Esther E. Norton papers
Collection — Box: Communal Collections 10, Placement: 11
Identifier: MSA 181
Scope and Contents
Materials collected by Esther Norton. The collection includes prints of older campus buildings and locations including the entrance, Fowler Hall, the drive way, University Hall, the lion fountain, the library, and the Mechanical Building. Also includes flyer from the First Annual Student Show and a picture of the Zeta Tau Alpha house. Esther Ellis Norton (Purdue class of 1927) served in governmental libraries and became an important benefactor of the Purdue Libraries.
- circa 1924
- Norton, Esther Ellis (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection material is in English.
Collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use Information
Copyright held by Purdue University or original creator. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.
Norton is originally from Lafayette, Indiana and graduated with a BS from Purdue in 1927. While at Purdue, she participated in campus organizations such as Zeta Tau Alpha, the Y.W.C.A., and the Purdue Girls' Club. After graduation, Norton worked in governmental libraries and became an important benefactor of Purdue University. A distinguished professorship in the Purdue University Libraries was named in her honor.
0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)
- Esther E. Norton papers
- In Progress
- Keertana Marella
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- Edition statement
- Second edition. Collection description was first completed 2011-08-08.
- 2020-03-31: Collection description updated by Keertana Marella