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Box 2

 Container

Contains 11 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University Customs and Traditions collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 151
Scope and Contents The Purdue University Customs and Traditions collection features, among other memorabilia, a tank scrap chain and padlock from 1913, a label from the first bottle of beer served to a Purdue student after the repeal of prohibition, numerous buttons and pins, including a hatpin with the Purdue seal from 1895 on it (third design), a Reamer's Club "R" from the early 1990s, a Purdue Murad cigarette silk, a 1902-1903 matriculation ticket signed by Purdue President Winthrop E. Stone, along with Junior...
Dates: 1877 - 2014; Other: Majority of material found within 1880 - 1940

"The Story of Purdue's Traditions," by Mary Bowlby and Mary Gannon, 1944

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 2, File 8
Scope and Contents (Includes two original copies and two photocopies.)
Dates: 1944

Information card, Heavilon Hall clock - "A Purdue Tradition Lives On" and information sheet - "Old Heavilon Hall timepiece treasures find new home," dated , October 3, 1997

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 2, File 9
Scope and Contents From the Series: Some of the pertinent historical information in the collection includes a description of the tank scrap tradition and an information card on the Heavilon Hall clock. Some of the booklets and brochures include; "Purdue University: this booklet contains answers to some questions you may have asked about," by T.R. Johnston and J.C. Baker, drawings and etchings by Mrs. Betty Lark-Horovitz and Fredrick Polley, 1931. "Purdue's Tradition: Scholastic Honesty" and "Honesty," both written by Purdue...
Dates: October 3, 1997

Historical Information, 1903 - 1997

 Series — Box: 2
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 2
Scope and Contents Some of the pertinent historical information in the collection includes a description of the tank scrap tradition and an information card on the Heavilon Hall clock. Some of the booklets and brochures include; "Purdue University: this booklet contains answers to some questions you may have asked about," by T.R. Johnston and J.C. Baker, drawings and etchings by Mrs. Betty Lark-Horovitz and Fredrick Polley, 1931. "Purdue's Tradition: Scholastic Honesty" and "Honesty," both written by Purdue...
Dates: 1903 - 1997

Tank Scrap bibliography and historical information, 1903 - 1993

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 2, File 1

Description of "Silks", undated

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 2, File 2

Booklet, "A Few Inside Glimpses Of Student Life At "Perdoo" from the sketch book of Greenawalt," by Greenawalt, Lafayette, Indiana: Purdue University, 1906

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 2, File 4
Scope and Contents From the Series: Some of the pertinent historical information in the collection includes a description of the tank scrap tradition and an information card on the Heavilon Hall clock. Some of the booklets and brochures include; "Purdue University: this booklet contains answers to some questions you may have asked about," by T.R. Johnston and J.C. Baker, drawings and etchings by Mrs. Betty Lark-Horovitz and Fredrick Polley, 1931. "Purdue's Tradition: Scholastic Honesty" and "Honesty," both written by Purdue...
Dates: 1906

Booklet, "Campus Encyclopedia," from Purdue University Alumni Record and Campus Encyclopedia, volume 29, no. 12 (bound photocopy), June 1929

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 2, File 5
Scope and Contents From the Series: Some of the pertinent historical information in the collection includes a description of the tank scrap tradition and an information card on the Heavilon Hall clock. Some of the booklets and brochures include; "Purdue University: this booklet contains answers to some questions you may have asked about," by T.R. Johnston and J.C. Baker, drawings and etchings by Mrs. Betty Lark-Horovitz and Fredrick Polley, 1931. "Purdue's Tradition: Scholastic Honesty" and "Honesty," both written by Purdue...
Dates: June 1929

Booklet, "Purdue University: this booklet contains answers to some questions you may have asked about," by T.R. Johnston and J.C. Baker, drawings and etchings by Mrs. Betty Lark-Horovitz and Fredrick Polley, Lafayette, Indiana: Purdue University, 1931

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 2, File 6
Scope and Contents From the Series: Some of the pertinent historical information in the collection includes a description of the tank scrap tradition and an information card on the Heavilon Hall clock. Some of the booklets and brochures include; "Purdue University: this booklet contains answers to some questions you may have asked about," by T.R. Johnston and J.C. Baker, drawings and etchings by Mrs. Betty Lark-Horovitz and Fredrick Polley, 1931. "Purdue's Tradition: Scholastic Honesty" and "Honesty," both written by Purdue...
Dates: 1931

Booklets, "Purdue's Tradition: Scholastic Honesty,"; and "Honesty;" both written by Purdue President, Edward C. Elliott, circa 1942

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 2, File 7
Scope and Contents From the Series: Some of the pertinent historical information in the collection includes a description of the tank scrap tradition and an information card on the Heavilon Hall clock. Some of the booklets and brochures include; "Purdue University: this booklet contains answers to some questions you may have asked about," by T.R. Johnston and J.C. Baker, drawings and etchings by Mrs. Betty Lark-Horovitz and Fredrick Polley, 1931. "Purdue's Tradition: Scholastic Honesty" and "Honesty," both written by Purdue...
Dates: circa 1942