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J. Clifford Lewis papers

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 20201111.3

Content Description

One box of papers and photographs of Purdue alumnus J. Clifford Lewis, dated circa 1905-1909.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Donated by Clifford Elgin, October 27, 2020.

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1905 - 1909
  • 1980

Extent

1 mss._boxes

Inventory

Box 1: Photograph albums, loose photographs, and Purdue publications, circa 1905-1909. Photo albums include leather postcards, photos of Purdue buildings and campus scenes, tank scrap, Schenectady, mechanics burning, parades, Sigma Epsilon fraternity house, carriage rides, Junior Prom house party, athletics, Purdue track team, Purdue basketball team, ROTC, and numerous images of Purdue students studying, pursuing extracurricular activities, and having fun. Purdue publications include a commencement booklet (1909) and 12 issues of the Purdue Exponent student newspaper, dated 1905-1906.