Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Purdue Train Wreck

image number:

P0045348

description:

The three images (this image and two others) housed in the University Archives are prints made from copy negatives apparently made by The Indianapolis Times on or about October 29, 1960. All three prints indicate that the original images were borrowed from a Clarence Smith who it is assumed was the original photographer.

date taken:

1903 October 31

photographer studio:

Smith, Clarence ?

copyright owner:

Smith, Clarence ?

corporate name:

Purdue University

corporate name:

Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railway "Big Four Railroad"

event name:

Purdue

topic:

Football

topic:

Railroad accidents

city:

Indianapolis

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Football

folder:

Purdue Train Wreck of 1903