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Charles C. Roberts photographs

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 2, Placement: 01
Identifier: MSA 39

Scope and Contents

The Charles C. Roberts photographs (1946-1949; 0.25 cubic feet) documents Roberts’ student and family life as a student at Purdue University from 1946-1949. Included in the collection are photographs of campus buildings such as Cary Quad, Purdue Memorial Union, Hovde Hall and Heavilon Hall. Also included in the collection are photographs of students wearing the Senior Cords. Among the photographs are images of Roberts' family and home life.


  • 1946 - 1949
  • Other: Date acquired: 01/02/2009


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public.


0.075 Cubic Feet

Arrangement Note

Original order of the collection has been maintained.

Custodial History

Donated by Charles C. Roberts to Purdue Perspective. Subsequently sent to the ASC.

Source of Acquisition

Charles C. Roberts via Julie Rosa

Method of Acquisition

Donated by Charles C. Roberts on February 1, 2009

Related Materials

Purdue Customs and Traditions collection

Processing Information

Items have been removed from the original photo album for preservation purposes.
Charles C. Roberts photographs
In Progress
Shauna Borger
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States