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Excerpts and Obituaries, 1921-1946

 File — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 20, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1

Scope and Contents

Card with sports figures and "May" on it.

Excerpts from the book, My Maiden Effort, by Gelett Burgess, which includes some of the first writings of Booth Tarkington.

"Booth Tarkington's Death Widely Mourned; Beloved Writer Was Hoosier Born," May 20, 1946, p.1.

"Tarkington Rites Brief and Simple," Lafayette Journal and Courier," May, 1946. "Booth Tarkington," Lafayette Journal and Courier,"May, 1946.

"Booth Tarkington Once Purdue Man," no publication information is available.


  • 1921-1946

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection materials are in English.

Access Information

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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