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Purdue University--Alumni and alumnae

 Organization

Found in 334 Collections and/or Records:

James M. Johnson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 13
Scope and Contents The James M. Johnson papers, 1905-1953, document the career of pilot James Johnson (Jimmy Johnson) and his colleagues in early flight and aviation training. Most of the collection is made up of photographs. There are also newspaper clippings and three pilot's log books. The photographs show Johnson individually, Johnson standing with colleagues, Johnson in or near airplanes, and airplanes individually. Many of the photographs were taken at McCook Field in Dayton, Ohio.

James M. Wood collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 13, Placement: 16
Identifier: MSA 242
Scope and Contents Expense account book for James Wood from his freshman year at Purdue (September 1909) to his junior year (December 1911).

James R. Griffith papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 7, Placement: 06
Identifier: MSA 126
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one folder which contains articles by James R. Griffith.

James W. Noel collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 10, Placement: 10
Identifier: MSA 180
Scope and Contents A Book of Tributes to James William Noel, Trustee of Purdue University, 1917-1944. [3 copies]

Janet Lee Vaughn papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 13, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSA 231
Scope and Contents Thesis of Cleo Fitzsimmons, Some Contributions of Economic Theory to Home Economics, University of Illinois, 1944. Catalog record for Janet Lee Vaughn's thesis, Consumer's Preferences for Goods Related to Stages of the Family Life Cycle, 1967.

Janice Voss papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 9
Scope and Contents The Janice Voss papers (1962-2004) document the early years and career highlights of astronaut Janice Voss. The collection includes materials from Voss’ childhood, including elementary school class pictures and report cards as well as materials from her time as an astronaut. Items pertaining to her professional career consist primarily of materials created and collected by her parents to celebrate her participation in space shuttle missions during the period of 1993-2000, and also includes...

Jerome Goldman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 461
Scope and Contents The Jerome Goldman papers document Goldman's career as a Purdue University student in Aeronautical Engineering, his service in the United States Army Air Corp and his work afterwards as a pilot for United Air Lines, along with his key role in establishing Purdue Aeronautics Corporation and Purdue Air Lines as chief pilot, director of operations, and later vice president for operations and maintenance. Also included are papers from his work with International Learning Systems, the Federal...

Collected articles on Deng Jiaxian

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 8, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSA 23
Scope and Contents The collected articles on Deng Jiaxian document some of the press releases after Deng Jiaxian’s death. One is an article by Jack Alkire, writer for the Journal and Courier, which details Jiaxian’s connection to Purdue and the link to China. The other article is from the Beijing Review, a "Chinese Weekly of News and Views," the content of which details why Jiaxian is considered China's "Father of the Atomic Bomb." The collection also contains the publication: Xu, Luxi, (2003). Deng Jiaxian tu...

Jim Shearer collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSA 212
Scope and Contents Membership card, Student Chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Purdue University, circa 1904.

Program, Philalethean, Twenty-seventh Annual, Friday, April 28, 1905.

Joe R. Ong papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 10, Placement: 14
Identifier: MSA 184
Scope and Contents One article by Joe R. Ong.

John Dean scrapbook page and Purdue diploma

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 317
Abstract John I. Dean's Purdue University 1940 diploma, and one scrapbook page containing photographs from Major Dean's training at Lubbock Army Flying School, Lubbock Texas, May 1943.

John DeCamp papers

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: decaj00
Scope and Contents Artifacts pertaining to the Purdue Seal and Speed Reducer Assembly. Includes bookends with Purdue seal, engineering drawing for speed reducer assembly, aluminum casting of new Purdue seal, plastic Purdue seal, and leather Purdue pennant.

John E. Fetzer papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 6, Placement: 15
Identifier: MSA 110
Scope and Contents "Radio and Television Historical References (A Treatise on Personal Experiences)," by John E. Fetzer, circa 1975.

John E. Griner collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 7, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSA 128
Scope and Contents Program from Purdue University's eighty-first commencement, Sunday, October 28, 1945.

John Gano Purdue University key and medallions

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 6, Placement: 22
Identifier: MSA 116
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one chain, with a Purdue key, fraternity medallion and a third unidentifiable medallion attached, circa 1920s.

John I. Cheney Collection on the Class of 1917

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 07
Identifier: MSA 64
Scope and Contents One folder which contains items from the Class of 1917.

John "Jack" Tipton collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 13, Placement: 03
Identifier: MSA 229
Scope and Contents Photograph of John "Jack" Tipton, with notations on the back. Letter from the donor which states, "The young man pictured is John Jack Tipton who faithfully corresponded all through the war (WWI) with my mother, and they shared a great love of learning and respect for an education as means of bettering themselves through life."

John L. Goldthwaite collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 7, Placement: 02
Identifier: MSA 123
Scope and Contents Notebook containing nine pages of notations, inside cover signed, "John L. Goldthwaite, Purdue '18."

Forty-fifth anniversary directory, Class of 1921, April 29, 30 and May 1, 1966.

Photograph of Class of 1921, black and white, 10" x 8", taken May 4, 1968.

Itinerary, Purdue University, 1968 Gala Week, May 2, 3, 4, 5, 1968.

John R. Bittner collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 16
Identifier: MSA 54
Scope and Contents Two back and white photographs of John R. Bittner, circa 1997 "Faculty Footnotes - John Bittner," The UNC Journalist, Wintter 1997, p.5. The International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England - entry, Bittner, John Robert, circa 1997. Curriculum Vitae, John R. Bittner, 2002.

John R. Simmons Student papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 313
Abstract Essays, papers, reports, and test results documenting some of the coursework John Simmons completed while an Aeronautical Engineering student at Purdue from 1950-1954. Also included is the report titled, “Aircraft Powerplant Testing,” by the instructional staff of the Powerplant Division of the School of Aeronautics, Purdue University, 1951, and several Civil Air regulations.

John S. Wright papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 27
Scope and Contents Papers of John Wright, comprised of notebooks, financial records (one ledger and additional receipts), publications, and photographs which document John Wright's time as a student at Purdue University, and material from his career as a botanist and drug inspector for Eli Lilly and Company in Indianapolis, Indiana.

John T. McCutcheon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 278
Abstract Box 11: McCutcheon's handwritten account of the origins of Injun Summer and The Hunter's Moon (original pencil notes in JTM's hand); McCutcheon's handwritten account of the origins of Bird Center cartoons (original pencil notes in JTM's hand); Prints (reproductions) and newspaper clippings of some of McCutcheon's popular cartoons, circa 1930s; Sketches, original pen and ink drawings for Ade's Pink Marsh, Artie, and Stories publications; Color sketches for the newspaper (several originals in...

John U. Graham papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 7, Placement: 04
Identifier: MSA 125
Scope and Contents "SFG" by John U. Graham, circa 1950 [book about the "Soap Factory Gang, a group of golfing buddies, to which Graham's father, Walter, belonged]

Jon L. Larkin papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 9, Placement: 02
Identifier: MSA 158
Scope and Contents Essay by Jon Larkin, "Purdue is Ready for Student Government," circa 1903.