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Box Communal Collections 47

 Container

Contains 30 Collections and/or Records:

Hail Purdue '69 publication, 1969

 File — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 04
Identifier: Folder OS S 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Robert C. Thompson papers (1949-1951; 0.8 cubic feet) documents campus life during Robert Thompson’s time at Purdue University.  They feature material related to Thompson’s study of mechanical engineering, including artifacts he created in a machine shop course.  Student life is also represented in dormitory photographs, student rule handbooks and student publications.  Types of materials include: photographs, negatives, artifacts, and booklets.
Dates: 1969

Scabbard and Blade Certificate, 1911

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 2
Scope and Contents C. C. Lynde's certificate for Company E of Scabbard and Blade.
Dates: 1911

Photo - Cosmopolitan Club (?)

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 1
Scope and Contents Contains one photo, which could be the members of the Cosmopolitan Club, since it was with the certificate for membership to that club.
Dates: 1911 - 1919

Cosmopolitan Club Certificate, 1912

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 3
Scope and Contents Certificate for membership to the Purdue Cosmopolitan Club.
Dates: 1912

Tau Beta Phi Certificate, 1913

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 4
Scope and Contents Certificate for membership in Tau Beta Pi, Indiana Alpha Chapter.
Dates: 1913

Woodrow Wilson at whistle-stop (18), 1913-1921

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 07, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Woodrow Wilson papers (1905-1956; 0.1 cubic feet) documents the Presidency and historical legacy of Woodrow Wilson. The collection also includes memorial material in the forms of pamphlets highlighting various facets of Wilson’s legacy, such as statesmanship and education. A speech by Franklin Roosevelt to the Woodrow Wilson Foundation is also featured. Types of materials include: black-and-white photographs, political cartoons, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1913-1921

Woodrow Wilson standing outside with three other older men (16), 1913-1921

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 07, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Woodrow Wilson papers (1905-1956; 0.1 cubic feet) documents the Presidency and historical legacy of Woodrow Wilson. The collection also includes memorial material in the forms of pamphlets highlighting various facets of Wilson’s legacy, such as statesmanship and education. A speech by Franklin Roosevelt to the Woodrow Wilson Foundation is also featured. Types of materials include: black-and-white photographs, political cartoons, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1913-1921

Woodrow Wilson standing next to a donkey political cartoon (5), 1913-1921

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 07, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Woodrow Wilson papers (1905-1956; 0.1 cubic feet) documents the Presidency and historical legacy of Woodrow Wilson. The collection also includes memorial material in the forms of pamphlets highlighting various facets of Wilson’s legacy, such as statesmanship and education. A speech by Franklin Roosevelt to the Woodrow Wilson Foundation is also featured. Types of materials include: black-and-white photographs, political cartoons, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1913-1921

"Presidential Messages" political cartoon by John McCutcheon (8), 1913-1921

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 07, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Woodrow Wilson papers (1905-1956; 0.1 cubic feet) documents the Presidency and historical legacy of Woodrow Wilson. The collection also includes memorial material in the forms of pamphlets highlighting various facets of Wilson’s legacy, such as statesmanship and education. A speech by Franklin Roosevelt to the Woodrow Wilson Foundation is also featured. Types of materials include: black-and-white photographs, political cartoons, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1913-1921

Woodrow Wilson and crowd in front of building entrance, 1913-1921

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 07, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Woodrow Wilson papers (1905-1956; 0.1 cubic feet) documents the Presidency and historical legacy of Woodrow Wilson. The collection also includes memorial material in the forms of pamphlets highlighting various facets of Wilson’s legacy, such as statesmanship and education. A speech by Franklin Roosevelt to the Woodrow Wilson Foundation is also featured. Types of materials include: black-and-white photographs, political cartoons, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1913-1921

Photographs & political cartoons, 1913-1921

 File — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 07
Identifier: Folder OS S 6
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Woodrow Wilson papers (1905-1956; 0.1 cubic feet) documents the Presidency and historical legacy of Woodrow Wilson. The collection also includes memorial material in the forms of pamphlets highlighting various facets of Wilson’s legacy, such as statesmanship and education. A speech by Franklin Roosevelt to the Woodrow Wilson Foundation is also featured. Types of materials include: black-and-white photographs, political cartoons, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1913-1921

Woodrow Wilson sitting at desk (3), 1913-1921

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 07, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Woodrow Wilson papers (1905-1956; 0.1 cubic feet) documents the Presidency and historical legacy of Woodrow Wilson. The collection also includes memorial material in the forms of pamphlets highlighting various facets of Wilson’s legacy, such as statesmanship and education. A speech by Franklin Roosevelt to the Woodrow Wilson Foundation is also featured. Types of materials include: black-and-white photographs, political cartoons, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1913-1921

Part of piece of legislation facsimile, 1913-1921

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 07, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Woodrow Wilson papers (1905-1956; 0.1 cubic feet) documents the Presidency and historical legacy of Woodrow Wilson. The collection also includes memorial material in the forms of pamphlets highlighting various facets of Wilson’s legacy, such as statesmanship and education. A speech by Franklin Roosevelt to the Woodrow Wilson Foundation is also featured. Types of materials include: black-and-white photographs, political cartoons, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1913-1921

Photograph of H.H. Remmers, undated

 File — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 21
Identifier: MSF 533, File 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains reports generated by Hermann H. Remmers and the Purdue Opinion Panel from the 1940s to the 1970s. It also contains a photograph of Remmers.
Dates: undated

Personal Life, 1910 - 1992

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 508, Series 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Ernest J. McCormick papers document the life and career of Professor Emeritus and President of PAQ Services Ernest J. McCormick. The majority of the papers date from 1945 to the late 1980s. The McCormick papers document McCormick’s private life and professional career, particularly his professional activities during his tenure at Purdue University. Some personal papers are included, which document McCormick’s academic background, books from his personal library as a child, and materials...
Dates: 1910 - 1992

Item of Interest: Craddle Roll Certificate, 1955

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 16
Identifier: MSF 508, Series 1, File 5, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Ernest J. McCormick papers document the life and career of Professor Emeritus and President of PAQ Services Ernest J. McCormick. The majority of the papers date from 1945 to the late 1980s. The McCormick papers document McCormick’s private life and professional career, particularly his professional activities during his tenure at Purdue University. Some personal papers are included, which document McCormick’s academic background, books from his personal library as a child, and materials...
Dates: 1955

Photograph

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 14, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Correspondence from William Snyder describing the U.S.S. Lafayette, photograph of the Lafayette's launch, a U.S.S. Enterprise CVN-65 baseball cap, and a Trident tie clip.
Dates: 1989 - 1991

Item of Interest: Private Practice Certificate, 1971

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 16
Identifier: MSF 508, Series 2, File 4, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the File: Items of particular interest in folder includes Certificate of Commendation signed by President Harry Truman, and 1971 Private Practice Certificate.
Dates: 1971

Item of Interest: Certificate of Commendation, signed by President Harry Truman

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 16
Identifier: MSF 508, Series 2, File 4, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the File: Items of particular interest in folder includes Certificate of Commendation signed by President Harry Truman, and 1971 Private Practice Certificate.
Dates: 1945 - 1994

Item of Interest: Certificate for appointment of consultant of the Secretary of the Army's Scientific Advisory Panel, 1963

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 16
Identifier: MSF 508, Series 2, File 5, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the File: Items of particular interest include photographs of Ernest McCormick and certificates of appointments.
Dates: 1963

Item of Interest: "Honorary Plank Owner" Certificate for Honored Member of the Navy Personnel Research and Development Center, 1973

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 16
Identifier: MSF 508, Series 2, File 5, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the File: Items of particular interest include photographs of Ernest McCormick and certificates of appointments.
Dates: 1973

Scooter's Cash Bash broadside, September 12, 2009

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 05
Identifier: Item 52
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Lauren Roth collection of Purdue University broadsides (2009; 0.2 cubic feet) documents Purdue campus life and culture as well as marketing strategies of various campus groups, including Purdue University itself. It is predominantly composed of campus group callout broadsides, as well as broadsides advertising various events. The collection was created in HONR 199 Living History as a way to understand Purdue in the present day and curated by Lauren Roth....
Dates: September 12, 2009

Miscellaneous Magazine and Newspaper Articles About Purdue

 File — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Miscellaneous magazine and newspaper articles about Purdue University
Dates: 1966-1968

Pictures, 1958 - 1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 110, Series 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Stewart Center records contain floor plans and materials related to the building's construction and correspondence between Dr. John H. Moriarty and various distinguished groups and individuals invited to the dedication ceremony. A program from the first student play held in Loeb Playhouse is also contained within the collection as well as several library documents.
Dates: 1958 - 1980

Certificate of thanks from the Western Railway Club, April 19, 1898

 File — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 02, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The James H. Smart papers (1874-1977; 3.4 cubic feet) primarily document James H. Smart’s term as president of Purdue University (1883-1900). The majority of the papers are in the form of letter books (1881-1899). The letter book from 1881-1885 begins with President Emerson E. White; the greater part is by James. H. Smart. The letters are primarily written by Smart, although some are written by his secretary L.D. Swan as well as vice-president Winthrop E. Stone in his absence. The...
Dates: April 19, 1898