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Heavilon Hall records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 123
The Heavilon Hall records contain invitations to the building's original dedication in 1892. A document describing restoration efforts after a damaging fire as well as the blueprints of the planned renovations can also be found in the collection.

Dates

  • 1892 - 1898

Creator

Languages of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Collection material is in the public domain.

Extent

0.075 Cubic Feet (Three folders)

Historical Information

Heavilon Hall, originally known as the Engineering Laboratory, was dedicated in January 1894 and burned to the ground four days later. Restoration efforts were made to the building and machinery contained within the building. Blueprints for the remodel were drafted and published in 1898. Renamed Heavilon Hall in 1956. Currently the building houses the Departments of English and Speech, and the Speech and Hearing Clinic along with other related activities such as debating, developmental reading, and research in speech and hearing disorders.

Acquisition Information

Source and date of acquisition are unknown.

Processing Information

The collection is housed in an acid-free folders.

Creator

Title
Heavilon Hall records
Status
completed
Author
Jon Hathaway
Date
2017-09-15
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

Contact:
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