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Jonathan L. Snyder, undated

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Jonathan L. Snyder, undated
Jonathan L. Snyder, undated
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Subjects: Administration, Presidents
Description: This image is of Jonathan L. Snyder, for whom Snyder Hall is named. Snyder was President of Michigan State from 1896 to 1915. During his presidency, the school grew from a couple hundred students to 2,000. Snyder worked with the legislature to aid in the growth of Michigan State through the hiring of more faculty members and the construction of additional buildings to accommodate the growing student body. Snyder was also an advocate for the creation of a program designed for women, which would later be known as Home Economics.
Format: Image/jpg
Original Format: Black and white photograph
Resource Identifier: A006295
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: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections
Relation: MSU People Photograph Collection
Contributor: MSU Archives and Historical Collections
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