Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Monon Bell Basketball Trophy

image number:

P0048480

description:

According to page 181 of the 1953 Arbutus yearbook "...the iron Monon Bell is a tradition which is gaining in prestige. This award is bestowed each season to the winner of the second Indiana-Purdue basketball game...By winning again this season [the 1952-1953 season] the Cream and Crimson gained possession of the Monon Bell for the fifth consecutive year..."

date taken:

1947 August 19

film code:

Kodak - Safety 82

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

47-948b

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

corporate name:

Blue Key

corporate name:

Iron Key, Order of (at Purdue)

event name:

Purdue

topic:

Bells

topic:

Basketball

topic:

Monon Bell

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups