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Box Communal Collections 52

 Container

Contains 41 Collections and/or Records:

Posters, 1997 - 2007

 File — Box: Communal Collections 52, Folder: 1, Placement: 1
Identifier: MSP 49, Series 4, File 17
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series includes newspaper clippings (most of which have been photocopied and originals discarded), posters, and machine readable media. Extracted files from machine readable media are available in digital format and most are replicated in hard copy throughout the collection. Audio-visual materials had not been transferred as of yet. Files contain materials representative of the Administrative and Violet Haas Award series. Materials in the series are arranged chronologically and by type.
Dates: 1997 - 2007

Newspapers, 2002 - 2009

 File — Box: Communal Collections 52, Folder: 2, Placement: 2
Identifier: MSP 49, Series 4, File 18
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series includes newspaper clippings (most of which have been photocopied and originals discarded), posters, and machine readable media. Extracted files from machine readable media are available in digital format and most are replicated in hard copy throughout the collection. Audio-visual materials had not been transferred as of yet. Files contain materials representative of the Administrative and Violet Haas Award series. Materials in the series are arranged chronologically and by type.
Dates: 2002 - 2009

Topographical map of Ross Camp site, July 22, 1936

 File — Box: Communal Collections 52, Placement: 09, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 80, File 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Notebook - Ross Camp, ten weeks of surveying, Summer 1936

Paper presented by Edmund S. Conklin, Professor of Psychology at Indiana University; "Department Management," presented at the State Meeting of the Indiana Chapters of the American Association of University Professors at Purdue University, December 11, 1937. Distributed to the faculty by Edward C. Elliott, January 5, 1937.
Dates: July 22, 1936

Charles W. Cox collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 80
Scope and Contents Notebook - Ross Camp, ten weeks of surveying, Summer 1936

Paper presented by Edmund S. Conklin, Professor of Psychology at Indiana University; "Department Management," presented at the State Meeting of the Indiana Chapters of the American Association of University Professors at Purdue University, December 11, 1937. Distributed to the faculty by Edward C. Elliott, January 5, 1937.
Dates: 1936 - 1937

Purdue University Libraries records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 30
Scope and Contents The Purdue University Libraries records document, the history, administration and activities of the Purdue University Libraries.  Types of materials include: annual reports, brochures, ephemera, minutes, miscellaneous materials, newsletters, pamphlets, photographs, publications, records, surveys, and training manuals.  The original order of the records was maintained in most cases.  Some boxes may include cross-departmental documents, and confidential items have been removed and housed in a...
Dates: circa 1800s - 2000s; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2004

Douglass Shortridge collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 213
Scope and Contents The Douglass Shortridge collection contains artifacts from Shortridge's student years at Purdue, historical newspapers from the end of World War II, a newspaper obituary of Abram C. Shortridge, and other documents accumulated during Shortridge's career.
Dates: 1919 - 2003

Printed materials, 1919-2003

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 213, Series 1
Scope and Contents Historical newspapers, newsletter, and class of 1953 reunion photograph from 1978.
Dates: 1919-2003

Indianapolis News Abram C. Shortridge obituary, October 8, 1919

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 52, Placement: 11, Folder: 01
Identifier: MSA 213, Series 1, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Series: Historical newspapers, newsletter, and class of 1953 reunion photograph from 1978.
Dates: Other: October 8, 1919

Indianapolis News V-E Day issue, May 7, 1945

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 52, Placement: 11, Folder: 01
Identifier: MSA 213, Series 1, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Series: Historical newspapers, newsletter, and class of 1953 reunion photograph from 1978.
Dates: Other: May 7, 1945

Indianapolis News V-J Day issue, August 14, 1945

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 52, Placement: 11, Folder: 01
Identifier: MSA 213, Series 1, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Series: Historical newspapers, newsletter, and class of 1953 reunion photograph from 1978.
Dates: Other: August 14, 1945

Daily Pacifican newspaper, July 4, 1946

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 52, Placement: 11, Folder: 01
Identifier: MSA 213, Series 1, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Series: Historical newspapers, newsletter, and class of 1953 reunion photograph from 1978.
Dates: Other: July 4, 1946

John T. McCutcheon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 278
Abstract Sketches, Purdue-related documents, and information files about McCutcheon's cartoons. Box 11: McCutcheon's handwritten account of the origins of Injun Summer and The Hunter's Moon (original pencil notes in JTM's hand); McCutcheon's handwritten account of the origins of Bird Center cartoons (original pencil notes in JTM's hand); Prints (reproductions) and newspaper clippings of some of McCutcheon's popular cartoons, circa 1930s; Sketches, original pen and ink drawings for Ade's Pink Marsh,...
Dates: 1897-1979

Charles and Alice Shaw Major papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 82
Scope and Contents The Charles and Alice Shaw Major Papers (1847-1949; 51.25 cubic feet) document the personal and professional life of Charles Major and his wife Alice Major. Charles Major was an author and a member of the Purdue University board of trustees. The papers consist of Charles Major's literary works, materials from various theatrical productions, poetry written by Major, sketches, and materials from Major’s law career. The Majors' personal life is represented by the materials collected by Alice...
Dates: 1847-1949; Majority of material found within 1890-1924; Event: Date acquired: 11/30/1926

Newby Collection on the Arkansas Calendar Stone

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 116
Scope and Contents The Newby Collection on the Arkansas Calendar Stone (circa 1950s-1970s; 4 cubic feet) documents research conducted by members of the Newby family on the Arkansas Calendar Stone. It features sketches and photographs of the Arkansas Calendar Stone, including some photographic prints by Dr. Alexander Marshack, an archaeology scholar. It also includes star maps which compare the drawings on the Arkansas Calendar Stone with the constellations of various cultures, including Hindu, Aztec, Mayan,...
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 12/02/1981

Purdue University Architect records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 154
Scope and Contents The Purdue University Architect records contain images in varying media formats of Purdue University buildings and landscapes. Reports from the University Architect’s office regarding the different buildings on the West Lafayette as well as satellite campus located within the State of Indiana can also been found.
Dates: 1949 - 2012

College of Agriculture, Administration of the College of Agriculture records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 44
Scope and Contents The College of Agriculture, Administration of the College of Agriculture, Records (1869-2009; 124.95 cubic feet) consists of administrative books, correspondence, financial records, faculty minutes, reports, and other materials relating to the administration of Purdue University’s School of Agriculture.
Dates: 1869-2009; Other: Date acquired: 03/08/2008