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Collection of Locomotive Building Blueprints

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 257
Scope and Contents The Collection of Locomotive Building Blueprints (1894-1965; 15.7 linear ft.) documents the foundation and structure of the locomotive testing laboratory at Purdue University. It also shows a later development of the building in the form of a garage and storage building.  Types of materials include: blueprints. The Blueprints are organized in chronological order.

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...

Collection of Midwestern maps

 Collection — Box: Folder 1
Identifier: MSR 12
Scope and Contents The Collection of Midwestern Maps (1825-1925; 7 linear feet) documents roads, counties, and geography of Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Michigan, and Illinois. It features several pocket maps, including one attached to the inside cover of a small travel booklet. Some maps note territory status of current states, such as Michigan. Not all counties are represented on all maps. One map is written in French.

Collection of Miscellaneous Facsimiles and Pictorial materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 131
Abstract Facsimiles and pictorial material documenting the American Revolution and Civil War eras. Also includes newspapers documenting Lafayette during 1885-1886.

Collection of Purdue Astronaut slide rules

 Collection — Box: 8 items
Identifier: MSA 254
Scope and Contents Slide rules of six Purdue alumni astronauts: Neil Armstrong, Roy Bridges, Eugene Cernan, Richard Covey, Guy Gardner, and Jerry Ross.

Collection of Purdue Diplomas

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 133
Abstract Diplomas documenting academic degrees awarded at Purdue University.

Collection of Purdue Train Wreck materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 117
Abstract Newspaper articles, eye witness interviews, an oral history, and memorabilia relating to the 1903 Purdue Train Wreck.

Collection of Purdue University dance cards

 Collection — Box: 1 shelf
Identifier: MSP 118
Scope and Contents Collection of dance cards for events at Purdue University.

Collection of Purdue University photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 43
Scope and Contents This is an artificial collection created by Purdue Libraries and Special Collections over the years. This collection will be added to periodically.

Collection of Purdue University postcards

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 39
Scope and Contents The Collection of Purdue University postcards (1900-2007, 0.5 cubic feet) documents the changing landscape and buildings of Purdue University over time. Each postcard has been given a unique number and then assigned a subject heading. This is an active collection which will be added to over time.

Collection of Sigma Chi Fraternity Court Case materials

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 37
Scope and Contents Documents, newspaper clippings, and photocopies of materials pertaining to the Delta Delta chapter of Sigma Chi, the first fraternity formed at Purdue University in 1875. After Purdue University President Emerson White abolished Greek societies on campus, a member of Sigma Chi sued the University. This collection documents the legal dispute and is sometimes referred to as the Purdue case or Sigma Chi case.

Collection of Student Newspapers at Purdue University

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 99
Abstract Student newspapers documenting student life, unrest, and obscenity controversy.

Collection of Tycho Brahe engravings

 Collection — Box: FF 4
Identifier: FF 4
Abstract The Collection of Tycho Brahe engravings (1 flat case file; 1662) contains 15 engravings (all on paper) that were once pages from Joan Blaeu’s Atlas maior, siue, Cosmographia Blauiana : qua solum, salum, cœlum, accuratissime describuntur.  The engravings illustrate Brahe’s astronomical instruments and observations from his observatories, Uraniborg and Stjerneborg, in Hven, Sweden.

Collection of Virginia Poullard Dupalais Twigg, Lucy Way Sistare Say, and Charles Alexandre Lesueur Works of Art

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 130
Scope and Contents The Collection of Virginia Poullard Dupalais Twigg, Lucy Way Sistare Say, and Charles Alexandre Lesueur Works of Art (circa 1800-1846; 43 items) contains twenty-six pencil, pastel, charcoal and watercolor sketches on paper by Charles Lesueur and seventeen pencil and watercolor sketches attributed to Virginia Dupalais Twigg, Lesueur's niece and pupil who lived with him in New Harmony, or Lucy Sistare Say, a fellow artist teaching at New Harmony. Many of the sketches document life in New Harmony,...

Collection of Woodrow Wilson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 129
Abstract Photographs, political cartoons, and pamphlets documenting the Woodrow Wilson administration and his historical legacy.

Collection on Bruce Rogers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 45
Scope and Contents Correspondence, printed material, audio-visual materials, artifacts and ephemera collected by Purdue University Libraries during or after the lifetime of Bruce Rogers.

Collection on Durward Kirby

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 8, Placement: 16
Identifier: MSA 155
Scope and Contents 'Didn't you used to be Durward Kirby?' The Indianapolis Star, Thursday, July 30, 1987 (Life/Style section).

Collection on Edwin M. Allen

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 01
Identifier: MSA 41
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one folder which contains an issue of the Exponent with a front page photograph and short article about E. M. Allen.

Collection on Harold Gray

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 255
Scope and Contents Nine Christmas cards created by Gray, newspaper clippings, cartoons from Debris yearbook created by Gray, one printing plate used for a Debris yearbook page created by Gray

Collection on James Whitcomb Riley

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 52
Abstract Three collections of letters relating to James Whitcomb Riley, along with six booklets and miscellaneous papers.

Collection on John R. Wooden

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 13, Placement: 17
Identifier: MSA 243
Scope and Contents Video interview, 2006 and special issue of Journal & Courier, 2010 [front page picture with numerous articles]

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.

Collection on Mildred Tingley

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 13, Placement: 02
Identifier: MSA 228
Scope and Contents "Purdue Sends Girl to China," (the girl being Mildred Tingley) 1922. [newspaper clipping, no publication information available]

Collection on the Purdue University seal

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 119
Scope and Contents The collection on the Purdue University seal documents the evolution of the seal (griffin brand or logo). Materials include correspondence, articles, printed ephemera, artifacts, and Purdue publications, including publications from World War II such as "Purdue serves because Purdue was prepared: Purdue University in the war" by Thomas R. Johnston and a Purdue Alumnus issue from 1943.

Collection on the Ross Civil Engineering Camp

 Collection — Box: FF 29
Identifier: MSP 306
Scope and Contents The Collection on Ross Civil Engineering Camp (1 cubic foot; 1920s-1960) documents the participants, tools, and locations of the Ross Civil Engineering Camp hosted by Purdue University. The collection mainly showcases unidentified groups of young men and women who participated in the camps, along with older men (presumably instructors) and a variety of tools used in civil engineering. Most years between 1922, when the first camp was held, and 1955 are represented, but there are some gaps in the...

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Articles 388
Correspondence 135
Clippings (Information artifacts) 132
Black-and-white photographs 129
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Reports 76
Scrapbooks 76
Letters (Correspondence) 67
color photographs 61
Photographic prints 56
Pamphlets 53
Newsletters 52
Certificates 45
Photographs 43
Manuscripts (Documents) 40
Brochures 37
Printed ephemera 37
Bulletins 36
Publications (Documents) 31
Personal papers 30
Astronauts 28
Memorabilia 26
Awards 25
Financial records 25
Minutes (administrative records) 25
Records (Documents) 25
Annual reports 24
Photograph albums 24
Booklets 22
Speeches (documents) 22
Books 21
Home economics 21
Negatives (photographs) 20
Purdue University -- Students -- Social life and customs -- 20th Century 20
Aeronautics 19
Student activities -- United States 19
Diplomas 18
Notebooks 18
World War, 1939-1945 18
Agriculture--United States--History 17
Diaries 17
Engineering 17
Handbooks 17
Poetry 17
Aerospace engineering 16
Dance cards 16
Electrical engineering 16
Mechanical engineering 16
Research notes 16
Postcards 15
Psychology 15
Theses 15
VHS 15
Lecture notes 14
Magazines (Periodicals) 14
Mission patches 14
Optical disks 14
Professor 14
Civil engineering 13
LSD (Drug) 13
Newspapers 13
Posters 13
Women in higher education 13
Audiovisual materials 12
Air pilots, Military 11
Clothing 11
Color slides 11
Constitutions 11
Directories 11
LSD (Drug) -- Therapeutic use 11
Mathematics 11
Purdue University -- Alumni and alumnae 11
Chemists--United States 10
Field Notes 10
Invitations 10
Memorandums 10
Press releases 10
Women -- History 10
Women engineers 10
Women's rights -- United States -- History 10
Working papers 10
Administrative records 9
DVDs 9
Greek letter societies -- Indiana -- West Lafayette 9
Historical documents 9
Manuals 9
Maps 9
Women air pilots 9
Women deans (Education) -- Indiana 9
sound recordings 9
Agricultural extension work--Indiana 8
Audiocassettes 8
Beanies 8
Business records 8
Engineers 8
Floppy disks 8
Logs (Records) 8
Patents 8
Railroad accidents--Indiana--Indianapolis 8
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Purdue University--Faculty 450
Purdue University--Alumni and alumnae 330
Purdue University 124
Purdue University--Buildings 55
Purdue University--Students 55
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Purdue University. Students. Social life and customs 51
Purdue University. School of Agriculture 41
Purdue University. College of Engineering 28
Purdue University--History 26
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 26
Purdue University. Libraries 25
Purdue University. School of Civil Engineering 22
Purdue University. Department of English 19
Purdue University. School of Mechanical Engineering 18
Earhart, Amelia, 1897 - 1937 16
Elliott, Edward C. (Edward Charles), 1874 - 1960 16
Purdue Boilermakers (Football team) 16
Hovde, Frederick L., 1908-1983 15
Purdue University. School of Aeronautics and Astronautics 15
Purdue University--Presidents 14
Armstrong, Neil, 1930-2012 13
Purdue University--Buildings--Pictorial works 13
Potter, A. A. (Andrey Abraham), 1882- 12
Purdue University. Department of Chemistry 12
Purdue University. School of Pharmacy and Pharmacal Sciences 12
Gilbreth, Lillian Moller, 1878 - 1972 11
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949 11
Purdue Alumni Association 10
Purdue University. Army ROTC 10
Cook, Barbara I. (Barbara Ivy), 1929-2013 9
Psychoactive Substances Research Collection at Purdue University. 9
Purdue University. Agricultural Extension Service 9
Purdue, John, 1802-1876 9
Cernan, Eugene (Eugene Andrew) 8
Schleman, Helen B. (Helen Blanche), 1902-1992 8
Stone, M. Beverley (Marguerite Beverley), 1916-2003 8
Stone, Winthrop Ellsworth, 1862-1921 8
Project Apollo (U.S.) 7
Purdue Boilermakers (Basketball team) 7
Purdue University. Band 7
Purdue University. Office of the Dean of Women 7
Space Shuttle Program (U.S.) 7
Ade, George, 1866-1944 6
Gilbreth, Frank B. (Frank Bunker), 1868-1924 6
Purdue University. Archives and Special Collections 6
Purdue University. Department of Aviation Technology 6
Ross, David, 1871-1943 6
Ross, Jerry Lynn, 1948- 6
United States. Department of the Navy 6
Apollo 11 (Spacecraft) 5
Hansen, Arthur G. 5
Metzner, Ralph 5
Moriarty, John Helenbeck, 1903-1971 5
Phi Delta Theta Fraternity 5
Purdue Boilermakers (Football team)--History 5
Purdue Memorial Union 5
Purdue University. Airport 5
Purdue University. College of Agriculture 5
Purdue University. College of Education 5
Purdue University. Department of Botany and Plant Pathology 5
Purdue University. School of Electrical Engineering 5
Society of Women Engineers. Purdue University Student Section 5
Stewart, Robert Bruce 5
Brown, Herbert C. (Herbert Charles), 1912-2004 4
Butz, Earl L. (Earl Lauer), 1909-2008 4
Chaffee, Roger B., 1935-1967 4
Edward C. Elliott Hall Of Music (West Lafayette, Ind.) 4
General Electric Company 4
Goss, W. F. M. (William Freeman Myrick), 1859 - 1928 4
Grof, Stanislav, 1931- 4
Haas, Felix, 1921- 4
Hawkins, George A. (George Andrew), 1907- 4
Hepburn, William Murray, 1874- 4
Krannert School of Management 4
Mortar Board (Society). Barbara Cook Chapter 4
Nelson, Betty M., 1935- 4
Panhellenic Association (Purdue University) 4
Purdue Aeronautics Corporation 4
Purdue Airlines 4
Purdue Musical Organizations of Purdue University 4
Purdue University. Agricultural Experiment Station 4
Purdue University. Board of Trustees 4
Purdue University. Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program 4
Scabbard and Blade Fraternity 4
Sigma Chi Fraternity 4
Stratton, Dorothy C. (Dorothy Constance), 1899-2006 4
United States. Navy 4
Voss, Janice, 1956-2012 4
WBAA (Radio station : West Lafayette, Ind.) 4
Aerojet-General Corporation 3
Aldrin, Buzz 3
Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity 3
College of Health and Human Sciences (2010 -) 3
Edwards Air Force Base (Calif.) 3
Freehafer, Lytle J., 1910-1987 3
Geddes, L. A. (Leslie Alexander), 1921- 3
Goble, Eva L. (Eva Lenore), 1910-2017 3
Hicks, John W. (John William), 1921- 3
Jenkins, Glenn L. (Glenn Llewellyn), 1898-1979 3
Lambda Chi Alpha 3
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