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Photographs, Negatives, and Publications, 1940s-1968

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: Box 1

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The Robert C. Thompson papers (1949-1951; 0.8 cubic feet) documents campus life during Robert Thompson’s time at Purdue University.  They feature material related to Thompson’s study of mechanical engineering, including artifacts he created in a machine shop course.  Student life is also represented in dormitory photographs, student rule handbooks and student publications.  Types of materials include: photographs, negatives, artifacts, and booklets.


  • 1940s-1968

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is in English.

Access Information

Collection is open to researchers.


From the Collection: 0.80 Cubic Feet

From the Collection: 1 mss box, 1 oversize folder, 1 file box other_unmapped

From the Collection: 1.00 mss._boxes

From the Collection: 1.00 shoe_boxes

From the Collection: 0.10 Cubic Feet


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States