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Photographs, circa 1920s - 2007

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 47, Series 3

Scope and Contents

The Photographs series contains photos from the Purdue Civil Engineering Department, prior to 1937; a photo album circa 1930s (album is not labeled, but photographs appear to be from the early years of the Joint Highway Research Project (JHRP) numerous photographs, including 301 photographs and notations about the educational background of graduate students, circa 1920s-1960s, and photographs of early roadwork in the various Indiana counties, circa 1920s-1940s.


  • circa 1920s - 2007
  • Majority of material found within circa 1920s - 1940s

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection materials are in English.

Access Information

Collection is open for research.


3.507 Cubic Feet (Two cubic feet boxes, one legal-size full-width manuscript box, one flat box, and seven oversized flat file folders)

Processing Information

The oversized photographs have been separated and boxed or placed into flat files for preservation purposes.


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 Mitch Daniels Boulevard
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States