The Purdue University Semi-Centennial collection, 1922-1925 | Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
Extent: 2.05 Cubic feet
Predominant Dates: 1924
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Scope and Contents: The Purdue University Semi-Centennial collection (1922-1925; 2.05 cubic feet) predominantly consists of correspondence (mostly correspondence to and from President Elliott), programs and program drafts, and newspapers and newspaper articles, in addition to a modest assortment of meeting minutes, posters, announcements, invitations, financial records, photographs. These materials offer the researcher a comprehensive glimpse into the planning of the 1924 semi-centennial and the commemoration of Purdue’s early history.