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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.

Dates

  • Other: Dummy Date

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Access Information

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Some material in this collecton are in the public domain, while other material copyrights are held by Purdue University. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.

Historical Information

Purdue University was established in 1869 as the land-grant college for the state of Indiana. The university first held classes in 1874e.

Extent

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
Title
Collection on the Purdue University seal
Status
In Progress
Author
Adelle Rogers
Date
2020-03-27
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Edition statement
Second edition

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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