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W.F. Goss portrait, circa 1930s-1960s

 File — Box: Communal Collections 51, Placement: 05, Folder: 1
Identifier: File 3

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: One folder containing correspondence from Purdue President Edward C. Elliott upon the death of William Goss, concerning Purdue's representation at his funeral services. Also contains a thank you note from Mrs. Goss. The folder also contains a copy of Professor Goss' obituary, a report he had written: Facts Concerning Graduates of Purdue University, during the ten years ending with 1894, and a report; Thermal Tests Of Car Wheels, done by Goss for the Griffin Wheel Company and submitted to Railway Age by Mr. T. A. Griffin, the president of Griffin Wheel Company. The report is dated February 20, 1899. Also includes three oversized portraits of William Goss and testimonial of appreciation written in calligraphy. Oversized folders contain portraits of Goss.


  • circa 1930s-1960s

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection materials are in English.

Access Information

Collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 0.075 Cubic Feet (Three folders)

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States