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Glenn L. Jenkins papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 195

Scope and Contents

The Glenn L. Jenkins Papers (1892-1992; 3 Cubic ft.) document the life and career of Glenn Jenkins, Dean of the School of Pharmacy at Purdue University from 1941 to 1966. Types of materials include correspondence, photographs, manuscripts, artifacts, patents, certificates, degrees, printed material and an interview transcript.


  • 1892 - 1992
  • Majority of material found within 1921 - 1976
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2004


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no access restrictions on this collection.


4.167 Cubic Feet (Four cubic feet boxes)

Arrangement Note

The Papers are divided into four series: 1. Publications and Addresses 2. Awards and Honors 3. Photographs 4. Miscellaneous Files.

Physical Access Requirements

The collection is stored offsite; 24 hours notice is required to access the collection.

Source of Acquisition

Purdue University Pharmacy Library

Method of Acquisition


Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

Oral history interview conducted July 10, 1972, located within MSO 2, Purdue Office of Publications Oral History Program collection.

Separated Materials

Photographs of Glenn Jenkins were removed and placed in the Purdue Photograph File under "Faculty: Jenkins, Glenn.
Glenn L. Jenkins papers
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Joanne Mendes
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Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States