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Women's Archives. Susan Bulkeley Butler Women's Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: Women's Archives
The Susan Bulkeley Butler Women's Archives collects, preserves, and makes available for research original and rare materials that capture the often overlooked and under-represented stories of women and their communities in Purdue and Indiana's past. Collections include papers, photographs, audio-visual materials, digital media, rare books, and select artifacts documenting women faculty, staff, and students at Purdue University; organizations and programs at Purdue that support women; and significant women and women's organizations in Indiana. The Women’s Archives actively seeks new collections that align with this focus, particularly those that represent women from diverse backgrounds, women of color, women in the LGBTQ+ community, and women who have challenged traditional gender roles. The Purdue Archives and Special Collections established the Women's Archives in 2006 after receiving a generous donation from Susan Bulkeley Butler.

Found in 289 Collections and/or Records:

Helen Gould collection of Purdue dance cards and theater programs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 294
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 41 dance cards, four theater programs and seven Purdue related ephemera and miscellaneous memorabilia from Helen Gould's tenure are a Purdue student, 1922-1926.
Dates: 1922 - 1926; Other: Majority of material found within 1923 - 1924

Zelda Gould collection of Amy Otis Earhart correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 79
Scope and Contents The Zelda Gould collection of Amy Otis Earhart correspondence and photographs documents the thoughts and feelings Amelia Earhart's mother, Amy Otis Earhart, was experiencing after the disappearance of her daughter, and then coming to terms with her fate. Topics also include World War II and the events following the war, politics and elections, current events of the era, hobbies, personal concerns, thank-you notes, among other topics. There are some newspaper clippings about Amelia...
Dates: 1930 - 1950; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1949

Purdue Graduate Dames Club records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 146
Overview The records contain membership information as well as a variety of notes and ephemera documenting the activities of the Purdue University Graduate Dames.  Also included are correspondence and programs for the National University Dames society.
Dates: 1931 - 1964; Majority of material found within 1931 - 1955

Violet B. Haas collection

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 23, Placement: 09
Identifier: MSF 155
Scope and Contents One folder containing a program from the funeral service for Violet Haas.
Dates: 1986

Mabel L. Harlan papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 24, Placement: 01
Identifier: MSF 163
Scope and Contents One folder containing publications by Mabel Harlan.
Dates: 1915 - 1954

Harriet J. Potter residence hall recipes and photographs

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 20110310

Eleanor Harrison collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSA 339
Scope and Contents The Eleanor Harrison collection comprises one leather skin decorated with the letters of "PURDUE," the WAA (Women's Athletic Association) insignia, and the Purdue seal.
Dates: 1942

Elise Hatt papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 7: Series MSA 135, Series 1, Placement: 15
Identifier: MSA 137
Scope and Contents Publication by Hatt through the Department of the Interior, Bureau of Education,"Vocational Education in Geneva, Switzerland," 1924.
Dates: 1924

Heavilon Hall sketch

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 20
Identifier: 20190227

Helen Bosard papers

 Collection — Box Box 1
Identifier: MSA 361
Scope and Contents Papers of Helen Bosard, including letters, photographs, and artifacts relating to her time as a student at Purdue University, and information on the Purdue class of 1918. Please see PDF Finding Aid for collection inventory.
Dates: 1918-1983

Helen M. Gougar pamphlet

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 46
Identifier: 20130516.2
Dates: March 15, 1900

Indiana Extension Homemakers Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 196
Abstract The collection includes papers, publications, artifacts, and a scrapbook, which document the history and activities of the Indiana Extension Homemakers Association, an educational and social group for homemakers in Indiana.
Dates: 1953-2015; Other: Date acquired: 03/04/2014

Indiana Extension Homemakers Association records, addition 03

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 20160306

Indiana Extension Homemakers Association records, addition 04

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 20190621

Jane Hamblin's file on Mortar Board plaques and markers

 Unprocessed — Box office files
Identifier: 20130914

Jane Leaf campaign flyer for student president

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 29
Identifier: 20180725

Janice M. Lauer papers

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20150911
Dates: circa 1967 - 2000s

Janice Voss flag

 Unprocessed — Frame 1
Identifier: 20120406.1

Jean Segar Fox papers

 Unprocessed — Box Box 1
Identifier: 20090319

Jeanne St. Pierre Fisher collection of Purdue publications

 Unprocessed — 1
Identifier: 20210105.1

Jeannette O. Parvis papers

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 20200922

Jewel C. Hardkopf papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 309
Scope and Contents Papers of Jewel Hardkopf, including manuscripts, correspondence, teaching notes, printed material and related documents. Materials primarily relate to teaching; some materials relate to Lillian Gilbreth. Please see PDF Finding Aid for collection inventory.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Jill P. May papers

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20100827
Dates: circa 1950 - present

Jill P. May papers, addition 01

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20110523.1
Dates: circa 1940 - present

Joan Minton Christopher papers

 Collection — Box Box 1
Identifier: MSA 250
Scope and Contents The Joan Minton Christopher papers (1968-1970; 0.4 cubic feet) documents her undergraduate years at Purdue University during the late 1960s. The collection contains tickets from Purdue Convocations events, as well as basketball and football tickets. Christopher’s green WRX Club beanie, several programs from Purdue events, a box of matches from the Purdue National Bank, and a photo of Joan Minton Christopher from 1968 are also included.
Dates: 1968-1970; Other: Majority of material found in 1968; Other: Date acquired: 01/10/2011