Purdue World War II announcements and publications collection
Collection — Box: Communal Collections 53, Placement: 02
Identifier: MSP 252
Scope and Contents
The Purdue World War II announcements and publications collection contains several publications regarding Purdue's contributions to the United States Military during World War II. Accelerated wartime course syllabi and other class information offered to those planning on joining the military are located in the collection.
- 1941 - 2006
- Purdue University (Organization)
Languages of Materials
Collection material is in English.
The collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use Information
Material in this collection is in the public domain. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.
World War II was a global war that began in Europe in 1939 and lasted until 1945. The United States entered the war in December of 1941.
0.125 Cubic Feet (Five folders)
Technical Access Information’
Audio cassette and compact disc must be migrated to a digital format before use. Contact Purdue University Archives and Special Collections if interested in using this material.
Exact date and source of acquisition for the marjority of materials are unknown. The file "Purdue Goes to War and Poultry School on the Air" was donated in 2006 by James M. Turley.
Collection was housed in acid-free folders and box. Rusted staples were removed.
- Purdue World War II announcements and publications collection
- Jon Hathaway and Keertana Marella
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Edition statement
- Second edition. Collection description was first completed 2017-08-23.
- 2020-04-29: Collection description updated by Keertana Marella