William Kirkpatrick was the President of the Kalamazoo Paper Box Corporation and one of the original members of the Grand Valley State University Board of Control with James Copeland, Icie Macy Hoobler, Kenneth Robinson, Grace Kistler, Bill Seidman, and Arnold Ott. In 1974 Mr. Kirkpatrick donated a racing shell to the GVSC crew team.
Seidman House 1 Campus Drive
[Identification of item], William Kirkpatrick's Grand Valley State College Board of Control files (RHC-39). Special Collections & University Archives, Grand Valley State University Libraries. http://gvsu.lyrasistechnology.org/repositories/2/resources/466 Accessed September 21, 2017.