Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 55
Scope and Contents The Purdue Army Reserve Officers Training Corps collection documents the history of the Army Reserve Officers Training Corps (AROTC) at Purdue University. The collection contains many photographs of the Purdue Army ROTC, focusing on the various commissioning classes and their activities. There are also valuable historical documents, military awards and trophies. Other types of materials include: books, clippings, correspondence, handbooks, manuals, printed material, programs, records and slides.
Dates: 1876 - 2001; Other: Majority of material found within 1970 - 1990
File — Box: 16, Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 55, Series 5, File 1
Scope and Contents (Contains black and white photographs of Reserve Officers Training Corp activities and review ceremonies, many contain President Hovde.)
Dates: 1950 - 1953
Reserve Officers Training Corp Day, photographs, November 1, 1986 and Boiler Bugle photographs, circa late 1980's - 2000.
File — Box: 16, Folder: 7
Identifier: UA 55, Series 5, File 7
Scope and Contents From the Series: Included here are a variety of items including “Camp Challenge,” Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corp, Fort Knox, Kentucky, for the years 1988-1999; “Porter Material (PMS),” which contains black and white photographs of Reserve Officers Training Corp activities and review ceremonies, many of which have President Hovde in them (1950-1953). There are numerous ROTA related programs, photos, handbooks, and commissioning ceremony programs. Lastly there is information on Colonel Luster Ray...
Dates: circa late 1980's - 2000.