Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Presentation of Old Oaken Bucket

image number:

P0023404

description:

Dedication of the stadium took place at 1:00pm that day with the game following at 2:00pm. The Blanket Hop dance took place at 8:30 that night.

This photograph was redistributed in October 1960 by UPI, but they did not and do not own the copyright.

date taken:

1925 November 21

photographer studio:

Sinclair

copyright owner:

Sinclair

personal name:

Melly

personal name:

Harmeson, Harold

personal name:

Ade, George

personal name:

Hackett

personal name:

Marks, Larry

personal name:

Kurrie, Harry

personal name:

Ray

location of individuals:

(L to R) Melly (umpire from Army); Captain Harold Harmeson of Purdue; George Ade (Purdue alumnus), Hackett (referee from West Point), Captain Larry Marks of Indiana, Harry Kurrie (President of the Monon Railroad and Indiana alumnus, and Ray (field judge from Illinois).

building name:

Memorial Stadium, 10th Street (1925)

event name:

Purdue

topic:

Football

topic:

Dedications

topic:

Old Oaken Bucket

topic:

Group portraits

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Football (oversized drawer)