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Doctoral Research, 1921 - 1960

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 447, Series 1

Scope and Contents

These materials document Smith's work towards the completion of a doctorate in speech, with former Indiana governor Henry F. Schricker serving as the primary subject. The majority of the series consists of research conducted by Smith, including speech transcripts, newspaper articles, and publications gathered by Smith; research notes and lists of citations written by Smith; and interviews conducted by Smith. The series also contains papers Smith wrote for other classes on the subject of Henry Schricker, progress reports and professor feedback on his dissertation, and grant funding request forms.

The majority of the material were created between 1958 and 1960, when Smith was a Ph.D. student at Purdue. Some publications, news articles, and speech transcripts from the 1920s-1940s are present.

Dates

  • 1921 - 1960
  • Majority of material found within 1958 - 1960

Extent

1.273 Cubic Feet (One cubic foot box, one letter-size half-width manuscript box, one legal-size folder, and one flat folder)

Language of Materials

English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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