fowlerville, Michigan, was a member of the Class of 1908 at Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University). He graduated with a B.S. in Agriculture, and was an Assistant State County Agent Leader while a student.

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Scope and Contents note

Carr’s scrapbook primarily depicts college life at M.A.C. from 1905 to 1908. Included are a copy of M.A.C. Dormitory Regulations, photographs, newspaper clippings, programs, posters, and tickets from various events such as the J-Hop, Union Literary Society activities, and athletic contests. Also included are a few items from his secondary school in Fowlerville, a brochure and postcard from the World's Fair in St. Louis in 1904, and tickets and programs from several fairs and livestock expositions.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections June 1980

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

Revision Description

  July 2005

Conditions Governing Access

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.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Louisiana Purchase Exposition. (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)
  • Michigan State University. Class of 1908.

Personal Name(s)

  • Carr, Roswell G.
  • Henderson, Chief


  • Agricultural exhibitions

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Collection Inventory


Scrapbook # 45 - M.A.C. Scrapbook 1892-1908 

Scrapbook # 45