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Paul W. Covert papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 17, Placement: 11
Identifier: MSF 65

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one folder containing an article written by Paul Covert.


  • 1903


Language of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

This collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Collection material is in the public domain.

Biographical Information

Paul W. Covert earned his Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering (B.M.E.) from Purdue University in 1895. He was a Purdue University assistant in Foundry, 1895-1896. Covert also worked in the Engineering Laboratory at Purdue. He later worked as an Instructor at Manual Training High School, Indianapolis, 1903. Covert was a member of the Indiana Engineering Society, starting in 1902 and serving on the Committee for Mechanical Engineering for several years.
Source: Proceedings of the Indiana Engineering Society, 1903, pp. 86-88, along with notation written on article.

Goss, W. F. M. "Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers." Vol. XVII (New York City, NY: American Society of Mechanical Engineers), 1896: 398.

(Collected) Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Indiana Englineering Society, Vol. 26 - 29 (1906 - )-29 (1909).


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1.00 folders

Paul W. Covert papers
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Amanda Rumba and Mary A. Sego
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Second edition. Collection description first completed 2010-03-07 by Mary Sego.

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  • 2020-04-13: Collection description updated by Amanda Rumba to more fully meet standards.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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