Murphy Family papers
Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MSA 273
Scope and Contents
The Murphy Family Papers (1916-1929, 1999; 0.5 cubic ft.) document the student life and activities of Rosemary Murphy and Mary Marguerite Murphy during their school days at Purdue University. Subject areas include women's sports at Purdue University (basketball, soccer, track), the Purdue "We Girls Rifle Team," physical education for women students at Purdue, and the various fraternities, sororities, honors and athletic societies to which the Murphy women belonged. The bulk of the papers were created by Rosemary Murphy and relate to her athletic activities on campus.
- Other: Majority of material found in 1925-1929
- Other: Date acquired: 01/05/2007
- Murphy, Rosemary Anne (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
There are no access restrictions on this collection.
Conditions Governing Use
There are no use restrictions on this collection.
0.40 Cubic Feet
The Papers are comprised of two series: I. Rosemary Murphy Papers (6 folders; artifacts); II. Mary Marguerite Murphy Papers (1 folder)
Physical Access Requirements
Collection is located on-site.
Source of Acquisition
James E. Bognar
Method of Acquisition
Papers donated May 25, 2005 by James E. Bognar of South Bend, Indiana (a relative of the Murphy's).
Existence and Location of Originals
multi-part note content
- Murphy Family papers
- Sammie Morris
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description