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Lilly family

 Family

Biographical Information

The Lilly family of Indianapolis includes Eli Lilly, who founded Eli Lilly and Company in 1876; his son J.K. Lilly Sr.; and grandsons Eli Lilly Jr. and J.K. Lilly Jr. The family is prominent in business and philanthropy. Their support for Purdue University led to the naming of Lilly Hall of Life Sciences in their honor.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Lilly Hall of Life Sciences records

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 60, Placement: 04
Identifier: UA 115
Scope and Contents The Lilly Hall of Life Science records comprise three copies of a booklet with information about the building and the departments it housed upon its opening.