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Parkhurst, Nelson Mitchell, 1914-2011



  • Existence: January 20, 1914 - August 26, 2011

Biographical Information

Nelson M. Parkhurst attended Purdue University to earn his bachelor's degree in 1938 and his masters degree in 1943. He served in the U. S. Army from August 1943 to December 1945. He taught at Morristown High School and Jackson Township School. He also worked at Purdue Memorial Union and as the Registrar and Secretary of Faculties for Purdue University.


Cemetery, N., America, N., County, J. and Cemetery, N. (2017). Nelson Mitchell Parkhurst (1914-2011) - Find A.... [online] Accessed November 21, 2017.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Purdue University Office of Publications Oral History Program collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSO 2
Scope and Contents The Purdue Office of Publications Oral History Program collection documents Purdue University history through oral history interviews with Purdue University professors and administrators. Types of materials include: printed material, cassette tapes, reel-to-reel tapes, compact discs, and digital materials. Interview topics include Purdue history and changes in administration and academic departments.
Dates: 1969 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1972