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William F. M. Goss papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 148

Scope and Contents

One folder containing correspondence from Purdue President Edward C. Elliott upon the death of William Goss, concerning Purdue's representation at his funeral services. Also contains a thank you note from Mrs. Goss. The folder also contains a copy of Professor Goss' obituary, a report he had written: Facts Concerning Graduates of Purdue University, during the ten years ending with 1894, and a report; Thermal Tests Of Car Wheels, done by Goss for the Griffin Wheel Company and submitted to Railway Age by Mr. T. A. Griffin, the president of Griffin Wheel Company. The report is dated February 20, 1899. Also includes three oversized portraits of William Goss and testimonial of appreciation written in calligraphy. Oversized folders contain portraits of Goss.

Dates

  • 1894-1964

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

1.00 folders

1 folder other_unmapped

1.00 folders

1.00 folders

1.00 folders

Title
William F. M. Goss papers
Status
In Progress
Author
Mary A. Sego
Date
07/08/2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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