Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Related Materials
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Purdue, A. H. (Albert Homer), 1861-1917
- Albert Homer Purdue Postcard
- Inclusive Dates
- MC 2407
- 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
- Materials are in English.
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
- Note from University of Arkansas geology professor A.H. Purdue to Iowa Assistant State Geologist Mr. Bain.
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Processed by Katrina Windon; completed in July 2019.
Preferred Form of Citation
Albert Homer Purdue Postcard (MC 2407), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.
See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.
Albert Homer Purdue (1861-1917) was born near Yankeetown, Indiana. After graduating from Indiana State Normal School in 1886, Purdue taught school in Missouri and New Mexico. In 1892 and 1893 Purdue worked under J. C. Branner, the State Geologist of Arkansas. From 1896 to 1912, Purdue was the Head Professor of the Geology and Mining Department at the University of Arkansas. From 1912 until his death in 1917, Purdue was the State Geologist of Tennessee.
(Biographical note copied from the finding aid for MC 327, the Albert Homer Purdue Papers)
Scope and Content Note
Note from University of Arkansas geology professor A.H. Purdue to Iowa Assistant State Geologist Mr. Bain, inquiring about the availability of the latest Iowa Reports. The note is on on a University of Arkansas Department of Geology, Fayetteville, Arkansas, postcard, although the printing refers to the university as "Arkansas State University."
Records relating to the Albert Homer Purdue Postcard include:
Albert Homer Purdue Papers, MC 327
Albert Homer Purdue Papers, MC 214
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection
Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10
|Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10||Folder MC 2407||
Albert Homer Purdue postcard to Mr. Bain, 1896
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