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Ira Lyn Thurston scrapbook and Alumni Association certificate furnished by Richard C. Reed

 Unprocessed — Box: 01
Identifier: 20181130

Content Description

Scrapbook chronicling the life of a Purdue student in the 1920s and 1930s, depicting Purdue buildings such as the library and Mechanical Engineering. Includes pictures of a vineyard, the Purdue Band, a Purdue vs. Indiana football game, an ROTC camp, and various student travels. Oversized loose scrapbook pages document members of the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity, the Little Theater Players, and what appears to be an ROTC Military Ball (dance). Also included is Ira Lyn Thurston's certificate of membership to the Purdue Alumni Association from 1928.

Acquisition Type



Gift of Richard C. Reed; created by Ira Lyn Thurston.

Restrictions Apply


Access Restrictions

Items are unprocessed. Unprocessed collections may not be available for immediate use.


  • 1920 - 1936



0.23 Cubic Feet


One scrapbook, five oversized photographs, and one certificate.