Semi-Centennial Celebration Car Ride, 1907


Semi-Centennial Celebration Car Ride, 1907
Semi-Centennial Celebration Car Ride, 1907
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Creator: Photographic Laboratory, Information Services
Subjects: People, Presidents, Events, Semi-Centennial
Description: Michigan Agricultural College celebrated its 50th anniversary in 1907. For commencement activities that year, President Theodore Roosevelt came to East Lansing to deliver the commencement address. Roosevelt rode with MAC President Jonathon Snyder and inventor Ransom E. Olds in a REO Motor Car down east Michigan Avenue to campus. Roosevelt is sitting in the back seat of the car with Snyder. Olds is driving the car. Beside Olds is William Loeb, Roosevelt's secretary.
Date: May 31, 1907
Format: Image/jpg
Original Format: Black and white photograph
Resource Identifier: A001994.jpg
Language: English
Rights Management: Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by Michigan State University and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.
Contributing Institution: University Archives & Historical Collections
Relation: MSU Photograph Collection
Contributor: MSU Archives and Historical Collections
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