Robert J. Gagen engineering tools
Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 38
Scope and Contents
Robert J. Gagen engineering tools consist of three sets of engineering drafting/compass tools used by Gagen as a Purdue student. One of the sets has Purdue inscribed on the case.
- Gagen, Robert J., 1912-1945 (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection material is in English.
The collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use Information
Material in this collection is in the public domain.
Robert J. Gagen was a member of the Purdue University Class of 1933. He later served his country as a First Lieutenant in the United States Army during World War II, Southwest Pacific Theatre. He died as a prisoner of war at Camp Moji (Hospital) Fukuoka, Kyushu Island, Japan.
0.176 Cubic Feet (One flat box)
Donation received from Susan Metsger on August 3, 2009.
The tools have been wrapped in tissue and placed into an acid-free artifact box.
- Robert J. Gagen engineering tools
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- Mary A. Sego
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- Second edition. Collection description first completed 2010-01-04.