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Box 1


Contains 8 Collections and/or Records:

Botany Class Notes, 1890

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: Folder 2
Scope and Contents Inscribed "Sophmore Botany work 1890. Part II Jr. Botany work." Includes notes and illustrations.

Financial Ledger, 1884-1889

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Details some of the expenses Wright incurred while a Purdue student.

History Class Notes, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: Folder 3
Scope and Contents Marked Class of ’92, 95 pages of notes, along with maps

Zoology Class Notes, 1889-1890

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: Folder 4
Scope and Contents Fifty-seven pages of notes, along with illustrations.

Zoology Class Notes, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: Folder 5
Scope and Contents Inscribed, "work in the book was accomplished from Sept. to 1890", "Lectures on zoology by Prof. Stanly M. Coulter" 95 pages of notes with illustrations.

Receipts, Notes, Publications and Miscellaneous, 1888-1923

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: Folder 6
Scope and Contents Receipts for board (10/27-11/3, 1888 & 10/20-10/27, 1888), listing of expenses for clothes and bedding, biographical information (2 copies), notes for book Marcus Aurelius Claudius, Cell-union in Herbaceous Grafting, by John Wright – original manuscript and copy from reprint from Botanical Gazette, vol. XVIII, August, 1893, pp. 285-293, with plates XXX and XXXI. Botanizing in North Dakota – original manuscript, dated Mon. January 23, 1892, Purdue Scientific Society, Lafayette, Indiana....

Photographs, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: Folder 7
Scope and Contents Most of the photographs are of graduates or military (possibly R.O.T.C.)

John S. Wright papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 27
Scope and Contents Papers of John Wright, comprised of notebooks, financial records (one ledger and additional receipts), publications, and photographs which document John Wright's time as a student at Purdue University, and material from his career as a botanist and drug inspector for Eli Lilly and Company in Indianapolis, Indiana.