Eugene L. Huddleston Papers

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator - Donor
Huddleston, Eugene L., 1931-
Eugene L. Huddleston papers
Date [bulk]
Bulk, 1982-1983
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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Biographical Note

Eugene L. Huddleston was born on January 29, 1931 in Ironton, Ohio. He earned a Ph.D. from Michigan State University in 1965. He taught in the Department of American Thought and Language until retirement in 1992. In addition to American Literature, Huddleston was interested in photography and railroads. Huddleston died April 22, 2011 in Okemos, Michigan.

(Source: Lansing State Journal obituary)

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Scope and Content

This collection contains a six-page account of a fall tour (October 15-17, 1982) of northern Michigan by Eugene Huddleston. Huddleston describes the railroad and equipment used for the tour, and various scenic areas visited during the trip. Also included is a draft of Huddleston's article "Moving Pere Marquette 1225 from East Lansing to Owosso" from February 22, 1983 and a photograph of a Pere Marquette Pacific train taken in 1948.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections April 2012

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)

  • Pere Marquette Railway.


  • Letters (correspondence)
  • Manuscripts
  • Photographs


  • Railroads -- Michigan
  • Tourism -- Michigan

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Account of a trip through Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula by Eugene Huddleston October 1982 

F.D. 1

"Moving Pere Marquette 1225 from East Lansing to Owosso" by Eugene Huddleston February 22, 1983 

F.D. 2

Pere Marquette Pacific Train photographs July 1948 

F.D. 3

Letter from Huddleston describing photograph January 28, 1982 

F.D. 3