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Electrical Engineering, 1891 - 2005

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 89, Series 3

Scope and Contents

In this series there are issues of "The Electrical World: An illustrated weekly review of current progress in electricity and its practical applications," from the late 1800's, and they contain articles about the work Purdue's Electrical Engineering Department was doing at the time. The covers of the periodical also reflect great visual detail. Other early material from the school includes, a ledger/treasury account, "The Electrical Society of Purdue University," circa 1897 - 1927; and a bound volume, "Description of Course of Study, School of Electrical Engineering, Purdue University, 1904." There are also brochures, some titled, "State of the School," a faculty roster from 1987, newsletters, and annual research summaries from 1982 – 1999.


  • 1891 - 2005

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research.


2.005 Cubic Feet (Four letter-size full-width manuscript boxes, and one legal-size full-width manuscript box)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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