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Agriculture Student Organizations: Then and Now

  Purdue Agriculture has had student organizations for a long time. Early records show the…

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There Was Music, Too

  Purdue’s School of Agriculture Winter Courses, held between harvest and spring planting, included more…

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Admission: 1880 and 1900

  As found in The Seventh Annual Register 1880-81, Purdue University, and the Annual Catalogue 1900-01,…

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The Early Years, 1874-1900: The Students

  Just 162 students attended School of Agriculture classes for one or more years between…

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The Ice Cream Cone

  This was a special and cherished student experience! You could get one of the…

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The Agricultural Faculty: In The Beginning

  The “Agricultural Faculty” has been the formal Purdue Agriculture legislative body for more for…

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Student Organizations: The 1940s

  School of Agriculture student organizations were active in the early and late 1940s, but…

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The Early Years, 1874-1900: The Instructors

It was a very big challenge! When Purdue offered its first classes in September 1874,…

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