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Indiana Engineering Society records

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MSP 16

Scope and Contents

The Indiana Engineering Society Records (1913-1937, 0.5 cubic feet) document the correspondence, activities and conferences of the Indiana Engineering Society. Highlighting individual members and other regional engineering societies, the collection shows the Indiana Engineering Society's involvement with the community. Although the records span the years of 1913 to 1937, the majority of the records cover from 1927 to 1937. Types of materials include: correspondence, meeting minutes, by-laws, financial reports, and member directories.


  • 1913-1937
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1927-1937


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Purdue University


0.50 Cubic Feet

0.5 cubic feet (1 manuscript box) other_unmapped

1.00 mss._boxes

Arrangement Note

Folder 1 includes loose-leaf papers that have been bound together with a small binder. Folders 2-11include loose-leaf papers of correspondence, meeting minutes, by-laws, financial reports, and member directories, in no particular order. Materials are arranged chronologically.

Source of Acquisition

Originally part of the William F. M. Goss book collection

Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

William F. M. Goss Papers, 1892

College of Engineering

College of Engineering Records, Purdue University

Andrey A. Potter collection

Andrey A. Potter Papers, 1893-1986

William K. Hatt Papers

William K. Hatt Papers, 1913-192?

Processing Information

All original order of the materials has been retained. Materials have been housed in acid-free folders and an acid-free box.
Indiana Engineering Society records
In Progress
Shauna Borger
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Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States