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Box Communal Collections 1

 Container

Contains 15 Collections and/or Records:

Indiana history collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 113
Scope and Contents The Indiana history collection comprises materials related to the history of Indiana, its statehood, and its role in the Civil War.
Dates: 1806 - 1863

Book of Prices of the Carpenters and Joiners of Covington, Indiana, January 1850

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 01, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 113, Item 1
Scope and Contents 19 pages, 4.75 x 7 in.
Dates: January 1850

Letter from David T. Kimball, Jr. to David T. Kimball, Sr., March 11, 1831

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 01, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSP 113, Item 2
Scope and Contents 8.25 x 13 in.  Written in Indianapolis by David Tenney Kimball to his father, Reverend David Tenney Kimball, Ipswich, Massachusetts.
Dates: March 11, 1831

Correspondence, speeches, photographs, 1965 - 1971

 File — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 04, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 358, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection consists of correspondence, notes, and photographs relating to Blakesley's tenure as the Vice-President and President of the University Club. Of particular interest might be the material on an event honoring President Hovde's retirement that was hosted by the club. Types of materials include: letters, photographs, artifact (wooden plaque).
Dates: 1965 - 1971

Wooden John Purdue Club plaque, n.d.

 File — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 04, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 358, File 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection consists of correspondence, notes, and photographs relating to Blakesley's tenure as the Vice-President and President of the University Club. Of particular interest might be the material on an event honoring President Hovde's retirement that was hosted by the club. Types of materials include: letters, photographs, artifact (wooden plaque).
Dates: n.d.

Wartime flyers, July 1, 1918 - September 17, 1918

 File — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 03, Folder: 01
Identifier: MSP 253, File 1
Scope and Contents Includes posters calling for support of the Marines and encouraging citizens to conserve food and to assist the war efforts.
Dates: July 1, 1918 - September 17, 1918

Government bond advertisements, 1918

 File — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 03, Folder: 02
Identifier: MSP 253, File 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The World War I flyers collection contains an assortment of World War I flyers and advertisements encouraging citizens to buy government bonds and help support the military during the War.
Dates: 1918

Miscellaneous materials, 1918

 File — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 03, Folder: 03
Identifier: MSP 253, File 3
Scope and Contents Includes a Red Cross member flyer, an advertisement for the Missouri State Fair of 1918, and a flyer encouraging schools and students to make democracy safe for the world.
Dates: 1918

Collection of 1967 Rose Bowl Materials

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 02
Identifier: MSP 189
Abstract Miscellaneous publications and publicity materials relating to the Purdue football team’s participation in the 1967 Rose Bowl.
Dates: 1966 - 1967

World War I flyers collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 03
Identifier: MSP 253
Scope and Contents The World War I flyers collection contains an assortment of World War I flyers and advertisements encouraging citizens to buy government bonds and help support the military during the War.
Dates: 1918

James Blakesley papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 04
Identifier: MSA 358
Abstract Materials documenting James Blakesley's tenure as VP and president of the University Club.
Dates: 1965 - 1971

The Student's Verb Blank, undated

 File — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 07, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSF 99, File 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of two series: "Class Announcements, Publication and Miscellaneous" and "Student's Verb Blank."
Dates: undated

Baird Family Papers on John Purdue

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSP 293
Content Description Two letters written by John Purdue to Mrs. Baird and George Mitchell, 1826-1827.
Dates: April 15, 1826 and February 17, 1827.

Collection on the 100th Anniversary of the First Official Airmail, first day cover, related stamps and souvenir booklet

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 06, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 292
Scope and Contents The collection contains the 100th Anniversary first day cover of the official airmail, Balloon "Jupiter," Lafayette, Indiana, 1859 and a copy of the souvenir booklet issued at that time. It also contains four United States, "Jupiter" postage stamps, commemorating the 100th anniversary in 1959. There are six other air mail stamps featured in the collection.An addition of two envelopes commemorating the world's first air mail flight and stamped with, "Via, Purdue Airplane - Capt. L....
Dates: 1859 - 1959

Pauline Mariotte-Davies papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 99
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two series: "Class Announcements, Publication and Miscellaneous" and "Student's Verb Blank."
Dates: 1897