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Vern C. and Richard Freeman papers

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20170209

Content Description

Includes four boxes from Tom Freeman, whose father (Dick) and grandfather (Verne) attended Purdue.  Items include Purdue & Indiana photos, books, tokens, historic items and information collected relating to disappearance of Amelia Earhart.  All of these items belonged to Vern C. Freeman, Associate Dean of Agriculture and Richard "Dick" Freeman, alumnus.

Acquisition Type



Donated by Tom Freeman

Restrictions Apply



  • circa 1923 - 2002


4.00 items (Received Extent)

1.00 cubic_foot_boxes

1.00 cubic_foot_boxes

1.00 cubic_foot_boxes

1.00 cubic_foot_boxes

1.00 flat_box


Box 1: Purdue & Indiana photos, papers (1923-1969); Box 2: books, newsclippings, and other materials regarding Amelia Earhart; Box 3: a football, books, correspondences, newsclippings, binders (1990s-2000s); Box 4: awards, scrapbook (circa 1960-1999); Box 5: large scrapbook