Jean A. Lowe Papers

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Condon, Jean A. Lowe
Jean A. Lowe papers
Date [inclusive]
0.25 Cubic feet , 22 folders

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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Jean Abbey Lowe was born April 18, 1918 to Harry and Elnora Lowe in Birmingham, Michigan. She attended Michigan State College 1935 - 1939 and completed her B.A. in Liberal Arts. While attending, she was a member of the Alpha Tau chapter of the Sigma Kappa Sorority. She obtained her Michigan Teaching License in 1939 and taught at Fenton High School. She married Sherman Condin in July 1946. She died May 14, 2005.

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Scope and Contents note

Collection consists of memorabilia from her years at Michigan State College (1935 - 1939). This includes photographs of graduation and campus buildings; report cards; graduation announcements and programs; Sigma Kappa Sorority materials; a Mary Mayo Dormitory brochure; and birth and death certificates.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections January 2010

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824

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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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Michigan State University. Class of 1939.
  • Sigma Kappa. Michigan State University Chapter.

Personal Name(s)

  • Condon, Jean A. Lowe
  • Frank, Stephen


  • Commencement ceremonies -- Michigan -- East Lansing

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Birth Certificate 1942 

F.D. 1

College Pin 1939 

F.D. 2

Dance Card - Zeta Tau Alpha Undated 

F.D. 3

Death Certificate (copy) 2005 

F.D. 4

Graduation from Michigan State College (Programs, Cards) 1939 

F.D. 5

Graduation - Clipping 1939 

F.D. 6

Mary Mayo Hall Brochure Undated 

F.D. 7

Report Cards - MSC 1938 

F.D. 8

Sigma Kappa Sorority 1937, 1939, 1942 

F.D. 9

Teaching License (Michigan) 1932 

F.D. 10

United States Constitution Examination 1958 

F.D. 11

Wedding Announcement Undated 

F.D. 12


Drawer Folder

Chemistry Building Circa 1939 

F.D. 13

Graduation MSC 1939 

F.D. 14

New Boys Dormitory Circa 1939 

F.D. 15


F.D. 16

Unknown MSC Building Circa 1939 

F.D. 17

Veterinary Building Circa 1939 

F.D. 18

Wedding July 1946 

F.D. 19

Wells Hall Circa 1939 

F.D. 20

Williams Hall Circa 1939 

F.D. 21

Wood Shops Circa 1939 

F.D. 22