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Furnas, C. C. (Clifford Cook), 1900-1969



  • Existence: October 24, 1900 – April 27, 1969

Biographical Information

Clifford Cook Furnas was a member of the Purdue Class of 1922 and track star who represented the United States at the 1920 Olympics. He later earned a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan, taught chemical engineering, directed a division of the Curtiss-Wright company during World War II, served in several government positions, and served as Chancellor of the University of Buffalo.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Clifford C. Furnas papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 6, Placement: 20
Identifier: MSA 114
Scope and Contents The papers consists of one folder which contains articles by Clifford C. Furnas.
Dates: 1926 - 1930