Peter Eichler Papers

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator - Dancer
Dell' Antonio, Marlo
Creator - Director
Eichler, Peter
Creator - Contributor
Simon, Lou Anna Kimsey
Creator - Contributor
Stulberg, Annie
Peter Eichler papers
0.1 Cubic feet ==Original Extent Info: 1 item.

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

Peter Eichler graduated from Michigan State University with a B.A. in Music. While attending, he was a member of the Spartan Marching Band where he played the mellophone.

Eichler joined the MSU winterguard staff as co-director of State of Art in 2007 and joined the Spartan Marching Band Colorguard staff fall of 2011.

He is the Event and Promotion Coordinator for the East Lansing-based Douglas J Companies.

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Scope and Contents note

The collection consists of the DVD "Dixie Durr: a tribute." Directed by Peter Eichler, the DVD was created for Dixie Durr's retirement from the Theater Department at Michigan State University. The DVD, which is 15 minutes long, features students and colleagues talking about Durr, including Annie Stulberg, Shawn Bible, Kista Tucker, Maxine Durr (Dixie's mother), Wesley Broadnax, Rob Roznowski, MSU President Lou Anna Simon, Ray Robinson and the members of Happendance. There are student dance segments; one including Marlo dell'Antonio. There are photos of dance students as well as portraits of Durr. One segment is filmed in the Michigan State University Auditorium.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections September 2013

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.

Custodial History

A gift of Peter Eichler to the MSU Archives.

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Controlled Access Headings


  • Videorecordings

Personal Name(s)

  • Durr, Dixie


  • Dance
  • Theater

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Collection Inventory

Electronic Resources 


Dr. Dixie Durr - A Tribute, 2006 2006 


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