These papers were created during Elliker's tenure at Purdue University and as chairman of the Department of Microbiology at Oregon State University. They document his research interests and career in teaching. The collection consists of professional correspondence, laboratory notes and tests, teaching curriculum notes, memorabilia, and a published paper.
1.2 cubic feet; The materials are housed in one cubic foot box and in two document boxes.
The collection consists of five series: I. Correspondence; II. Teaching and Curriculum; III. Research Records; IV. Papers; and V. Photograph.
Other materials relating to Paul Elliker can be found in the Microbiology Department Records (RG 191) and in the Memorabilia Collection.