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Box 4

 Container

Contains 5 Collections and/or Records:

Athletics, 1920 - 2014

 Series — Box: 4
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 4
Scope and Contents Series four contains historical information on key athletic traditions; Old Oaken Bucket; the "Cannon" football trophy - Purdue University vs. University of Illinois; and history of the Boilermaker Special, including a history from more recent times (2014).
Dates: 1920 - 2014

Bibliography and articles, Old Oaken Bucket - Purdue University vs. Indiana University rivalry, circa 1920s - 1990s

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 4, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Series: Series four contains historical information on key athletic traditions; Old Oaken Bucket; the "Cannon" football trophy - Purdue University vs. University of Illinois; and history of the Boilermaker Special, including a history from more recent times (2014).
Dates: circa 1920s - 1990s

Correspondence and clipping in regards to the history of the Boilermaker Special, 1940 - 1950 and document; "The Second Boilermaker Special Development Program Orientation," by Donald Rosene, Chariman of the Special Development Committee, April 20, 1959

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSP 151, Series 4, File 3
Scope and Contents From the Series: Series four contains historical information on key athletic traditions; Old Oaken Bucket; the "Cannon" football trophy - Purdue University vs. University of Illinois; and history of the Boilermaker Special, including a history from more recent times (2014).
Dates: April 20, 1959

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