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University Archives. Purdue University Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: University Archives
The University Archives preserves materials created by or related to Purdue University, faculty, staff, students, alumni, and associated organizations.

Found in 1407 Collections and/or Records:

Women in Engineering Program records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 7
Scope and Contents The Women in Engineering Program records (1935-2012; 1.85 cubic feet) documents the creation of the program, as well as its activities and successes.  Also included in the collection is information on Dr. Lillian Gilbreth and the first woman to graduate in engineering at Purdue, Martha Dicks Stevens.  The records reflect the growth of the program over the years as well as the substantial increases in the number of women engineers that were attributed to the program.  The collection would be...
Dates: 1935-2012; Other: Majority of material found in 1970-2000; Other: Date acquired: 11/06/2012

"Women of Purdue - Advancing the Spirit of Giving" videocassette

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 53
Identifier: 2023-021

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 63
Scope and Contents The Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program records documents the creation, evolution, and activities of the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program (known as Women’s Studies Program until 2013) through administrative records and other materials produced by the program. The recprds also include as well as reference material, such as clippings and publications, collected by members of the department. Of particular interests to researchers may be the meeting minutes and departmental...
Dates: 1950 - 2013; Majority of material found within 1979 - 2013

Woodrow Wilson letters

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 73, Placement: 3
Identifier: UA 49.1
Scope and Contents Two letters from U.S. President Woodrow Wilson to Purdue President Winthrop Stone, 1899-1900.
Dates: 1899-1900

Woody Herrmann collection

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 38
Identifier: 20191003

World's Fair Purdue Alumni Registers collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UA 161
Scope and Contents The World's Fair Purdue Alumni Registers collection contains three registers from the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, Panama Pacific International Exposition, and Century of Progress World's Fair showcases. Alumni that visited the fairs were encouraged to sign the registers. Notable signatures include Eulora Miller, Purdue's first female graduate, in the Panama Pacific register and President Theodore Roosevelt in the Louisiana Purchase Exposition register.
Dates: April 30, 1904 - October 31, 1934

Lester Yoder papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 41, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSF 422
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains an article, "Urethanes From Chlorine-Substituted Secondary and Teriary Alcohols," by Lester Yoder.
Dates: 1923