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F. E. Morrow papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 10, Placement: 07
Identifier: MSA 32

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one folder which contains an article by F. E. Morrow.


  • 1921


Language of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

This collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Portions of material in this collection may be in the public domain. Other material copyrights held by Purdue University or original creator. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.

Biographical Information

Frederick E. Morrow graduated from Purdue University in 1904 from the civil engineering course. From June to November of that year he was employed in the engineering department of the Illinois Steel Company. From that time until April, 1907, he was in the service of the Chicago and North Western in the consecutive capacities of rodman, instrument man and assistant engineer. He then took a position as field engineer in the division of track and roadway of the Board of Supervising Engineers, Chicago Traction, which he held during the rehabilitation of the Chicago surface lines. In April, 1910, he entered the Chicago and Western Indiana organization as office engineer. In March, 1913, he was promoted to principal assistant engineer, and held this position until he was appointed as assistant chief engineer of both the C and W. I. and the Belt Railway.
Source: Railway Age Gazette, v. 59. no. 13, p. 583.


0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)

Processing Information

All material has been housed in acid-free folders and acid-free boxes.
F. E. Morrow papers
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Amanda Rumba and Mary A. Sego
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Edition statement
Second edition. Collection description first completed 2010-07-01 by Mary Sego.

Revision Statements

  • 2020-04-30: Collection description updated by Amanda Rumba to align with data entry standards.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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