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Alton A. Lindsey papers

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MSF 225
The Alton A. Lindsey papers (1921-2000; 0.5 cubic feet) document the life, academic and scientific career, and publication history of Alton A. Lindsey. They feature publications and maps regarding geographical areas Lindsey studied, including the Lindsey Islands in Antarctica, the Ross Biological Reserve in Indiana, and Pine Hills Preserve in Indiana. Some of the ecological papers were authored by scholars other than Lindsey. Types of materials include: vitas, photographs, publications, articles, newsletters, pamphlets, maps, postcards, poetry, licenses, certificates, obituaries, and diplomas.


  • 1921-2000
  • Other: Date acquired: 01/05/1997


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


0.40 Cubic Feet

Arrangement Note

Original order of the materials has been retained.

Source of Acquisition

Alton Lindsey
Method of Acquisition Donation

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Processing Information

Whenever possible, original order of the materials has been retained.  All materials have been housed in polyester sleeves, acid-free folders, and acid-free boxes.
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Revision Statements

  • 09099999: Revised by Michael Maune August 29, 2012

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States