John R. Simmons student papers
Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 313
Scope and Contents
The John R. Simmons student papers document some of the coursework Simmons completed while an Aeronautical Engineering student at Purdue from 1950-1954. Included are "AE-90 Class Div. A" assignments/tests, and various English essays. Also included among the papers is a report titled, "Aircraft Powerplant Testing," by the instructional staff of the Powerplant Division of the School of Aeronautics, Purdue University, September 1951, and several type-written sheets of Civil Air regulations. Types of materials include: charts, essays, papers, reports, and test results.
- 1943 - 1951
- Simmons, John R., 1928 - 2011 (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection material is in English.
The collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use Information
Copyright held by Purdue University and heirs of John R. Simmons.
John R. Simmons was born August 22, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois to Ben C. and Dorothy (Dobler) Simmons. Simmons received his Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Purdue University in 1954.
0.182 Cubic Feet (One letter-size half-width manuscript box)
The papers are in chronological order, for the most part.
Source and date of acquisition are unknown.
All materials have been housed in acid-free folders and an acid-free box.
- John R. Simmons student papers
- Mary A. Sego
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- Edition statement
- Second edition. Collection description was first completed 2015-12-15.
- 2020-05-28: Collection description updated to new standards by Mary A. Sego.