Eastern Michigan University Negative collection
016.EMUN

Summary Information

Repository
Eastern Michigan University Archives
Title
Eastern Michigan University Negative collection
ID
016.EMUN
Date [inclusive]
1949-1959
Extent
0.8 Linear feet 2 negative boxes
Language
English
Abstract
The Eastern Michigan University Negative collection documents the activities, happenings, and events on campus while the school transitioned from Michigan State Normal College to Eastern Michigan College, and finally to Eastern Michigan University. The collection contains three series:  Campus Life,  Classroom Instruction, and  University Buildings. The collection is arranged alphabetically. Records date from 1949-1959.

Preferred Citation note

Please cite materials from the University Archives in the following manner: Item. Collection Title. Eastern Michigan University Archives.

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Scope and Contents note

The Eastern Michigan University Negative collection is arranged in three series: Campus Life, Classroom Instruction, and University Buildings. The  Campus Life series includes athletics, Aurora staff, band and theater, banquets and teas, bowling alley, class games, field services, freshman events, graduation, high school music, homecoming, Normal News, poetry recital, registration, ROTC Field Events, school dance, staff, faculty and alumni, student government, and theater, concerts and performances. The  Classroom Instruction series includes art gallery, printing & art duplication, audio visual, business education, human skeleton, industrial arts, music department, and workshop at Willow Run Junior High. The third series,  University Buildings contains arts building, campus shots, dedications and groundbreakings, greenhouse and Hover Building, Health Center, housing, Ford Hall, Lincoln School, McKenny Union, open houses, Pease Auditorium, Pierce Hall, Rackham, Roosevelt School, science building, Starkweather Hall, and Welch Hall. The collection is arranged alphabetically. Records date from 1949-1959.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Eastern Michigan University Archives 2014 March 18

Halle Library, Room 310
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197
734-487-0020

Conditions Governing Access note

Researchers are asked to request materials 24 hours prior to visiting the the University Archives.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Buildings
  • College campuses
  • Eastern Michigan College
  • Eastern Michigan University
  • Michigan State Normal College
  • Photography--Negatives.

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Collection Inventory

Campus Life 

Box Folder

Athletics 

1 10

Aurora Staff 1954-1955 

1 4

Band and Theatre 1954-1955 

1 6

Banquets and Teas 1952-1955 

2 3

Bowling Alley 1952 

2 4

Class Games 1955-1956 

2 7

Field Services 1955 

1 11

Freshman Events 1953 

2 9

General 1954-1957 

1 8

Graduation 1952-1957 

2 10

High School Music 1954 

1 9

Homecoming 1953-1957 

2 11

Normal News 1954-1955 

1 5

Poetry Recital 1954 

2 12

Registration 1953-1958 

2 13

ROTC Field Events 1954-1955 


    Box Folder
Graphic materials (32307024757495)   1 12
    Box Folder
Graphic materials (32307024653108)   2 14

Box Folder

School Dances 1952-1956 

2 15

Staff, Faculty and Alumni 1954-1959 

1 3

Student Government 1952-1955 

2 16

Theater, Concerts and Performances 1952-1957 

2 17

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Classroom Instruction 

Box Folder

Arts Building-Art Gallery 1954 

1 16

Arts Building-Printing, Art Duplication, Pottery 1955-1957 

1 17

Audio Visual 1954-1957 


    Box Folder
Graphic materials (32307024653108)   2 2
    Box Folder
Graphic materials (32307024757495)   1 14

Box Folder

Business Education 1956 

1 18

Classroom Instruction 1952-1959 

2 8

Human Skeleton 

1 1

Industrial Arts 1954-1957 


    Box Folder
Graphic materials (32307024757495)   1 2
    Box Folder
Graphic materials (32307024757495)   1 15

Box Folder

Music Department 1957-1958 

1 25

Workshop at Willow Run Junior High 1954 

1 7

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University Buildings 

Box Folder

Arts Building Exterior 1953-1954 

1 13

Campus Shots 1952-1957 

2 1

Dedications and Groudbreakings 1955-1958 

2 5

Field House and Gym 1952-1957 

1 19

Greenhouse and Hover Building 1954-1957 

1 20

Health Center 

1 21

Housing and Other Campus Buildings 1951-1956 

1 33

Library (Ford Hall) 1954-1957 

1 22

Lincoln School 1953-1956 

1 23

McKenny Union 1950 

1 24

Open Houses 1952-1955 

2 6

Pease Auditorium 1952-1959 

1 26

Pierce Hall 1949-1954 

1 27

Rackham Building 1955-1958 

1 28

Roosevelt School 1953-1955 

1 29

Science Building 1952-1954 

1 30

Starkweather Hall 1958-1959 

1 31

Welch Hall 1954-1957 

1 32

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