Guide to the "Logan Past, Present, Future" Papers,

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Overview of the Collection

Title: "Logan Past, Present, Future" Papers
Dates: 1936 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 1 box (.05 linear foot)
Collection Number: USU_COLL MSS 208
Summary: "Book" made by a sixth grade class at the old Woodruff school in Logan, Utah. It contains the responses of various local officials to queries made by the students, short student reports, post cards, newspaper clippings, drawings, and photographs relating to the history of Logan, Utah.
Repository: Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Contact Information: Special Collections and Archives
Merrill-Cazier Library
Utah State University
Logan, UT
Telephone: 435-797-2663
Fax: 435-797-2880
Languages: Material in English 

Historical Note

“Logan Past, Present, Future” is a book that was compiled in 1936 by a sixth grade class at the old Woodruff school in Logan, Utah. Students collected stories, original photos, newspaper articles, and wrote letters to many prominent members of Logan’s community, where in turn, the responses to their letters were then placed in this book.

Content Description

This one box collection contains “Logan Past, Present, Future.” This book provides a view of the history and future of Logan as seen from the 1930s.

Fd 1 contains a photocopy of “Logan Past, Present, Future.” Folder 2 contains the original “Logan Past, Present, Future.” Folder 3 contains a letter written by Dorothy Simpson Guthrie that explains parts of the book.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

No restrictions on use, except: not available through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Use :  

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the "Logan Past, Present, Future" Papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator and/or the Special Collections Department Head.

Preferred Citation :  

Initial Citation: "Logan Past, Present, Future" Papers USU_COLL MSS 208, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. Utah State University Merrill-Cazier Library. Logan, Utah.

Following Citations:USU_COLL MSS 208, USUSCA.

Administrative Information

Processing Note :  

Processed in February of 2006

Acquisition Information :  

“Logan Past, Present, Future” was donated to USU Special Collections & Archives on June 24, 1995 by Dorothy Simpson Guthrie, a former member of the sixth grade class that compiled this book.

Detailed Description of the Collection

1 1 Photocopy of “Logan Past, Present, Future” Undated
1 2 “Logan Past, Present, Future.” Undated
1 3 Letter, Dorothy Simpson Guthrie 1995 June


    • Geographical Names :
    • Cache County (Utah)--History--Juvenile literature.

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