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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
  • Additional Information

    • Activity Start

        1955
    • Associated Locale

        East Lansing (Mich.)
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  • Earlier Established Forms

      Michigan. State University, East LansingMichigan.State University, East Lansing Michigan State University of Agriculture and Applied ScienceMichigan State University of Agriculture and Applied Science Michigan State CollegeMichigan State College
  • 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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