Phyllis Glidden Rodenhouse Papers

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Rodenhouse, Phyllis Glidden
Phyllis Glidden Rodenhouse papers
circa 1944-1945, 1998
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

Phyllis Glidden Rodenhouse graduated from Michigan State University in 1943 with a degree in Liberal Arts. Rodenhouse’s grandfather, Asa C. Glidden, was a member of the State Board of Agriculture from 1889-1895.

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Scope and Contents note

The collection consists of photocopies of papers relating to Rodenhouse's time as a Pratt and Whitney Aircraft Fellow-Engineering Aide in Hartford, Connecticut. Included in the papers are excerpt from newsletters relating to the Fellows from Michigan State University, photographs from newspapers, a diagram of an engine, a group photograph of unidentified people, two pages of chronological reminisces with a brief mention of the Hartford, Connecticut Circus Fire of 1944, program for the 20th anniversary of Pratt and Whitney Aircraft, and a page requesting reminisces for one of Rodenhouse's fellow Aides.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections July 2003

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

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)

  • Michigan Agricultural College.
  • Michigan State University. Class of 1943.
  • Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Company.


  • Engineering
  • Women engineering students

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Papers circa 1944 - 1945, 1998 

F.D. 1