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John R. Simmons student papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 313
The John R. Simmons student papers (1943-1951; 0.2 cubic feet) 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.

Dates

  • 1943-1951
  • Other: Date acquired: 09/02/2013

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research

Conditions Governing Use

Purdue University and heirs of John R. Simmons

Extent

0.20 Cubic Feet

1.00 mss._boxes

Abstract

Essays, papers, reports, and test results documenting some of the coursework John Simmons completed while an Aeronautical Engineering student at Purdue from 1950-1954. Also included is the report titled, “Aircraft Powerplant Testing,” by the instructional staff of the Powerplant Division of the School of Aeronautics, Purdue University, 1951, and several Civil Air regulations.

Biographical / Historical

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.

Source: Purdue Alumni Directory and short online obituary

Source of Acquisition

Donor unknown

Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

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Processing Information

All materials have been housed in acid-free folders, and acid-free boxes.
Title
John R. Simmons Student papers
Status
completed
Author
Mary A. Sego
Date
04/08/2017
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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