Glennard Miller photo album
Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSA 348
Scope and Contents
The Glennard Miller scrapbook contains 24 pages of photographs affixed to black paper documenting student life at Purdue in the late 1910s and early 1920s. Images include campus scenes, student activities, sporting events, military band, and steam engine lab, as well as photographs documenting the incident of Harry Weinshank being run off campus by his classmates for repeatedly impersonating a military officer.
- 1914 - 1921
- Miller, Glennard Earl, 1894-1988 (Person)
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.
Glennard Earl Miller of Converse, Indiana, graduated from Converse High School in 1914 then enlisted in Purdue University. He left school to serve in World War I, then returned to campus and graduated in 1921 with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering.
0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)
Collection donated by Jon Hamilton on January 27, 2012.
Existence and Location of Copies
Digital reproductions of materials are available for research use. See our digital collections database e-Archives: Glennard Miller photo album
The pages of the scrapbook are loose. Each page was placed in a protective sleeve and the collection housed in an acid-free folder.
- Glennard Miller photo album
- Adriana Harmeyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Edition statement
- First edition.
- 2017-12-04: Collection description updated by Adriana Harmeyer