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Box Communal Collections 56

 Container

Contains 78 Collections and/or Records:

WBAA Photos of Staff and Studio

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 06, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 263
Scope and Contents The collection includes six black and white photos of WBAA staff and surrounding studio in the 1950's. The collection may be useful for researchers interested in Purdue University and WBAA.

Heather Moberly Collection of Purdue Ephemera

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 11, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 284
Abstract Ephemera documenting Purdue's campus in the late 1940s

Royce Lambert papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 298
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one pamphlet, entitled "Pictorial Description of Engineering Activities at Purdue University." It is an offocial publication of the Engineering Department at Purdue. The bulletin contains photographs of engineering-related facilities and activities as well as campus sceneries.

Charles M. Romanowitz papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 07
Identifier: MSA 345
Scope and Contents The Charles M. Romanowitz papers (1907-1971; 0.2 cubic feet) document Charles Romanowitz’s Purdue career, from his application to Purdue in 1907 to a certificate for his sixtieth anniversary of his degree in 1971. The postcards in the collection, adressed to family members and his future wife Ruth Ritchie, are panoramic scenes of Purdue campus. Of particular interest might be his original senior thesis, “Comparative Costs Foundations in 11-story office bldg. (Variation story height).” The...

Glennard Miller photo album

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSA 348
Scope and Contents The Glennard Miller scrapbook contains 24 pages of photographs affixed to black paper documenting student life at Purdue in the late 1910s and early 1920s. Images include campus scenes, student activities, sporting events, military band, and steam engine lab, as well as photographs documenting the incident of Harry Weinshank being run off campus by his classmates for repeatedly impersonating a military officer.

Collection of materials related to Lillian Gilbreth

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 01
Identifier: MSP 109
Scope and Contents One folder of items relating to the life of Lillian Gilbreth, and her family, collected by her granddaughter, Lillian (Jill) Barley and Nancy Weston. Materials include clippings relating to the Lillian Gilbreth postage stamp (1984); obituaries and memorial programs for Peter Barney, Ernestine Carey, Lillian Gilbreth, Anne Gilbreth Barney, Charles Carey, and Frank Gilbreth Jr.; programs and photographs relating to Lillian Gilbreth's visit to Athens in 1964; and biographical information on...

Purdue campus and buildings photos, 1936-1944

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 05, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 262

Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity membership ledger

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 02
Identifier: MSP 212
Scope and Contents One ledger dated circa 1915-1930 containing names of Purdue University pledges to the Psi Zeta chapter of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity.

Berwyn E. Brown photographs

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 04
Identifier: MSP 230
Abstract Photographs documenting Purdue University campus and buildings, and the military training of Berwyn E. Brown as part of the Indiana National Guard's artillery unit Battery B.

Collection of Leroy Keyes Press Photos

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 56
Identifier: MSP 229
Abstract Photographs documenting press coverage of Purdue University student and football player Leroy Keyes' student life.

Armory, March 6, 1937

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 05, Folder: 1

Photograph of unidentified female in WBAA studio, ca. 1950s

 Item — Box: Communal Collections 56, Placement: 06, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents The collection includes six black and white photos of WBAA staff and surrounding studio in the 1950's. The collection may be useful for researchers interested in Purdue University and WBAA.