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Box Communal Collections 3

 Container

Contains 40 Collections and/or Records:

Exponent Article, 1928

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 01, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents "E. M. Allen," The Purdue Exponent, vol. XXXIX, no. 196, May 9, 1928, p.1.

Publications, 1909-1928

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 02, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Apostol, Silverio, Camus, Jose S. (1909). Corn Culture. Circular No. 17, The Government of the Philippine Islands, Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Bureau of Agriculture.Apostol, Silverio (1909). Rice in the Philippines. [no other publication information available]Apostol, Silverio (1909). Additional Notes On Rice Culture. The Philippine Agricultural Review, vol. II, no. 7, pp. 379-380.Apostol, Silverio (1909). Report On Rice Cultivation In...

H.M. Appleman autobiography, 1960

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 03, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents The collection consists of an autobiography written in 1960.

William Arganbright letter

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 04, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one letter written by William E. Arganbright to Dr. Robert L. Thompson, Dean of Agriculture, September 9, 1991. [letter written about some of his experiences while a Purdue student, from the perspective of a ninety-seven year old man]

Theta Chi Certificate, 1927

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 11, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Certificate of Ralph Orren Barrett's initiation into Alpha Delta Chapter of Theta Chi Fraternity, April 4, 1927.

Lab Manual

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a lab manual William Berkshire compiled when he was 15 years old, as part of his entrance exam to Purdue University.

Indian for the English pamphlet

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 13, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Pamphlet - Indian For The English, by Amar Nath Bery, B.S. E.E. 1905.

Photocopies of letters and schedule card

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 14, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents The Jack L. Beckett papers include photocopies of several letters written by Beckett while an undergraduate student at Purdue. The collection also includes a copy of Beckett's schedule card from 1942. Jack L. Beckett earned a BS in Metallurgical Engineering in 1943. During some of his time at Purdue, Beckett lived at Cary House. His letters include observations about the effects of World War II on Purdue’s campus, especially campus housing and services. They also comment on Purdue’s curriculum...

John R. Bittner career documentation and photographs

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 16, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Two back and white photographs of John R. Bittner, circa 1997 "Faculty Footnotes - John Bittner," The UNC Journalist, Wintter 1997, p.5. The International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England - entry, Bittner, John Robert, circa 1997. Curriculum Vitae, John R. Bittner, 2002.

Alumni Association Lifetime Membership, 1920

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 18, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Receipt - Purdue Alumni Association Life Membership, 1920 [Initialed "Paid HGL," by Harry G. Leslie, '04, who was executive director of the Association at that time, and who later was elected Governor of Indiana]

A Few Inside Glimpses Of Student Life At "Perdoo"

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 19, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Greenwalt, Charles E. (1906). A Few Inside Glimpses Of Student Life At "Perdoo" From The Sketch Book of Greenawalt. [no other publication information available]

Correspondence

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 21, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Typed versions of thirteen letters that Lieutenant Julius L. Born wrote home to his parents while stationed in France during World War I.

Purdue University calendar, 1917

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 05, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1

Photographs of Purdue University Campus Scenes/Student Life, 1937-1942

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 17, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents [u]Item[/u] 1. “Corps Day,” 1937 [cadets on open field] 2. “Corps Day,” 1937 [cadets on open field] 3. Cars on State Street, two buildings in background, circa 1938 4. University Hall, snow on ground, 1938 5. Mechanical Engineering Building, snow on ground, 1938 6. Mechanical Engineering Building, circa 1938-1942 7. Photograph with notation, “Hinricks,” “Hagins,” 1939 [two campus buildings in background] 8. Women’s Residence Hall South, circa 1938-1942 [notation “Where Roberta...

Schedule Card, Buttons and Nametag, 1938-1942

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 17, Folder: 2
Identifier: Folder 2
Scope and Contents [b]Folder 2 [/b][i]Schedule Card,[/i][i]Buttons and Nametag[/i] [u]Item[/u] 1. Class schedule card for Roberta Craig (Bitzer), circa 1938-1942 2. Class of ’42 buttons [2 buttons] 3. Nametag, “Art Bitzer, President’s Council, Purdue University,” undated

Technical Paper, 1914

 Series — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 07, Folder: 1
Identifier: Series 1
Scope and Contents Augustine, J. K., Frazer, J. C. W., Augustine, C. E. (1914). Factors Governing The Combustion Of Coal In Boiler Furnaces: A Preliminary Report. Technical Paper 63, Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines. Washington, D. C.: Government Printing Office.

Newspaper Clippings, 1950-1960

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 08, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Clippings:"Austin's Record Jump Paces 11 Bison Olympic Winners," by Tony Wurzer, Buffalo Evening News, 1950 [no additional publication information available]Two Yale Cup Records Fall, Austin Scores 46; East Wins, 95-76," by Phil Ranallo, Buffalo Courier-Express, Wednesday, February 14, 1951, p. 16."3 1/2-Points-a-Minute Pace Shatters 2 Scoring Marks," by Mike Calandra, circa 1951 [no publication information available]Emerson Sets Team Mark: Eagles...

Article, 1915-1916

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 09, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Babcock, George De. A. (1915-1916). Exact Control of Manufacture, Purdue Engineering Review, No. 12, pp. 15-27.

Articles, 1912-1915

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Baker, W. F., Miller, F. A. (1912). The Potency Of First Year Cultivated Digitalis Leaves As Indicated By Physiological Assay, Reprinted from Original Communications, Eighth International Congress of Applied Chemistry, vol. XVII, pp. 51-55.Baker, W. F. (1913). How Far Variations In Frogs Can Be Obviated By The Use Of Ouabain, Lilly Scientific Bulletin, Series 1, no. 3, pp. 71-79.Baker, W. F. (1915). Some Factors In Drug Absorption In Frogs, The Lilly Scientific Bulletin,...

Purdue Memorabilia, 1945-1948

 File — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 15, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Rush Handbook, Panhellenic Council, Purdue University, 1945-46.Programs - Purdue Student Union present Varsity Varieties, May 3, 1945 and January 25, 1946.Program - Purdue University Eighty-first Commencement, Sunday, October Twenty-eigth, 1945, Hall of Music, Lafayette, Indiana."Sarge" Biltz menu, circa 1947.Sheet Music - "Back To Old Purdue"Program - Purdue University Sing, Saturday, May 12, 1945.Booklet - Spring Prom,...

Ralph O. Barrett collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 11
Identifier: MSA 50
Scope and Contents Certificate of Ralph Orren Barrett's initiation into Alpha Delta Chapter of Theta Chi Fraternity, April 4, 1927.

Albert Atherton's Purdue University calendar

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSA 267
Scope and Contents The Albert Atherton Purdue University calendar (1917; 0.1 cubic feet) is a monthly calendar which features photographs of the Purdue University campus, along with the dates for each month in 1917. The cover is made of leather and is embossed with the griffin, "Purdue" and 1917. The pages are held together by strips of leather, with holes punched through the pages.

Jack L. Beckett papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 14
Identifier: MSA 321
Scope and Contents The Jack L. Beckett papers include photocopies of several letters written by Beckett while an undergraduate student at Purdue. The collection also includes a copy of Beckett's schedule card from 1942. Jack L. Beckett earned a BS in Metallurgical Engineering in 1943. During some of his time at Purdue, Beckett lived at Cary House. His letters include observations about the effects of World War II on Purdue’s campus, especially campus housing and services. They also comment on Purdue’s curriculum...

Amar N. Bery papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 13
Identifier: MSA 52
Scope and Contents Pamphlet - Indian For The English, by Amar Nath Bery, B.S. E.E. 1905.

Mary Lou Seaburg Bieber collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 15
Identifier: MSA 53
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains programs, Exponents and Exponent clippings, along with other memorabilia from Mary Lou Seaburg Bieber's days as a Purdue student.