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Steven C. Beering papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA181

Scope and Contents

The Steven C. Beering Papers (1950-2001, 6.5 cubic feet) includes interview transcripts and scripts for Vision for Tomorrow, Beta and VHS tapes of interviews and other material relating to the life and career of Steven Beering, president of Purdue University. The papers include a variety of tapes and DVDs that document activities on the Purdue University campus, relating to events at Westwood, the Black Cultural Center (BCC), and other locations.


  • 1950 - 2001
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1999
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2006


Conditions Governing Access

There are no access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions.


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Arrangement Note

1. Papers, 1999-2001 (1 cubic foot) 2. Tapes, 1950-2001 (5 cubic feet) 3. DVDs, 1950-2001 (.5 cubic feet)

Physical Access Requirements

Collection is located on-site.

Custodial History

Steven Beering donated collection directly to ASC.

Source of Acquisition

Steven Beering

Method of Acquisition


Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

Steven C. Beering Oral History Interview Jane Beering Oral History Interview

Processing Information

The documents are in acid-free file folders with subject headings in alphabetical order. VHS and BETA tapes have been transferred to DVDs for preservation purposes.
Steven C. Beering papers
In Progress
Angela Day
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States