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University Archives. Purdue University Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: University Archives
The University Archives preserves materials created through official activities of Purdue University. These records reflect the histories, events, and actions undertaken by university administration, colleges, departments, units, student organizations, and other affiliated groups.

Found in 955 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue Army Reserve Officers Training Corps (AROTC) collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 55
Scope and Contents The Purdue Army Reserve Officers Training Corps collection documents the history of the Army Reserve Officers Training Corps (AROTC) at Purdue University. The collection contains many photographs of the Purdue Army ROTC, focusing on the various commissioning classes and their activities. There are also valuable historical documents, military awards and trophies. Other types of materials include: books, clippings, correspondence, handbooks, manuals, printed material, programs, records and slides.
Dates: 1876 - 2001; Other: Majority of material found within 1970 - 1990

Arthur G. Hansen papers, addition 02

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 14
Identifier: 20101006

Arthur G. Hansen papers, addition 03

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 22
Identifier: 20170808
Dates: April 27, 1971

Asian American and Asian Resource and Cultural Center records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 164
Abstract Clippings, posters, and artifacts documenting activities organized, sponsored or attended by AAARCC.
Dates: 1995 - 2018; Majority of material found within 2013 - 2017

Asian American and Asian Resource and Cultural Center records, addition 01

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20191011
Dates: Majority of material found within 2017 - 2018

Asian American and Asian Resource and Cultural Center records, addition 02

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20191025

Asian American and Asian Resource and Cultural Center records, addition 03

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20191219.2

Asian American and Asian Resources and Cultural Center records, addition 4

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2022-030

C. E. Augustine papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 3, Placement: 07
Identifier: MSA 46
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains a technical paper co-authored by C. E. Augustine.
Dates: 1914

Harvey Austin collection

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 3, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSA 47
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains photocopied newspaper clippings featuring Austin's basketball and track career. (Some articles are not dated.)
Dates: 1950 - 1960

Arthur Avery papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 65, Placement: 03, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSF 517
Scope and Contents The collection consists of black-and-white photos and photo proof sheets of Dr. Avery with kitchen equipment as well as a biographical essay about his tenure at Purdue and in the food industry.
Dates: 1989

Purdue University Department of Aviation Technology records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 12
Scope and Contents The Purdue University Department of Aviation Technology records document the historical background of the department, the Purdue University Airport, and key moments in the history of aviation in Tippecanoe County. Scrapbooks compiled by the department provide a rich collection of photographs and news clippings which highlight key historical moments, individuals, additions of labs and simulators, and aircraft at the Purdue University Airport. Publications among the...
Dates: 1928 - 2010; Other: Majority of material found within 1970 - 1999

George Dealbert Babcock papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 3, Placement: 09
Identifier: MSA 48
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains an article by George De A. Babcock.
Dates: 1915 - 1916

Robert W. Babcock papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 21
Scope and Contents The Robert W. Babcock papers contain numerous lecture notes on Shakespearean plays, along with margin notations by Professor Babcock. The lecture notes are a rich example of Babcock's engaging teaching style.  There are also publications edited by Babcock, who was the first editor for Purdue University.
Dates: 1920 - 1961; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1939

W. F. Baker papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 3, Placement: 10
Identifier: MSA 49
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains articles by W. F. Baker.
Dates: 1912 - 1915

Barbara Elsbury papers, addition 01

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20210210

Ralph O. Barrett collection

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 3, Placement: 11
Identifier: MSA 50
Scope and Contents Certificate of Ralph Orren Barrett's initiation into Alpha Delta Chapter of Theta Chi Fraternity, April 4, 1927.
Dates: 1927

Benjamin Harrison letters

 Collection — Box 2 items
Identifier: UA 48.1
Scope and Contents Two letters from Benjamin Harrison to Purdue President James Smart, 1896
Dates: 1896-1896

William T. Berkshire papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 3, Placement: 12
Identifier: MSA 51
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a lab manual William Berkshire compiled when he was 15 years old, as part of his entrance exam to Purdue University.
Dates: circa 1888

James Berlin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 161
Scope and Contents Papers relating to the career of James Berlin, Professor of English at Purdue University and major figure in the development of cultural studies pedagogy in rhetoric and composition. Materials include NEH Seminar (1977-1979), Teaching Materials (1980-1994), Research Materials (1884-1993), Collegial Correspondence (1979-1992), and Faculty Governance and Community Activism (1985-1993). Included in the Faculty Governance series is a report on "The Status of Women at Purdue and the Need for a Fully...
Dates: 1978 - 1994

Bernard S. Gross collection

 Collection — Box Box 1
Identifier: MSA 386
Scope and Contents Bernard S. Gross collection include one 1932 wool Purdue Jacket.
Dates: Other: 1932

Burton A. Bertenshaw collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSA 377
Scope and Contents Collection contains one item: a decorative cloth souvenir of Tau Beta Pi.
Dates: undated

Amar N. Bery papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 3, Placement: 13
Identifier: MSA 52
Scope and Contents Pamphlet - Indian For The English, by Amar Nath Bery, B.S. E.E. 1905.
Dates: circa 1905

Betty Nelson papers, addition 08

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20140515.3

Betty Nelson Papers, addition 09

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 20200309