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Address by L. A. Downs, President, Illinois Central System - "Modern Mass Production in the Railroad Industry." Address given before the Railroad Forum of the Twenty-fifth Annual Convention of the Investment Bankers Association of America at Augusta, Georgia, December 3, 1936

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSA 96, Series 3, File 9

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.


  • December 3, 1936

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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