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Purdue World War I announcements and publications collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 53, Placement: 01
Identifier: MSP 251

Scope and Contents

The Purdue World War I announcements and publications collection contains several publications regarding the assistance Purdue provided to the United States during its involvement in World War I. Other publications within the collection relate to life at Purdue during this period.

Dates

  • 1917 - 1919

Creator

Languages of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Collection materials are in the public domain.

Historical Information

World War I was a global war that began in Europe in 1914 and lasted until 1918.The United States joined the war in 1917 and drafted several million men, including college students.

Extent

0.15 Cubic Feet (Six folders)

Acquisition Information

The exact date and source of acquistion are unknown.

Processing Information

Collection was housed in acid-free folders and box. Rusted staples were removed.

Creator

Title
Purdue World War I announcements and publications collection
Status
Under Review
Author
Jon Hathaway
Date
2017-08-23
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Edition statement
First edition.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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