Lenore Nixon Johnson Collection
UA.10.3.212

Summary Information

Repository
Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator
Johnson, Lenore Nixon
Title
Lenore Nixon Johnson collection
ID
UA.10.3.212
Date [bulk]
Bulk, 1909-1910
Date [inclusive]
1909-1913
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet , 2 folders
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."

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Biographical Note

Lenore Nixon Johnson graduated from Michigan Agricultural College in 1914. She was from Bellaire, Michigan. She majored in Home Economics and was a member of the Sororian Literary Society, Omicron Nu (home economics sorority), MAC choir, and was President of the Girls Glee Club in 1913. She married R. C. Johnson.

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Scope and Contents note

The collection consists of photographs and postcards. The photographs are of the 1913 winter term Union Literary Society party and an image of three women holding decorations for a party possibly in association with the Sororian Literary Society.

The postcards consist of Michigan State University buildings including the Poultry Plant, Armory, Wells Hall #2 decorated with banners and an unlit bonfire in the front, Women's Building, an aerial view of campus, and a drawing of the willows in winter. In addition, there is a postcard of a drawing of East Side Park in Lansing. Some of the postcards contain correspondence which give information about her college life.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections December 2005

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 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 State University. Class of 1914.
  • Michigan State University. -- General subdivision--Women's Building.;
  • Michigan State University. Union Literary Society. -- Form subdivision--photograph.;

Genre(s)

  • Photographs
  • Postcards

Geographic Name(s)

  • East Side Park (Lansing, Mich.)

Personal Name(s)

  • Johnson, William N.

Subject(s)

  • College buildings -- Michigan -- East Lansing

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Collection Inventory

Drawer

Photographs 

Photographs

Postcards 

Postcards