Cecil G. Cooley papers
Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 337
Scope and Contents
The Cecil George Cooley papers documents the involvement and accomplishments of Cecil George Cooley who graduated in 1921. There are 3 items in this collection. The items are a leatherbound Gala Week program booklet and a wooden fraternity letter. Also included is a Big Ten Medal of Honor encased in thick plastic to be used as a paperweight. The medal is inscribed "Mens Fervida In Corpore Lacertoso" on the front and "Cecil George Cooley for Scholastic and Athletic Prowess" on the back.
- circa. 1921
Language of Materials
Collection material is in English.
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Material in this collection is in the public domain.
Cecil George Cooley graduated from Purdue University with a Degree of Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in 1921. He was the President of his senior class. He was also part of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity and the Carzeuran of Purdue. Other organizations he was involved in include TBII, Student Council and Varsity Football.
.20 Cubic Feet (3 items in 1 manuscript box)
This collection contains materials that document the life of Cecil George Cooley, in the 1920s. It consists of a 1921 Gala Week booklet, an award for "Scholarship And Athletic Prowess" in the form of a paperweight and a commemorative wooden plaque signifying a fraternity letter.
Collection was donated by Katherine Brown on February 27, 2012,
All materials have been housed in acid-free folders and acid-free boxes.
- Cecil George Cooley papers
- Aarthi Devarajan
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Edition statement
- First Edition.