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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 991 Collections and/or Records:

University Hall poster print

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 23
Identifier: 20150713

University Hall records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 151
Scope and Contents The University Hall records contain 1877 dedication ceremony invitations, blueprints for the historical marker erected in 1984, and an information pamphlet sent out to alumni requesting donations to the University.
Dates: 1877 - 1984

University Residences records

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 48
Identifier: 20210128.1

U.S. Naval Training School brochure

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 14
Identifier: 20080301

Dale Van Pelt papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSA 16
Scope and Contents The Dale Van Pelt papers document Van Pelt's time as a student at Purdue University. His notes from a Botany class include small drawings and sketches. The diary includes descriptions of friends, local places, and daily activities. The diary and notes give a sample of early student life at Purdue.
Dates: 1891 - 1892

Vernon T. Hitchcock collection

 Unprocessed — Box 01
Identifier: 20190522.3

Veterinary medicine notebook

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 50
Identifier: 2022-004

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

Virginia Nilles collection on Virginia Claypool Meredith

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 2022-069

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

WBAA Public Radio records, addition 07

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 39
Identifier: 2022-074

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