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Span Plan Program records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 38
The Span plan records (1971-2001; 2.3 cubic feet) document the SPAN plan program at Purdue University, Dean of Women office. The collection includes brochures, pamphlets, news releases and other promotional materials which document the advertising that was done for the program. Correspondence, annual reports, and newsletters document the actions of the program and those heavily involved in the Span plan. Types of materials include: correspondence, brochures, pamphlets, news releases, annual reports, newsletters, slides, photographs and audio cassettes. The Records are organized into five series: business papers, correspondence, newsletters, promotional materials and artifacts and audio-visual materials.

Dates

  • 1971-2001
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1980-1996
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2001

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

2.30 Cubic Feet

2.3 cubic feet (3 manuscript boxes, 1 half width manuscript box, 1 flat artifact box) other_unmapped

1.00 mss._boxes

1.00 mss._boxes

1.00 mss._boxes

1.00 mss._boxes

1.00 flat_box

Arrangement Note

1. Business papers, 1970-2001 (0.7 cubic feet) Materials in this series include articles about non-traditional students, organizations at Purdue from which SPAN could recruit members, and information on the various heads of SPAN plan. Materials in the series are arranged chronologically.

2. Correspondence, 1980-1981 (0.2 cubic feet) Materials in this series include memos and letters between SPAN plan administrators and other administrators at Purdue University. The correspondence discusses SPAN plan programming, promotion, and prospective members. Materials in the series are arranged chronologically.

3. Promotional materials, 1971-1999 (0.7 cubic feet) Materials in this series include pamphlets and flyers advertising SPAN plan. These items were presumably mailed to those people deemed eligible in order to get them interested and aware of the program. Materials in the series are arranged chronologically.

4. Newsletters, 1978-1996 (0.2 cubic feet) Materials in this series include SPAN plan newsletters. The newsletters keep participants and administration up-to-date on what the program has accomplished and current events. Materials in the series are arranged chronologically.

5. Artifacts and audio-visual materials, 1982 (0.5 cubic feet) Materials in this series include slides, pins, and audio cassettes.

Source of Acquisition

Peggy E. Marshall, former SPAN Plan director
Method of Acquisition Donation/transfer

Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

multi-part note content

Processing Information

Whenever possible, original order of the materials has been retained. Some materials have been housed in acid-free folders and acid free boxes.
Title
Span Plan Program records
Author
Archive Staff
Date
01/03/2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Revision Statements

  • 09099999: Record revised 6/14/2013 EW. Collectioin identifier updated from UA 12.05.02-1 to UA 38 as of October 24, 2016.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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