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Box 1

 Container

Contains 24 Collections and/or Records:

Awards, 1913 - 1953

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Awards, Medals, Citations collection consists of several medals and medallions awarded to Purdue University and various staff members for their contributions to their respective fields. Medals were created from varying materials, with a majority consisting of bronze in varying sizes.

Princeton University Bicentennial Medal, 1946

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 7
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 1, Item 7
Scope and Contents Presented to Purdue University by the President, Trustees, and Faculty of Princeton University, 3" in diameter, bronze.

Berliner Bezirksv Deutsch Ingenieure Medal, June 1913

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 3
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 1, Item 3
Scope and Contents Presented to former Purdue Professor W.F.M. Goss who was also President of the A.S.M.E. at that time, 1.75" in diameter, bronze.

International Reunion of Purdue Alumni Medal, August 21, 1915

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 4
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 1, Item 4
Scope and Contents International Reunion of Purdue Alumni Panama Pacific Exposition in San Francisco, 3" inches in diameter, bronze

Commemorative medals, 1892 - 1966

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Awards, Medals, Citations collection consists of several medals and medallions awarded to Purdue University and various staff members for their contributions to their respective fields. Medals were created from varying materials, with a majority consisting of bronze in varying sizes.

Philadelphia International Exposition medal, 1926

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 15
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2, Item 8
Scope and Contents Philadelphia Sesquicentennial, 3" in diameter, bronze

Warner & Swasey Company Fortieth Anniversary Commemorative Medal, 1920

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 12
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 3, Item 5

University of St. Clemend Fiftieth Anniversary Commemorative Medal, 1938

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 19
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2, Item 12
Scope and Contents University located in Sofia, Bulgaria, 2.75 in diameter, bronze

Columbian Exposition Medal, 1892 - 1893

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 9
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2, Item 1
Scope and Contents World Columbian Exposition in commemoration of the four hundredth anniversary of the landing of Christopher Columbus.

Saint Louis World's Fair Louisiana Purchase Exposition Bronze Medal, 1904

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 1
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 1, Item 1

John Grier Hibben Medal, May 11, 1912

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 10
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2, Item 2
Scope and Contents Commemorating the inauguration of John Grier Hibben as President of Princeton University, 2" in diameter, bronze

Croix de Guerre, Ambulance Unit Medal, 1918

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 5
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 1, Item 5
Scope and Contents From World War I, taken from the President's Office.

John Fritz Medal for Scientific or Industrial Achievement, 1919

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 6
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 1, Item 6

Centario de la Universidad de Buenos Aires Medal, 1921

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 13
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2, Item 6

Official Commemorative Chicago World's Fair Medal, 1933

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 18
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2, Item 11
Scope and Contents Century of Progress international Exposition in Chicago, 2.75" in diameter, bronze

University of the East, First President Commemorative Souvenir, 1951

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 20
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2, Item 13

Wallace Clark International Award for Distinguished Contribution to Scientific Management in the International Field , undated

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 8
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 1, Item 8
Scope and Contents Presented by the American Society for Mechanical Engineers, 2.5" in diameter, bronze

Britannica Society Seal, undated

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 21
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2, Item 14

Delaware and Hudson Company One Hundredth Anniversary Commemorative Medal, 1929

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 17
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2, Item 10
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Awards, Medals, Citations collection consists of several medals and medallions awarded to Purdue University and various staff members for their contributions to their respective fields. Medals were created from varying materials, with a majority consisting of bronze in varying sizes.

Big Ten Medal, circa 1916

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 11
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 2, Item 4
Scope and Contents Big Ten medal, possibly a sample, no recipient name engraved on medal.

Saint Louis World's Fair Louisiana Purchase Exposition Grand Prize Medal, 1904

 Item — Box: 1, Item: 2
Identifier: MSP 239, Series 1, Item 2

Awards, Medals, Citations collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 239
Scope and Contents The Awards, Medals, Citations collection consists of several medals and medallions awarded to Purdue University and various staff members for their contributions to their respective fields. Medals were created from varying materials, with a majority consisting of bronze in varying sizes.