Florence Purington Prize records
Scope and Contents
The records include a newspaper clipping, and correspondence. The correspondence concern the selection of each year's recipient, as well as letters concerning funding for the prize.
- Creation: 1920-1950
Conditions Governing Access
Records restricted to use by office/department of origin for 25 years from date of record creation.
The Florence Purington Prize was established in 1919 by Sigma Theta Chi Alumnae Committee. The awards was presented annually in the fall to one of the five highest ranking freshmen. The award was discontinued in 1950.
0.04 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
The records include a newspaper clipping, and correspondence.
- Florence Purington Prize Records, 1920-1950
- Finding Aid
- Finding aid prepared by Archives and Special Collections.
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