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Kolar, Andrew K., 1914-1991



  • Existence: 1914 - 1991

Biographical Information

Andrew K. Kolar was from Chicago, Illinois, and graduated from Purdue in 1935 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. As a Purdue student, he was a member of Phi Kappa Tau, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Skull and Crescent, Kappa Phi Sigma and a member of the Cross Country team as a freshman.


Retrieved May 29, 2014 from:,17256

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University Customs and Traditions collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 151
Scope and Contents The Purdue University Customs and Traditions collection features, among other memorabilia, a tank scrap chain and padlock from 1913, a label from the first bottle of beer served to a Purdue student after the repeal of prohibition, numerous buttons and pins, including a hatpin with the Purdue seal from 1895 on it (third design), a Reamer's Club "R" from the early 1990s, a Purdue Murad cigarette silk, a 1902-1903 matriculation ticket signed by Purdue President Winthrop E. Stone, along with Junior...
Dates: 1877 - 2014; Other: Majority of material found within 1880 - 1940

Andrew K. Kolar papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 157
Scope and Contents Andrew K. Kolar papers include a Purdue paperweight, gear set, and ashtray.
Dates: circa 1991