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Correspondence sent to Katie Markee from Gowan, explains items he was giving to the Purdue Archives and Special Collection, May 11, 2011

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5, Item: 5
Identifier: MSF 474, File 5, Item 5

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The Albert J. Gowan papers document Albert J. Gowan's involvement in the design of the Purdue University seal, Purdue centennial material, and Krannert logo, along with miscellaneous items, such as press clippings related to the projects. Information on the various designs of the Purdue seal proceeding Gowan's 1968 design is also included among the papers. The press material also provides key information on the Purdue seal, Purdue centennial graphic materials, and the design of the Krannert School logo and cover proposal for Krannert Master's in Industrial Administration. The Purdue centennial material was the graduate thesis project of Dan Estes, and Gowan was his faculty advisor. Also included within the papers is a file related to Estes' thesis project.


  • May 11, 2011

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is in English.

Access Information

Collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 0.845 Cubic Feet (One legal-size full-width manuscript box and one flat box)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States