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Frederick W. Greve papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 154

Scope and Contents

The Frederick W. Greve papers include articles published by Greve, primarily about hydraulics, as well as an membership certificates from the American Society of Civil Engineering and American Society of Mechanical Engineering, both from 1943.


  • 1918 - 1943


Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Access Information

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Material copyrights are held by Purdue University or their original creator. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.

Biographical Information

Professor Frederick W. Greve was born in Brooklyn, New York, attended Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and earned his B.S. and M.E. degrees from the University of Wisconsin. Greve was a professor of hydraulic engineering at Purdue University from 1911 until his death in 1950.


0.075 Cubic Feet (Three folders)

Processing Information

Oversized diplomas were rehoused in appropriately sized containers.
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Edition statement
Third edition. Collection description first completed on 2009-02-09.

Revision Statements

  • 2020-03-30: Collection description updated by Adelle Rogers.
  • 2020-08-25: Collection description and biographical information updated by Adriana Harmeyer.
  • 2023-03-07: Instance information updated by William Niner.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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