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Purdue Building Report records

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 62, Placement: 04
Identifier: UA 144
Scope and Contents The Purdue Building Report records contain a report completed in 1930 discussing the conditions of the buildings and classrooms at Purdue University, and the possible effect they may have on instruction at the University. Two fire protection reports are also included within the collection.
Dates: 1930 - 1935

Purdue Chi Omega scrapbook of Mildred Bobak

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MSA 328
Scope and Contents The Purdue Chi Omega scrapbook of Mildred Bobak (1949; 0.2 cubic feet) documents the pledging process and sorority life of Chi Omega pledge Mildred Bobak. The red, yarn-bound scrapbook is of particular interest to researchers interested in Greek culture at Purdue, and focuses mostly on the early months of new members' experiences. Types of materials include: notes, booklets, programs (documents), ephemera, and newsletters.
Dates: 1949; Other: Date acquired: 02/06/2017

Purdue Circus photographs

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 47, Placement: 17
Identifier: MSP 226
Scope and Contents The Purdue Circus photographs (May 5, 1916) documents the 1916 Purdue Circus festivities. Though circus-related events ran throughout the day and into the evening, the sixteen (16) photographs included on the two scrapbook pages in this collection -- taken by Purdue Pharmacy student Merritt Tam -- only document the parade through downtown Lafayette on the morning of May 5, 1916. The photographs depict mostly clowns and student groups, both walking and riding in floats or carriages. Also...
Dates: May 5, 1916

Purdue Club of Chicago records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 46
Scope and Contents The Purdue Club of Chicago records consist of three guest registers (1921-1955) that include handwritten names, addresses, graduation years, and phone numbers for members attending various events. Includes occasional notes about Purdue football games and lists of officers for some years (1945-1948) in addition to a few documents on general plans for meetings and committee members.  Includes a letter from Purdue President Edward C. Elliott thanking the Club for an event he attended (April 1945)....
Dates: 1921 - 1955

Purdue Club of Chicago scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 216
Scope and Contents The Purdue Club of Chicago scrapbook (1885-1980; .45 cubic feet) documents the early years of the Purdue Club of Chicago. The collection primarily details alumni events and member organizing from 1890-1919. Several high-profile alumni lived in the Chicago area at this time including George Ade, John T. McCutcheon, and William F. Goss, and various materials created by or for them are included in this collection—Ade’s letters are of particular interest. The printed ephemera within the scrapbook...
Dates: 1885 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1919

Purdue Dean of Students office- Co-op Houses records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 85
Scope and Contents 3 ring binder -Cooperatives Questionnaire 1966 Spiral notebook - Reports on Meetings 1941-1946 Reports on meetings 1946 - 1952 Minutes 1974-1979 file: SCA Newspaper '1955 to present' Master copies of Student Cooperative brochures file: Student Cooperative Report 1960-1961
Dates: 1941-1984; Other: Date acquired: 03/08/2013

Purdue Engineer Magazine photographs

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 48, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSP 220
Scope and Contents 1 packet of black and white photographs used in the Purdue Engineer Magazine, undated. Photographs cover a wide variety of subjects from the lion fountain, to Hovde Hall, to students doing research, computers, space exploration, engineering activities, and ships.
Dates: 1960s-1990s

Purdue Engineering Report Card collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 65, Placement: 11, Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 168
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one 1939 freshman year report card in Engineering. The report card was issued to Vern C. Vanderbilt, native of Indianapolis, who graduated from Purdue with a Bacelor in Mechanical Engineering in 1942.
Dates: 1939

John Purdue artifact collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSR 1
Scope and Contents The John Purdue Artifacts Collection [1814-1988; 5.2 cubic feet, 1 oversized box, 2 oversized items] consists of personal items, gifts purchased by, and items associated with John Purdue. Items of note include the death mask created by local dentist Anderson M. Moore upon the death of Purdue; a partial set of wedding china purchased by Purdue for his business partner Lazarus M. Brown; a flag used by the Purdue Rifles, a Civil War militia that Purdue founded; and personal items owned by John...
Dates: 1814 - 1988; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1922

John Purdue newspaper collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 4
Scope and Contents Newspapers collected by John Purdue. Please see PDF Finding Aid for collection inventory.
Dates: 1834 - 1924

John Purdue papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 3
Scope and Contents The John Purdue papers [1814-1897; two cubic feet plus one oversized box] document the life and business career of John Purdue, as well as the business activities of his associates. There are very few items of a personal nature in the papers; mainly, they document the day-to-day business affairs of John Purdue, as well as several other men who were his business partners and who carried on the Purdue-related firms after Purdue’s death in 1876. Types of materials include: correspondence, printed...
Dates: 1814 - 1897

Purdue Memorial Union records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 111
Scope and Contents The Purdue Memorial Union records contain information regarding the construction of the building, its uses, and promotional materials throughout its existence, including the student petition to raise funds and encourage the Board of Trustees to finish the building when construction was delayed due to World War I. Several pamphlets contain floor plans of the Union and show how the building has changed over the years with new additions.
Dates: 1920 - 1999

Purdue News (1882) collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 70, Placement: 06
Identifier: MSP 325
Scope and Contents Includes one bound volume, containing vol. 1, no. 2 - vol. 1, no. 19 of Purdue News.
Dates: February 4, 1882 - June 7, 1882

Purdue News Service Major News Releases collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Digital Media 1, Placement: 21
Identifier: UA 174
Scope and Contents The collection, consisting of one DVD, contains news service press releases, published between 2000 and 2012.
Dates: 2000 - 2012

Purdue University Office of Publications Oral History Program collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSO 2
Scope and Contents The Purdue Office of Publications Oral History Program collection documents Purdue University history through oral history interviews with Purdue University professors and administrators. Types of materials include: printed material, cassette tapes, reel-to-reel tapes, compact discs, and digital materials. Interview topics include Purdue history and changes in administration and academic departments.
Dates: 1969 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1972

Collection of Purdue Photos and Ephemera

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 66, Placement: 03, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 286
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one colored Purdue campus postcard, one student ID card from the mid-1940s belonging to Helen Neher, and two black-and-white photographs. One photographs shows four gentlemen, two of them possibly athletes shaking hands with two men in suits. The other photograph shows Golden Girl Adelaide Darling with giant household appliances.
Dates: ca. 1945 - 1960s

Purdue Related Metal Stamp collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSR 15
Scope and Contents The Purdue Related Metal Stamp collection contains eleven stamps of Purdue buildings as well as other miscellaneous scenes.
Dates: undated

Purdue Research Foundation records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 5
Abstract Project reports, research director’s calendars and reports, meeting minutes, and other records of the Purdue Research Foundation.
Dates: 1930 - 2014; Majority of material found in 1947-1960; Other: Date acquired: 01/11/2010

Purdue Research Park building records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 146
Scope and Contents The Purdue Research Park building records contain information booklets outlining the acquisition of land for the park by the University. The booklets also advertise the space and scope of the park to leaders in industry so that they will utilize the park for their business practices.
Dates: 1962

Purdue Residence Hall Council records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 107
Scope and Contents The Purdue Residence Hall Council Records contains the drafted constitution of the organization as well as meeting minutes over the course of eight years. Attendance logs and budgeting information are included.
Dates: 1975 - 1983

Purdue Social Justice Coalition collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSP 328
Scope and Contents The collection contains several websites documenting the activities of the Social Justice Coalition and campus leaders’ response to the Social Justice Coalitions’ demands for change. Also included is the Share Your Narrative Campaign website. This website allowed members of the Purdue community to share anonymously their experiences of racism on campus.
Dates: 2014 - 2019

Purdue Society of Construction Engineers pin

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 63, Placement: 01
Identifier: UA 157
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one gold, metal pin from the Purdue Society of Construction Engineers from 1986.
Dates: 1986

Purdue Space Day student organization records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 190
Content Description Includes Flight Space Day booklets (1996-2012), 3.5" floppy discs, individual photographs of participating astronauts, thank you letters, and news clippings.
Dates: 1996 - 2023

Purdue Student Section of the Society of Women Engineers records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 182
Abstract This collection contains papers, photographs, programs, correspondence, and reports documenting the activities of Pi Omicron and its successor the Purdue Student Section of the Society of Women Engineers.  The records also document the difficulties that women in science have faced over the years.
Dates: 1945-2004; Other: Majority of material found in 1950-1990; Other: Date acquired: 11/06/2012

Purdue University administrative scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 183
Scope and Contents The Purdue University administrative scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, administrative records and forms, photographs, maps, and advertisements for events at Purdue. Newspaper articles cover a wide range of topics about Purdue, including students, faculty, events, sports, conferences, research, funding, and campus buildings.
Dates: 1875 - 1975

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Articles 392
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Black-and-white photographs 132
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Scrapbooks 87
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Letters (Correspondence) 77
Photographs 64
Color photographs 62
Newsletters 59
Photographic prints 58
Pamphlets 57
Certificates 48
Manuscripts (Documents) 45
Brochures 39
Bulletins 38
Publications (Documents) 38
Printed ephemera 37
Student activities 34
Personal papers 31
Astronauts 30
Awards 29
Books 28
Financial records 27
Memorabilia 27
Photograph albums 27
Records (Documents) 27
Minutes (administrative records) 26
Booklets 25
Newspapers 25
Speeches (documents) 25
Annual reports 24
Purdue University -- Alumni and alumnae 24
Aeronautics 22
Notebooks 22
Home economics 21
Purdue University -- Students -- Social life and customs -- 20th Century 21
Diplomas 20
Negatives (photographs) 20
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Research notes 20
World War, 1939-1945 20
Born digital 19
Electrical engineering 19
Mechanical engineering 19
VHS 19
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Engineering 18
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Women in higher education 18
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Purdue University. Faculty 454
Purdue University. Alumni and alumnae 345
Purdue University 132
Purdue University--Students 56
Purdue University--Buildings 54
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Purdue University. Students. Social life and customs 52
Purdue University. School of Agriculture 41
Purdue University. College of Engineering 29
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 28
Purdue University--History 26
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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