Clarence Etherington class notes

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US US kmk U2015.28

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Clarence Etherington class notes


  • 1914–1916 (Creation)


0.30 Linear Feet, 1.00 Box

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Biographical history

Clarence Jinks Etherington was born March 8, 1894 in Quincy, Kansas and died June 5, 1938 in Baggs, Wyoming. He attended Kansas State Agricultural College from 1912–1916.

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Scope and content

This collection includes materials from Clarence Etherington's time as a student at Kansas State Agricultural College (KSAC), 1914–1916. Items include student handbooks from both KSAC (1914–1915) and the YMCA; notes and drawings from a course in Rural Economics; lab books and manuals from courses between 1914 and 1916 in Physics (AI and AII), Farm Machinery, Engineering - Tractor Engine, and General Botany; and loose papers that include drawings and a study of plants.

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This collection is arranged in one box.

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Conditions governing access

No access restrictions: All materials are open for research

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Conditions governing reproduction

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Languages of the material

  • English

Scripts of the material

  • Latin

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Custodial history

Materials were transfered to the University Archives from Little Snake River Museum in March 2014. It was given the accession U2015.28. The museum received the materials from a local resident who was related to Etherington.

Immediate source of acquisition

Acqusition Source: Little Snake River Museum
Acqusition Method: Donation
Acqusition Date: 20140319

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information

This collection documents student life and culture at Kansas State Agricultural College, which aligns with one of the department's collecting strengths.


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Specialized notes

  • Citation: [Item title], [item date], Clarence Etherington class notes, Box [number], Folder [number or title], Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University Libraries.

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Describing Archives: A Content Standard

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Archivist's note

Finding Aid Author: Abby Kopp
Processing Info: Student assistant Abby Kopp processed this collection and university archivist Cliff Hight reviewed it in December 2015.
Publication Date: 2015-12-15

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