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Mechanical Engineering Building records

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 60, Placement: 12
Identifier: UA 124

Scope and Contents

The Mechanical Engineering Building records contain the program from the building's dedication and a booklet with information describing the new building, the history of the Mechanical Engineering program at Purdue University, and the speeches delivered during the dedication ceremonies.

Dates

  • 1933

Creator

Languages of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Copyright held by Purdue University.

Historical Information

The Mechanical Engineering Building was dedicated on May 5, 1933. The building was expanded in 1962 and 2008. The laboratory portion of the building was completed in 1930 and the classrooms and offices completed in the fall of 1932.

Extent

0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)

Acquisition Information

Source and date of acquisition are unknown.

Processing Information

Collection housed in acid-free folder.

Creator

Title
Mechanical Engineering Building records
Status
Completed
Author
Jon Hathaway
Date
09/15/2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Edition statement
First edition.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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