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Engineering Graphics and Descriptive Geometry records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 000EGDG1
Materials relating to Engineering Graphics and Descriptive Geometry at Purdue University. Includes materials on the history of the Machine Graphics Department at Purdue. The collection includes various publications, reports, course manuals, work sheets, and other documents. Papers by Lillian Gilbreth, Paul Chenea, and H.H. Remmers are included. Please see PDF Finding Aid for collection inventory.


  • 1887-2002
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1940-1980
  • Other: Date acquired: 05/11/2004


Conditions Governing Access

There are no access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions.


4.00 Cubic Feet

2 cubic foot boxes, 2 wooden equipment cases other_unmapped

1.00 cubic_foot_boxes

2.00 cubic_foot_boxes

1.50 Linear Feet

Physical Access Requirements

Collection is stored off-site, 24 hour notice is required for viewing.

Source of Acquisition

Professor Dennis Short, Computer Graphics Dept
Method of Acquisition Records transfer

Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

multi-part note content
Engineering Graphics and Descriptive Geometry records
Archives Staff
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States