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Purdue University Office of Marketing and Media photographs collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 62

Scope and Contents

The Purdue University Office of Marketing and Media photographs collection (1865-2011) visually documents Purdue campus life, physical spaces, and events. The collection includes approximately 50 years of photographs and negatives taken of various campus schools, departments, people, and organizations by the Office of Marketing and Media. The collection also includes photographs and negatives collected by the Office of Marketing and Media documenting the nearly 100 years of Purdue's history prior to their own productions. This collection would be useful to anyone interested in Purdue's institutional history, especially as it relates to the university's own efforts to viaully preserve particular moments and events. Types of materials include: photographic prints, negatives, slides, and compact discs. Please contact archives staff for a more detailed inventory.

Dates

  • 1865 - 2011
  • Majority of material found within 1965 - 2010
  • Other: Date acquired: 12/07/2011

Language of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

Collection is open for research. One item in Series 1 containing confidential information is restricted.

Copyright and Use Information

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

Historical Information

This collection includes photographic negatives, slides, prints, and compact discs produced by the Purdue University Office of Marketing and Media documenting Purdue campus life, physical spaces, and events.

Beginning in the 1970s, Purdue's Office of Marketing and Media implemented a categorizational/organizational schema to help identify the contents of their extensive photographic collection. In most cases, this schema was maintained throughout the processing of this collection. The 1993 version can be found below: 1    ACADEMIC SCHOOLS     10    SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY                 10.0              General                 10.1              Aviation Technology                 10.2              Construction Technology                 10.3              Electrical Technology                 10.4              Industrial Education                 10.5              Mechanical Engineering Technology                 10.6              Technical Graphics                 10.7              Supervision                 10.8              Office of Manpower Studies                 10.9              Computer Technology                 10.10            Statewide Technology   11    AGRICULTURE                 11.0    General                 11.1        Agricultural Economics                 11.2        Agricultural Engineering                 11.3        Agronomy                 11.4        Animal Sciences                 11.5        Biochemistry                 11.6        Botany and Plant Pathology                 11.7        Horticulture                 11.8        Forestry and Natural Resources                 11.9        Entomology                 11.10    State Fair                 11.11    International Programs                 11.12    Food Science     12    ENGINEERING                 12.0        General                 12.1        Aeronautics and Astronautics                 12.2        Chemical Engineering                 12.3        Civil Engineering                         12.31    Joint Highway Research (HERPIC)                         12.32    Road School                         12.33    Construction Engr. and Management                 12.4        Electrical Engineering                 12.5        Industrial Engineering                 12.6        Mechanical Engineering                 12.7        Materials Engineering                 12.8        Nuclear Engineering                 12.9        Interdisciplinary Engineering Studies                 12.10    Engineering Centers                         12.100  General                         12.101  Biomedical Engineering Center                         12.102  Energy Engineering                         12.103  Environmental Engineering Center                         12.104  Center for Information & Numerical Data & Synthesis (CINDAS)                         12.105  Transportation  Engineering Center                         12.106  Laboratory for Application  of Remote Sensing (LARS)                         12.107  Herrick Laboratories                         12.108  Thermal Sciences and Propulsion Center                         12.109  Laboratory of Renewable Resources Engineering (LORRE}                         12.110  Computer-Integrated Design. Manufacturing & Automation (CIDMAC)                         12.111  Technical Assistance Program                         12.112  Business Industrial Development Center     13    GRADUATE SCHOOL                 13.0        General                 13.1        Graduate Students Association     14    CONSUMER AND FAMILY SCIENCES                 14.0        General                 14.1        Consumer Sciences and Retailing                 14.2        Foods and Nutrition                 14.3        Restaurant, Hotel and Institutional Management                 14.4        Child Development and Family Studies     15    SCHOOL OF LIBERAL ARTS                 15.0        General, C-SPAN Archives                 15.1        Creative Arts                 15.2        Audiology and Speech Sciences                         15.20    General                         15.21    Speech and Hearing Clinic                 15.3        Africana Studies & Research Center & Black Student Programs                 15.4        [Formerly used for Education--See 15E]                 15.5        Political Science                 15.51    History                 15.52    Philosophy                 15.6        Foreign Languages and Literatures                 15.7        Physical Education, Health and Recreation Studies                 15.8        Sociology and Anthropology                 15.81    Psychology Sciences                 15.9        Communication     15E  SCHOOL OF EDUCATION     16    KRANNERT SCHOOL                 16.0        General                 16.1        Economics                 16.2        Management                 16.3        Organizational Behavior/Human Resources Management                 16.4        Graduate Programs                 16.5        Undergraduate Programs     17    PHARMACY, NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES                 17.0        General                 17.1        Pharmacy and Pharmacal Sciences                         17.10    Administration                         17.11    Pharmacy Practice                         17.12    Pharmaco1ogy and Toxicology                         17.13    Trace Level Research Institute                         17.14    Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy                         17.15    Industrial and Physical Pharmacy                 17.2        Nursing                 17.3        Health Sciences     18    SCIENCE                 18.0        General                 18.1        Biological Sciences                 18.2        Chemistry                 18.31    Mathematics                 18.32    Computer Sciences                 18.33    Statistics                 18.4        Physics                 18.5        University Computing Center                 18.6        Earth and Atmospheric Sciences     19    VETERINARY MEDICINE                 19.0        General                 19.1        Clinics                 19.2        Center for Paralysis Research 2    CONTINUING EDUCATION. REGIONAL CAMPUSES     20    CONTINUING  EDUCATION  ADMINISTRATION                 20.1      Leadership Lafayette     21    CIS. TELECOMMUNlCATION CENTER, WBAA, IHETS     22    REGIONAL CAMPUSES                 22.0      Regional Campus Administration                 22.1      Calumet                 22.2        Fort Wayne                 22.3        IUPUI                 22.4        North Central Campus                 22.5        Guest-Host Programs     23    CONTINUING EDUCATION                 23.0        General                 23.1        Evening Classes                 23.2      Conferences                 23.3        Insurance Marketing Institute                 23.4        Special Programs and Institutes     24     25 3    UNIVERSITY ADMINISTRATION     30    GENERAL ADMINISTRATION                 30.0        General                 30.1        University Memberships                 30.2        University Associations     31    BUSINESS OFFICE, VICE PRESIDENT AND TREASURER                 31.0        General                 31.1        Business Manager                 31.2        Budget                 31.3        Purchasing Svcs./Transportation Svcs.                 31.4        Service Enterprises     32    PERSONNEL SERVICES     33    PRESIDENT'S OFFICE                 33.0        General                 33.1        Commencement                 33.2        Honorary Degrees                 33.3        Trustees                 33.4        Legislature                 33.5        Indiana Commission  for Higher Education                 33.6        Executive VP for Academic Affairs                 33.7        Affirmative Action                 33.8        Intercollegiate Athletics                 33.9        C.I.C. (Big 10)                 33.10    VP State Relations                 33.11    VP Human Relations     34    CAMPUS DEVELOPMENT AND PHYSICAL PLANT (BUILDINGS)                 34.0        General                 34.1        Police, Safety and Security                 34.2        Recycling     35    UNIVERSITY PLACEMENT SERVICE     36    FACULTY ADMINISTRATION                 36.0        General                 36.1        University Senate                 36.2        Distinguished Professors                 36.3        Faculty Awards     37    UNIVERSITY RELATIONS AND UNIVERSITY DEVELOPMENT                 37.0        General                 37.1        University Relations                 37.2        University News Service                 37.3        Office  of  Publications                 37.5        President's Council                 37.6        Community Relations                 37.7        Purdue Parents Association                 37.8        Visitors Information Center                 37.9        University  Development  Office     38    LIBRARIES                 38.0        General                 38.1        Purdue University Press 4    STUDENT AFFAIRS     40    STUDENT SERVICES                 40.0        General                 40.1        Dean of Students                 40.101  Adaptive Programs                 40.2        Foreign Students                 40.3        Counseling  Services                 40.4        Span Plan                 40.5        RegIstrar                 40.6        Admissions, Orientation                 40.7        Bursar                 40.8        Student Hospital     41    ENROLLMENT     42    DISTINGUISHED STUDENTS     43    INTRAMURAL ATHLETICS AND RECREATIONAL ACIVITIES     44     45    STUDENT FINANCIAL AIDS     46     47    STUDENT HOUSING, HOUSING ACTIVITIES                 47.0        General                 47.1        University Residence Halls                 47.2        Fraternities                 47.3        Sororities                 47.4        Co-ops, Student Cooperative Association  (SCA)                 47.5        Married Student Housing                 47.6        Off-Campus Housing     48    STUDENT ACTIVITIES                 48.0        General                 48.1        Student Association                 48.2        Student Union                 48.3        Service and Professional Organizations                 48.4        Religious Services                 48.5        Honorary Societies                 48.6        Student Publications                 48.7        Athletic Booster Groups                 48.8        Grand Prix Foundation                 48.9        Old Masters                 48.10    Black Cultural Center     49    PURDUE MUSICAL ORGANIZATIONS—BANDS                 49.0        General                 49.1        Purdue Bands                 49.2        Glee Club, Purduettes, University Choir, Coed Choral Club 5    UNIVERSITY GROUPS     50    UNIVERSITY SOCIETIES, CHAPTERS, HONORARIES (STAFF, FACULTY)                 50.0        General                 50.1        Retirees                 50.2        American Association  of University .Professors                 50.3        Sigma Xi                 50.4        PEFCU-Credit  Union                 50.5        Purdue Women's Club     51    CONVOCATIONS, THEATRE, SPECIAL EVENTS                 51.0        General                 51.1        Convocations and Student Concerts                 51.2        University Theatre     52    MEMORIAL UNION/STEWART CENTER     53    MILITARY ORGANIZATIONS                 53.0        General                 53.1        Navy                 53.2        Air Force                 53.3        Army     55    PURDUE RESEARCH FOUNDATION                 55.0        General                 55.1        Purdue Industrial Research Park                 55.2        Division of Sponsored Programs     56    PURDUE  AIRPORT, GENERAL AVIATION     57    INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDY AND RESEARCH                 57.0        General                 57.1        Cancer Research Center                 57.2        Environmental Health Institute                 57.3        Natural Resources Research Institute                 57.4        Center for Public Policy and Public Administration                 57.5        International Education and Research Center     58    ALUMNI                 58.0        Alumni Association                 58.1        Homecoming                 58.2        Distinguished Alumni                 58.3        Gala Week                 58.4        Alumni Foundation     59    FOREIGN PROGRAMS 6              MISCELLANEOUS     60    GENERAL MISCELLANEOUS/HISTORICAL                 60.1 West Lafayette. Lafayette, Community     61    OBITUARIES                 61.0        General                 61.1        Staff                 61.2        Students                 61.3        Alumni                 61.4        Other     62    WOMEN'S INTERESTS     63    ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVITIES     70    PUBLICATIONS     80    OUTREACH PROGRAMS

Extent

167.12 Cubic Feet (One hundred one containers = 45.62 cubic feet in vault :: Six cabinets of compact discs = 121.5 cubic feet stored off-site)

Source of Acquisition

Collection donated by Office of Marketing and Media (Mark Simons).

Processing Information

Whenever possible, original order of the materials has been retained. All materials have been housed in acid-free folders and acid-free boxes. High-use materials have been housed in polyester sleeves as appropriate.
Title
Purdue University Office of Marketing and Media photographs collection
Status
In Progress
Author
Saad Mukhtar
Date
2019-01-14
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English
Edition statement
First edition.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States
765-494-2839