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Publications - US Department of Commerce – National Bureau of Standards, 1924 - 1978

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 550, Series 2

Content Description

From the Collection: Materials created, written and collected by Paul Edward Pontius about research and innovative engineering practices and policies when he was a graduate student at Purdue and when he was a Director of Optical Physics at the US Department of Standards.


  • 1924 - 1978

Access Information

The collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 0.727 Cubic Feet (two full-width letter-size manuscript boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

From the Collection: Portuguese

Materials Specific Details

Documents are in two boxes. Box 1 consist of 2 folders (a book and publications related to US Standards) and Box 2 consist of 1 folder (all publications related to US Standards)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States