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Memorandum of appointment of assistantship for Mr. Sol Boyk, assistant in Chemistry (quarter-time) in Purdue University. This appointment is to be in force from September 1, 1937 to June 30, 1938…signed by Edward C. Elliott, dated May 29, 1937, signed by Sol Boyk, June 3, 1937

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 6

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.


  • June 3, 1937

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States