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Box Communal Collections 49

 Container

Contains 24 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University Libraries records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 30
Abstract Annual reports, brochures, ephemera, minutes, newsletters, pamphlets, photographs, publications, records, reports, surveys, training manuals, and miscellaneous materials documenting the history, administration and activities of the Purdue University Libraries.

Arthur H. Fisher papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 29
Abstract Collection of artifacts including certificates, photographs, photo albums, Purdue registration papers, a drafting kit, glasses, a clarinet, and a diploma all belonging to Arthur Harter Fisher.

William F. M. Goss papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 148
Scope and Contents One folder containing correspondence from Purdue President Edward C. Elliott upon the death of William Goss, concerning Purdue's representation at his funeral services. Also contains a thank you note from Mrs. Goss. The folder also contains a copy of Professor Goss' obituary, a report he had written: Facts Concerning Graduates of Purdue University, during the ten years ending with 1894, and a report; Thermal Tests Of Car Wheels, done by Goss for the Griffin Wheel Company and submitted to...

John Dean scrapbook page and Purdue diploma

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 317
Abstract John I. Dean's Purdue University 1940 diploma, and one scrapbook page containing photographs from Major Dean's training at Lubbock Army Flying School, Lubbock Texas, May 1943.

Beverley Stone papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 466
Abstract Biographical documents, correspondence, speech notes and other materials documenting the life of Purdue’s first Dean of Students, Beverley Stone.

The Purdue University Semi-Centennial collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 120
Abstract Correspondence, event programs, newspaper articles, and other materials chronicling Purdue’s Semi-Centennial celebration in May 1924.  Materials in this collection trace the history of the Semi-Centennial from its planning in late 1923 and early 1924 to events held on the weekend of May 1-3, 1924, and immediate aftermath.

Collection of Miscellaneous Facsimiles and Pictorial materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 131
Abstract Facsimiles and pictorial material documenting the American Revolution and Civil War eras. Also includes newspapers documenting Lafayette during 1885-1886.

Eleanore Cammack papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 83
Scope and Contents Two folders which contain issues of the Campus Copy, News of the Staffs of Purdue University, from the 1940's.

Various programs from University Convocations, Hall of Music.

Books and Coffee listing for the fourth series, 1953-1954.

A short biography on Stanley Anderson, artist, with notations made on the back.

Indiana Society of Chicago

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 132
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains five items from the Indiana Society of Chicago.

Eulora Miller papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 14
Identifier: MSA 280
Scope and Contents The papers include Eulora Miller's diploma from Purdue and a play she wrote.

Carlton A. Wilmore papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 293
Abstract This collection contains photographs and ephemera collected by Carlton A. Wilmore during his time at Purdue, as well as some items from after he moved to Alabama.

Records Books, 1887 - 1924

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 142, Series 2
Scope and Contents This series consists of records books that document the weekly meetings of the Emersonian and membership. Also included are treasury reports and correspondence relating to the society.

Diploma, undated

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 142, Series 2, Item 5
Scope and Contents One blank, undated diploma by the Emersonian Literary Society.

W.F. Goss portraits and testimonial of appreciation, 1912-1954

 File — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 06, Folder: 1
Identifier: File 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence from Purdue President Edward C. Elliott upon the death of William Goss, concerning Purdue's representation at his funeral services. Also contains a thank you note from Mrs. Goss. The folder also contains a copy of Professor Goss' obituary, a report he had written: Facts Concerning Graduates of Purdue University, during the ten years ending with 1894, and a report; Thermal Tests Of Car Wheels, done by Goss for the Griffin Wheel Company and submitted to...

Congratulatory Letters

 File — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Certificates from Harvard, Yale, University of Iowa and University of California. 1924

Document facsimiles, 1934-1982

 File — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder OS M 8
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Miscellaneous Facsimiles and Pictorial materials (1835-1951; 0.2 cubic feet) is an artificial collection that documents the American Revolution and Civil War eras through facsimiles of documents including the Emancipation Proclamation and the Declaration of Independence. The collection also features facsimiles of The Comet newspaper documenting Lafayette during 1885-1886. Types of materials include: document and facsimiles, a painting...

Emancipation Proclamation facsimile from National Archives, 1934

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Miscellaneous Facsimiles and Pictorial materials (1835-1951; 0.2 cubic feet) is an artificial collection that documents the American Revolution and Civil War eras through facsimiles of documents including the Emancipation Proclamation and the Declaration of Independence. The collection also features facsimiles of The Comet newspaper documenting Lafayette during 1885-1886. Types of materials include: document and facsimiles, a painting...

Emancipation Proclamation facsimile from National Archives, 1934

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Miscellaneous Facsimiles and Pictorial materials (1835-1951; 0.2 cubic feet) is an artificial collection that documents the American Revolution and Civil War eras through facsimiles of documents including the Emancipation Proclamation and the Declaration of Independence. The collection also features facsimiles of The Comet newspaper documenting Lafayette during 1885-1886. Types of materials include: document and facsimiles, a painting...

"Lee's General Order Number Nine" facsimile by Donnelley Deeptone Offset

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Miscellaneous Facsimiles and Pictorial materials (1835-1951; 0.2 cubic feet) is an artificial collection that documents the American Revolution and Civil War eras through facsimiles of documents including the Emancipation Proclamation and the Declaration of Independence. The collection also features facsimiles of The Comet newspaper documenting Lafayette during 1885-1886. Types of materials include: document and facsimiles, a painting...

"Sea Flowers" Finger Painting, undated

 File — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 05, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder OS M 7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Two folders which contain issues of the Campus Copy, News of the Staffs of Purdue University, from the 1940's.

Various programs from University Convocations, Hall of Music.

Books and Coffee listing for the fourth series, 1953-1954.

A short biography on Stanley Anderson, artist, with notations made on the back.

Photographs of Formal Dinners for Indiana Society & Reunion Press Veterans of '93, 1933-1939

 File — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection consists of one folder which contains five items from the Indiana Society of Chicago.

Almon Mace papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 04
Identifier: MSA 333
Scope and Contents Almon Galiton Mace diploma, B.S. in Agriculture, 1901.

Emersonian Literary Society records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 142
Overview The collection includes records books documenting the activities of the society, membership, and finances, as well as event programs and tickets, correspondence, and a society diploma.

1968 Mock Political Debate scrapbook

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 49, Placement: 15
Identifier: MSP 273
Abstract Scrapbook detailing the 1968 Mock Political Debate undertaken by Purdue students.