Frederick Blackmar Mumford Papers
LG.6

Summary Information

Repository
Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator
Association of Land-Grant Colleges and Universities.
Creator -
Mumford, F. B., (Frederick Blackmar), 1868-1947
Title
Frederick Blackmar Mumford papers
ID
LG.6
Date [inclusive]
1938-1942
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet , 1 reel
Language
English

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Biographical/Historical note

Frederick Blackmar Mumford was a dean of the College of Agriculture, University of Missouri, and president of the Association of Land-Grant Colleges and Universities. Mumford was born in Moscow, Michigan on May 28, 1869. He attended Albion College in 1889 and earned his bachelor of science degree. In 1893, he earned his master of science from Michigan Agricultural College (now Michigan State University). He taught at M.A.C. for two years and then joined the faculty at the University of Missouri from which he retired in 1938.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of one reel of microfilm containing correspondence, reports, minutes and other papers relating to the activities of the Association of Land Grant Colleges and Universities. Also included is a study project conducted by Mumford dealing with the organization and administration of agricultural education in the United States as it relates to land grant colleges. Finally, copies and analyses of Senate and House bills relating to federal aid to education are included.

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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
517-355-2330
archives@msu.edu

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Reproduction and publication restricted, Western Historical Manuscripts Collection, University of Missouri.

Ownership and Custodial History

Purchased from the Western Historical Manuscripts Collection, University of Missouri.

Location of Originals

Frederick Blackmar Mumford Papers, University of Missouri at Columbia Library, Western Historical Manuscripts Collection, 23 Ellis Library, Columbia, MO 65201, USA.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • United States. Land Grant Act of 1862.

Genre(s)

  • Microfilms

Subject(s)

  • Agricultural education
  • Education, Higher
  • Educational law and legislation -- United States
  • Public lands -- United States
  • State universities and colleges -- United States

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Reproduction Note

Microfilm, University of Missouri at Columbia, Western Historical Manuscripts Collection, 1 reel, 35 mm.

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Collection Inventory

Reel

1 reel of microfilm 

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