George W. Lindsley Papers

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Lindsley, George W.
George W. Lindsley papers
Date [inclusive]
0.1 Cubic feet

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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George W. Lindsley graduated from Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University) in 1909 with a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture. In 1911, he worked as a Market Gardener in Harbor Springs, Michigan. As of 1931, he was a Fruit Grower in Harbor Springs, Michigan.

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Scope and Content

The George W. Lindsley papers contains materials from his time at Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University). There are commencement programs from 1909 and 1913 and event programs for the Oratorical Society, the Chorus' production of Elijah, a Thanksgiving event, a production titled  Idler's put on in the Women's Building, and the Alumni Banquet in 1913. There is a photograph of the college woods and three postcards of buildings on campus as well as class registration receipts from 1908.

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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

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status

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. Oratorical Association.
  • Michigan Agricultural College.


  • Photographs
  • Postcards
  • Programs (Publications)


  • College students -- Michigan -- East Lansing

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Commencement Programs 1909,1913 

F.D. 1

Event Programs 1905-1913 

F.D. 2

Photograph and Postcards 1910 and undated 

F.D. 3

Registration Receipts 1908 

F.D. 4