Robert Short Papers

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Short, Robert
Robert Short papers
Date [inclusive]
0.25 Cubic feet , 12 folders

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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Robert Short attended Michigan State University from 1939-1942 and did not appear to graduate. He was involved in Men's Council, Religious Council, and was a member of Elsworth Cooperative House.

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Scope and Contents note

The Robert Short papers contain an Interfaith Council Constitution, enrollment and schedule cards, as well as Men's Council materials including a constitution, meeting minutes, and member list. Also included are postcard announcements for a Block and Bridle steak roast and a Agriculture Division meeting. Other materials include sociology and rural life course materials, Spartan "Y" Cabinet materials, and an English test. The Student Council materials include a constitution, survey for the project on the control of student activities, and classification of organizations. There are also Elsworth Student Cooperative materials including Bylaws, rules, balance sheet, and budget.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections September 2008

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)

  • Interfaith Council.
  • Michigan State University. Men's Council.
  • Michigan State University. -- General subdivision--Students;

Personal Name(s)

  • Ligibel, Theodore


  • Agriculture -- Study and teaching

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Agriculture Economics course amterials 1939 - 1940, Undated 

F.D. 1

Elsworth Student Cooperative 1941, undated 

F.D. 2

English Test 1935 

F.D. 3

Enrollment and Schedule Cards 1942, Undated 

F.D. 4

The Intercollegian magazine 1941 

F.D. 5

Interfaith Council constitution Undated 

F.D. 6

Men's Council constitution, meeting minutes, and member list 1940, 1941, undated 

F.D. 7

National Student Federation of America delegates 1940 

F.D. 8

Postcards activity announcements 1940 

F.D. 9

Sociology and Rural Life course materials 1936, 1942, Undated 

F.D. 10

Spartan "Y" Cabinet Undated 

F.D. 11

Student Council 1940, 1941, Undated 

F.D. 12