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Purdue University Archives and Special Collections artifacts collection, addition 05

 Unprocessed — Box: 1 hat
Identifier: 20121203

Content Description

Includes one tan hat with a set of "cords" wrapped around the base with a gold and black ribbon. An '07 pin is attached to the ribbon.  The hat has a short peak and wide brim. Interior indicates "Carthy" Lafayette, IN as the hat maker.  Interior also includes stenciled initials of F.O.B. Purdue Student Officers Campaign Hat dating from 1907.  The cords around the hat were used to identify what specific branch the student was enrolled in.

Acquisition Type



Donated by George Raub.

Restrictions Apply



  • 1907


1.00 Cubic Feet (Received Extent)