Contains 4 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 474
Scope and Contents 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 - 2011; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1969
Item — Box: 2, Item: 2
Identifier: MSF 474, Item 2
Scope and Contents One 10 inch seal, white background with black lettering; revised five feathered griffin.
File — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSF 474, File 12
Scope and Contents The organized packet of Centennial material contains; the logo, selected colors for publications (blue/green), stationery, program, Centennial Post newsletter, photographs of general publicity posters, flag, billboards, match books, desk trophy given to a select few, placemats, Hail Purdue '69 magazine, marker (with time capsule to be opened in 2069).
Item — Box: 2, Item: 1
Identifier: MSF 474, Item 1
Scope and Contents One 10 inch seal, black background with gold lettering; revised five feathered griffin, 1968.