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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 717 Collections and/or Records:

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

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.

College of Agriculture, Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 155
Abstract Correspondence, Programs, and other materials documenting the history, administration, and activities of the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture and its predecessor, the Department of Horticulture.

College of Agriculture, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Science records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 75
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two annual reports from the College of Agriculture, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Science from June 1982 and June 1984.

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

College of Agriculture, International Programs in Agriculture, records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 69
Abstract Correspondence, meeting minutes, research proposals, reports, memorandums, mailing lists, requisition forms, event programs, financial records, and newsletters documenting the history, administration, and activities of the College of Agriculture’s International Programs in Agriculture.

College of Agriculture, Short and Winter Course records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 70
Abstract Announcements, correspondence, directories, financial statements, grade sheets, memorandums, programs, reports, and other materials documenting the history, administration, and activities of Short and Winter Courses offered by Purdue University’s College of Agriculture.

College of Civil Engineering, Joint Transportation Research Program collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 47
Scope and Contents The College of Engineering/Civil/Joint Transportation Research Program collection (1920-2007; 3.55 cubic feet and one oversize photograph) documents the history of the Joint Highway Research Project, which was formed in 1937, and later became known as the Joint Transportation Research Program. The collection also contains items from the Purdue Civil Engineering Department, prior to 1937; numerous photographs, including 301 photographs and notations about the educational background of graduate...

College of Education records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 16.0
Abstract The records contain a key historical document, which contains information on the first sixty years of Teacher Education at Purdue University (1908-1968), along with memorabilia from Purdue University College of Education’s 15th Anniversary celebration.  Also included are annual reports, department brochures, documents, educational studies, issues of Purdue University College of Education Magazine, newsletters, pamphlets and reports.

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...

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.

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...

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.

College of Technology records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 22
Abstract Various materials (booklets, annual reports, DVDs)  from departments within the College of Technology

Computer Science Women's Network records

 Unprocessed — Box Communal Accessions 47
Identifier: 20150316

H. W. Cope papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 5, Placement: 04
Identifier: MSA 75
Scope and Contents Cope, H. W. (1926). Engineering Achievements During 1925. Westinghouse Electric News, vol. 12, no. 1, January, pp. 2-3, 9-13.

Harry T. Cory papers

 Collection — Box Communal Collections 5, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSA 76
Scope and Contents Cory, H.T. (1913). Irrigation and River Control in the Colorado River Delta. Transactions of the ASCE, Paper No. 1270, vol. LXXVI, p. 1204-1453.

Cory, H.T. (1916). Water Supply of the San Francisco-Oakland Metropolitan District. Transactions of the ASCE, Paper No. 1352, vol. LXXX, p. 1-87.

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...

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.

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.

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.