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Purdue University--Alumni and alumnae

 Organization

Found in 332 Collections and/or Records:

Birendra N. Das Gupta papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 5, Placement: 14
Identifier: MSA 88
Scope and Contents One folder which contains articles by Birendra Nath Das Gupta.

Arvill W. Bitting Collection on World Expositions and Fairs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 531
Scope and Contents The Arvill W. Bitting Collection on World Expositions and Fairs includes promotional materials, publications, and notes related to World Fairs. The books in this collection include both contemporary accounts and official reports as well as guides published for the Expositions themselves. The majority of material is on the 1933 Century of Progress World Fair held in Chicago, where Bitting worked as director of food exhibits. Other materials of note includes articles and photos from the Golden...

James Blakesley papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 04
Identifier: MSA 358
Abstract Materials documenting James Blakesley's tenure as VP and president of the University Club.

Blanche Brown Johnson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00000BJ1
Scope and Contents Diaries, correspondence, photographs, and related materials of Blanche Johnson.  Includes newspaper clippings and printed material pertaining to items of interest to Blanche Johnson, such as art, bridges, cooking, mysticism, home decorating, poetry, religion, sex, and sewing. Some ephemera, primarily Christmas gift tags and cards collected by Johnson, are included.  A constitution and program for the The Art Club of Lafayette, Indiana, 1912-1915, is included in the collection.

Esther Conelley Boonstra collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 20
Identifier: MSA 57
Scope and Contents Recollections by Esther Boonstra of the years she spent at Purdue from 1941 to 1945. Transcription The Way It Was at Purdue 1941-1945, by Esther Conelley BoonstraI came to Purdue as a freshman in September 1941. There were four male students for every female student. The Music Hall (now Elliott Hall of Music) was new and in it we freshmen had an orientation talk and an initial assessment of each one's capabilities for the assignment to...

Booth Tarkington collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 20
Identifier: MSA 223
Scope and Contents Excerpts from the book, My Maiden Effort, by Gelett Burgess, which includes some of Booth Tarkington's first writings. Obituaries and stories written upon Tarkington's death.

Brage Golding collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 45, Placement: 02
Identifier: MSF 441
Scope and Contents Pamphlet and Program: "The Inauguration of Brage Golding as First President of Wright State University," October 21, 1968

Roy D. Bridges Jr. papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 6
Scope and Contents The Roy D. Bridges Jr. papers document the extensive Air Force and NASA career of Roy D. Bridges Jr.The papers include but are not limited to, artifacts, audio visual material, awards, books, briefs and records, certificates, clippings, clothing, correspondence, diaries, documents, flight logs, flight checklists and data files, along with Bridges' pilot kneeboard notes, medals, mementos, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, textbooks, research papers, and working paper...

Mark N. Brown papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 302
Scope and Contents The Mark N. Brown papers include papers and memorabilia of retired astronaut and Purdue Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering alumnus, Mark N. Brown. Included are Brown's textbooks from his studies at Purdue, Air Force ROTC certificate, Apollo program photographs that were pinned to Brown's Purdue dorm room wall while he was a student in the early 1970s, a Purdue paper airplane contest trophy, along with other Purdue memorabilia.  The collection also includes NASA memorabilia...

Bruce F. Hardy collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 7, Placement: 12
Identifier: MSA 134
Scope and Contents Purdue anniversary testimonials, photographs from dedication of Hardy Lake and highway to the lake, circa 1970. Papers relating to Hardy Lake, circa 1970. Conservationist of the Year Award, no date.

C. A. Jennings papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 8, Placement: 07
Identifier: MSA 147
Scope and Contents Jennings, C. A. (1923). The Disinfection of Public Water Supplies and Its Relation to Public Health. Reprinted from the Journal of the American Water Works Association, vol. 10, no. 1, January, 1923, pp. 127-138.

C. C. Custer papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 5, Placement: 13
Identifier: MSA 87
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains articles by C. C. Custer.

C. E. Augustine papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 07
Identifier: MSA 46
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains a technical paper co-authored by C. E. Augustine.

C. F. Smith collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 13
Identifier: MSA 217
Scope and Contents C. F. Smith was the chief engineer for The Bournonville Rotary Valve Motor Company, Hoboken, New Jersey, and there are three catalogs/manuals from the company in the collection.

C. H. Werkman papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 13, Placement: 12
Identifier: MSA 238
Scope and Contents Articles by C. H. Werkman.

C. M. Pence papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 10, Placement: 17
Identifier: MSA 189
Scope and Contents Two articles by C. M. Pence.

C. V. Maudlin papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 9, Placement: 11
Identifier: MSA 168
Scope and Contents Maudlin, C. V. (1921). Research Laboratory Adopts Modern Management: Coordination at Forest Products Laboratory Facilitates Research. Reprinted from Industrial Management, February 1, 1921, pp. 3-7.

Capital Airlines Honorary Certificate Awarded to R. J. Rudolph

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 50, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSA 350
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one mounted certificate, dated 06/12/1950, commissioning R. J. Rudolph to an honorary captain of the capital fleet.

Carl E. Egeler papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 6, Placement: 07
Identifier: MSA 103
Scope and Contents Egeler, C. E. (1921). Condenser Lenses for Theater Motion Picture Equipments. Advance Copy, May 9, 1921, no other publication information is available.

Printouts of catalog records for two other Egeler publications: Archives and Special Collections, 622.47 Eg21i 1938, Illumination of mines and mining operations.

Archives and Special Collections, 621.326 G28, Bulletin / Engineering Department, National Lamp Works of General Electric Co.

Carl J. Fechheimer papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 6, Placement: 13
Identifier: MSA 108
Scope and Contents Fechheimer, Carl J. (1912). Self Starting Synchronous Motors. American Institute of Electrical Engineers, April 1912, pp. 305-361.

Carleton G. Ferris papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 6, Placement: 14
Identifier: MSA 109
Scope and Contents Golden, K. E.; Ferris, C. G. (1898). Red Yeasts. Reprinted from the Botanical Gazette, vol. XXV, no. 1, January 1898, pp. 39--46, plates II and III. Chicago, Illinois: The University of Chicago Press.

Eugene A. Cernan papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288
Scope and Contents The Eugene A. Cernan papers document the military, aeronautics, and astronautics career of Eugene A. Cernan, as well as his subsequent professional and public activities. The papers also feature records pertaining to Cernan's youth, family, and education. The collection includes but is not limited to artifacts, audiovisual recordings, awards, books, certificates, coins, correspondence, documents, mission patches, newspaper clippings, photographs, plaques, publications, scrapbooks, speeches,...

Roger B. Chaffee letter and postcard

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 282
Scope and Contents The letter dated July 24, 1965 is from Roger Chaffee to his parents. On the reverse is a July 25, 1965 note from Martha Chaffee to her in-laws in which she signs, "Roger, Martha, Sheryl and Steve." In the letter, Roger discussed an upcoming flight and the astronaut's rotation as capsule communicator (CAPCOM). He mentions Gus Grissom, Gene Cernan, Jim McDivitt, Buzz Aldrin and Dave Scott. Both Roger and Martha discuss recent family activities at home. The postcard, dated July 1965, was sent by...

Channing R. Dooley papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 5, Placement: 22
Identifier: MSA 95
Scope and Contents The papers consist of one folder which contains a brochure by Channing Rice Dooley and an article about him.