Campus Capsules Publication Records

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Campus Capsules Publication records
Date [bulk]
Bulk, 1952-1955
Date [inclusive]
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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Historical Note

Campus Capsules began in March 1950 as a newsletter to parents, and was published once a term. It was financed by the four classes at Michigan State College. The men's journalism fraternity, Sigma Delta, Chi, undertook responsibility for writing, editing, and publishing.

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Scope and Content

The collection consists of seven issues of Campus Capsules. The newsletter gives information about the activities of each class, campus events such as the finishing of the carillon, WKAR-TV’s first telecast, the 1953 Rose Bowl, and the name change from Michigan State College to Michigan State University of Agriculture and Applied Science. The issues also include information about the athletic teams.

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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)

  • Michigan State University. -- General subdivision--Buildings.;


  • Student newspapers and periodicals -- Michigan -- East Lansing

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Collection Inventory

Campus Capsules 1950, 1952-1955 

    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 1

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