McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949
Purdue Alumni Association
Purdue University--Alumni and alumnae
Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916
Ross, David, 1871-1943
Sigma Chi Fraternity
Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910
The George Ade Papers (1878-1947; 29 Cubic ft.) document the personal and professional life of author, humorist, and playwright George Ade. The collection includes original writings, manuscripts, personal correspondece, photographic materials, and artifacts.
Notable persons include: John T. McCutcheon, William Dean Howells, Mark Twain, Booth Tarkingtoon, James Whitcomb Riley, W.C. Fields, Will Rogers, Elsie Janis, Theodore Dreiser, "Chick" Evans, Orson Welles, Kin Hubbard, Theodore Roosevelt, Charles Major, and Purdue presidents Winthrop E. Stone and Edward C. Elliott.
Series 1: Writings, ca. 1881-1943; n.d.
Series 2: Correspondence, ca. 1882-1947; n.d.
Series 3: Printed Materials, ca. 1878-1944; undated
Series 4: Purdue University, ca. 1882-1941; n.d.
Series 5: Indiana Society of Chicago, ca. 1905-1940; n.d.
Series 6: Photographic Materials, ca. 1883-1944; n.d.
Series 7: Scrapbooks and Diaries, ca. 1895-1915; n.d.
Series 8: Oversized Materials, ca. 1895-1944; n.d.
Series 9: Artifacts, ca. 1900s-1920s; n.d.