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Box 1

 Container

Contains 5 Collections and/or Records:

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...
Dates: 1968

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...
Dates: 1890 - 1968

Photographs with caption, "Feathers Plucked?" , undated

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Item: 18
Identifier: MSF 471, File 3, Item 18
Scope and Contents The paragraph describes how Gowan's original griffin design had six feathers, with one later being "plucked" for aesthetic reasons.]
Dates: undated

Combined Gifts To Purdue Make Centennial Marker. The Journal And Courier, p. 11, author unknown, August 23, 1969

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5, Item: 4
Identifier: MSF 471, File 7, Item 4
Scope and Contents Iincludes photographs of limestone quarry located on Purdue research farm in Bedford, where centennial marker material came from, photograph of the Purdue University Centennial marker and photo of Dan Estes, the designer and Robert Ingalls Jr., president of Ingalls Stone Company, Incorporated, Bedford.
Dates: August 23, 1969

Image of the third design by Abby Phelps Lytle, The image was in use from , 1895 - 1909

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 11, Item: 3
Identifier: MSF 471, File 11, Item 3
Scope and Contents Lytle was asked by the University Administration to design it, while she was head of the art department. Also includes a copy of the cover of the School of Pharmacy, Purdue University, Twelfth Annual Catalogue, 1895-96 and a copy of the Bulletin of Purdue University, Annual Catalogue, 1903 - 1904.
Dates: 1895 - 1909