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William and Bessie Hunter Russell papers

 Unprocessed — Box: Communal Accessions 44
Identifier: 2022-013

Content Description

Personal papers of William and Bessie Hunter Russel during their time at Purdue University, ca. 1901-1910.

Acquisition Type



Donated by the Lisa Thomson, granddaughter of Bessie and William Russell, on September 10, 2021.

Restrictions Apply



  • 1901 - 1910


0.587 Cubic Feet (1 container)


Large portrait of John Corneel, Q.B., Harry Leslie, F.B. (later became Governor of Indiana), and William Russel, H.B. on the Purdue Sack Field Bessie Hunters Letter of Acceptance to Purdue University dated September 3. 1901 Commencement Week program, 1905 Photocopies of Bessie and Williams wedding announcement, 1910, and graduation photo of Bessie and 3 classmates. 2 diplomas