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us: Michigan State University



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    • us: M.S.U.
    • us: Michigan. State University
    • us: Michigan. State University, East Lansing
    • us: Michigan State University of Agriculture and Applied Science
    • us: MSU
    • us: Universidad del Estado de Michigan
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Michigan State University of Agriculture and Applied Science
    • Michigan. State University, East Lansing
  • Sources

    • found: Dressel, P. College to university, 1987: p. 3 (names of the university since its founding: 1855-61, Agricultural College of the State of Michigan; 1861-1909, State Agricultural College; 1909-25, Michigan Agricultural College; 1925-55, Michigan State College of Agriculture and Applied Science; 1955-64, Michigan State University of Agriculture and Applied Science; 1964-present, Michigan State University)
    • found: This is Michigan State University : facts book, 1971: p. 48 (1855: founded as the Agricultural College of the State of Michigan; name changed 5 times) p. 49 (1861: became State Agricultural College; 1909: became Michigan Agricultural College) p. 50-51 (1925: became Michigan State College of Agriculture and Applied Science; 1955: became Michigan State University of Agriculture and Applied Science; 1964: became Michigan State University)
    • found: Financial report, 1955-56 & 1962-63: cover (Michigan State University) p. 15ff (Michigan State University of Agriculture and Applied Science)
    • found: Financial report, 1963-64: cover and passim (Michigan State University)
    • found: Los perros en la función policial, 1961: leaf 1 (Universidad del Estado de Michigan)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Michigan State University of Agriculture and Applied Science was the official name from 1955 to 1964, but "of Agriculture and Applied Science" rarely appeared in university publications.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-06-20: new
    • 2014-04-17: revised
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