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Stockton family collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 17
Identifier: MSA 22

Scope and Contents

Materials relating to Purdue alumni James W. Stockton and Ann Stockton, 1919-1947. Includes one postcard of Theta Xi house at Purdue University, one report card for James W. Stockton, and one newspaper clipping on Ann Stockton's injury in the Purdue bleachers collapse.


  • 1919-1947
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/04/2008

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


0.10 Cubic Feet

3 items other_unmapped

1.00 Cubic Feet

Arrangement Note

Materials have been placed in chronological order.

Custodial History

Ellen Griffith is a descendant of James W. Stockton and Ann Stockton. Transferred from her custody to the archives in 2008.

Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ellen Griffith, 2008

Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

Oral history interview conducted October 29, 1986, located within MSO 2, Purdue Office of Publications Oral History Program collection.

Separated Materials

Purdue yearbooks, brochures, and related publications filed with other Purdue publications in archives. Artifacts relating to Purdue history filed with Purdue artifacts.

Other Descriptive Information

Part of newspaper article is missing; continued on another page, and that page is not with the main page.
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Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States