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Ground breaking for Purdue Calumet
Purdue ID NumberPRC00001
TitleGround breaking for Purdue Calumet
DescriptionCHI - 8081 - Chicago Bureau; Photographs of Regional Campuses; Break ground for Purdue Branch, Hammond, Ind: University and city officials handle shovels during ground breaking ceremony here for the new branch of Purdue University. The branch will provide for students unable to attend the main campus at Lafayette, Ind. situated in the Calumet Industrial district the location will provide better job opportunities for students who must work while continuing their education. The shovelers are (left to right): Mayor Eugene Schwartz, Gary; Major Vernon Anderson, Hammond; Frederick Hovde, president of Purdue; Major Andrew Kovacik, Whiting; and Mayor Frank Migas of East Chicago; 12/13/1949; Credit (ACME)
SubjectsPurdue University Calumet
Ground breaking ceremonies
Hovde, Frederick L., 1908-
Purdue University--Administration
College presidents--Indiana--West Lafayette
Building construction
Hammond (Ind.)
Genre (TGM)Photographic prints
RepositoryPurdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
Date of Original1949-12-13
Extent of Original1 photograph : b&w ; 18 x 23 cm.
OrientationLandscape
CollectionPurdue Regional Campuses
Date Digitized08/29/2007
Typeimage
Formatjpeg
RightsCopyright Purdue University Libraries. All rights reserved.
Capture DeviceEpson Expression 10000XL Photo Scanner
Capture DetailsSilverfast 6.4.1 r8c by Lazersoft;
Resolution600 ppi
Color Depth24 bit
Color ManagementMonaco EZcolor using an IT8 target;
Binder Number106
URI ark:/34231/c69s1q42
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