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Mechanical Engineering, 1859 - 2017

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 89, Series 1

Scope and Contents

With Mechanical Engineering being the first School to be established within the College of Engineering, this series contains some of the oldest historical information, including the history behind some of the earliest laboratories established on campus.


  • 1859 - 2017

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research.


3.619 Cubic Feet (Five letter-size full-width manuscript boxes, two legal-size full-width manuscript boxes, and two flat boxes)


. This series is comprised of five sub-series.
  1. Historical Information and Related Material
  2. Railway Mechanical Engineering
  3. Automobile Research
  4. Annual Reports, Newsletters and Publications
  5. Thermophysical and Electronic Properties Information Analysis Center, and CINDAS


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 Mitch Daniels Boulevard
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States