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Box 1

 Container

Contains 11 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur H. Fisher papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 29
Scope and Contents The Arthur H. Fisher papers contain artifacts, certificates, a diploma, photographs, and miscellaneous items from Arthur Fisher's time spent as a Purdue University student. There are some items that Fisher obtained after his tenure as a student, such as alumni loyalty certificates. This collection would be very valuable to anyone interested in student life at Purdue University during the early 20th century or the Purdue Military Band.
Dates: 1916 - 1955; Majority of material found within 1916 - 1920

Photographs , 1916 - 1920

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 29, Series 1
Scope and Contents The photographs series contains photographs that Fisher took while a student at Purdue from 1916-1920, and include Purdue campus scenes and campus life, Fisher's 1920 graduation photo, and two outdoor panoramic shots, circa 1919.
Dates: 1916 - 1920

Artifacts, 1916 - 1955

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 29, Series 2
Scope and Contents The artifacts series contains items used or collected by Fisher as a student, such as registration cards, drafting tools, eye glasses, Purdue pins, diploma, and Purdue band items, including his clarinets. Some items were collected after his time as a student; class loyalty certificates and a Class of 1920, 35th reunion badge.
Dates: 1916 - 1955; Majority of material found within 1916 - 1920

Photo album pages, 1917 - 1920

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 29, Series 1, File 1
Scope and Contents (Includes 32 pages of a photo album, along with a front and back cover).
Dates: 1917 - 1920

Photo album, images of Purdue taken by Arthur Fisher , 1916 - 1920

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSA 29, Series 1, File 2
Scope and Contents (Purdue campus scenes and campus life, taken by Arthur Harter Fisher, 1916-1920. Album is in original binding, and the album has been added to the Purdue photo file albums.)
Dates: 1916 - 1920

Senior picture of Arthur Fisher, 1920

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSA 29, Series 1, File 3
Scope and Contents ("Purdue University, graduation, 1920 written on back of photo.)
Dates: 1920

Small booklet of Arthur Fisher photographs, 1916 - 1920

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSA 29, Series 1, File 4
Scope and Contents (Includes five 1 ¼" x 1 ¼" photos.)
Dates: 1916 - 1920

Class registration cards, 1916 - 1920

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: MSA 29, Series 2, File 1
Scope and Contents Three small class registration cards of Arthur Fisher.
Dates: 1916 - 1920

Band jacket appliqué, 1916 - 1920

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 12
Identifier: MSA 29, Series 2, Item 1
Scope and Contents Appliqué musical staff worn on Purdue band uniform jacket.
Dates: 1916 - 1920

35th class reunion badge, 1955

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: MSA 29, Series 2, Item 2
Scope and Contents (Purdue Class of 1920, has photo of Arthur Fisher on card.)
Dates: 1955

Certificates of class loyalty, 1945 - 1950

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 14
Identifier: MSA 29, Series 2, File 2
Scope and Contents (Certificate, Purdue University, 1920-1950, The third Decennial of the class of 1920, to commemorate the graduation of Arthur Harter Fisher from the University on June 9, 1920, presented to the Campus of the University, May 7, 1950; and Certificate, Purdue University – the Twenty-five years of Loyalty of the Class of 1920.)
Dates: 1945 - 1950