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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.

Dates

  • 1941 - 2006

Creator

Languages of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

This collection is in the public domain.

Historical Information

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.

Extent

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.

Acquisition Information

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.

Processing Information

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

Creator

Title
Purdue World War II 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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