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Vernon T. Hitchcock collection

 Unprocessed — Box: 01
Identifier: 20190522.3

Content Description

Memorabilia, awards, photographs, programs and directories from Vernon Thomas (Tom) Hitchcock. Mr. Hitchcock was a 1940 graduate from Purdue University's College of Agriculture and member of Alpha Zeta.

Acquisition Type



Transferred from the Purdue Alumni Association on May 22, 2019.

Restrictions Apply



  • 1929 - 2014


1.20 Cubic Feet (one flat box)


One certificate from Phi Mu to Eunice Craig, 1929. Purdue Alumnus article on Vernon T. Hitchcock. Three Purdue University Directories, 1938-1941. Two book marks. Four Purdue University buttons. One metal Purdue University Seal. One Purdue Alumni Association Member sticker. One Purdue Agriculture Cultivator belt buckle. One Alpha Zeta pin. One Alpha Zeta centennial key-chain. One Alpha Zeta directory, ca 1940 One wooden Alpha Zeta wall hanging One Alpha Zeta Member induction certificate, framed and dated November 14, 1938 One Quarterly of Alpha Zeta periodical from October 1939. One funeral program from Vernon Thomas Hitchcock. Four photographs. One Purdue Musical Organizations Callout announcement. One congratulatory letter from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education. Dated August 15, 1985. Two Gold Medal Awards, dated July 15, 1985 and 1987. One School of Agriculture class picture, ca. 1940. One Member Certificate from The National Society of Scabbard and Blade dated January 9, 1940. Once Alpha Zeta picture of the Alpha Zeta Fraternity Biennial Conclave taken in the Hotel Claridge, Atlantic City, NJ, dated December 30, 1938. One framed cartoon from the Journal and Courier dated November 2, 1997.