Log In | Contact Us| View Cart (0)
Browse: Collections Digital Content Subjects Creators Record Groups

Oscar John Craig papers


Scope and Contents

Biographical Note

Administrative Information

Detailed Description


Contact us about this collection

Oscar John Craig papers, -1893 | Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections

By Mary A. Sego

Printer-friendly Printer-friendly | Email Us Contact Us About This Collection

Collection Overview

Title: Oscar John Craig papers, -1893Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Craig, Oscar J. (Oscar John) (1846-)

Extent: 2.0 Items. More info below.

Subjects: Purdue University--Faculty

Forms of Material: Articles

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Folder contains an Indiana Historical Society Publication by Oscar J. Craig, along with a handwritten biography [author of the biography not identified]

Biographical Note

Oscar John Craig was born in Madison, Indiana in 1846. Enlisted in the Union Army in 1863 and was discharged in 1865. Matriculated at Asbury University (DePauw) in 1866 but did not graduate until 1881. Received his M.A. in 1883 and his Ph.D. in 1887. He was Superintendent of Schools of Sullivan, Indiana in 1880. In 1883 came to the prepatory department of Purdue University from which position he was advanced in 1886 to the chair of history and political science. In 1895 he left to become head of the University of Montana. He died at San Diego, California, March, 1928

Subject/Index Terms

Purdue University--Faculty

Administrative Information

Repository: Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections

Alternate Extent Statement: 2 items

Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation: MSF 66, Oscar J. Craig papers, Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries

Box and Folder Listing

Browse by Folder:

[Folder 1: Publication, 1893],