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McNelly, George W., 1926-2019



  • Existence: March 26, 1926 - July 12, 2019

Biographical Information

George W. McNelly attended grade school and high school in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, joined the military, and then attended Coe College in Cedar Rapids. He later attended Iowa State University for his master's degree in psychology. He worked at Purdue University as the Dean of Technology and Professor of Applied Technology.


MSO 1, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program collection, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

McNelly, George, July 12, 1972

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSO 2, Series 1, Sub-Series 26
Scope and Contents One oral history interview with George McNelly by Robert B. Eckles.
Dates: July 12, 1972

Purdue University Office of Publications Oral History Program collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSO 2
Scope and Contents The Purdue Office of Publications Oral History Program collection documents Purdue University history through oral history interviews with Purdue University professors and administrators. Types of materials include: printed material, cassette tapes, reel-to-reel tapes, compact discs, and digital materials. Interview topics include Purdue history and changes in administration and academic departments.
Dates: 1969 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1972