1907 Semi-Centennial Records
UA.13.3.2

Summary Information

Repository
Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator
Michigan State University. Anniversaries, etc..
Creator
Michigan State University.
Creator
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Title
1907 Semi-Centennial records
ID
UA.13.3.2
Date [inclusive]
1906-1908
Extent
0.66 Cubic feet
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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Historical Note

This collection represents materials of the organization and presentation of celebrations commemorating the Semi-Centennial Anniversary of the Michigan Agricultural College (1857-1907) held May 29-31, 1907.

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Scope and Contents note

Materials in this collection consist of correspondence, replies to invitations, cards of delegates who attended, programs and miscellaneous papers pertaining to specific events, various newspapers (primarily Michigan) from early 1907, and a certificate of congratulation (1907).

The materials are organized into six series: 1. Correspondence; 2. Replies to invitations; 3. Cards of Delegates; 4. Programs; 5. Newspapers; 6. Certificates. The correspondence and programs are arranged chronologically, and the replies to invitations, cards of delegates and newspapers are arranged alphabetically. Newspapers are arranged alphabetically by title. The collection also contains postcards and photographs.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections March 1982

Revision Description

  July 2000

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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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials

See also: Berg, Herbert A. Coll. MSU. Semi-Centennial, 1907 Olds, Ransom E. Coll. MSU. Semi-Centennial, 1907

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

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

Geographic Name(s)

  • Michigan

Personal Name(s)

  • Kuhn, Madison

Subject(s)

  • College students
  • Commencement ceremonies -- Michigan -- East Lansing
  • Universities and colleges -- Alumni and alumnae
  • Universities and colleges -- Faculty

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Collection Inventory

Correspondence 

Box Folder

 1906 

845H 1

 January 1907 

845H 2

 February 1-10, 1907 

845H 3

 February 11-20, 1907 

845H 4

 February 21-28, 1907 

845H 5

 March 1-7, 1907 

845H 6

 March 8-14, 1907 

845H 7

 March 15-22, 1907 

845H 8

 March 23-31, 1907 

845H 9

 April 1-7, 1907 

845H 10

 April 8-14, 1907 

845H 11

 April 15-22, 1907 

845H 12

 April 23-30, 1907 

845H 13

 May 1-7, 1907 

845H 14

 May 8-14, 1907 

845H 15

 May 15-22, 1907 

845H 16

 May 23-31, 1907 

845H 17

 June 1907 

845H 18

 September 1907 

845H 19

 October 1907 

845H 20

 undated 

845H 21

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Replies to Invitations 1907 

Box Folder

845H 22

845H 23

845H 24

845H 25

845H 26

845H 27

845H 28

845H 29

845H 30

845H 31

845H 32

845H 33

845H 34

845H 35

845H 36

845H 37

845H 38

845H 39

845H 40

845H 41

845H 42

845H 43

845H 44

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Cards of Delegates 1907 

Box Folder

846H 1

846H 2

846H 3

846H 4

846H 5

846H 6

846H 7

846H 8

846H 9

846H 10

846H 11

846H 12

846H 13

846H 14

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Programs 

Box Folder

"The College and the State" May 29, 1907 

846H 15

"The Builders of the College" May 29, 1907 

846H 16

Program for Oratorio "Elijah" May 29, 1907 

846H 17

"Alumni Day" May 30, 1907 

846H 18

"Jubilee Day" May 31, 1907 

846H 19

Program of Events May 31, 1907 

846H 20

Alumni Luncheon 1907 

846H 21

General Semi-Centennial Programs May 29-31, 1907 

846H 22

Invitations to Guests 1907 

846H 23

Invitation to Robert James Baldwin, et. al. 1907 

846H 24

Information Sheet on Lodging for Delegates 1907 

846H 25

"Circular of Information" for Semi-Centennial 1907 

846H 26

Souvenir Guides to College 1907 

846H 27

Miscellaneous Information Cards and Materials 1907 

846H 27a

List of Delegates and Distinguished Guests 1907 

846H 28

List of Honorary Degrees Granted 1907 

846H 29

Committee Reports on Planning of Semi-Centennial 1907 

846H 30

Plan of Events 1907 

846H 31

Menus 1907 

846H 32

Tickets to Various Activities May 29-31, 1907 

846H 33

MAC Songs for Semi-Centennial 1970 

846H 34

"Anniversary Greetings to the MAC" from Ohio State University 1907 

846H 35

Congratulations to MSC from American Institute of Electrical Engineers May 31, 1907 

846H 36

MSC Semi-Centennial Calendar 1970 

846H 37

Presidents Snyder/Roosevelt Postcard 1907 

846H 38

Report of Disciplinary Committee on Band Members 1907 

846H 39

Contract with U of Chicago Press to publish volume on Semi-Centennial January 10, 1908 

846H 40

Newspaper Clippings 1907 

846H 41

MAC Directory 1905 

846H 42

Commencement Exercises Invitation 

846H 43

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Newspapers 

Drawer
10

Detroit Free Press May 30, 1907 

Detroit Free Press May 31, 1907 

Detroit Free Press June 2, 1907 

Detroit Journal May 29, 1907 

Detroit Journal May 30, 1907 

Detroit Journal May 31, 1907 

Detroit Journal June 1, 1907 

Detroit News May 29, 1907 

Detroit News May 30, 1907 

Detroit News May 31, 1907 

Detroit News June 1, 1907 

Grand Rapids Evening Press May 29, 1907 

Grand Rapids Evening Press May 30, 1907 

Grand Rapids Evening Press June 1, 1907 

Grand Rapids Evening Press June 1, 1907 

Grand Rapids Herald May 30, 1907 

Grand Rapids Herald May 31, 1907 

Grand Rapids Herald June 1, 1907 

Lansing Journal May 29, 1907 

Lansing Journal May 31, 1907 

Lansing Journal June 1, 1907 

MAC Record June 4, 1907 

Michigan Farmer June 8, 1907 

New York Tribune Farmer June 6, 1907 

State Republican May 29, 1907 

State Republican May 31, 1907 

State Republican 

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Certificates 

Drawer

Certificates of Congratulations 1907 

10

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Photographs 

Drawer

MSU. Special Events. Semi-Centennial (3 folders) 1907 

MSU Photos
Box

MSU. Special Events. Semi-Centennial (oversize photos) 1907 

4
Drawer

MSU. Special Events. Semi-Centennial (oversize photos) 1907 

54

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Postcards 

Drawer

MSU. Special Events. Semi-Centennial 1907 

Postcards

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