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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:

College of Agriculture, Department of Animal Sciences records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 45
Abstract Correspondence, Financial Records, Newsletters, and Reports documenting the history and activities of the Department of Animal Sciences, and its precursors, the Departments of Animal Husbandry, Poultry Husbandry, and Dairy Husbandry.
Dates: 1903-1995; Other: Date acquired: 03/08/2008

College of Agriculture, Department of Botany & Plant Pathology, records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 21
Abstract Correspondence, applicant materials, and reports documenting the history and administration of the Department of Botany & Plant Pathology.
Dates: 1918-1984

College of Agriculture, Department of Entomology, records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 23
Abstract Correspondence and reports documenting the history and administration of the Department of Entomology and Entomology Experiment Station work.
Dates: 1931-1993

College of Agriculture, Department of Food Science, records

 Collection — Box Box 1
Identifier: UA 14
Abstract Reports, directory, and pamphlet pertaining to the Department of Food Science
Dates: 1977-1984; Other: Date acquired: 03/08/2008

College of Agriculture, Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 17
Abstract Correspondence, lantern slides, reports, and other materials documenting the history and administration of the Department of Forestry & Natural Resources.
Dates: circa 1910-1998; Other: Date acquired: 03/08/2008

College of Agriculture Extension reports

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 59
Abstract Annual reports compiled by the Indiana Agricultural Agents and Home Demonstration Agents and beginning in the 1960s, the Cooperative Extension Agents
Dates: 1913 - 1972; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1969; Other: Date acquired: 01/10/2010

Purdue University College of Engineering records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 89
Scope and Contents The Purdue University College of Engineering records document the historical background of the College; included are many historical documents, annual reports, pamphlets, publicity, department brochures, pamphlets, and programs, newsletters, publications, alumni information and various related material.Some items of note are key historical documents from the earliest Purdue Engineering Laboratories, such as the Locomotive and Automobile Test Laboratories. Also included is...
Dates: 1859 - 2013

College of Engineering/Civil/Joint Transportation Research Program, addition 03

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20180301

College of Engineering/Civil/Joint Transportation Research Program, addition 2

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20131104.1
Dates: 1934 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1990s

College of Health and Human Sciences records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 15
Abstract The records contain many historical documents, including 75th and 100th anniversary documents and memorabilia, annual reports, pamphlets, audio visual material, newspaper clippings, publicity, department brochures, newsletters and miscellaneous material.
Dates: 1875-2009

College of Science Awards Programs records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 170
Abstract Materials documenting awards distributed by the College of Science in 2010.
Dates: 2010

College of Science centennial discs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UA 60
Scope and Contents The College of Science Centennial collection includes digitized photographs and video pertaining to the College of Science’s centennial celebrations in 2007. Nine discs include scanned historical photos from the departments of Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Mathematics, and Physics. These photos were used in various centennial events. Additional discs photographs documenting the groundbreaking for Hockmeyer Hall in October 2007, and a December 2007...
Dates: 2007-2009; Other: Date acquired: 04/11/2009

College of Science photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 81
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 07/09/2007

Purdue University College of Science records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 61
Abstract Publications, newsletters, and other materials documenting the history and activities of Purdue University’s College of Science.
Dates: 1886 - 2009

College of Technology records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 22
Abstract Various materials (booklets, annual reports, DVDs)  from departments within the College of Technology
Dates: 1928-2005; Other: Majority of material found in 1980s-2000s

Computer Science Women's Network records

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 47
Identifier: 20150316

Barbara Cook papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 467
Overview The Barbara Cook papers predominantly document Barbara Cook's career in the Dean of Women and Dean of Students office and as professor of education at Purdue University (1956 - 1989), including her leadership roles in Mortar Board and NAWDAC -- National Association of Women Deans, Administrators, and Counselors. Types of material include correspondence, speeches, teaching material, articles and essays, and biographical information.
Dates: 1932 - 2012; Other: Date acquired: 11/04/2009

H. W. Cope papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 5, Placement: 04
Identifier: MSA 75
Scope and Contents The papers consist of an article by H.W. Cope.
Dates: 1925

Harry T. Cory papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 5, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSA 76
Scope and Contents The papers consist of articles written by Harry Cory.
Dates: 1913 - 1916

Charles Cottingham papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 5, Placement: 06
Identifier: MSA 77
Scope and Contents Poetry written by Charles Cottingham, "Engineer, Writer, Lecturer": "William Holmes McGuffey" "To A McGuffey Teacher" "At Birthplace of William Holmes McGuffey" "Tablet in Los Angeles Library" The above appear on the first sheet. On the back of that sheet is a copy of a cable address "Edison, New York," Orange, New York, April 26, 1914 [Thomas A. Edison writes of the harmful effects of cigarettes, and he states, "I employ no person who smokes cigarettes."] "Why Michigan...
Dates: 1942 - 1952

Council of the Sagamores of the Wabash papers

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 22
Identifier: 20180305.2

Council on the Status of Women records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 49
Overview The collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, handouts, newspaper clippings, and electronic media that document the Council on the Status of Women and its activities.
Dates: 1988 - 2012

Purdue University Office of the Registrar, Course Catalogs

 Collection — Digital folder UA00175 Purdue University Course Catalogs
Identifier: UA 175

Anthony B. Cox papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 5, Placement: 07
Identifier: MSA 79
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains two articles by Anthony B. Cox.
Dates: 1924

Charles W. Cox collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 80
Scope and Contents Notebook - Ross Camp, ten weeks of surveying, Summer 1936

Paper presented by Edmund S. Conklin, Professor of Psychology at Indiana University; "Department Management," presented at the State Meeting of the Indiana Chapters of the American Association of University Professors at Purdue University, December 11, 1937. Distributed to the faculty by Edward C. Elliott, January 5, 1937.
Dates: 1936 - 1937