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Box Communal Collections 12

 Container

Contains 43 Collections and/or Records:

Collection on Arthur A. Sego

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 30
Scope and Contents The Collection on Arthur A. Sego documents the life and career of Arthur Sego, 1917 Purdue alumnus and test pilot, who died in 1918. The collection includes Sego's 1917 leather bound Gala Week program, one photograph of Sego in his aviator helmet, and several photocopied articles pertaining to his life and career.
Dates: 1917 - 2004; Majority of material found within 1917

Lynn A. Scipio papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSA 210
Scope and Contents The papers contain articles by Purdue alumnus, Lynn Scipio.
Dates: 1920 - 1921

Fred F. and Charles W. Shafer collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 07
Identifier: MSA 211
Scope and Contents Family photograph, 1896, which includes Fred and Charles Shafer, information from 1907 Debris and Purdue Students' Directory, 1907-1908, along with a manuscript (interview) with Fred Fletcher Shafer, 1957
Dates: 1896 - 1957

Jim Shearer collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSA 212
Scope and Contents Membership card, Student Chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Purdue University, circa 1904.

Program, Philalethean, Twenty-seventh Annual, Friday, April 28, 1905.
Dates: undated

Douglass Shortridge collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 213
Scope and Contents The Douglass Shortridge collection contains artifacts from Shortridge's student years at Purdue, historical newspapers from the end of World War II, a newspaper obituary of Abram C. Shortridge, and other documents accumulated during Shortridge's career.
Dates: 1919 - 2003

E. E. Sickler papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 10
Identifier: MSA 214
Scope and Contents "Thoughts At The Anvil," by E. E. Sickler.
Dates: circa 1882

Ella B. Silance collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 11
Identifier: MSA 215
Scope and Contents One photograph, with Ella B. Silance's named marked on the back, but a group of unidentified people in the photograph.
Dates: circa 1932

Vern N. Smiley collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 12
Identifier: MSA 216
Scope and Contents Gala Week 1921 booklet; Pi Omicron National Sorority - program, 1933-1934; Pi Omicron National Sorority directory, April 1935, and small Alpha Chapter Pi Omicron scrapbook, 5" x 4" with thirty-six photographs in it, 1930-1931.
Dates: 1921 - 1934

C. F. Smith collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 13
Identifier: MSA 217
Scope and Contents C. F. Smith was the chief engineer for The Bournonville Rotary Valve Motor Company, Hoboken, New Jersey, and there are three catalogs/manuals from the company in the collection.
Dates: 1921 - 1922

R. E. Stephenson papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 16
Identifier: MSA 220
Scope and Contents Articles and bulletin by R. E. Stephenson.
Dates: 1918 - 1920

Lena A. Sutton papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 19
Identifier: MSA 222
Scope and Contents Publication co-authored by Lena Sutton entitled, "The Efficiency of the Preparation of Ether from Alcohol and Sulfuric Acid." Reprinted from the Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. XXXV, no. 6, June, 1913, pp. 794-800.
Dates: 1913

Booth Tarkington collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 20
Identifier: MSA 223
Scope and Contents Excerpts from the book, My Maiden Effort, by Gelett Burgess, which includes some of Booth Tarkington's first writings. Obituaries and stories written upon Tarkington's death.
Dates: 1921 - 1946

Collection on Karl R. Templeton

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 21
Identifier: MSA 224
Scope and Contents Information about Karl R. Templeton taken from Purdue Students' Directory, 1909-1910 and Debris, 1910.
Dates: 1909 - 1910

Paul M. Thayer papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 22
Identifier: MSA 225
Scope and Contents "The Book Nobody Will Read," by Paul M. Thayer, 1983. [2 copies]
Dates: undated

Robert Thomas papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 23
Identifier: MSA 226
Scope and Contents Articles and notations by Robert Thomas.
Dates: 1949 - 1951

Stockton family collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 17
Identifier: MSA 22
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to Purdue alumni James W. Stockton and Ann Stockton, 1919-1947. Includes one postcard of Theta Xi house at Purdue University, one report card for James W. Stockton, and one newspaper clipping on Ann Stockton's injury in the Purdue bleachers collapse.
Dates: 1919 - 1947; Other: Date acquired: 11/04/2008

Woody Strong collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 18
Identifier: MSA 221
Scope and Contents Articles about Woody and Penny Strong's mission trips to Nepal.
Dates: 1988 - 1995

Joseph A. Starkey collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 15
Identifier: MSA 219
Scope and Contents Photographs taken at Purdue University during the 1923-1924 school year. Correspondence from Starkey's son, Mirwood A. Starkey, concerning the death of his mother, Lena Smith Starkey and the donation of the photographs.
Dates: 1923 - 2005

William M. Snyder collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 218
Scope and Contents 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

Roger H. Schnurlein Collection on the Class of 1926

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 03
Identifier: MSA 208
Scope and Contents Roster of Class of 1926 Mechanical Engineering graduates, 25th, 60th, 65th, Class of 1926 anniversary testimonial certificates, and other items from the Class of 1926, post-graduation.
Dates: 1951 - 1991

Howard E. Satterfield papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 01
Identifier: MSA 206
Scope and Contents "From Whence We Came," by Frances Gilchrist Gibson Satterfield, 1973 [family history]
Dates: undated

Albert Scheible papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 02
Identifier: MSA 207
Scope and Contents Booklet and article written by Albert Scheible.
Dates: 1894 - 1916

J. Edgar Scholl diary

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 04
Identifier: MSA 209
Scope and Contents Daily diary of J. Edgar Scholl, January 1, 1901 to December 8, 1902 . The diary provides a daily account of the life of a young man in Indiana, as he begins farming and prepares to marry.
Dates: 1901 - 1902

Class of 1926 Material, 1951-1991

 File — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 03, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Letter to Mechanical Engineering Class of '26 announcing the 25th anniversary, signed by Ed Kaegi [includes statistics about the Mechanical Engineering Class of 1926]Letter announcing 25th anniversary of Class of 1926 during Gala Week, April 27-29, 1951, letter signed by Walter W. Walb, February 16, 1951.Black & gold, felt '26.List of Mechanical Engineering graduates, Class of 1926, includes addresses, 1951.Itinerary for Gala Week events for...
Dates: 1951-1991

Purdue Gala Week Program, 1917

 File — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 06, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 30, File 2
Scope and Contents The program was from Sego's Purdue graduation.
Dates: 1917