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Charles H. Daudt First National Intercollegiate Air Meet scrapbook

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: 20201005

Content Description

This scrapbook documents the administration, participants, and results of the first National Intercollegiate Air Meet held June 21-22,1935 at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. The scrapbook, created by the air meet manager, Charles H. Daudt, includes correspondence, entry forms, race event rules, race maps, publicity material, participant scores for each event, and results. The binder also includes correspondence related to the original donation of the scrapbook by Charles Daudt.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

The donation of this scrapbook binder was originally made to Purdue University in 1976 by Charles H. Daudt. Correspondence within the binder indicates University Development Office facilitated the binder donation to James Maris, Head of Department of Aviation Technology. The scrapbook binder was donated to Purdue Archives in October 2020 by Purdue student Seanan C. Lee, on behalf of the Purdue Flight Team student organization.

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1934 - 1976
  • Majority of material found within 1934 - 1935

Extent

.5 Cubic Feet