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Downs, Lawrence Aloysius (1894). Maintenance of Existing Railroads, a thesis submitted to the faculty of Purdue University for the degree of Bachelor of Civil Engineering (B.C.E.) , June 1894

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 96, Series 3, File 1

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The Lawrence A. Downs papers include a thesis with specification drawings, seven albums of news clippings documenting Downs's time working with the Central Illinois Railroad, and a scrapbook documenting his time at Purdue.


  • June 1894

Access Information

The collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 2.673 Cubic Feet (Two cubic foot boxes, one legal-size half-width manuscript box, and one letter-size full-width manuscript box)

Language of Materials

From the Series: English


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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