William T. Berkshire papers
Collection — Box: Communal Collections 3, Placement: 12
Identifier: MSA 51
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of a lab manual William Berkshire compiled when he was 15 years old, as part of his entrance exam to Purdue University.
- circa 1888
- Berkshire, William Thomas, 1882-1973 (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English
The collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use Information
Some material in this collection is in the public domain, while other material copyrights are held by Purdue University. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.
William T. Berkshire was a 1902 graduate of Purdue University. He was a member of the football team from 1899-1901. Berkshire trained as an electrical engineer and worked for General Electric, in Schenectady, New York.
0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)
Source and date of acquisition are unknown.
The material is housed in an acid-free folder and an acid-free box.
- William T. Berkshire papers
- Mary A. Sego
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Edition statement
- Second edition. Collection description first completed 2010-02-07.