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Box Communal Collections 4

 Container

Contains 26 Collections and/or Records:

Letter of thanks written by M.G. Mellon, to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, January 1, 1976

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 12
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 12
Scope and Contents The letter expresses Professor Mellon's fond memories of Sol Boyk, as a graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Correspondence, 1934 - 1976

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 02, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Letter written in regards to assistantship inquiry, written by R. E. Nelson, Chairman, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University, February 25, 1937

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Offer of Assistantship, written by R. E. Nelson, Chairman, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University, March 30, 1937

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Follow-up offer of assistantship, with stipulations of understanding, written by M. G. Mellon, Professor of Analytical Chemistry, Purdue University, March 31, 1937

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Letter of Appointment of Advisory Committee toward degree of Doctor of Philosophy, signed, R. G. Dukes, Office of the Dean of Graduate School, Purdue University, February 2, 1940

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 8
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Plan of Study - Degree of Doctor of Philosophy, General Topic of Research on which these will be based The Chlorination of Coal, circa 1941

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 9
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Plan of Study/Advisory Committee/Foreign Language Requirements, Examinations (dates), signed, Sol Boyk, January 6, 1941

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 10
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 10
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Plan of Study/Coursework; Major, Minor, approved and signed by Advisory Committee, January 25, 1941

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 11
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 11
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Memorandum of appointment of assistantship for Mr. Sol Boyk, assistant in Chemistry (quarter-time) in Purdue University. This appointment is to be in force from September 1, 1937 to June 30, 1938…signed by Edward C. Elliott, dated May 29, 1937, signed by Sol Boyk, June 3, 1937

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Oath of Affirmation taken and subscribed to by professors, instructors, and teachers in colleges and universities of the State of Indiana…signed, Sol Boyk , June 2, 1937

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 7
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Letter of recommendation from Wayne Dancer, Associate Professor of Mathematics, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, January 10, 1934

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Letter of recommendation from Guy E. Van Sickle, Professor of Chemistry, The University of the City of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, January 11, 1935

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 4, Folder: 1, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 20, File 1, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence, letters of recommendation, transcript records, documents regarding Sol Boyk's graduate assistantship at Purdue University, while working towards his Ph.D. in the Chemistry Department.

The folder also contains a letter written by M. G. Mellon to Mrs. Eleanor Boyk, which describes his fond memories of Sol Boyk and how he stood out as an exemplary graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University.

Papers, 1898-1978

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 05, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Debris, 1898, entry for Dewitt W. Buchanan, senior class, p. 54.

Debris, 1925, The Old Ben Coal Mines, p. 34 [D. W. Buchanan was the president of the Old Ben Coal Mines]

"D. W. Buchanan, '98, As a Benefactor," Purdue Alumnus, Vol. XVI, no. 1, October, 1928, p. 16.

'Buck' Buchanan Is One of Few Left To Celebrate Both U.S. Birthdays," Purdue Alumnus, Summer 1976, p. 27.

Biography, Dewitt Wheeler Buchanan, 1877-1978.

Class of 1911 Memorabilia, 1911-1978

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 04, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Purdue Gala Week program, 1911 [2 copies]"The Story of the Class of 1911," Purdue Alumnus, vol. XXIII, no. 1, October, 1935, pp. 6-7, 23-26, 28, 30.Certificate - Testimonial to G.D. Brewer, to mark with congratulations and well-wishing the golden anniversary of his graduation from the university, presented at Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, May 7, 1961.Certificate - Testimonial to Guy D. Brewer to mark with congratulations and well-wishing the...

Class of 1917 Memorabilia, 1916-1940

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 07, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Postcard - Purdue Engineering Camp Pentwater, circa 1916

Postcard - At Pentwater, circa 1916

Program - Purdue Gala Week, 1917 [one paper copy, one leather bound]

Photograph, black and white, 9 1/2" x 8", Purdue Civil Engineering Class of 1917

Clipping - "As a Bird Sees Purdue Campus," photo by Robert Strichy, March 1940 [no other publication information is available]

Diploma and schedule card, 1938-1939

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 01, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Schedule Card - grades and classes listed for George Bosco Jr.'s senior year at Purdue University, September 12, 1938. Purdue University diploma, the degree of Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, June 11, 1939.

Oral History Honors Project, 2002

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 03, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Oral History Honors Project by Marcy Boynton, Fall 2002 [interviews with Dr. Victor Cicirelli, Dr. Clifford Swenson, and a third, unnamed senior Purdue psychology professor]

Publications, 1914-1926

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 14, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Cohen, A. B. (1914). Progress and Development of Concrete Work on the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad, Reprint from the Proceedings of the American Concrete Institute, vol. X, pp. 1-27.Booklet - Souvenir of Clarks Summit Hallstead Cut Off Inspection Trip, January 11, 1914.Cohen, A. B. (1916). Expansion and Construction Joints in Reinforced Concrete Viaducts. Purdue Engineering Review, no. 12, pp. 56-62.Cohen, A. B. (1922). Some Features of the...

Invitation, 1950

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 13, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Announcement - Commencement Exercises, Purdue University, February Class of 1950.

"Poems to Share with You"

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 11, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Churchman, M. Steele (1981). Poems To Share With You.

Photographs

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Photographs of Boilermaker Pete, Paul Church's P-47, after frag explosion on takeoff, along with photographs of other pilots. Article about crash, but publication information is not available, 1947.

Pearl E. Child collection materials

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 09, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Pearl Child papers include correspondence, teacher's certificates, Tri-State College certificate, clippings, report cards, tuition receipts, recommendation letters, postcards, photographs, Mansfield Machine Works catalog, issue of The Valley Register, two issues of The Ohio Farmer, cards detailing food traits.

Sea Stories: Autobiography of a Landlubber, 2004

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 06, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Sea Stories: Autobiography of a Landlubber, by C. L. Buchanan, part I and II, 2004.

Dissertation, 1921

 File — Box: Communal Collections 4, Placement: 08, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Cohesion, Adhesion, Tensile Strength, Tensile Energy, Negative Surface Energy, Interfacial Tension, and Molecular Attraction, a dissertation submitted to the faculty of the Ogden Graduate School of Science in candidacy for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Department of Chemistry, The University of Chicago, by Ying Chang Cheng, 1921 [2 copies]