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Emery D. Middleton papers

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MSA 300

Scope and Contents

The Emery D. Middleton Papers (1930-1933; .25 cubic feet), contains personal belongings of Middleton during his time as a student at Purdue.  The collection includes grades, printed material, a ticket stub for a 1934 football game between Purdue and Indiana University, and a map of Lafayette and West Lafayette.  The collection also includes photos of the Sigma Pi fraternity house, members of the fraternity, and the cook and house mother.


  • 1930 - 1934
  • Other: Date acquired: 10/06/2011


Language of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Copyright held by Purdue University. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.

Biographical Information

Emery D. Middleton was from Princeton, IN and was a Purdue graduate, class of 1933 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.  He was a member of Sigma Pi fraternity, serving as chapter president in 1933, a member of the Scabbard and Blade military honor society and was part of the Senior Pan-Hellenic Council.

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0.182 Cubic Feet (One letter-size half-width manuscript box)

Source of Acquisition

Anne M. Schneider; daughter of Emery D Middleton
Emery D. Middleton papers
In Progress
Benjamin W. Thompson and Keertana Marella
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Edition statement
Second edition. Collection description was first completed 2015-12-12.

Revision Statements

  • 2020-04-22: Collection description updated by Keertana Marella

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 Mitch Daniels Boulevard
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States