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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...

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.

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...

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).]

List of Faculty in Creative Arts Department, Krannert School Logo, Cover Proposal for Krannert Master's 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...

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]

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, 1992.

History of the Purdue seal, 1890 - 1943

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

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...

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...

Gowan, Al. 'Thanks…for allowing a little room for a dreamer.' Metro-East Journal, p. 11 , April 21, 1967

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 1
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 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...

Meyers, Robbie. Creative Advertising Seminar Held In Krannert on Friday. The Purdue Exponent, p. 3 , May 10, 1967

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 2
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, 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...

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.

Lundstrom, Meg. Senate Considers Student Unrest. The Purdue Exponent, p. 1, May 21, 1968

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 4
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 4
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."

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.

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.]

Author unknown. Al Gowan's World. Better By Design. Purdue People…they make a university great, p. 1, April 1969

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 13
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 13
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...

Author unknown. Stylizer Says New Seal May Be Used 50 Years. Publication and page unknown, July 7, 1969

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 17
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 17
Scope and Contents (The stylizer is Gowan, talks about his Purdue seal design that followed the one that had been in use for 73 years.)]

Author unknown. Seal of Approval at Purdue. Alumnus, p. 38 , Summer 1994

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 19
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 19
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...

Author unknown, date and publication unknown. Artist Graduate Never Took High School Class, undated

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 21
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 21
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...

For $50 Prize, Krannert School Gets a Striking Recruit Poster. Journal and Courier, p. unknown, author unknown, undated

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 22
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 22
Scope and Contents Includes photograph with caption, "Award-Winning Design," explains that Professor Gowan directed the poster contest.]

Advertisement "Prudential Salutes Purdue," publication unknown, undated

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 23
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 23

Department of Creative Arts, Faculty List, 1967 - 1968

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