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Collection on the Purdue University seal

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 119

Scope and Contents

The collection on the Purdue University seal documents the evolution of the seal (griffin brand or logo). Materials include correspondence, articles, printed ephemera, artifacts, and Purdue publications, including publications from World War II such as "Purdue serves because Purdue was prepared: Purdue University in the war" by Thomas R. Johnston and a Purdue Alumnus issue from 1943.


  • Other: Dummy Date

Access Information

Collection is open for research.


1.40 Cubic Feet (1 mss box, 5 flat boxes)

Related Materials

MSF 474, Albert J. Gowen papers

Related Publications

Purdue Crest: a visual history / by Michael Horoho located in Archives & Special Collections - Purdue History call # 929.82 H785p 1992
Collection on the Purdue University seal
In Progress
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States