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Box 4

 Container

Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University, 1920 - 1960

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 2, Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents This sub-series in comprosed of material used by Cernan, while a student at Purdue University, such as various textbooks, course work, and his Engineering drafting tools. There is also memorabilia from his various activities as a Purdue student. Holdings describe Cernan's memberships in the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity, the National Society of Scabbard and Blade, the academic Tau Beta Pi Association, the honorary Skull and Crescent society, as a junior editor for Debris, and the Naval Reserve...
Dates: 1920 - 1960; Majority of material found within 1953 - 1956

Education, 1920 - 1964

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 2
Scope and Contents This series contains records pertaining to Eugene Cernan's activities and associations while attending both Purdue University and the United States Naval Postgraduate School. Holdings describe Cernan's memberships in the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity, the National Society of Scabbard and Blade, the academic Tau Beta Pi Association, the honorary Skull and Crescent Society, material from his role as junior editor of the Purdue Debris yearbook, and the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC)....
Dates: 1920 - 1964

Correspondence, certificates, coursework, and memorabilia, 1952 - 1960

 Sub-Group — Box: 4
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 2, Sub-Series 1, Sub-Group 1
Scope and Contents Within this sub-group are Department of Navy and Purdue University related letters; club membership certificates, memorabilia, and correspondence; a Purdue Navy Reserve Officers Training Corps yearbook; employment offers Cernan had received before his Purdue graduation, and drawings from a Purdue General Engineering course.
Dates: 1952 - 1960