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Barbara Cook Collins collection of Cheerleading Uniforms and Pennants

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 26
Scope and Contents The Barbara Cook Collins Collection of Cheerleading Uniforms and pennants (1939, 1 cubic foot) documents the advent of the inclusion of women in cheerleading at Purdue. The collection reflects the clothing worn and props used by women cheerleaders in 1939. The items also reflect material and university culture from the late 1930s. The collection might be most useful to researchers interested in cheerleading history (particularly at Purdue), extracurricular activities available to women in...
Dates: 1939; Other: Date acquired: 11/02/1988

Purdue University Commencement programs and invitations collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 158
Scope and Contents The Purdue University Commencement programs and invitations collection documents Purdue University commencement exercises and related events. The collection contains two scrapbooks which hold items from the earliest Purdue commencement and related events; 1883-1900. The first scrapbook contains invitations and programs from the 9th Purdue commencement - 18th commencement, along with Carlyle Literary Society, Philalethean and Irving Literary Society programs and related events that took place...
Dates: 1883 - 2018

Purdue University Computer Science Center records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 173
Content Description The collection consists of newsletters (1966-1995), technical papers and manuscripts (1978-1989) and magazines (1955-1967) of the Purdue Computer Sciences Center.
Dates: Other: 1955 - 1995; Other: Majority of material found within 1966 - 1995

Joni Comstock collection on Janice Voss

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 309
Scope and Contents The collection relates to Janice Voss' involvement with her first space flight, STS-57 (in 1993).  Included are three photographs of the mission, an autographed mission t-shirt, and a letter written by Voss to Comstock.  These materials would be useful to researchers interested in the history of NASA flight missions, women in space, women in STEM fields, and space research.
Dates: 1993

Congratulatory letter to Justin S. Morrill

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 2, Placement: 09
Identifier: MSP 112
Scope and Contents The Congratulatory Letter to Justin S. Morrill (1858; 0.1 cubic feet) documents the passage of the Morrill Land bill through the U.S. House of Representatives. The letter notes that passage through the Senate was pending at time of writing. The bill mentioned in the letter, ultimately vetoed by President James Buchanan, was a predecessor to the Morrill Land-Grant Act of 1862. The author of the letter is Benjamin P. Johnson, who served as Secretary of the Board of Trustees for the New York State...
Dates: 1858; Other: Date acquired: 10/12/2012

Samuel D. Conner papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 19, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSF 95
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two folders containing articles by Samuel Conner.
Dates: 1914 - 1928

Samuel D. Conte papers

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MSF 497
Overview Correspondence, memos, reports, and other printed materials documenting Samuel D. Conte’s tenure as the founding director of the Purdue University Department of Computer Science.
Dates: 1962 - 2002; Other: Majority of material found within 1962 - 1979

Alice Rice Cook papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 287
Scope and Contents The Alice Rice Cook Papers contain clippings regarding Frank and Lillian Gilbreth, correspondence with Lillian Gilbreth, and correspondence and materials regarding the death of Lillian Gilbreth collected by Alice Cook.
Dates: 1943-1972; Other: Majority of material found in 1950s-1960s; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1971

Barbara Cook papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 467
Overview The Barbara Cook papers predominantly document Barbara Cook's career in the Dean of Women and Dean of Students office and as professor of education at Purdue University (1956 - 1989), including her leadership roles in Mortar Board and NAWDAC -- National Association of Women Deans, Administrators, and Counselors. Types of material include correspondence, speeches, teaching material, articles and essays, and biographical information.
Dates: 1932 - 2012; Other: Date acquired: 11/04/2009

Cecil G. Cooley papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 337
Scope and Contents The Cecil George Cooley papers documents the involvement and accomplishments of Cecil George Cooley who graduated in 1921. There are 3 items in this collection. The items are a leatherbound Gala Week program booklet and a wooden fraternity letter. Also included is a Big Ten Medal of Honor encased in thick plastic to be used as a paperweight. The medal is inscribed "Mens Fervida In Corpore Lacertoso" on the front and "Cecil George Cooley for Scholastic and Athletic Prowess" on the back.
Dates: circa. 1921

R. B. Cooley papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 19, Placement: 06
Identifier: MSF 96
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one folder that contains one article by R. B. Cooley.
Dates: 1926

H. W. Cope papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 5, Placement: 04
Identifier: MSA 75
Scope and Contents The papers consist of an article by H.W. Cope.
Dates: 1925

Richard A. Cordell papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 17, Placement: 21
Identifier: MSF 76
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one folder, which contains a short biography on Richard Cordell, an Agricultural Extension Service Bulletin written by him, and catalog records for the books he authored/edited.
Dates: 1931 - 1961

France A. Córdova papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 3
Scope and Contents The France A. Córdova papers (1965-2012; 10.65 cubic feet) document the life and career of France A. Córdova.  The bulk of the materials relate to Córdova’s work in academia.  The collection primarily covers Córdova’s research and career, with little information or materials regarding her earlier years, personal life, or various appointments with governmental organizations (such as NASA or the NSF).  This collection will particularly useful for researchers interested in France Córdova’s...
Dates: 1963-2012; Other: Majority of material found in 2007-2012; Other: Date acquired: 10/01/2009

Len Cormier papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 207
Scope and Contents The Len Cormier papers document Cormier's work as a commercial space flight pioneer. The majority of the papers include drawings, designs, blueprints, and papers related to engineer Cormier's work to design commercial reusable launch vehicles and other orbital vehicles. Types of materials include blueprints, engineering designs, maps, a model (Space Van), papers, posters, reports, topographical maps, CAD files and VHS tapes.
Dates: 1944 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1988

Clarence Frank Cornish papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 323
Scope and Contents The Clarence Frank Cornish papers consist of letters, correspondence, photographs, awards and certificates, flight logs, aviator textiles and goggles, newspaper clippings, and artifacts documenting Clarence "Cap" Frank Cornish's air training and service during World War One, his service at Army Air Forces Headquarters during World War Two, his work for the Aeronautics Commission of Indiana, his participation in several aeronautical organizations, and his role in the development aeronautics and...
Dates: 1908 - 2018; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1995

C. L. Cory papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 17, Placement: 20
Identifier: MSF 75
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one folder that contains an article written by C. L. Cory.
Dates: 1917

Harry T. Cory papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 5, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSA 76
Scope and Contents The papers consist of articles written by Harry Cory.
Dates: 1913 - 1916

Charles Cottingham papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 5, Placement: 06
Identifier: MSA 77
Scope and Contents Poetry written by Charles Cottingham, "Engineer, Writer, Lecturer": "William Holmes McGuffey" "To A McGuffey Teacher" "At Birthplace of William Holmes McGuffey" "Tablet in Los Angeles Library" The above appear on the first sheet. On the back of that sheet is a copy of a cable address "Edison, New York," Orange, New York, April 26, 1914 [Thomas A. Edison writes of the harmful effects of cigarettes, and he states, "I employ no person who smokes cigarettes."] "Why Michigan...
Dates: 1942 - 1952

Lana Murphy Couch papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 312
Scope and Contents The Lana Murphy Couch papers document Couch's forty year career with NASA, first as a wind tunnel test engineer, and later in management positions. Types of materials include: correspondence, newsletters, papers, photographs, programs, publications, research and work reports, technical reports, VHS tapes, writings, and material related to award recognition.
Dates: 1953 - 1997; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1995

Mabel Post Coulter papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 17, Placement: 22
Identifier: MSF 77
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one notebook of Mabel Coulter containing notations, compositions and Greek prose and some of her correspondence.
Dates: 1880 - 1917

Stanley Coulter papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 481
Scope and Contents This collection contains publications written by Stanley Coulter, newspaper articles about him, correspondence with colleagues, and personal belongings such as his bible.
Dates: 1860 - 1940

Council of Writing Program Administrators records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 75
Scope and Contents The Council of Writing Program Administrators records (1977-2009; 16.35 cubic feet) documents the activities of the Council of Writing Program Administrators. Materials include papers related to WPA, MLA and CCCC conferences, executive committee meetings, services provided by WPA, general financial papers, correspondence, newsletters and journal. Types of materials include: papers, brochures, notes, agendas, minutes, reports, articles, rough drafts, newsletters, journals, correspondence, floppy...
Dates: 1977 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1974 - 2007; Other: Date acquired: 11/05/2009

Council on the Status of Women records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 49
Scope and Contents The Council on the Status of Women records document the activities and impact of the Council on the Status of Women at Purdue University.  The collection provides a comprehensive picture of the various activities and causes that Council was involved in during its tenure.  Also included are some news clippings about notable members and relevant stories about women’s rights in the news.  The collection would likely be useful for researchers interested in women’s rights, affirmative action,...
Dates: 1988 - 2012

Purdue University Office of the Registrar, Course Catalogs

 Collection — Digital Folder: UA00175 Purdue University Course Catalogs
Identifier: UA 175

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Purdue University. Libraries 24
Purdue University. School of Civil Engineering 22
Purdue University. Department of English 20
Purdue University. School of Mechanical Engineering 19
Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937 17
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
Armstrong, Neil, 1930-2012 14
Purdue University--Presidents 14
Potter, A. A. (Andrey Abraham), 1882-1979 13
Purdue University--Buildings--Pictorial works 13
Gilbreth, Lillian Moller, 1878-1972 12
Purdue University. College of Pharmacy 12
Purdue University. Department of Chemistry 12
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949 11
Purdue Alumni Association 10
Purdue University. Agricultural Extension Service 10
Purdue University. Army ROTC 10
Purdue University. College of Agriculture 10
Purdue, John, 1802-1876 9
Stone, M. Beverley (Marguerite Beverley), 1916-2003 9
Cernan, Eugene 8
Cook, Barbara I. (Barbara Ivy), 1929-2013 8
Project Apollo (U.S.) 8
Purdue Boilermakers (Men's Basketball team) 8
Purdue University. Band 8
Purdue University. Office of the Dean of Women 8
Schleman, Helen B. (Helen Blanche), 1902-1992 8
Stone, Winthrop Ellsworth, 1862-1921 8
Space Shuttle Program (U.S.) 7
Ade, George, 1866-1944 6
Apollo 11 (Spacecraft) 6
Gilbreth, Frank B. (Frank Bunker), 1868-1924 6
Krannert School of Management 6
Purdue University. Airport 6
Purdue University. College of Education 6
Purdue University. Department of Aviation Technology 6
Ross, David, 1871-1943 6
Ross, Jerry Lynn, 1948- 6
Shoemaker, Carolyn E. (Carolyn Ernestine), 1868-1933 6
United States. Department of the Navy 6
Goss, W. F. M. (William Freeman Myrick), 1859-1928 5
Hansen, Arthur G. 5
Moriarty, John Helenbeck, 1903-1971 5
Mortar Board (Society). Barbara Cook Chapter 5
Nelson, Betty M., 1935- 5
Panhellenic Association (Purdue University) 5
Phi Delta Theta Fraternity 5
Purdue Boilermakers (Football team)--History 5
Purdue Memorial Union 5
Purdue University. Agricultural Experiment Station 5
Purdue University. Board of Trustees 5
Purdue University. Department of Botany and Plant Pathology 5
Purdue University. Office of the Dean of Students 5
Purdue University. School of Electrical Engineering 5
Scabbard and Blade Fraternity 5
Sigma Chi Fraternity 5
Society of Women Engineers. Purdue University Student Section 5
Stewart, Robert Bruce 5
Stratton, Dorothy C. (Dorothy Constance), 1899-2006 5
Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity 4
Black Cultural Center (West Lafayette, Ind. : 1970-1998) 4
Brown, Herbert C. (Herbert Charles), 1912-2004 4
Cammack, Eleanore Adelene 4
Chaffee, Roger B., 1935-1967 4
Coulter, Stanley, 1853-1943 4
Edward C. Elliott Hall Of Music (West Lafayette, Ind.) 4
General Electric Company 4
Hawkins, George A. (George Andrew), 1907-1978 4
Hepburn, William Murray, 1874- 4
Lambda Chi Alpha 4
Metzner, Ralph 4
Purdue Aeronautics Corporation 4
Purdue Airlines 4
Purdue Musical Organizations 4
Purdue University. Department of History 4
Purdue University. Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program 4
Smart, James H. (James Henry), 1841-1900 4
United States. Coast Guard. Women's Reserve 4
United States. Navy 4
Voss, Janice, 1956-2012 4
WBAA (Radio station : West Lafayette, Ind.) 4
Williams, Helen Bass, 1916-1991 4
Zissis, Cecilia, 1919-2000 4
Zucrow, Maurice J. (Maurice Joseph), 1899-1975 4
Acacia Fraternity 3
Aerojet-General Corporation 3
Aldrin, Buzz 3
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