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Box 2

 Container

Contains 12 Collections and/or Records:

Amelia Earhart at Purdue papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 450
Scope and Contents The Amelia Earhart at Purdue papers document Amelia Earhart's arrival at Purdue University, her time there, and the efforts to memorialize Earhart after her disappearance. Types of materials include correspondence, ephemera, administrative reports, photographs, publicity materials, and speeches.
Dates: 1935 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1937

Questionnaire with Earhart's typed comments on results, 1935

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 2, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Series: Items include a questionnaire distributed to women students (circa 1935), a laundry receipt (circa 1935), speech by Amelia Earhart on "What a Pilot Eats" for Heinz Radio Program (1936), information about the programs, events, and activities scheduled with Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), President's annual reports and meeting minutes regarding Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), tribute to Earhart given by President Edward C. Elliott (1937),and Purdue press releases related to Amelia Earhart...
Dates: 1935

Earhart speech on "What a Pilot Eats," for Heinz Radio Program, circa 1936

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 2, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Series: Items include a questionnaire distributed to women students (circa 1935), a laundry receipt (circa 1935), speech by Amelia Earhart on "What a Pilot Eats" for Heinz Radio Program (1936), information about the programs, events, and activities scheduled with Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), President's annual reports and meeting minutes regarding Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), tribute to Earhart given by President Edward C. Elliott (1937),and Purdue press releases related to Amelia Earhart...
Dates: circa 1936

Programs, events, and activities scheduled with Earhart, 1935 - 1937

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 2, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Series: Items include a questionnaire distributed to women students (circa 1935), a laundry receipt (circa 1935), speech by Amelia Earhart on "What a Pilot Eats" for Heinz Radio Program (1936), information about the programs, events, and activities scheduled with Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), President's annual reports and meeting minutes regarding Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), tribute to Earhart given by President Edward C. Elliott (1937),and Purdue press releases related to Amelia Earhart...
Dates: 1935 - 1937

President's annual reports and meeting minutes (Purdue Research Foundation)regarding Earhart at Purdue, 1935 - 1937

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 2, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Series: Items include a questionnaire distributed to women students (circa 1935), a laundry receipt (circa 1935), speech by Amelia Earhart on "What a Pilot Eats" for Heinz Radio Program (1936), information about the programs, events, and activities scheduled with Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), President's annual reports and meeting minutes regarding Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), tribute to Earhart given by President Edward C. Elliott (1937),and Purdue press releases related to Amelia Earhart...
Dates: 1935 - 1937

Tribute to Earhart by President Edward C. Elliott, October 21, 1937

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 2, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Series: Items include a questionnaire distributed to women students (circa 1935), a laundry receipt (circa 1935), speech by Amelia Earhart on "What a Pilot Eats" for Heinz Radio Program (1936), information about the programs, events, and activities scheduled with Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), President's annual reports and meeting minutes regarding Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), tribute to Earhart given by President Edward C. Elliott (1937),and Purdue press releases related to Amelia Earhart...
Dates: October 21, 1937

Purdue press releases, 1935 - 1969

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 2, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Series: Items include a questionnaire distributed to women students (circa 1935), a laundry receipt (circa 1935), speech by Amelia Earhart on "What a Pilot Eats" for Heinz Radio Program (1936), information about the programs, events, and activities scheduled with Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), President's annual reports and meeting minutes regarding Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), tribute to Earhart given by President Edward C. Elliott (1937),and Purdue press releases related to Amelia Earhart...
Dates: 1935 - 1969; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1936

Purdue representatives' responses to queries about Earhart and Purdue, 1968 - 1987

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 11
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 2, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the Series: Items include a questionnaire distributed to women students (circa 1935), a laundry receipt (circa 1935), speech by Amelia Earhart on "What a Pilot Eats" for Heinz Radio Program (1936), information about the programs, events, and activities scheduled with Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), President's annual reports and meeting minutes regarding Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), tribute to Earhart given by President Edward C. Elliott (1937),and Purdue press releases related to Amelia Earhart...
Dates: 1968 - 1987

Newspaper clippings and press, 1935 - 1971

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 12
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 2, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the Series: Items include a questionnaire distributed to women students (circa 1935), a laundry receipt (circa 1935), speech by Amelia Earhart on "What a Pilot Eats" for Heinz Radio Program (1936), information about the programs, events, and activities scheduled with Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), President's annual reports and meeting minutes regarding Earhart at Purdue (1935-1937), tribute to Earhart given by President Edward C. Elliott (1937),and Purdue press releases related to Amelia Earhart...
Dates: 1935 - 1971

Elliott and Meikle, Purdue Research Foundation internal correspondence regarding funding for Earhart's flight,, January 1936 - August 1936

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 1, File 10
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series is predominately composed of correspondence among Edward C. Elliott, George Palmer Putnam and Amelia Earhart.
Dates: January 1936 - August 1936

President Elliott's correspondence with Josiah K. Lilly, in regards to monetary contributions toward Earhart's flight, May 14 - 22, 1937

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 1, File 11
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series is predominately composed of correspondence among Edward C. Elliott, George Palmer Putnam and Amelia Earhart.
Dates: May 14 - 22, 1937

President Elliott's correspondence with various individuals in regards to Earhart, 1935 - 1936

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSF 450, Series 1, File 12
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series is predominately composed of correspondence among Edward C. Elliott, George Palmer Putnam and Amelia Earhart.
Dates: 1935 - 1936