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H.W. Leonard papers

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2022-005

Content Description

H.W. Leonard's papers on Agricultural Education at Purdue University. Collection includes correspondence between Leonard and former vocational instructors in Agricultural Education at Purdue (ca. 1944-1947), newsletters Purdue sent out to servicemen during World War II (1944-1945), and two oversized photographs of agricultural education activities (ca. 1930s).

Acquisition Type



These materials were part of the Agricultural Education records of Purdue University. Jerry Peters, a faculty member in Agricultural Education, rescued them from disposal during an office move. He transferred the records to the Archives on July 7, 2021.

Restrictions Apply



  • circa 1930s-1940s
  • Majority of material found within 1944 - 1945


1.235 Cubic Feet (2 containers)


3 binders of correspondence, 1 folder of newsletters, 2 mounted photographs