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John Norberg collection

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2022-018

Content Description

A collection of John Norberg's materials regarding various aspects of Purdue history research and authored books.

Acquisition Type



Donated by John Norberg on October 14, 2020.

Restrictions Apply



  • Issued: 1899 - 2019



1.748 Cubic Feet (One cubic foot boxes, one legal-size full-width manuscript box, and one flat box)


Box 1: Notes, research and articles that John Norberg wrote on Purdue and local history, 1899-2019; Three binders that include campus sculpture creation notes, Preliminary Strategic Plan Progress Highlights from 2006, and draft copy of "A Gentle Force, The Women of Purdue University" by Robert W. Topping; Books: "Ice Cream Cones as Casualties" by John M. Cleland and "Full Steam Ahead" by John Norberg; Two slide boxes holding forty-eight audio microcassettes from various interviews John Norberg completed for articles and books; Box 2: Various flight and space articles and notes, 1911-2017; Box 3: One DVD, One floppy disk, twenty CD-R's, and five cassette tapes on various Purdue related topics including interviews with university presidents and notable alumni, 2001-2012.