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Walt Disney (Purdue University), 1948-1951

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 18
Identifier: Folder 18

Scope and Contents

Business correspondence, invitations, guest lists provided by Disney Studios, telegrams, and newspaper clippings regarding the world premiere of Disney's movie "So Dear to My Heart" at Purdue University; includes business correspondence with Walt Disney and personal correspondence between Walt Disney and Purdue's Vice President Hockema; information regarding the Walt Disney Scholarship Fund, donation information; and photograph and drafts of a citation presented to Walt Disney by Purdue University


  • 1948-1951

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection materials are in English.

Access Information

The majority of the collection is open for research. Access to Box K is restricted by donor request.


From the Collection: 63.50 Cubic Feet (59 cubic foot boxes, 4 manuscript boxes, and 3 flat boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 Mitch Daniels Boulevard
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States