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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 956 Collections and/or Records:

Video and Multimedia Production Services photos

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 148
Abstract Photographs, slides, and negatives documenting the activities of Purdue’s Video and Multimedia Production Services from 1956 to 1977.
Dates: 1956 - 1977; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1969

Virginia Martin papers, addition 02

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20180801.1
Dates: Majority of material found within 1953, 2018

Virginia Martin papers, addition 03

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 37
Identifier: 20210304

Virginia Martin papers, addition 04

 Unprocessed — Digital folder 2022-020 Virginia Martin papers addition 04
Identifier: 2022-020
Dates: July 7, 2021 and November 17, 2021

W. Wayne Booker papers

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20120309

Walter Chittenden collection

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 20191125

H. L. Watson papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 40, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSF 409
Scope and Contents Notes on Mechanism
Dates: 1914

Wayne A. Cripe collection

 Unprocessed — Box 01
Identifier: 20200117

Wayne Johnson collection of Tarkington Hall materials

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 46
Identifier: 20150918.1

WBAA Photos of Staff and Studio

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 56, Placement: 06, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 263
Scope and Contents The collection includes six black and white photos of WBAA staff and surrounding studio in the 1950's. The collection may be useful for researchers interested in Purdue University and WBAA.
Dates: 1950 - 1957

Francis M. Webster papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 40, Placement: 09
Identifier: MSF 410
Scope and Contents The papers consist of fFour folders containing publications by Francis M. Webster.
Dates: 1880 - 1903

Kenneth M. Weinland papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 40, Placement: 10
Identifier: MSF 411
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two folders which contain articles and publications by Kenneth M. Weinland.
Dates: 1967 - 1978

A. L. Westcott papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 40, Placement: 11
Identifier: MSF 412
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains a bulletin by A. L. Westcott.
Dates: 1913

Wetherill Laboratory of Chemistry records

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 61, Placement: 05
Identifier: UA 136
Scope and Contents The Wetherill Laboratory of Chemistry records contain an information booklet that outlines staff of the Department of Chemistry at the time, their publications, building information, and the dedication ceremony for the new building.
Dates: 1955

Emerson E. White letter book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UA 86
Scope and Contents Letter book of Emerson E. White, Purdue's president from 1876 to 1883, documenting all of White's correspondence from 1877 to 1881.  Includes index of correspondents.  Some pages are faded.
Dates: 1877 - 1882

Morris T. Whitmore papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSA 387
Scope and Contents Morris Whitmore papers document his time working as a buildings appraisor in Chicago, and the daily logs of his time as Constructing Quartermaster Camp Polk and Camp Stewart, 1941, daily personal journal of Major M.T. Whitmore, Constructing Quartermaser, Camp Savannah, Georgia. Includes Apprasial Unit Tables for various Chicago apartment buildings, modern office spaces, and skyscrapers, 1931. This was used by the Board of Assessors, Cook County, IL. Includes information on...
Dates: 1920 - 1941

Travis S. Whitsel papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSA 373
Scope and Contents The Travis S. Whitsel papers include the correspondence of classmates from the Purdue Class of 1911 and other Purdue alumni and staff, documents created during Whitsel's time working for the Purdue Alumni Scholarship Foundation, and six photos of the class of 1911’s 60th reunion. Personal correspondence include letters from Guy Mackey.
Dates: 1938 - 1978

William A. Wallenmeyer papers

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20170202
Dates: circa 1950 - 1993; Majority of material found in 1989 - 1989

William and Bessie Hunter Russell papers

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 44
Identifier: 2022-013

William F. M. Goss papers, addition 01

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 20080611.1

William F. M. Goss papers, addition 03

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 7
Identifier: 20170810.1

William H. C. Higgins III papers

 Collection — Box Box 1
Identifier: MSA 385
Scope and Contents The William H. C. Higgins III papers include personal letters dated from 1925-1929, a Military Manual, Correct Uniforms for Officers catalogue, personal photographs, an olive green shirt, the 1929 commencement program, instructions for thesis preparation for engineering degrees, and Higgins' thesis for his degree in electrical engineering.
Dates: 1925 - 1929

William Nelson collection of Purdue Crew uniforms

 Unprocessed — 1
Identifier: 20210209

Helen Bass Williams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 310
Overview This collection includes documents, correspondence, published materials, photographs, and audio recordings collected and created by Helen Bass Williams that document her personal life, education, and her work as a civil rights activist in the South, educator, and counselor and professor at Purdue University.
Dates: 1915 - 2004; Majority of material found within circa 1960s and 1970s

Carlton A. Wilmore papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 293
Overview This collection contains photographs and ephemera collected by Carlton A. Wilmore during his time at Purdue, as well as some items from after he moved to Alabama.
Dates: 1902 - 1956; Majority of material found within 1902 - 1906