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Lynn A. Scipio papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 12, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSA 210

Scope and Contents

The papers contain articles by Purdue alumnus, Lynn Scipio.


  • 1920 - 1921


Language of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Portions of material in this collection are in the public domain. Other material copyrights held by Purdue University or original creator. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of material.

Biographical Information

Lynn A. Scipio received a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University in 1888. The following was taken directly from the Debris (Purdue yearbook), page 38, 1938. It is on a page devoted to prominent Purdue alumni: "L.A. Scipio..1888..secured teaching position at University of Nebraska..accepted job developing engineering school in Turkey in barely survived the war..after war students became more numerous and college improved..all technical education is given in the English language..carries on considerable work as consulting engineer in Greece..has been dean of engineering school of Istanbul American College for twenty-six years."


0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)


The papers are in chronological order.

Acquisition Information

Source and date of acquisition are unknown.

Processing Information

The material has been placed into an acid-free folder and an acid-free box.
Lynn A. Scipio papers
Under Review
Mary A. Sego
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Edition statement
Second edition. Collection description was first completed 2012-02-08.

Revision Statements

  • 2020-05-12: Collection description updated to new standards by Mary A. Sego.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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