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Purdue University News Service records, addition 03

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20170322

Content Description

Includes several items received from Purdue University News Service including News Service files, photographs, and artifacts. Artifacts include a space phone and two university plaques with the Griffin seal. One of the seals is in its own travel case with an associated document on how to properly use the seal and belonged to Robert Topping.

Acquisition Type



Transferred from Purdue University News Service via Kim Held, March 22, 2017.

Restrictions Apply


Access Restrictions

Boxes 1 and 2 contain files with sensitive information and require review by an archivist prior to use. Please consult an archivist for details.


  • undated



2.977 Cubic Feet (Two cubic foot boxes, one flat box, and one custom wood box)


Box 1: files on astronauts; Box 2: files on astronauts; three photographs of older versions of Boilermaker special train, one Motorola Aura phone-special "celestral" edition created in 2009 for the 40th Anniversary of the moon landing; Box 3: University plaque (OS); Box 4: boxed University plaque (OS).