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Box 5

 Container

Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University Reamer Club records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 179
Scope and Contents This collection includes documents and artifacts from the Reamer Club and associated Purdue historical items. These include engraved reamers and paddles, record albums from Purdue Bands and the Purdue Groove, programs from Reamer Club banquets dating between the 1930s and the 1990s, sheet music, a Purdue student handbook from 1940, the Reamer office copy of the 1976-77 Women's Intercollegiate Sports Program, the brass 5 from the Boilermaker Special and the side panel from the Boilermaker Xtra...
Dates: 1892 - 2018

Reamer Club artifacts, 1932 - 2018

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 179, Series 1
Scope and Contents This series includes paddles and reamers belonging to Reamer Club Alumni, the guestbook and program from the Reamer Club 75th Anniversary Banquet, and the Reamer pin and Indiana Flag carried into space by Jerry Ross. It also contains the brass number 5 from the Boilermaker Special V and the side panel from the Boilermaker Xtra Special VI.
Dates: 1932 - 2018

Reamer Club pin and Indiana flag from Jerry Ross, 1998

 File — Box: 5
Identifier: UA 179, Series 1, File 5
Scope and Contents Includes a Purdue Reamer Club Gold Pin flown aboard Endeavor STS-88, with 1998 Certificate of Authenticity signed by Jerry Ross and an Indiana State Flag flown aboard Endeavor STS-88 signed by Jerry Ross (presented to Reamer Club, 1998).
Dates: 1998