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Collection of Amelia Earhart Related Materials, addition 01

 Unprocessed — Box: 01
Identifier: 20180131.1

Content Description

One oversized plaque and one photocopied newspaper clipping.

Restrictions Apply

No

Access Restrictions

Item is unprocessed. Unprocessed collections may not be available for immediate use.

Dates

  • 1963

Extent

1.25 Cubic Feet

Inventory

Item 1: One oversized bronze plaque commemorating Amelia Earhart's aviation achievements and death. The plaque is a replica of one hanging in the National Air Museum of the Smithsonian Institute. Item 2: One photocopied newspaper clipping depicting the presentation of the plaque to Purdue's vice-president Dr. Donald R. Mallett by a charter member of the 99s, Miss Viola Gentry.