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Box 6


Contains 5 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University Employment, 1951 - 1994

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 500, Series 2
Scope and Contents Within this series is Duncan's first teaching contract as a Purdue University "Instructor in Aviation Technician Program, Technical Institutes, Division of Technical Extension." Also found here are some of the earliest papers from his employment at Purdue, and include departmental course outlines and exams prepared by James Maris, a helicopter course proposal, and guidelines for a proposed Airway Science curriculum. There are a few papers and correspondence from Duncan'’s work with the...
Dates: 1951 - 1994

Aviation Education Materials and Photo Album , 1954

 Sub-Series — Box: 6
Identifier: MSF 500, Series 2, Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents The last sub-series contains several miscellaneous items such as photographs, an Association for Avionics Education Conference Proceedings, and a Cooperative School and College Ability Test that was separated out for preservation purposes.
Dates: 1954

Letter from Willis C. Brown, Specialist for Aviation Education, Division of State and Local School Systems, 1954

 Item — Box: 6, Item: 1
Identifier: MSF 500, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, Item 1
Scope and Contents (Includes sample of printed materials from Brown's files.)
Dates: 1954

Photo album found among papers , undated

 File — Box: 6, Item: 2
Identifier: MSF 500, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, Item 2
Scope and Contents (Individuals unidentified, except for "Dr. and Mrs. Collins," and a few others.)
Dates: undated

William P. Duncan papers

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 500
Scope and Contents The William P. Duncan papers document Duncan'a undergraduate education at the University of Illinois Institute of Aviation and his graduate school work at Purdue University in the School of Education. Also included are papers from his early years as a Purdue University instructor in the Aviation Technician Program, Technical Institutes, Division of Technical Extension, along with the Purdue Aeronautics Corporation maintenance manual and the revisions it went through from 1956-1958....
Dates: 1951 - 1994; Other: Majority of material found within 1951 - 1959