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Box 6

 Container

Contains 9 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University: Fifty Years of Progress, 1924 - 1926

 File — Box: 6
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 2, Sub-series 1, File 5
Scope and Contents Contains two folders: Newspaper clipping on 'Fifty Years of Progress' (1925-1926) and 'The History of the First Half Century of Purdue...' (1924)
Dates: 1924 - 1926

Research and Writing, 1870 - 1962

 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: 1870 - 1962

Purdue History, 1870 - 1962

 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: 1870 - 1962

Purdue photos, 1884 - 1919

 File — Box: 6
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 2, Sub-series 1, File 4
Scope and Contents Contains two folders: Purdue Laboratories Photos (1884-1896) and Purdue Photos (1891-1919)
Dates: 1884 - 1919

Purdue Administration, 1865 - 1953

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 2, Sub-series 1, File 3
Scope and Contents Contains six folders. The first three are located in box five, and the remaining folders are located in box six.

1. Purdue Administration (1905-1953) 2. Educational Policies and Purposes of Purdue (1942) 3. 'A Memorial Convocation' (1944) 4. Brevier Legislative reports (1863-1864) 5. Copies of Abstracts of Purdue Board of Trustees Minutes (1865-1911) 6. Copies of Board of Trustees Minutes Summary (1865-1869)
Dates: 1865 - 1953

Notes on Engineering at Purdue, 1939 - 1947

 File — Box: 6
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 2, Sub-series 1, File 6
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: 1939 - 1947

Notes on early science at Purdue, undated

 File — Box: 6
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 2, Sub-series 1, File 8
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: undated

Article on Purdue by Hepburn, 1929

 File — Box: 6
Identifier: MSF 173, Series 2, Sub-series 1, Item 1
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: 1929

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.
Dates: 1880 - 1962