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Contains 37 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue Seal - Original Sources on Campus , 1890 - 1948

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSF 471, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Albert J. Gowan papers document Albert J. Gowan's involvement in the design of the Purdue University seal, Purdue centennial material and Krannert logo, along with miscellaneous items, such as press clippings related to the projects. Information on the various designs of the Purdue seal proceeding Gowan's 1968 design is also included among the papers. The press material also provides key information on the Purdue seal, Purdue centennial graphic materials and the design of the Krannert...

List of Faculty in Creative Arts Department, Krannert School Logo, Cover Proposal for Krannert MS in Industrial Administration and Announcement for Bruce Rogers Centennial Conference, 1967 - 2011

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSF 471, File 5
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Albert J. Gowan papers document Albert J. Gowan's involvement in the design of the Purdue University seal, Purdue centennial material and Krannert logo, along with miscellaneous items, such as press clippings related to the projects. Information on the various designs of the Purdue seal proceeding Gowan's 1968 design is also included among the papers. The press material also provides key information on the Purdue seal, Purdue centennial graphic materials and the design of the Krannert...

Purdue Seal Report to University Resources Policy Committee, April 15, 1968

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSF 471, File 4
Scope and Contents University Senate Report No. 7, 15 April, 1968 - Purdue Seal Grant, Number 0001-56-352, PRF General Fund - Gowan (21 page report, $600.00 grant).]

Press clippings on Al Gowan at Purdue, 1967 - 1970

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Albert J. Gowan papers document Albert J. Gowan's involvement in the design of the Purdue University seal, Purdue centennial material and Krannert logo, along with miscellaneous items, such as press clippings related to the projects. Information on the various designs of the Purdue seal proceeding Gowan's 1968 design is also included among the papers. The press material also provides key information on the Purdue seal, Purdue centennial graphic materials and the design of the Krannert...

Logo for Krannert School of Industrial Management (now called Krannert School of Management), 1968

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 6, Item: 2
Identifier: MSF 471, File 6, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Albert J. Gowan papers document Albert J. Gowan's involvement in the design of the Purdue University seal, Purdue centennial material and Krannert logo, along with miscellaneous items, such as press clippings related to the projects. Information on the various designs of the Purdue seal proceeding Gowan's 1968 design is also included among the papers. The press material also provides key information on the Purdue seal, Purdue centennial graphic materials and the design of the Krannert...

Biographics: a film by Al Gowan and Victor Papanek, 1968 (DVD; footage of biological specimens, sliced in a linear fashion by Dr. Samuel N. Postlethwait, Professor in the Purdue Biology Department at the time; film then spliced and set to a jazz soundtrack by Gowan and Papanek, to create a virtual trip through a three dimensional object. They were later invited to the International Design Conference in Aspen, Colorado to show the film.)

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 6, Item: 1
Identifier: MSF 471, File 6, Item 1
Scope and Contents DVD; footage of biological specimens, sliced in a linear fashion by Dr. Samuel N. Postlethwait, Professor in the Purdue Biology Department at the time; film then spliced and set to a jazz soundtrack by Gowan and Papanek, to create a virtual trip through a three dimensional object. They were later invited to the International Design Conference in Aspen, Colorado to show the film.

Design at Purdue - 56 Slides, 1965 - 1970

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSF 471, File 9
Scope and Contents Slides of various designs and miscellaneous items by Purdue students and Al Gowan., 1965-1970

Designcourse and Correspondence, editor, Al Gowan, 1969 - 1970

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 471, File 8
Scope and Contents Includes Designcourse, Volume 1, no. 1, Spring, 1969; Volume 1, no. 2, Summer, 1969; Volume 1, no. 3, Fall, 1969. Also included is correspondence in regards to Gowan's publication; Designcourse, 1969 - 1970 (three items). [3 items]

Dan Estes Graduate Thesis Project, Faculty Advisor; Al Gowan, 1968

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSF 471, File 7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Albert J. Gowan papers document Albert J. Gowan's involvement in the design of the Purdue University seal, Purdue centennial material and Krannert logo, along with miscellaneous items, such as press clippings related to the projects. Information on the various designs of the Purdue seal proceeding Gowan's 1968 design is also included among the papers. The press material also provides key information on the Purdue seal, Purdue centennial graphic materials and the design of the Krannert...

Carrier, Gerald L. Purdue Trustees A "Plucky" Lot. The Indianapolis Star, p. unknown, March 9, 1969

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 12
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 12
Scope and Contents Describes the "plucking" of a sixth feather from Gowan's griffin design.]

Letter from The Indianapolis Star, January 13, 1969

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 11
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 11
Scope and Contents In regards to request for Gowan to comment on an article where his name appeared.

Black and white photograph of Al Gowan, 1969

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 9
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Albert J. Gowan papers document Albert J. Gowan's involvement in the design of the Purdue University seal, Purdue centennial material and Krannert logo, along with miscellaneous items, such as press clippings related to the projects. Information on the various designs of the Purdue seal proceeding Gowan's 1968 design is also included among the papers. The press material also provides key information on the Purdue seal, Purdue centennial graphic materials and the design of the Krannert...

Purdue Approves Use Of New Seal. DIMENSION: Purdue, pp.8-9 , February 17, 1969

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 10
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 10
Scope and Contents Page 9 and author missing from article, includes a photograph of Gowan with "new and old Purdue seals."

Purdue Seal - Images, Negatives, Prints, Tests, 1890 - 1968

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: MSF 471, File 11
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Albert J. Gowan papers document Albert J. Gowan's involvement in the design of the Purdue University seal, Purdue centennial material and Krannert logo, along with miscellaneous items, such as press clippings related to the projects. Information on the various designs of the Purdue seal proceeding Gowan's 1968 design is also included among the papers. The press material also provides key information on the Purdue seal, Purdue centennial graphic materials and the design of the Krannert...

Michael Horoho, "The Purdue Crest", 1992

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSF 471, File 10
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence between Michael Horoho and Al Gowan in regards to Horoho's request for Gowan to write a foreword for his book, The Purdue Crest: a visual history.[/i], 1992

History of the Purdue seal, 1890 - 1943

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 1
Identifier: MSF 471, File 1, Item 1

First Purdue seal design by Bruce Rogers, 1893

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 2
Identifier: MSF 471, File 1, Item 2
Scope and Contents Includes an image on 19th Commencement program, June 7, 1893.

Purdue seal, 1924

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 6
Identifier: MSF 471, File 1, Item 6
Scope and Contents Image on Purdue semi-centennial, Alumni Record.

Second Purdue seal design by Bruce Rogers, 1894

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 3
Identifier: MSF 471, File 1, Item 3
Scope and Contents Image on front page of October 1894 Exponent, volume 6, no. 1.

Third Purdue seal by Miss Abby Phelps Lytle, 1895

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 4
Identifier: MSF 471, File 1, Item 4

Fourth Purdue seal design by Mrs. Marion Woodbury, 1909

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 5
Identifier: MSF 471, File 1, Item 5

Reeder, John. History of Unofficial University Seal Related. Exponent, November 5, 1948

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 8
Identifier: MSF 471, File 1, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Albert J. Gowan papers document Albert J. Gowan's involvement in the design of the Purdue University seal, Purdue centennial material and Krannert logo, along with miscellaneous items, such as press clippings related to the projects. Information on the various designs of the Purdue seal proceeding Gowan's 1968 design is also included among the papers. The press material also provides key information on the Purdue seal, Purdue centennial graphic materials and the design of the Krannert...

Hepburn, W. M. History of University Seal. Exponent, Tuesday August 31, 1943

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 7
Identifier: MSF 471, File 1, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Albert J. Gowan papers document Albert J. Gowan's involvement in the design of the Purdue University seal, Purdue centennial material and Krannert logo, along with miscellaneous items, such as press clippings related to the projects. Information on the various designs of the Purdue seal proceeding Gowan's 1968 design is also included among the papers. The press material also provides key information on the Purdue seal, Purdue centennial graphic materials and the design of the Krannert...

Purdue Seal Correspondence, 1966 - 1969

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSF 471, File 2
Scope and Contents Items include an initial letter of intent to design a new University seal, correspondence dealing with the cost and where funds would come from, meeting correspondence, board of trustee correspondence, university senate minutes dealing with the seal, press release announcing the new seal, presentation information after the seal was officially put to use on May 6, 1969.  Material is dated November 8, 1966 – July 26, 1994.

Art Director Club of Indiana, 1967 - 1968

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 3
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 3
Scope and Contents Brochure, includes a letter stating that Al Gowan had four poster entries eligible for professional awards.