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Elliott Hall of Music records

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 60, Placement: 13
Identifier: UA 125
The Elliott Hall of Music records contain information about the building dedication in 1940, past performances, brochures, and a safety plan for the building drafted in 1960.

Dates

  • 1940 - 1990

Creator

Languages of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Copyright held by Purdue University.

Extent

0.15 Cubic Feet (Five folders)

Historical Information

The Hall of Music was dedicated on May 3 and 4, 1940. The facility seats 6,148 people, one of the largest auditoriums in the world at the time of its opening. It was renamed in honor of Purdue President Edward C. Elliott in 1958.
Source: Purdue University Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes

Acquisition Information

Source and date of acquisition are unknown.

Processing Information

Collection housed in acid-free folders.

Creator

Title
Elliott Hall of Music records
Status
completed
Author
Jon Hathaway
Date
2017-09-18
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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