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Newspaper clippings, 1960 - 1971

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 257, File 2

Scope and Contents

Items include:

  1. "Second Careers - Colonel Who Soloed At 16 Directs Airline," Air Force Times (Weekend) February 19, 1969. [includes photograph of Joseph P. Minton with "new officers of the Purdue Aero Club," in sleeve with clipping is a black and white photo, 3 ½" x 5 1/2" of Minton in Air Force uniform with two Air Force officers and two civilians]
  2. "Local Bomber Crew Takes 'Outsiders' on SAC Mission: 380th BW develops visual demonstration," circa 1960s. [includes photo of Minton with 3 other men, no publication information available]
  3. "Jet Travel for Class Trips Key to Unknown for Pupils," by Paul Lybrook, Saturday Evening, January 31, 1970. [no other publication information available, includes photo of Robert Q. Calloway, president of Imperial Equipment Corporation and Joseph P. Minton, Purdue Airlines president]
  4. "Purdue Airlines and The DC-9s: PAI Completes First Full Business Year," Tuesday Evening, January 27, 1970. [one original, one photocopy, no publication information available]
  5. "Business – Purdue Airlines Chief Is Angry," Tuesday, September 10, 1970 [no publication information available]
  6. "Purdue Airlines To Terminate DC9 Jet Operation April 30," by Charles W. McClure, 1970. [one original copy and one photocopy, no publication information available]
  7. Newspaper photo with caption, "For Sale," Lafayette Journal and Courier, Tuesday Evening, March 23, 1971. [one of Purdue's DC-9s on runway, one original and one copy]
  8. Peanuts cartoon, circa 1970s. [depicts Charlie Brown trying to fly a kite, then it crashes; no publication information available, one copy and one original]
  9. "Part of Purdue Airline Jet Fleet," photograph of jet with caption, 1969. [no publication information available]
  10. "Purdue Airlines Put In Tailspin By Route Limits," by John H. Lyst, Business and Industry section, Wednesday, March 24, 1971. [no publication information available]


  • 1960 - 1971

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 0.182 Cubic Feet (One letter-size half-width manuscript box)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States