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Betty Nelson papers

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20170328

Content Description

This compilation of materials contains six boxes of materials and one flat file documenting Betty Nelson's involvement at Purdue, both as a former Dean of Students and as an active member of the Greater Lafayette community.

Acquisition Type



Donated by Betty Nelson

Restrictions Apply



  • 1970s - 2017



7.00 Cubic Feet (Received Extent)

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1.00 folders


Box 1: Miscellaneous speeches, correspondence, activities and awards, 2000s; Box 2: Purdue events, Purdue strategic plans, Friends of Convocations Advisory Board materials, Visition 21 info, Women's Archives Development Council materials, Libraries Deans Advisory Council materials, 1999-circa 2016; Box 3: NAWE/NAWDAC materials, WINS (Women's Investment System) Club materials, Dean's Bible manuscripts, 1970s-early 2000s; Box 4: PURA materials; Box 5: Leadership Lafayette materials, Community Foundation Board of Directors handbook, Vision 2020 Steering Committee materials, Rotary Club newsletters, 1998-circa 2010; Box 6: Activist buttons, magazines, assorted audio/visual materials (1 DVD, 3 VHS tapes); Flat file folder: Two caricatures by Purdue alum David Hawkins ; 2014 Grand Marshall sign from the Christmas parade; facsimile of one of Helen Schleman's favorite paintings; Women in Engineering Programs poster from Karen Voss.