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Box Communal Collections 91

 Container

Contains 16 Collections and/or Records:

William M. Hepburn papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 173
Scope and Contents Materials relate to Purdue history, Purdue faculty members, the Purdue Library system, and various individuals affiliated with Purdue history such as Charles Major, Bruce Rogers, and Richard Owen. The collection also includes Hepburn's personal and professional correspondence, personal documents such as a passport and articles on Hepburn's birthplace, a collection of books, and publications from both the Indiana Library Association and the American Library Association.An unknown...
Dates: 1880 - 1962

College of Agriculture, Agricultural Fraternities, Societies, and Associations records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 25
Scope and Contents The College of Agriculture, Agricultural Fraternities, Societies, and Associations records contain material from agricultural organizations associated with Purdue University’s College of Agriculture. A large portion of the collection consists of materials related to the Delta Chapter of the Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity. Other organizations whose material appear in the collection include but are not limited to the Purdue Agricultural Society, the State Poultry Association of Indiana, and the...
Dates: circa 1880s - 2000

Research and Writing, circa 1834-1963

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 2
Scope and Contents This series contains manuscripts and notes from Hepburn's research into Purdue and Indiana History. The series also contains copies of talks given by Hepburn and other Purdue faculty at Parlour Club meetings.
Dates: circa 1834-1963

Purdue Agricultural Society, circa 1893-1920s

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 25, Series 2, Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents This sub-series includes books and manuscripts containing the constitution, by-laws, meeting minutes, and attendance for the Purdue Agricultural Society. This society was previously known as the Purdue Farm Club, whose material is also present. Also included are diplomas for the Purdue Agricultural Society.
Dates: circa 1893-1920s

Purdue Agricultural Alumni Association, 1930-1938, 1995-2000

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 25, Series 2, Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents This sub-series contains material created and collected by the Purdue Agricultural Alumni Association, including pamphlets, booklets, and a newsletter article.
Dates: 1930-1938, 1995-2000; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1938

Purdue Library Administration, 1880 - 1960

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 1
Scope and Contents This series contains administrative documents from Hepburn's time as Librarian. In addition to reports and operational documents, this series includes significant content related to the Bruce Rogers and Charles Major collections.
Dates: 1880 - 1960

Purdue History, circa 1834-1963

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 2, Sub-series 1
Scope and Contents This sub-series contains notes, research materials, and manuscripts about Purdue history. It includes research on John Purdue, Purdue faculty/staff, early photos of Purdue, and a manuscript of Hepburn and Sears' book 'Fifty Years of Progress'.
Dates: circa 1834-1963

Purdue photos, 1884 - 1919

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 2, Sub-series 1, File 4
Scope and Contents Materials include photos of the Purdue Laboratories (1884-1896) and Purdue Photos (1891-1919).
Dates: 1884 - 1919

Library Operations, circa 1938-1959

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 1, Sub-series 4
Scope and Contents This sub-series contains material related to library operations, including building information, policies and procedures, special operations during wartime, publications, collections, statistics, and departmental libraries.
Dates: circa 1938-1959

Library Blueprints, 1912 - 1913

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 1, Sub-series 4, File 12
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series contains material related to library operations, including building information, policies and procedures, special operations during wartime, publications, collections, statistics, and departmental libraries.
Dates: 1912 - 1913

Newspaper article on WBAA 30th Anniversary, "Lafayette Journal and Courier", 1952-09-05

 File — Box: Communal Collections 91, Placement: 02, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 2, Sub-series 1, File 13
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series contains notes, research materials, and manuscripts about Purdue history. It includes research on John Purdue, Purdue faculty/staff, early photos of Purdue, and a manuscript of Hepburn and Sears' book 'Fifty Years of Progress'.
Dates: 1952-09-05

Miscellaneous, circa 1880s-1937

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 25, Series 5
Scope and Contents This series contains membership certificates, forms, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, advertisements, pedigrees, applications, reports, programs, statements of account, and other miscellaneous items from a variety of organizations and associations.
Dates: circa 1880s-1937

Purdue Societies and Associations, 1893-1938, 1995-2000

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 25, Series 2
Scope and Contents This series contains materials created and collected by Purdue-based societies related to Purdue University's College of Agriculture, including the Purdue Agricultural Society (previously known as Purdue Farm Club), the Winter Course Agricultural Society, and the Purdue Agricultural Alumni Association. The contents include but are not limited to diplomas, constitutions, meeting minutes, and pamphlets related to Purdue agricultural societies.
Dates: 1893-1938, 1995-2000; Majority of material found within 1893 - 1938

Purdue Agricultural Alumni Association materials, 1930-1938, 1995-2000

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 25, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series contains material created and collected by the Purdue Agricultural Alumni Association, including pamphlets, booklets, and a newsletter article.
Dates: 1930-1938, 1995-2000

Miscellaneous Forms and Certificates, circa 1880s-1920s

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 25, Series 5, File 2
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains membership certificates, forms, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, advertisements, pedigrees, applications, reports, programs, statements of account, and other miscellaneous items from a variety of organizations and associations.
Dates: circa 1880s-1920s

Blank Purdue Agricultural Society Diplomas, circa 1910-1920s

 File — Box: Communal Collections 91, Placement: 01, Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 25, Series 2, Sub-Series 1, File 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series includes books and manuscripts containing the constitution, by-laws, meeting minutes, and attendance for the Purdue Agricultural Society. This society was previously known as the Purdue Farm Club, whose material is also present. Also included are diplomas for the Purdue Agricultural Society.
Dates: circa 1910-1920s