Military Band Records

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Michigan State College. Military Band.
Military Band records
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

The band was started around 1875 and then became part of the military department when it formed in 1884. It then became know as the cadet band. The military band played at military functions football games, social events, and gave concerts. The band later became the marching band that exists today.

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Scope and Content

The records of the Military Band consist of two concert programs, a Sacred concert (1915) and a Community Concert (1917).

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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

Legal Status note

Copyright: Michigan State University Property Rights: Michigan State University

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

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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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials note

See also: UA 16.86 for Music Department Records and UA 16.86.2 Marching Band Records.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Michigan Agricultural College. Military Band.
  • Michigan State University. Dept. of Military Science. -- Chronological subdivision--1915-1917.;
  • Michigan State University. -- General subdivision--Students;

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Collection Inventory

Programs 1915, 1917 

    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 1

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